Hotel Management- Scope and Eligibility

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Hotel Management- Scope and Eligibility A cardinal part of hospitality industry- hotel management that has a wide range of job opportunities. The Hotel Management industry, becoming a global industry is gaining acceptance in more and more countries. The demand for hotel management professionals is already huge and is expected to grow more with the increasing number of hotels being set up in India and all over the world Hotel management can include

 • Hotel & Restaurant management,
 • Cruise Ship Hotel management,
 • Hospital Administration and Catering,
 • Hotel and Tourism Associations,
 • Airline Catering and Cabin Services,
 • Club management,
 • Forest Lodges,
 • Guest Houses amongst others

 The minimum selection criteria

 • For an undergraduate course in hotel management is 10+2 with 50% marks. However, candidates who do not have 50% marks in +2 can do diploma or certificate course in hotel management which are being offered by various institutes. Certificate courses can be of six months to one year duration, a diploma of two years and a degree course of three year duration.

The Hospitality, travel and tourism gives the opportunity to travel around the world as jobs in hotel management exist all around the world.

 The Careers after Hotel Management include

 • Airline Catering (flight kitchen) and Cabin Services
 • Club management
 • Cruise Ship Hotel Management
 • Hospital administration and catering
 • Hotel and Tourism Associations (for eg: state tourism development corporations)
 • Hospitality services in the Indian Navy
 • Hospitality services in various MNCs
 • Forest Lodges
 • Guest Houses, resorts
 • Kitchen Management (in hotels or running canteens in college, schools, in factories, company guest houses etc.)
 • Catering departments of railways, banks, armed forces, shipping companies etc.
 • Hotel and catering institutes (as a management trainee/ marketing or sales executive)
 • Self employment (as an entrepreneur)

 The famous institutions that provides training in hotel management includes V L Balakrishna Janakiammal College Of Arts And Science , Tamil Nadu and Chavara Institute of Management and Media Studies.