About Institute of Hotel Management (IHM Bangalore), Bengaluru

Bengaluru (Karnataka)   Estd : 1969 Approved by : Other Type : Government

About Institute of Hotel Management

Bangalore, located 1000 meters above sea level, the bustling capital city of Karnataka, has a perpetual holiday atmosphere, thanks mainly to its picnic weather. Founded in 1537 by a local chieftain Kempe Gowda, Bangalore has seen much and imbibed even more. Rapid industrial growth has not taken aay Bangalore’s old-world charm. A stay and study here will be truly delightful. Known as the Garden city and Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore offers an ideal environ for academic pursuits.

The Institute of Hotel Management, Bangalore is ranked one among the best in the country. Set amidst a well-spaced and lush green Government campus, the Institute is synonymous with Quality in the hospitality education.

From its humble beginning as a Food Craft Institute in1969 offering short term courses, the College was re-christened to its present name in1983 and commenced offering the 3 Year Degree in Hotel & Hospitality adminstration. Today, the Institute is widely regarded as one of the premier Institutes in the country to equip aspirants to the hospitality service.

The Bangalore Institute was set up jointly by the Government of India and the Government of Karnataka.. One of the most striking features of the Institute is the cosmopolitan composition of its students. Young people from diverse backgrounds and from different corners of the country find a common ground here to study and grow together. Group activities, both within and apart from the curriculum help create a unique bond among the students. Outstation students seldom have difficulties coping with the lifestyle in Bangalore. Owing to the large influx of expatriates to the city in recent years, Bangalore has developed a highly helpful and tolerant attitude towards newcomers. Owing to the rapid growth of the hospitality industry in India, there is an increasing demand for trained and competent professionals within the industry. The Institute of Hotel Management, Bangalore has maintained its impeccable reputation for quality education and as a result, today finds its students placed in all the leading hotels in India and around the world.

Awards & Rankings

  • Ministry of Tourism and National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology has been recognizing excellence in hospitality sector by awarding under the National Awards for excellence in Hospitality Education 2008-09. Institute of Hotel Management, Bangalore was awarded for best Placement Performance.
  • The institute had won National Tourism Award for Best Educational Institute in 2003 and was selected as the “Best of the Best” Hotel Management Institute in the country by the Outlook-CNN IBN Survey -2008.

Director Message

Principal's Message:

Welcome to the world of Hotel &Hospitality Administration -IHM-B

We believe you might have given a careful thought about the meaning of hotel & hospitality, which shines amongst the best performing industries in the world. Hospitality implies interacting, communication and traveling, thus combining the excitement of exploring different places, their regions and cultures, for rewarding professional opportunities.

IHM-Bs reputation as a leader in hospitality management education is based on a tradition of academic excellence ,student culture, and industry -relevance that is unequaled. It is more than just a hotel management institute ; it's a tranformative experience where students adopt the attitudes of cultural understanding ,attention to excellent service ,and polite professionalism that they carry with them long after graduation. With an excellent group of Alumni representing the institute worldwide ,it's no wonder that IHM-B is ranked among the best!

IHM-B is committed to prepare students for a promising hospitality career. Our mission is to produce students at international standard together with entrepreneurial qualities.

IHM-B is one of the India's finest Hotel Management Institute. I look forward to welcoming you to this unique environment.

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Contact Details of Institute of Hotel Management, Bengaluru

  • Contact No:
    +91-91802226296
  • Email ID:
    ihmbengaluru@gmail.com
  • Website:
    http://www.ihmbangalore.kar.nic.in/
  • Address:
    S.J. Polytechnic Campus, Seshadri Road, Seshadri Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, India- 560001