‘Constantly changing’ is the correct phrase to characterize the hospitality and tourism industry today. Worldwide recessionary conditions, globalization, industry-wide focus on sustainability and corporate responsibility are just some of the forces converging and resulting in widespread change. Thus the industry requires future leaders in hospitality and tourism to be well versed in past, current and emerging management practices.
Since its formation in 1994, National Institute of Hotel Management, Kolkata has endeavored to turn out the “True Hotel Professional”. The management in the hotel industry features both historical perspectives and discussions of new trends in a variety of sectors. Founded by a group of educationist and enthusiastic hoteliers who realized requirement of the Hotel Industry and demanded the professional performance rather than mare paper qualification form the Graduates.
The style and system of running NIHM is very much based on reality. Inter wined with solid theory and analysis there is realistic practical experience and evaluation of information. Our goal, as it has been all along, is to provide students with the most up-to-date contents and amenities with the hope that the next generation of hospitality leaders will be fully prepared to great the challenges of this dynamic industry.
Perspectives on careers in hospitality begin by developing an industry perspective with a general discussion of hospitality careers. Industry trends, changing demographics, supply and demand are all important for hospitality. NIHM, Kolkata provide all possible aspects to quality and social justice. NIHM is committed to the values of equal opportunity for all students to participate in higher education.
The Hospitality Industry has become increasingly globalized and modern days entrepreneurs have come to realization that the requirement of skills of the managers need to be changed in line with economic and technological development. If anything generic management skills and knowledge have become as important as industry specific knowledge and experience. We the people of NIHM, Kolkata gave realized this and have adapted accordingly.