Career in Hospitality Management - The most conventional question that pitches into the mind of students entering in the hospitality sector is “How will they make their career in hospitality management?” There are various reasons for this confusion galore.There isn’t enough awareness about these courses in India. Hospitality is entrenched in India’s culture and is therefore a key industry in the subcontinent. Even during the plummeting period, there are accommodation and administrative arrangements related to a hotel you’re managing, so people are always needed. Bachelor degree in hospitality and tourism management basically aims to prepare students for managerial positions in the dynamic and increasingly global era of hospitality industry. Through this journey of making a career in hospitality management students learn to think strategically and can be a part of many adventurous and exciting careers. NCHMCT JEE is one such entrance on a national level that helps you in procuring a seat in your dream college in the hospitality area.

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Career in Hospitality Management

What is Hospitality Management?

Hospitality management is a detailed study of the hospitality and hotel industry. A hospitality manager looks after the administrative tasks of a resort, hotel and casino chain. He or she may ensure that a hotel is adhering to state regulations.The ethics required for understanding the industry are acquired by your hospitality management degree. It is necessary to have a knack in order for sustenance of your resort chain cutting down the cost expenses and giving people a wonderful experience at the same time.

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UG Courses for Hotel/Hospitality Management

There are various undergraduate courses in hotel/hospitality stream offered across the top colleges in India on the basis of NCHMCT JEE 2020. Some of the common hotel management specializations and the streams that are offered in a hotel/ hospitality management course offered at the undergraduate level are:

Specializations in Hotel/Hospitality



BHM( Bachelor of Hotel Management)

  • Food & Beverage Service

  • Kitchen Operations Management

  • Wines Fundamentals

  • Fundamentals of Management,

  • Marketing and Human Resource Management

BHMCT( Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology)

  • Food & Beverage Service

  • Food production

  • Hotel Engineering

  • Hospitality Marketing

  • Hotel Accountancy

  • Basic Accounting

  • Travel & Tourism

  • Catering Science

  • Communication Fundamentals

  • Hotel related laws

  • Communication Fundamentals

  • Basic French for Hotel Industry

  • Housekeeping Operations

Bsc. HHA( Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Hotel Administration)

  • Basic Principles of Food Production

  • Introduction to Cookery

  • Culinary history

  • Culinary terms

  • Hierarchy of Department and Kitchen

  • Aims & objectives of cooking food

  • Methods of cooking food

BA (Hons) in Culinary Arts

  • Culinary Management Foundation

  • Food Production Operations

  • Food and Beverage Operations

  • Nutrition, Health & Safety Management

  • Property Management Systems

  • Personal Development Planning (PDP)

  • Hotel Interface / Hotel Exposure

  • Business Finance

  • Human Resource Management

  • Marketing Management

  • Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibition Management (Open)

  • Contemporary Gastronomy (Open)

  • Facilities Management (Open)

  • Strategic Management

  • Culinary Operations Management

  • Global Cuisine Management

  • Digital & Marketing Communication (Open)

  • Culinary Innovation Management (Open)

  • Global Events & Festivals (Open)

  • Corporate Governance (Open)

BA in Hotel Management

  • General operations

  • Sales and marketing

  • Food and Beverage

  • Front office

  • Service keeping and catering

BA (Hons) in Hotel Management

  • Tourism & Hospitality Management Foundation

  • Food Production Operations

  • Food and Beverage Operations

  • Accommodation Management

  • Property Management Systems

  • Personal Development Planning (PDP)

  • Management of Hospitality Organisations

  • Hotel Interface / Hotel Exposure

  • Hotel Operations Management

  • Strategic Management

  • Corporate Governance

  • Business Finance

  • Marketing Management

  • Human Resource Management

  • Food & Beverage Enterprise Management (Open)

  • Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibition Management (Open)

  • Facilities Management (Open)

  • Managing Innovation & Change (Open)

  • Digital & Marketing Communication (Open)

BBA in Hospitality, travel & tourism

  • Business Organisation

  • Fundamentals of Travel and Tourism

  • Business Accounting

  • Business Mathematics

  • Business Communication - I

  • Business Computing

  • Marketing Management

  • Business Communication - II

  • Research Methodology and Report Writing

  • Business Law

  • Financial Management

  • Consumer Behavior and Market Research

  • Business Economics II

  • Travel Agency and Tour Operations

  • Human Resource Management

  • Essentials of Strategy Management

  • Entrepreneurship & Venture Management

  • Food & Beverage Management

Hospitality Management Job Titles

Jobs in the hospitality industry can either entangle a lot or a very less customer interaction. Many of the jobs are entry-level, but hospitality, like other service industry occupations, is a territory where you can climb the ladder to a managerial role chaperoned by more responsibilities, along with a higher salary. Candidates can make an enlightening career in hospitality management. The most common hospitality job titles are :

Hotel Manager

Hotel managers run hotels, motels and other lodgings. This involves handling managing staff, interacting with guests, managing the finances of the property, and much more. The managerial roles could be supervised in conferences, bars, casinos, travel agencies, entertainment venues, etc. They are supposed to create budget and room rates , hire, train and interview new staff along with helping guests in solving any issues they have. A person working as a Hotel Manager in India typically earns around 46,700 INR per month. Their salaries may range anywhere from 21,500 INR (lowest) to 74,300 INR (highest).

Restaurant Manager

If you are foodaholic and you have a perfect nose and aura for sophisticated dining experience, then you can bring your hotel management degree to use here. This could prove an interesting position for you. You can manage an outlet of a renowned chain with years of experience and have a basic start by looking for some smaller independent outlets . The responsibilities include recruiting and hiring restaurant staff , their training, restaurant marketing strategies, training, adjudging food quality, developing menus as well as greeting and serving restaurant guests.

Event Manager

Your degree can act as an interesting aspect for you in this case. Being an event manager there will be several doors opened for you as event planner, party planner, conference manager, bridal consultant. You will be organizing and planning weddings, conventions and various big meetings paying attention to even the minutest detail. For this you should have been born with the skills of strategizing and executing.

Housekeeping Manager

The Housekeeping Manager is chored with the job of ordering cleaning supplies in a timely manner. He/she has to supervise the seamstress, housekeepers, cleaners. They are responsible for preserving a standard of cleanliness throughout a hotel or other hospitality venue.There are also opportunities for management positions within these areas like housekeeping director, maintenance director, operations director, housekeeping supervisor, etc.

Executive Chef

The credit for what happens behind the scenes of the hospitality industry to much extent goes to the executive chef. He oversees the food quality, works on devising the menus, supervise cooks, sous chefs, and other kitchen employees.

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Hotel Management Top Recruiters

Hospitality is a leading global industry and various renowned colleges provide fetching recruitment. The top hospitality/hotel management recruiters are:

  • Oberoi Group of Hotels

  • Westin Hotels and Resorts

  • The Taj Group of Hotels

  • Hyatt Regency

  • The Leela

  • Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts

  • Le Meridien

  • Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts

  • The Lemon Tree

  • Rosewood Hotels and Resorts

  • Sheraton

  • Hilton Worldwide

  • Marriott International

Thus following these hospitality and hotel management guidelines along with the detailed description of career in hospitality management that your degree can provide you can surely move forward in making some life changing decisions.

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is nchmct is postponed and when is the exam?

prerna goel 31st Mar, 2020

Yes the dates of NCHMCT JEE 2020 have been postponed. Earlier the last date to fill the application form was March 31, 2020. Now the date has been extended to April 30 amidst the covid-19 pandemic. Furthermore the exam of NCHM JEE will not be held now on April 25 instead in the third week of May 2020 tentatively. You can check the more proper description here:

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nchm jee entrance exam ke liye ham 10 sal Ka previous question paper solve kar rahe hain to vah this year exam mein kam aaega ki Nahin.

Manisha Gupta Expert 25th Mar, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

It will help you to know the level of the questions. NCHM JEE is for a course that prepares you for a vital part of the hospitality sector. Interpersonal skills are something that you can not do without in this industry.  Here are some preparation tips you can follow:

The Aptitude for Service Sector section of NCHM JEE aims to test if you possess these skills. This is the only section that has no negative marking. The best way to crack this is to remain true to yourself and answer as per your personal judgement.

Attempt previous year sample papers.

Give mocks both online-offline

Analyze your mocks-know your weak and strength areas

Keep practicing and follow a routine sincerely

Good Luck!


you dont provide any subject video for preparation

Ankita yadav 24th Mar, 2020
Hi aspirant
We do provide educational video but  we dont provide any coaching for NCHM JEE.

Hope this is helpful.

site for NCHMTC enteance exam application form

anurag khanna 15th Mar, 2020

Hi Aspirant,

National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology (NCHMCT) entrance examination will be conducted by National Testing Agency(NTA) on 25th April.

Link for application form for NCHMCT entrance exam is given below :-

Link :-

Fir more information about NCHMCT read this article .

I hope this answer helps you.

Good Luck!!


my date of birth is 19-01-1997. my age is 23 year old. i have applied for nchmct jee. is there any problem regarding my age criteria. because many people is saying that there will be difficulty while getting placement. pelase help me regarding this. thank you.

Anantika Kushwaha 12th Mar, 2020
Hello Aspirant,

The eligibility criteria regarding age for NCHMCT JEE is-

The candidate's age should be 25 or less if belonging to General or OBC category. While for SC/ST the candidate's age should be 28 or less.

Since you are 23 years old as of now. You are definitely eligible.
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