By- Akanksha Yadav
About Hotel Management field:
The hotel management course is currently one of the most glamorous and exciting careers among students. The hospitality and tourism industry has got the most benefit from globalization. The hotel management industry is growing very fast and also creating various job opportunities for students. Every year, many hospitality-related jobs are introduced in the country by many Indian organizations and international hotel chains. That is why this industry is going fast.
If a student wants to pursue his/her career in the hotel management field, he/she should first have his/her undergraduate (UG)/postgraduate (PG) degree from a reputed university/college/institute. During these programs, the students learn about various hotel management subjects like food and beverage service, kitchen operations management, cookery, front office management, management of hospitality organizations etc. They also learn about principles and practices of management, hospitality operations and management, organizational behaviour, food and beverage management, travel management etc.
There are many hotel management colleges/institutes available in India. They offer UG, PG, Diploma, and Certificate programs in this field. These courses are offered in offline and online modes.
After completion of the degree, individuals can start their career as a chef, hotel manager, executive chef, baker, hospitality executive, catering officer etc. Individuals can expect a salary of INR 3, 25,000 to INR 4, 40,000 annually in the beginning.