Department of Hospitality& Hotel Administration aims at becoming one of the premier institutes in the country offering education, training, research and consultancy in the field of hospitality, tourism, travel and allied sectors.
The Department was the first Women University in the country to receive a prestigious grant of Rs 2 crores under Central Financial Assistance Scheme from Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India in year 2009 to start 3 years- Bachelor of Hospitality & Hotel administration. It is Pioneer in developing state of art Infrastructure in Hospitality at university level with the aim to catch the talented girls and shape, groom and enable them to excel as future corporate leaders in hospitality industry.
Hotel and Catering is one of the largest industries employing lakhs of people. Holiday makers, business travelers, overseas tourists, visitors to theme parks and leisure centers, week end breakers, all travel away from home and create demand for food, accommodation and hospitality. Industrial catering, fast food centers, theme restaurants Clubs, Catering & Hotel Management establishment, self-entrepreneurship and off shore catering in food products are other sectors in the catering industry which covers such large operations as health and education and airline and cruises operation.
3 YEARS- BACHELOR OF HOSPITALITY & HOTEL ADMINISTRATION
The Three-Year program equips students with all the required skills, knowledge and attitude to efficiently discharge supervisory responsibilities in the Hospitality Sector. The program also involves in-depth laboratory work for students to acquire required knowledge and skills standards in the operational areas of Food Production, Food and Beverage Service, Front Office Operation and Housekeeping. The program imparts substantial management inputs in area such as Sales and Marketing, Financial Management, Human Resource Management, Hotel and Catering Law, Property Management, Entrepreneurship Development, Computers with special focus on Tourism Studies
OPPORTUNITIES FOR HOSPITALITY GRADUATES:
Global growth and development of tourism have opened up innumerable openings. As a result graduate can look forward to following career opportunities:
Management Trainee in Hotel and Allied Industry
Guest/ Customer Relation Executive in Hotel and other Service Sectors
Flight Kitchens also offer opportunities for career building
Kitchen Management/ Housekeeping Management Trainee in Hotels
Executive multi skilled in Fast Food Chains
Hospital and Institutional Catering Executives
Faculty in Hotel Management/ Food Craft Institutes (after earning industry work experience)
Cabin Crew in National and International Airlines
Catering Officer or Chef in Cruise Lines
Marketing/ Sales Executive in Hotel
Executive in Tourism Development Corporations and Resort properties
The department has a got an exclusive building with state of art lab facilities. It possesses hospitality lab equipment of international standard acquired with 2.00 crores grants from Ministry of Tourism (Govt. of India). Library possesses wide range of books, collections of DVD’s, magazines, periodicals and e- journals for the programme.
There is a prescribed uniform code for attending theory and practical classes that is required to be followed by the students of B.Sc (H&HA)Program.
As per the curriculum, the students of all the disciplines are required to undergo Industrial Training for the period of 20 Weeks.
TRAINING AND PLACEMENT:
To impart practical exposure of Hospitality Industry, the students are provided with opportunity to visit different organizations to get first-hand information in every semester. Training/ Placement activities are coordinated by Training & Placement Officer of the department which facilitates contacts with recruiting organizations, inviting job opportunities, arranging pre recruitment interaction and scheduling Campus interviews. Number of reputed organizations provide Training and Placement to the B.Sc (H&HA) students. Some of these are: The Grand, New Delhi, Le-Meridian, New Delhi, Leela- Kempenski Palace & Resorts, The Ashok Group of Hotels, The Pride Group of Hotels Hotel Radisson, New Delhi Hilton Hotels, Ramada Hotels, Park Plaza hotels & Resorts.