Top 10 Hotel Management Colleges in India 2022

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Want to make a career in the hotel management industry? Find out which are the top 10 hotel management colleges in India, along with the list of courses offered by them and how you can secure admission in them. Scroll on for details.

Top 10 Hotel Management Colleges in India 2021

Hotel Management is one of the most popular courses among students wanting to make a career in the ever-growing hospitality industry. With globalisation, the hospitality and tourism industry of India is growing tremendously. As the hospitality sector is booming, there is a constant need for skilled professionals in the industry.

Considering the rising demand for hotel management programmes in India, many five star hotels in the country have also started offering hotel management courses in India.

Also Read: Top hotel management courses offered by 5-star hotels in India.

With a graduate or postgraduate degree in hotel management, students can choose to work in departments such as housekeeping, hotel administration, food & beverage management, front office, sales & marketing, and so on. However, for lucrative job offers in top-notch companies and hotels such as the Taj Group, ITC Group and Oberoi Group of Hotels, it is important that students obtain their hotel management degree from reputed colleges. So, to help aspirants, Shiksha has compiled a list of the best hotel management colleges in the country.

Note: The top 10 hotel management colleges in India given below have been ranked as per India Today Rankings 2021.   

Towards the end of the article, the complete list of the top hotel management colleges in India is mentioned. Below, aspirants can go through detailed information related to the top 10 hotel management colleges in India for the year 2021-2022.

Institute of Hotel Management, Catering & Nutrition, PUSA New Delhi

[India Today Rank: 1] 

Location: New Delhi

Admission Through: NCHMCT JEE

IHM Pusa Ranking 2020

IHM Delhi (popularly known as IHM Pusa) is a premier hotel management institutes in India set up by the central government in 1962. Currently, the institute imparts education and training to over 900 students from different parts of the country.

Programmes on offer at IHM Delhi are as follows:

BSc in Hospitality & Hotel Administration

Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics & Hospital Food Service

Diploma in Food & Beverage Service

Diploma in Bakery & Confectionery

Craftsmanship Course in Food Production & Patisserie

MSc in Hospitality Administration

Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration

[India Today Rank: 2] 

Location: Manipal

Admission Through: Marks obtained in qualifying exam (Class XII)

Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration Ranking 2020

Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration (WGSHA) was established in 1986. It has tie-ups with seven foreign universities. Apart from that, the training and development programme of this hotel management college is also “recognised by the International Hotel Association (IHA), Paris”.

The official website of the institute states that aspirants are eligible to apply for admission at WGSHA if they have cleared their 10+2 “A Level, IB, American 12th grade or equivalent preferably with above 45% marks in aggregate”. Candidates meeting the eligibility are shortlisted for admissions on the basis of Group Discussion and Interview.

Courses offered at WGSHA are:

Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM)

BA Culinary Arts

MSc Dietetics and Applied Nutrition

MSc Hospitality & Tourism Management

PG Diploma in Culinary Arts

IHM Mumbai

[India Today Rank: 3] 

Location: Mumbai

Admission Through: NCHMCT JEE

IHM Mumbai Ranking 2020

IHM Mumbai was established in 1954 “by the All India Women’s Central Food Council under the leadership of Late Smt Lilavati Munshi”.

Candidates can apply for admission at IHM Mumbai if they have cleared their Class 12 (or its equivalent examination) with English being a (compulsory) subject pursued by them. Programmes on offer at IHM Mumbai are as follows:

BSc Degree in Hospitality and Hotel Administration

Diploma in Food Production 

12 weeks Certificate Course in Bakery

12 weeks Certificate Course in Cookery

IHM Hyderabad

[India Today Rank: 4]

Location: Hyderabad

Admission Through: NCHMCT JEE

IHM Hyderabad Ranking 2020

Established in 1972 as a Food Craft Institute, IHM Hyderabad was established by the Government of India and Government of Andhra Pradesh, jointly. In 1984, the college upgraded into institute as it introduced three-year Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering Technology courses. Currently, the institute is functioning under the academic control of National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT).

Courses on offer at IHM Hyderabad are as mentioned below:

BSc Programme in Hospitality & Hotel Administration

Post Graduate Diploma in Accommodation Operations & Management

Craftsmanship Course in Food Production & Patisserie

Craftsmanship Course in Food & Beverage Service

IHM Chennai

[India Today Rank: 5]

Location: Chennai

Admission Through: NCHMCT JEE

IHM Chennai Ranking 2020

IHM Chennai was jointly established by Government of India and Government of Tamil Nadu in 1963. It was founded with aim to to provide quality education in BSc Hospitality and Hotel Administration, MSc Hotel Administration and many more diploma and craft courses. Currently, the institute offers the following courses to candidates:

MSc in Hospitality Administration

BSc in Hospitality and Hotel Administration

Craftsmanship Course in  Food Production & Patisserie

Craftsmanship Course in  Food & Beverage Service

Diploma in Bakery & Confectionary

Diploma in Front Office Operation

Diploma in Food & Beverage Service

Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics & Hospital Food Service

 

Post Graduate Diploma in Accommodation Operation & Management

Certificate Course in Hotel & Catering Management

IHM Lucknow

[India Today Rank: 6]

Location: Lucknow

Admission Through: NCHMCT JEE

IHM Lucknow Ranking 2020

Established in 1969 as a Food Craft Institute, IHM Lucknow was upgraded in 1980 to become an Institute of Hotel Management and it was at this time that it was allowed to offer three year diploma course in hospitality education.

IHM Lucknow is spread over an area of four acres. The hostel facility at the college offers 120 seats in boy’s hostel 60 seats in girl’s hostel.

Courses on offer at IHM Lucknow are:

BSc in Hospitality and Hotel Administration

MSc in Hospitality & Hotel Administration

Diploma in Food Production

Diploma in Bakery & Confectionery

Diploma in Food & Beverage Service

Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology

[India Today Rank: 7]

Location: New Delhi

Admission Through: IPU CET

Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology Ranking 2020

Affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), Delhi, Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BCIHMCT) offers a four-year degree in Hotel Management. Graded as an A+ Category Institute by Delhi Government and GGSIP University, Delhi, it is one of the popular insititutes.

This hotel management college was established in 1999 under the aegis of Shri Banarsidas Chandiwala Sewa Smarak Trust Society.

Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BCIHMCT) offers admission to aspirants in Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT) course.

IHM Chandigarh

[India Today Rank: 8]

Location: Chandigarh

Admission Through: NCHMJEE

Established in 1990, Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Hotel Management Catering & Nutrition (IHM Chandigarh), is affiliated to NCHMCT (National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology), which is guided and controlled by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. It offers Diploma in Food Production, BSc in Hospitality and Hotel Administration.

Army Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (AIHMCT)

[India Today Rank: 9]

Location: Bengaluru

Admission Through: AIHMCT WAT

Army Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (AIHMCT) Ranking 2020

Established in 1996 under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society (AWES), Army Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (AIHMCT) is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and is affiliated to Bangalore University.

The college campus is spread over an area of 12 acres. Army Institute of Hotel Management offers admission to aspirants in Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) course each year wherein the yearly intake is of 60 students.

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IHM Kolkata

[India Today Rank: 10]

Location: Kolkata

Admission Through: NCHMCT JEE

IHM Kolkata Ranking 2020

Founded in 1963, IHM Kolkata is an autonomous body under the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. The institute features all modern amenities for students such as six well-equipped kitchens, two bakery & confectionery labs, two restaurants, a well-stocked library with over 10,000 books, a housekeeping lab, a computer lab, and three mock guest rooms for practical.   

Courses offered at IHM Kolkata are:

Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Hospitality and Hotel Administration

Post Graduate Diploma in Accommodation Operation and Management

Craftsmanship Course in Food and Beverage Service

Craftsmanship Course in Food Production And Patisserie

Diploma in Front Office Operations

Diploma in House Keeping

Diploma in Food And Beverage Service

Diploma in Food Production

Diploma in Bakery and Confectionary

 

List of Top Hotel Management Colleges in India 2021

Mentioned in the table below are the best hotel management colleges in India as ranked by India Today.

Name of College

India Today Ranking 2021

India Today Ranking 2020

Institute of Hotel Management, Catering & Nutrition, PUSA New Delhi

1

1

Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration, Manipal

2

2

Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Mumbai

3

3

Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Hyderabad

4

5

Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Chennai

5

7

Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Lucknow

6

8

Banarsidas Chnadiwala Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, New Delhi

7

6

Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Hotel Management Catering & Nutrition, Chandigarh

8

NP*

Army Institute of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Bengaluru

9

9

Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Kolkata

10

10

(NP*-Not Participated)

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Hariom Parihar

a year ago

Hospitality management BBA

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Elma Johny

a year ago

I am looking for Hospital management not Hotel

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Heritage

a year ago

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4M4N

a year ago

Ihm chandigarh?

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what rank is AIHM CHANDIGARH?

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