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3 years and 4 years hotel management : some of the collages are giving 3 years of hotel management and some are giving 4 years of hotel management..which course is better both are IIHM is giving 3 years and AIMS is giving 4 Years

- AdminUpdated On June 20, 2021 11:57 AM

My daughter is M.. So (Food Science and nutrition) from Banasthali Vidyapith Jaipur in 76 percent marks now she is interested to join Govt. College for B. Ed in Delhi. Whenever and where appearing forms available. Pse help me

- AdminAnswered on May 16, 2017 05:28 PM
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One of the most popular programme in the hospitality industry is the BHM and it is a 4-year course. This is the most sought after course in the hospitality industry and is recommended by most of the experts. However, there are other courses that you can pursue in order to make a career in this industry. The complete career guide for Hotel Management is given below.

Also Check: Top Colleges Accepting NCHMCT JEE Score: Seats, Opening and Closing Rank

Hotel Management Courses:


Name of the ProgrammeDuration
Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM)4 years
BBA in Hotel Management3 years
Diploma in Hotel Management3 years
B.A. (Hons) in Hotel Management3 years
Certificate Courses in Hotel and Catering Management9 to 12 months
Bachelor of Science in Hotel Management3 years
Master of Science in Hotel Management2 years
MBA in Hotel Management2 years
Post Graduate Diploma in Hotel Management1 year


Eligibility and Entrance Exam:

Diploma in Hotel Management:

  • Student can pursue Diploma in Hotel Management after passing class 10 exams.
  • Some of the state-level colleges will provide admission in diploma programmes on the basis of marks scored in state-level diploma entrance exams.

Undergraduate Courses:

  • In order to pursue undergraduate programmes in Hotel Management, candidates must have passed class 12 with 50% aggregate marks.
  • For BHM programme, you will also be required to clear entrance exams like NCHMCT JEE.

Post-Graduate Courses:

  • You can apply for post-graduate programmes after you have successfully completed your graduation with at least 45% marks.
  • Some of the top Hotel Management institutes admit students on the basis of PG entrance exams.

Certificate Courses:

  • No entrance exam is required to enroll for this programme and student can pursue certificate at any point of their education after completing class 12.

Top Hotel Management Colleges in India:


- Akansha SirohiAnswered on May 18, 2017 03:59 PM
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If you start exploring private institutes for hotel management in India, you would find out numerous of them but one should certainly choose which not only speaks but justify the word Best or top. LPU School of Hotel Management and Tourism is among India's best Hotel Management and Tourism colleges that groom students through industry-endorsed curriculum and intensive service-oriented practicals with industry exposure in excellent infrastructure. Students are surrounded by peers from 70+ countries giving them an international edge. The school provides students with simulation labs, aviation labs, restaurant training labs, basic and advanced training kitchen labs that expose the students to real-life situations and environments. The school provides students with simulation labs, aviation labs, restaurant training labs, basic and advanced training kitchen labs that expose the students to real-life situations and environments. The School is conducting various workshops through which students are learning the live technical skills through tactical experiences. University has university HOTEL managed by students. All guest of LPU stays in our hotel and its an opportunity provided to students to have hands-on experience and learn simultaneously. They are ready for the industry now. They allow students to do an Internship in Five Star Hotels and IATA approved organizations only. Also, we create an opportunity for our students to become Management trainees of corporate brands. LPU provides different classes for placements which helps in grooming. Students are trained in Aptitude, Reasoning, free preparation for government Exams, Soft Skills and language training, Interview skills right from the 1st year, continuously for 2/3/4 ( duration of course) years till they get the job. LPU students of the School of Hotel Management and Tourism have got 100% placement with prestigious global establishments this year. LPU previous year students of passing out batch have been placed at allowances/salary up to Rs 22.5 Lacs per annum. Their employers are a top hotel, resorts, palaces groups and airways including Ritz-Carlton (USA), Qatar Airways (Doha), Oberoi Group, Zuri, Grand Hyatt, Sarovar, Bercos etc. Although, you will have to appear in the LPUNEST exam and need to qualify to get admission along with the required eligibility criteria. For more details on the Programmes Available in Hotel Management and Tourism, you must refer LPU website.

- AvtarAnswered on June 18, 2021 12:44 PM
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The focus of entertaining is impressing others The focus of true hospitality is serving others Being an alumni of LPU. I have couple of friends in the HOTEL MANAGEMENT . So I must say that LPU would be the best option for pursuing the course for HOTEL MANAGEMENT . As university possess a hotel which not only give practical exposure but also the real time Many reputed companies in this field had visited for the placements drive - Viral International, Jaypee Residency Hotel, Qatar Airways, Air Vistara, P and O Cruise (USA), Al Thiqarestaurant Co (Kuwait), Hyatt (USA), Wolf Great Resort (USA), Jubilant (Dominos), Sapphire Foods (KFC), The Grand (New Delhi), The Leela, Zuri Whitefield, Courtyard Marriot, ITC Hotels, Radisson Blu, The Oberoi Cecil etc. It is the best private university with world-class infrastructure, modern facilities, and highly qualified faculty in India. The university is having tie-ups with many foreign universities and reputed companies thus facilitating higher amenities to its students. Nonetheless, in each semester LPU gives Professional Enhancement Programmes (PEP) in which the students are prepared to crack the placement processes like Analytical Skills (Logic Reasoning and Verbal Reasoning), Quantitative Aptitude Skills, Technical Aptitude Skills, Presentations and Soft Skills and Mock Exercises (Mock Interviews, GDs, Mock Tests, etc. ) The latest salary package was around 9 to 10 lakh despite Pandemic. Some of the best brands like Ritz Carlton Florida (USA), Hyatt Regency Miami (USA) have selected our students with packages up to Rs 25 Lacs. Leading national brands like Oberoi, The Grand, Air Vistara etc. visited our campus for recruitments. Hyatt Regency Miami USA and Great Wolf Lodge Wisconsin selected 6 students at the package of 15 Lacs Per Annum. I hope this would be sufficient!!

- lipika dhingraAnswered on June 20, 2021 11:57 AM
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Both the options are good. but you must choose the good one according to your career requirement. You can pursue B. Sc. in IHM. Check more details here. read more:

- AdminAnswered on February 08, 2018 06:17 PM
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