BSc Hotel Management: Admission, Eligibility and Fees

Yash Dhamija

Updated On: June 26, 2024 11:25 am IST

The hotel management field is a rapidly growing sector in the hospitality industry and one of the most popular courses pursued in BSc Hotel Management. Check out more about this course below!

B.Sc Hotel Management

Becoming a global destination, the country has also seen an expansion in the hospitality sector. From tourist destinations to world-class infra, the rich diversity and tourism have fueled the hospitality sector of the country. This has also increased the popularity of courses in the hospitality and hotel management field. BSc Hotel Management is one such popular course pursued by most students with an interest in hotel management. Refer to more details about this course below from admission to fees to eligibility and more!

Also Read : Hotel Management Admission in India 2024

BSc Hotel Management Highlights

BSc Hotel Management course can be pursued by anyone who is interested in this field and meets the prescribed eligibility criteria, check out the highlights below:

Particulars Details

Course Level


Course Name

BSc Hotel Management

Full form

Bachelor of Science in Hotel Management and Catering Technology


3 years

Examination type

National level / State level (Entrance exams conducted at various levels and by some Private Universities)


10+2 with a minimum of 50% in the Science and Entrance Examination

Admission process

Entrance exam and Merit basis

Course admission fee

INR 40,000 - 80,000

Average Salary

INR 7,00,000 - 12,00,000

Top recruiting companies

ARTOTEL Group, ProMiller Hospitality Management Company, Royal Orchid Hotel, SAMHI Hotels,  XOTELS Hospitality Group, Marriott, Fusion Foods & Catering Pvt. Ltd., etc.

Job positions

Food & Beverage Manager, Tourism Marketing Expert, Food & Beverage Controller, Relation Manager, Customer Service Executive, Catering Manager

Why Should You Study BSc Hotel Management?

Though there are innumerable reasons to study BSc Hotel Management course, check out some of the key pointers below:

  • Interest : Your interest in the field is the most important factor to consider before you consider all other parameters.
  • Demand : The demand in hotel management has fueled the popularity and demand for BSc Hotel Management and other courses in this field.
  • Career options : The career options after pursuing a BSc in Hotel Management are numerous and candidates are open to working in different setups related to this field.
  • Handsome salary : The salary bar in the hotel management field is highly competitive. With the right skills and experience candidates can bag impressive salaries.

Eligibility Criteria For BSc Hotel Management

To be eligible for admission to the BSc Hotel Management course, the first requirement is to meet the eligibility requirements. Moreover, the eligibility criteria are different for various colleges, so it is advised to check out the official website of the respective college the candidate is planning to apply to.

Check out the general  requirements below:

  • Students must have passed their class 12th with a minimum aggregate score of 50% from any stream and a recognised board.
  • Secondly, they have to appear for the entrance exam, if prescribed by the institution.
  • The entrance exam will be followed by an interview round as mentioned by the respective institute.

Admission Process For BSc Hotel Management

The admission process for BSc Hotel Management will differ from one college to another, so candidates have to go through the official website of the respective college to understand the admission process. Well, we have mentioned the general guidelines followed in maximum colleges below:

  • Eligibility Criteria : Candidates have to fulfil the eligibility criteria to be eligible for admission as prescribed by the respective college.
  • Application Form : Secondly, they are required to fill out the application form of the respective college they intend to apply for.
  • Entrance Exam : They also have to sit for the entrance exam if required by the institute.
  • Interview Round : In some colleges, the interview round is also conducted after the entrance exam.
  • Merit List : Based on the performance in the entrance exam and interview rounds, the admission committee prepares a final merit list.
  • Fees : Candidates shortlisted have to secure their seats by paying the tuition fees as prescribed by the college.

Note : Students must note that admission to most private colleges is based on seat availability.

Also Read : Direct Hotel Management Admission Without Entrance Exam

Entrance Exam For BSc Hotel Management

In most colleges offering BSc Hotel Management courses, admission is based on the merit score of class 12th, however, in some, the admission criteria is entrance exam scores. There are national and state-level entrance exams for admission to this course. Check out two of the popular entrance exams below:

  • NCHMCT JEE : NTA is the conducting body of the NCHMCT JEE entrance exam which is accepted by multiple colleges offering BSc Hotel Management. There are almost 75 participating institutions under this entrance exam.
  • MAH BHMCT CET : This state-level entrance exam is conducted by the State Common Entrance Test Cell, Maharashtra to provide admission in UG-level courses.
Also Read: List of Hotel Management Entrance Exams 2024

Top BSc Hotel Management Colleges & Fees Structure

There are different top BSc Hotel Management colleges, check out the colleges in different cities of the country along with their fee structure below:

Institute Name


Annual Fees (in INR)

Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition



Institute of Hotel Management



Maharishi Markandeshwar Mullana University



IMS - Institute of Management Study



Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition



Institute of Hotel Management, Catering and Nutrition



Chitkara School of Hospitality



ITM Institute of Hotel Management (ITM IHM)



Institute of Hotel Management



Institute of Hotel Management, Catering and Nutrition



UEI Global



Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition



Lovely Professional University



Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Hotel Management



Poornima University



BSc Hotel Management Syllabus

The syllabus structure of different colleges offering BSc Hotel Management courses will vary from one another. It is framed keeping in mind the current scenario in the tourism industry. Check out the syllabus for different semesters below:

Semester I

Semester II

Food Production

Food Science

Food and Beverage Service

Personality and Communication Development

Front Office

Housekeeping, Hygiene, and Sanitation

Housekeeping and Laundry Operations


Semester III

Semester IV

Food Engineering

Hotel Economics


Food and Beverage Service II

Computer Application

Housekeeping II


Advance Accounts

Semester V

Semester VI

Catering Management

Travel and Tourism Management

Catering and F&B Management

Personality and Communication Development

Marketing Management

Bar Management

Human Resource Planning and Management

Management Technique

Selection Process For BSc Hotel Management

The selection process for BSc Hotel Management is regarded to differ from college to college, check out below to know more:

  • Entrance Exam : In some colleges admission to the BSc Hotel Management is based on the entrance exam scores. So, students who surpass the cutoff score will be granted admission.
  • Personal Interview : While, in a few colleges, the admission criteria are based on the performance in the personal interview round.
  • Merit Score : Candidates are also provided admission based on their merit score in class 12th.

Skills Required For BSc Hotel Management

If you are confused about pursuing a BSc Hotel Management course, check out these skills which can help you recognise your interest. Refer to the skills mentioned below:


Interest in Cooking





Leadership Skills


Scope & Career Options Of BSc Hotel Management

Post-completion of BSc Hotel Management courses, candidates have the option of pursuing further higher studies or job opportunities. The sole decision in this regard is on the student’s preference. So, we have mentioned both the higher studies option and the job opportunities below:

Check out the popular higher education choices below:

  • MSc Hotel & Catering Management : Candidates can pursue a two-year postgraduate MSc Hotel & Catering Management course after completing the BSc Hotel Management course. This PG course can be pursued either in full-time mode or distance learning depending on the student’s preference.
  • MBA : The MBA program in Hotel Management or other related discipline can be pursued by candidates after completing their UG degree. The admission criteria for the MBA program are determined by the national-level entrance exam and merit score.

Students must note that having a PG degree will let them stand out from the ones with a UG degree or BSc Hotel Management. Having a PG degree will also help students get more in-depth in this field. They are also likely to get job opportunities more easily.

Also Read: Hotel Management Career Options in India

However, candidates who want to go for job opportunities are open to working in different roles including:

Hotel Manager



Sales Manager

Front Office Manager


The top recruiters hiring BSc Hotel Management graduates are mentioned below:

Le Meridien

The Leela



Taj Hotels and Resorts

Marriott, Four Seasons

There are many career options available for those who would like to make a mark in the hotel industry. It must be noted that each college has its own application process for BSc in Hotel Management, candidates should go through it before applying for the program. Check out some related articles. To know more about hotel management admissions, candidates can fill out the common application form on our website and get guidance from our counsellors.

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What are the BSc Hotel Management subjects?

There are different BSc Hotel Management subjects including housekeeping, the food industry, food science, front office, food production and more. Check out the syllabus for this course above on this page.

How much is the BSc Hotel Management salary?

The average salary after completing the BSc Hotel Management is INR 6,00,000 LPA. Candidates must note that their salary bar will vary depending on the location, skills, experience and job role.

What are BSc Hotel Management fees?

The BSc Hotel Management fees are said to vary from one college to another, however, the average fee bar is INR 1 - 4 Lakh. We advise students to check out the fee structure on the official website of the respective college.

How many years is BSc Hotel Management?

BSc Hotel Management is for a three-year duration. Candidates who have passed their class 12th with a minimum of 50% aggregate score are eligible to apply for this course.

What are the admission criteria for hotel management courses?

The admission criteria for hotel management courses are either based on the merit score entrance exam scores or personal interview rounds. Candidates must check for the admission process and criteria before applying.

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Yes, Sadguru Gadage Maharaj College, Karad offers B.Voc.( Hotel Management & Catering Technology) program at the UG level. The eligibility criteria to apply for the program is passing the HSC examination and it is available in English / Marathi mediums. You can apply for admissions at Sadguru Gadage Maharaj College, Karad by filling the application form available on the college website. Besides this, you can also apply for admission by filling our Common Application Form.

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