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Bachelor of Hotel Management


Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) is a college class acquainting understudies with the basics and distinctive features of the cordiality area. The length of this course differs from 3-4 years relying upon College.

Hotel Management is a program which trains students to work in hotel administration, hospitals, airline, MNCs etc., especially in the food service, food preparation, marketing, etc. This course skills the students in the field of food and beverage preparation, food service, front office operations and housekeeping operations. A candidate with a good personality is preferable in the industry. BHM aims to provide the basic knowledge in hygiene, food safety & nutrition standards etc.

BHM aims in the following topics:

  • Food and Beverage Production
  • Food and Beverage Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Front Office

Courses & Eligibility

For the course of BHM, there is no requirement of any specific stream to be passed from in 10+2. The basic eligibility is;

  • 12th pass (from any stream)
  • English is likewise required as one of the subjects

Course Curriculum

The course curriculum for Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) is as under:


Foundation Course in Food Production-I
Foundation Course in Food & Beverage Service-I
Foundation Course in Front Office-I
Foundation Course in Accommodation Operations-I
Application of Computers
Hotel Engineering
Principles of Food Science

Foundation Course in Food Production-II
Foundation Course in Food & Beverage Service-II
Foundation Course in Front Office-II
Foundation Course in Accommodation Operations-II
Foundation Course in Tourism


Food Production Operations
Food & Beverage Operations
Front Office Operations
Accommodation Operations
Food & Beverage Controls
Hotel Accountancy
Food Safety & Quality
Research Methodology
Industrial Training
Management in Tourism
Communications Skills in English
Human Resource Management


Advanced Food Production Operations
Advanced Food & Beverage Operations
Front Office Management
Accommodation Management
Food & Beverage Management
Facility Planning
Financial Management
Strategic Management
Research Project
Guest speakers/self-study
Tourism Marketing

Career Prospect

With a BHM degree, a person can choose job vacancy in both; Private as well as Public sector. Some of the posts for a Hotel Management Graduate are:

  • Hotel managers
  • Air hostesses
  • Flight stewards
  • Consultants to hotels
  • Restaurant managers
  • Event organizers

Pay & Remuneration

Salary will be different according to the type of job, the position of the job and company in which a person is working. The starting salary for BHM fresher is around Rs. 10,000 - 30,000/- per month.

Earning rises with time but depending upon work performance of the employee.

Famous Personalities

Some of the famous personalities in the field of Hotel Management are as follows:

  • Andre Balazs (31 January 1957)
  • Conrad Hilton (25 December 1887 - 3 January 1979)
  • Alex Polizzi (28 August 1971)
  • John Wayles Jefferson (8 May 1835 - 12 July 1892)
  • Steve Wynn (27 January 1942)
  • Ratan Tata (28 December 1937)
  • VG Siddhartha
  • Riyaz Amlani (20 November 1974)
  • P Rajagopal (1947)
  • Niki Leondakis
  • Sanjeev Kapoor (10 April 1964)
  • Vikas Khanna (14 November 1971)
  • Cesar Ritz (23 February 1850 - 24 October 1918)
  • Conrad Hilton (25 December 1887 - 3 January 1979)
  • Bill Marriott Jr. (25 March 1932)

Top Colleges in India

There are various Government as well as Private colleges available for the course of Hotel Management across India. Some of the famous and top colleges are as follows:

Top Colleges for Hotel Management
Oberoi School of Hotel Management, Delhi
Institute of Hotel Management,  Aurangabad
Christ University, Bangalore
International Institute of Hotel Management, Kolkata
Army Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Bangalore
International Institute of Hotel Management, Banglore
Institute of Hotel Management and Catering, Udaipur
International Institute of Hotel Management, Delhi
Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology, and Applied Nutrition, Mumbai
International Institute of Hotel Management, Pune
Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management, Kolkata
Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune
Institute of Hotel Management, Catering & Nutrition (IHM), New Delhi
Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology, and Applied Nutrition, Chennai

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