Hospitality Management

 

About the course:

As the name of the degree suggest, to pursue hospitality management, you will need to develop skills to be hospitable. If you love working with people, are a great organizar, ensure that events run successfully, then this course could be an ideal discipline for you. As you will pursue this course, you will develop expertise in managing diverse functions, such as that of finance and accounting involved in organisation of an event, foodservice, marketing, human ,and lodging among others. You can gain a degree in hospitality management by pursuing degrees in any of the three – Master of Science (MSc), Master of Arts (MA), or Master of Business Administration (MBA) depending upon the varied level of professionalism involved in each.

 

Entry requirements/Qualification:

For entrance in bachelor’s college degree, the applicant will need to have passed their senior secondary examination in commerce stream with subjects like maths, economics, and financial records.

The eligibility requirement to pursue master’s degree would require a bachelor’s degree with commerce.

 

Documents required:

While applying for bachelor’s degree you shall require the following documents:

  • Important documents from school including mark-sheets of high school and senior secondary school, transfer certificate, and migration certificate.
  • In case if it is relevant, you may also want to keep ready caste certificates attested by a competent authority.

While applying for master’s degree you shall require the following documents:

  • Original/Provisional marksheet from bachelor’s degree
  • Migration certificate

 

Course content:

Some of the sub-subjects that you may study while pursuing a degree in hospitality management may include the following:

  • Tourism Management
  • Event Management
  • Hospitality marketing
  • Luxury hospitality
  • Hospitality finance

 

Fees:

The fee for the bachelor’s and master’s courses may vary from 15,000/- per month to 50,000/- per month depending upon the college you take admission.

 

Scholarships:

You may apply to the following scholarships to avail concessions while pursuing a degree in hospitality management:

  • FAEA Scholarships to pursue undergraduate studies in arts/commerce/science/medical/engineering and other technical and professional disciplines at any university/institution/college in India
  • Central Sector Scheme Scholarship for Class 12 passed students of Science, Commerce & Arts subjects
  • JM Sethia Merit Scholarship Scheme
  • Nirankari Rajmata Scholarship Scheme

 

Course duration:

The duration of the bachelor’s course may extend upto three years and the duration of the masters’ course may extend upto two years.

 

Job prospects:

You may find lucrative job offers with a degree in hospitality management at the following designations:

  • Hospitality manager
  • Hotel manager
  • Restaurant manager
  • Cruise director
  • Events manager
  • Accommodation manager
  • Catering manager
  • Chef
  • Fast food restaurant manager
  • Public house manager