HOTEL MANAGEMENT COURSE DETAILS:
Hotels are one of the most conspicuous and important aspects of a country’s infrastructure and also connected with the tourism industry. The variety of experience in hotel management is greater than the experience acquired from any other profession since the industry has a combination of various skills like food and beverage service, management, housekeeping, sales and marketing, front office operation, accounting. With the increase in corporate activity, heading to greater number of business trips and the desire to travel on holidays has made the hotel industry a very competitive one.
How to do HM ?
After Class X: Room attendants, chambermaids, cooking assistants/ cooks, receptionists and bellboys are craft level workers. Some jobs (bakery, reception etc.) may need a short-duration vocational training.
After Class XII: Diploma/degree in hotel management – These courses are conducted by several types of institutions — government and privately managed institutions or institutions operated by chain of hotels, hotel schools conducting training program in collaboration with international hotel institutions etc. Selection to most of these courses is through an entrance exam that includes a written test, interview and group discussion.