IHM, Taratala, Kolkata is a co-educational institute offering Bachelor Degree program in Hospitality & Hotel Administration that is accredited jointly by National Council for Hotel Management, Noida and Indira Gandhi Open university, New Delhi. IHM, Kolkata provides instruction in English to students of any race, nationality, sex, color, religion or creed who have successfully completed a full higher secondary school program.
We expose our students to a broad range of courses covering the inter-related areas of the hospitality industry, by means of theoretical and practical work within the Institute and by regular periods of internship in recognized hotels, restaurants or related institutions. Students’ intellectual abilities are further developed through the general education component of the undergraduate programs.
Our objective is to train and educate students to a level of all round competence, in the varied operations of the hospitality industry. Graduates of IHM, Kolkata, having developed competence in a range of technical, organizational and administrative skills, will be able to progress through the ranks of the management hierarchy.
We develop students’ abilities to initiate and manage change by confronting them with contemporary issues and challenges that the industry faces today. The environment at the Institute promotes awareness and understanding of national and cultural differences and encourages students to work together in a team to improve inter-personal skills. Graduates from IHM, Kolkata may therefore embark upon their careers with confidence, armed with knowledge, basic experience and inter-personal skills which allow them to successfully face career challenges.
Unlike many traditional Institutes, IHM, Kolkata focuses heavily on developing applicable, professional skills, as well as the soft skills that are needed for international management positions.The balance of practical work with theoretical management studies gives our students immediate access to jobs with top hospitality employers. Employers come to us specifically, because they know our graduates and interns can jump right in, have an eye for detail, have solid communication and project management skills and a spirit of team work.