Bachelor of Hotel Management, Travel and Tourism
Culture and civilization of society has established that sustainable, social development and ethnic living are the corner stone of any social change in our society. In our culture, highest regards have been extended to our parents, teachers and our guests and to serve them with devotion is our moral responsibility. In this modern world of globalization, traveling is a routine activity be it official, business or tourism. With time, several developmental changes in the world has led to establishment of new service enterprise and industry called as Hotel and hospitality as well as travel and tourism.
This has led to emergence of new education discipline of Hotel and hospitality Management to train the youth to address the needs of travellers, guests and visitors. This has enhanced the standard of living and lifestyle. This sector is gaining magnitude as various states in India have evolved as tourist spots in recent years.
Bachelor of Hotel management, travel and tourism is an undergraduate degree that student can pursue in the field of hospital management. It makes student ready to work in the industry of travel, tourism and hospitality. This is basically a vocational course given by many colleges for varied duration usually of three or four years.
Various key skills required by candidate are-
Spirit of social commitment
Critical thinking and problem solving skills
A good sense of morality, ethics and values
Confidence to interact with people
Communication and interpersonal skills
Dedication to work for long hours
Some popular hotels that hire hospitality and travel management graduates are listed below-
- Hyatt Hotels
- ITC Group of Hotels
- Oberoi Group of Hotels
- Marriott International, Inc.
Duration ;- 3 years
Eligibility ;- 10+2 from Commerce (Mathematics)
Course difficulty ;- Average
Types of course ;- Bachelor
Course Expense ;- High
Jobs after course ;- Tour Guide, Travel Agent, Tour Coodinator, Travel Planner, Aircraft Crew
Median payscale ;- 30 - 35 lakhs per year