A prime part of hospitality industry, hotel management has broad employment opportunities. Moreover, with globalization getting acceptance with more countries, hotel management industry is really becoming global. As chain owners of hotel are opening new hotels in numerous cities, requirement for trained hotel management professionals is enormous. Although measured one of the most glamorous careers, hotel management needs professionals who can keep their cool even in the most challenging time.
There are many job profiles in hotel management and depending upon the students' education, the positions, work experience are offered. However, in order to work in top or middle level management candidates must have a course degree in travel management. Whereas some hotels appoint graduates straight from collages/universities, some other hotels appoint only trained hotel management graduates. Students can do degree course in hotel management soon after +2 which are offered by multiple hotel management institutes.
What will be the cost- Fees of Hotel Management
Depending upon the rank and prestigious of hotel management institutes the fee is charged from students. Whereas Garden City College at Bangalore charges around Rs. 3,50,000 for the 3 year graduate course, Christ College in the same city ask students to pay Rs. 48,0000 per semester for four year BHM course. Similarly, a graduate degree in hotel management at IHM Chennai can cost Rs 37,500 per semester. Candidates who are not willing to pay heavy fee on the courses from top notch hotel management colleges may go for diploma courses provided by the same institutes.
Salary package in hotel management industry differs depending upon the hotel management institute the students passed out from, skills, work experience and ability to handle tough circumstances. Those who come from reputed hotel management institutes such as IHM receive starting salary of Rs 20,000 or more. Similarly, students with diploma or certification programs can obtain salaries starting from Rs 8,000 - 10,000 . Again the salary differs a lot on the size and shape of the employment company. Large hotel chains provide attractive salary and pamper their employees.