The hotel industry in India is booming in India with some of the biggest international brands heading for Indian shores. Institutes providing hotel management courses are also mushrooming at the same time to meet the demand for well-groomed hospitality professionals. A course in hotel management from a reputed college will provide you with qualitative theoretical, practical and on the job industrial training so that you are ready to take on the hotel industry.
Some of the major institutions that form an important part of education in Shimla are as follows:
List of top 10 Hotel Management Colleges:
|Sl. No||Name of the Institute||Address||Telephone no|
|Bahra University||Waknaghat distt. SolanShimla,Himachal Pradesh 173215,Indai.||9816014412/9805032446|
|Heritage Institute of Hotel and Tourism||SanjauliShimla,Himachal Pradesh.||9997995901|
|Institute of Hotel Management .||Kufri,Shimla,Himachal Pradesh – 171012||0177 – 2648322.|
|Himachal Pradesh University||HPU, Shimla-5Himachal pradesh||91-177-2633251|
|APG Shimla University||Village Pujarli, Shoghi Mehli Bypass Road, Mohal Sargheen , Near Panthaghati, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India- 171009.||01772006001, 9971449996.|
|Bells Institute of Management & Technology.||Knowledge City, Mehli, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India- 171009.||9318922292, 9318922293, 9318922289.|
Here is a brief introduction of some of the top Hotel Management colleges:-
1. Bahra University:
Profile: Bahra University is established as State Private University by Act No. 2 of 2011 of State Legislature of Himachal Pradesh. Bahra University has been notified by the UGC under section 22 of the UGC Act 1956 and is empowered by the UGC to award degrees vide letter F.No. 8-34/2011(CPP-I/PU) dated 8th July 2011.
Course Offered: Institute is offering B. Sc. course with specialization in Hotel Management & Catering Operation, Bachelor in Tourism Management, Master in Hotel and Tourism Management.
Admission: On the merit of JEE conducted by NCHMCT or on merit of BUCET-2013 conducted by Bahra University and 10+2 from any recognized state/national board with minimum 45% marks.in qualifying exam(40% in case of SC/ST/OBC).
Fees Structure: The fee structure for the 4 year BHM course is Rs. 48,000 per semester. The total fee for the whole course turns out to be around Rs. 3,80,000.
2. Heritage Institute of Hotel and Tourism:
Profile: Heritage Institute of Hotel & Tourism is an Institute of excellence of the upcoming chain of Management Institutes. HIHT is a premier Institute in the field of Hospitality Education; as the environment at HIHT makes the students commited to learn all the aspects of Hotel and Managerial Skills.
Course Offered: Bachelor in Hotel Management & Catering Technology & Tourism (BHMCTT), Bachelor of Science (Hotel Management Catering Technology & Tourism)
Admission: The candidate should have been passed 10+2 or equivalent from any recognised board. The admissions are based on Entrance exam followed by group discussion.
Fees Structure: The course fees are INR 184000.
3. Institute of Hotel Management :
Profile:Institute of Hotel Management Shimla is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University. The institute is registered under National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology which is a registered Society under Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Government of India. The institute offers graduate and diploma level courses in various fields of Hotel Management and Catering.
Course Offered: B.Sc. in Hotel Management, Craftsmanship Course in Food Production & Patisserie, Diploma in F & B Services.
Admission: Minimum qualification for admission is a pass certificate in the final examination of 10+2 system of Senior Secondary education or its equivalent with English as one of the compulsory subjects. Those appearing in 10+2 final or equivalent examination can also appear in JEE for being considered on a provisional basis. Age limit is 22 years, relaxable up to 25 years for candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe as on July 01, of the year.
Fees Structure: The total course fees are Rs. 198300.00 .
4. Himachal Pradesh University:
Profile: The Master of Tourism Administration Degree started as an Independent course in Himachal Pradesh University in the year 1992 under the Institute of Vocational Studies, Faculty of Commerce and Management. The programme was initiated keeping in view the growing importance of the Tourism Industry to the country
Course Offered: The college offers Master of Tourism Administration (MTA), Five year integrated Course in Tourism Administration (FYICTA), Bachelor in Hotel Management, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.).
Admission: The students passing 10+2 in any stream from any recognized Institution/ Board with at least 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST) will be eligible for admission to the course Bachelor in Hotel Management. The maximum age limit for the course is 22 years on 1st July of the year concerned. In case of Scheduled Caste/tribe, the upper age limit will be raised by three years.
Fees Structure: The course fees is 453 Subsidized, admission Fee + Rs 60,000 for Bachelor in Hotel Management course.
5. APG Shimla University:
Profile: APG Shimla University is a private residential university located in Himachal Pradesh one of the most breathtakingly beautiful regions on the planet, the Himalayas. APG Shimla University aspires to be the paragon of the comprehensive educational institution of the new century by fusing together a holistic teaching philosophy with innovative course content.
Course Offered: Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Bachelor Hotel and Tourism Management.
Admission: Candidate should have passed in 10+2 or equivalent from any recognised board.
Fees Structure: INR 330000.
6. Bells Institute of Management & Technology:
Profile: Established in the year 2000, Bells Institute of Management & Technology is the first AICTE approved integrated campus in the state capital Shimla and first in the Shimla district. The campus is affiliated to 40 years old state owned Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill, Shimla.
Course Offered: Bells Institute offers BHM (Bachelor of Hotel Management). It is a 3 year undergraduate degree programme designed for those who wish to make a career in the hospitality sector. The programme follows an up-to-date curriculum and adopts the semester system.
Admission: Applicants must be a 12th passed in any stream with 50% marks (45% for reserved category).
Fees Structure: The whole course fees for 3 yrs will be 60,000+40,000+20,000.