Many Indian and foreign visitors or travelers are showing lot of interest to explore historically famous sites and beautiful locations in the country. This is helping in the quick development of hospitality industry with increasing job opportunities in this sector. Hospitality Management is in-fact attracting everyone’s attention as a better and prospective sector.
Those who have done hotel management courses can find jobs not only in star hotels but also in event management companies, airlines, facility management in international organizations, cruise lines, retail management and so on.
As all these jobs are related to service sector and it is very important to have an understanding about the requirements of customers for a successful career in this industry. So hotel management is offering degree and post graduate courses along with certificate courses for service sector industry. Those who have discipline, patience, hard work and good mannerisms can shine well in the hospitality industry.
To introduce standard education in this sector the tourism ministry of Indian government has established an organization called National Council for HM&CT in 1987. There are also many affiliated centers to this organization like 21 central IHM’s and above 40 State IHM centers providing training and educational facilitates to thousands of students interested in this sector. These students shall get offers as management trainees and corporate trainees in the hotel and tourism industry.
Those who have done courses in hotel management can find job opportunities in star hotels as chefs, front office executives and food & beverages executives. Moreover, they are also eligible for jobs in event management companies, airlines, international facility management organizations, cruise lines and also in the retail management sector.
With the establishment of many national and international hotels in our country there is lot of demand for human resources in this industry. Keeping this in view, Institute of Hotel Management has been working to offer standard education with new syllabus and curriculum for the past 40 years in different states of the country.
Job opportunities in Hospitality Management Field
Those who have entered into their third year of the course can find jobs through campus placements as management trainees and corporate trainees in different organizations. Those who are selected can expect minimum salary of 14,000 to maximum 35,000 to 40,000 rupees per month.
This year almost 34 organizations have visited the Institute of Hotel Management Education Institution in Vidyanagar, Hyderabad to conduct campus placements for the B.Sc. hospitality course students and have organized the interviews. Out of 143 students who have attended the interviews 130 students have got the job (90.90%).
Some companies have recruited more students and there are also opportunities for job in facility management, strategy management, marketing management, financial management, food science, nutrition and computers etc.
Those who are interested in this course can write the Entrance test conducted nationwide every year for the National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology.
For more details like courses and certifications one can visit http://www.nchmct.org.