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Hotel Management Career

[one_half][ads1][/one_half]Hotel Management Career – Hotels are without doubt one of the most visible & important aspect of a country’s infrastructure linked with the Tourism industry. India has seen a lot of boom in the number of tourists visiting India and even the one’s visiting within the country and apart from leisure, many corporate events & functions are seen making hotels their venue. So naturally the demand for professionally qualified individuals specializing in Hotel management Career is lot more than ever before.

So what are the courses available under Hotel Management Career , you ask ?

  • Bachelor of Arts in Hotel Management.
  • Bachelor of Hotel management.
  • Bachelor of Science in Hotel management.
  • BA ( Hons) in Hotel management.
  • B B A in Hotel Management.
  • MBA in Hotel management.
  • Diploma in Hotel Management.
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Hotel Management.
  • Certificate courses in Hotel & Catering management.
  • Craftsmanship courses.

Duration varies from college to college & from one university to another. But generally,

  • The duration of a bachelor course is anywhere between 3 to 4 years.
  • Duration of a master’s program can be anywhere from 18 to 24 months.
  • ​Duration of a certificate or diploma course will be 6 to 18 months.

How Do I get there ?

The eligibility criteria for a course in Hotel Management differs according to the program one opts for. Going into specifics,

  • For a diploma course after 10th, One needs to pass 10th with a minimum percentage of 40%  from a recognized board.
  • For a Bachelor’s degree, One must have passed 10+2 with minimum percentage of 50%.
  • ​For a Postgraduate degree, One must have passed his/her bachelor’s degree with at-least 45% marks from a recognized university.

Job Prospects 

Since a Hotel is an amalgamation of many different services offered, The number of Hotel Management career options also varies simultaneously.

The different career in Hotel management options available are

  • Front office manager.
  • Food & Beverage manager.
  • Banquets manager.
  • Human resources & secretary.
  • Air Hostess & Flight stewards.
  • Asst. Restaurant manager.
  • Bar Manager.
  • House-keeping manager.
  • Hotel Administration.
  • Dietitian.
  • Travel & tourism management.

Career in Hotel management includes within it a lot many areas to choose from, such as

  • Hotel & restaurant management.
  • Cruise ship Hotel management.
  • Hospital Administration & catering.
  • Hotel & Tourism Associations.
  • Airline catering & cabin services.
  • Club Management.
  • Forest Lodges.
  • Guest houses.

So all in all,  A career in Hotel management offers a lot to choose from and a lot of scope within the different areas to gain expertise and excel.