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What is Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM)?

BHM (Bachelor of Hotel Management) is an undergraduate course which deals with the study of numerous fundamentals of hotel management & catering technology. It is a 3 year duration program, which is divided into 6 semesters. Bachelor of Hotel Management adorns students with adequate knowledge and skills to efficiently carry out the administrative operations of hotels & support their service departments. It focuses on theory and projects revolving around the different aspects of the Hotel industry. The course incorporates topics such as methods of cooking, food and beverage industry, lodging and facilities management, event management and tourism industry etc. Students are also taught skills such as interpersonal skills including communication skills, negotiation and working as a team. The average fee for this course ranges from INR 3.5 lakh to INR 11 lakh.

What is the difference between BHM and BHMCT?

Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT) and a Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) have more or less the same scope. However, BHMCT has a wider reach as compared to BHM. BHMCT is usually of four years duration and covers topics related to hotel operations as well as catering. On the other hand, BHM is of three years duration and covers only hotel operations by and large.

What can I do after the BHM course?

After completing the BHM course, one can either apply for a job in the field of hospitality and travel or they can even pursue higher education. Some courses that candidates can pursue after the BHM course are Master of Hotel Management (MHM), Master of Science in Hotel Management (MSc Hotel Management), Masters in Travel and Tourism Management, Master of Business Administration in Tourism and Hotel Management (MBA Tourism and Hotel Management), Post Graduate Diploma in Accommodation Operation and Management (PGDAOM). etc.

Careers Opportunities after B.H.M. (Bachelor of Hotel Management)

As eating out & partying has become a second nature to people, hotel business - big or small - booming. Demand for skilled and trained professionals has been exponentially increasing in this industry. It has become of the most lucrative industries in the world. It can be seen as the increasing salary and improving nature of the job, career in hotel industry is a respected option. Students can have a bright future after completing their B.H.M. (Bachelor of Hotel Management) or they pursue higher education.