Certification in Hospitality Management

Hospitality industry has been a major employment generator in India for the last few years. Globalization and rapid development in the past two to three decades has a big impetus of change for the industry. It is not always required that one should hold a bachelors or masters degree for making a career in the field. If you can’t afford to study for a full fledged degree program, you can opt for a certification in HM from a reputed institute.

Hotel management institutesHotel Management offering certification programs

Institute of Hotel Management, Delhi

IHM, Delhi conducts 6-8 weeks certificate program in food and beverage service, housekeeping, bakery and food production. You can also opt of 6 months and one year diploma course in the specializations listed above.

Indian Institute of Hotel Management, Kolkata

Indian Institute of Hotel Management, Kolkata, is one of the most reputed institutes in India nurturing top grade professionals for the hospitality sector. It offers a 6 months long certificate course in Hotel Operation. Minimum educational qualification required for the course is a pass in matriculation.

Indian Institute of Hospitality Management

 Indian Institute of Hospitality Management conducts six months and one year long certificate courses in food & beverage services, tourism management, HM and catering technology and bakery.


Ranking of Indian Hotel Management Colleges

The Top Hotel Management Colleges in India are:

1. Oberoi School of Hotel Management (OSHM), New Delhi
2. Rizvi Institute of Hotel Management, Mumbai
3. International Institute of Hotel Management (IIHM), Kolkata
4. Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Hotel Management, Chandigarh
5. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Ahmedabad
6. Indian Institute of Hotel Management and Culinary Arts (IIHMCA), Hyderabad
7. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Mumbai
8. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM) (Taj Group), Aurangabad
9. Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Gwalior
10. Subhas Bose Institute of Hotel Management (SBIHM), Kolkata

The Top Hotel Management Colleges are ranked on the basis of several factors depending on the status of education, faculty, placements and infrastructure,.  There are various sources from where these rankings are usually presumed. What are the things, depending on which these premier colleges are ranked? Let’s have a detailed look:

1) Infrastructure: Infrastructure is one of the significant things to consider while judging the status of a college. The premier institutes have world class book stocks in the libraries, upgraded tools are used while teaching and the labs are also equipped with advanced tools.

2) Quality of Education: This is another feature, which is perhaps the most important criteria of a good college. The intellectual ambience attracts the students and they enjoy the process of learning in the institute.

Top Courses offered by the hotel management colleges in India are:
• MBA in Hotel Management
• Bachelor in Hotel Management (BHM)
• M.Sc. in Hotel Management
• B.Sc. in Hotel Management
• BBA in Hotel Management
• B.A. in Hotel Management
• Diploma in Hotel Management (DHM)
• Certificate Course in Hotel & Catering Management
• PG Diploma in Hotel Management (PGDHM)

Professions that candidates usually join after achieving the degree in hotel management:

Front Office Management, Personality and Communication Development, Computer Application, Housekeeping and Laundry Operations, Hotel Economics, Advanced Accounts, Catering and Food & Beverage Management, Human Resource Planning and Development, Advanced Bakery and Confectionery, Food Production Management, Environmental Study and Facilities Planning, Sales and Marketing, Travel and Tourism Management, Personal and Industrial Law, Food and Beverage Service, Management Technique, Hygiene and Sanitation, Total Quality Management, Food Science and Nutrition, Safety and First-Aid, Marketing Management and so on.