Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management, popularly known as GNIHM, is featured among which offers some of the most sought courses in the field of hotel management at both UG and PG level along with few diploma courses. The most popular courses offered at GNIHM, Kolkata are MBA, B.Sc and M.Sc in hotel management stream. The admissions to these courses are done on the basis of JET examination conducted by the college or NCHMCT JEE. The institute also considers a candidate's merit in the last qualifying examinations for admissions.

GNIHM has foreign collaborations and tie-ups with more than 15 organizations, universities and colleges abroad which benefits its’ students exchange program, internships and placements. The college also provides various casual training programs and one consolidated 17- 22 weeks industrial training in the top 5 star Deluxe hotels in India and Abroad.

GNIHM, Kolkata Scholarships

  • The Faculty at GNIHM, Kolkata is well educated and expertise in their area of knowledge as most of them possess a master’s or doctorate degree.
  • The institute organizes ten international level competitions with almost 100 participants across the world providing world-wide exposure to the students. 
  • Around 95% students get placed in five star hotels, Airlines, Cruise lines, railways and catering establishments every year in the campus placement drive. Some of the top recruiters are Taj Groups of Hotels, Indigo Airlines, Marriott group of Hotel, Crowne Plaza, Le Meridien, Park Inn, Starbucks, etc.

GNIHM, Kolkata Ranking

Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management is among the top-rated and premier hotel management institutes across India owing to its excellent infrastructure and quality of placement and training in both India and abroad. Below mentioned is the rank achieved by GNIHM consistently over past years:

  • Ranked 30 for Hotel Management by Indiatoday 2020
  • Ranked 26 for Hotel Management by Indiatoday 2019
  • Ranked 26 for Hotel Management by The Week 2020

GNIHM, Kolkata Courses & Fees

Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management, Kolkata offers courses in the field of hotel management and hospitality at both undergraduate and postgraduate level along with a few diploma courses. Below tabulated are the courses offered by GNIHM along with the details about their eligibility, duration, course fee and selection criteria:

Program

Program Details

Selection Basis

BA

  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Specializations: International Hospitality & Hotel Administration, International Culinary Arts
  • Fees: INR 4,30,000
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 in any stream from a recognized board 

JET/ NCHMCT JEE

B.Sc

  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Specializations: Hospitality and Hotel Administration
  • Fees: INR 4,30,000
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 in any stream from a recognized board 

Bachelor Degree in Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT)

  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Fees: INR 4,80,000
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 in any stream from a recognized board 

Bachelor in Hospitality Management (BHM)

  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Fees: INR 4,38,000
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 in any stream from a recognized board 

Diploma

  • Duration: 1 Year 6 Months
  • Specializations: Food Production & Bakery, Food & Beverage Service, Accommodation Operations
  • Fees: INR 1,30,000
  • Eligibility: Passed 10th from a recognized board 

Diploma in Hotel Operations

  • Duration: 1 Year 6 Months
  • Fees: INR 1,85,000
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 in any stream from a recognized board

M.Sc

  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Specialization: Hospitality and Hotel Administration
  • Fees: INR 3,43,000
  • Eligibility: Graduate in any stream

MBA 

  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Specialization: Hospitality and Hotel Administration 
  • Fees: INR 3,43,000
  • Eligibility: Graduate in any stream

GNIHM, Kolkata Placements

GNIHM, Kolkata is one of the top-ranked hotel management institutes across India with excellent training and placement record. Around 95% of the students from the college are placed in various organizations every year. The placement highlights of GNIHM, Kolkata are as follows:

  • Many national and international organizations visit the campus for placements. Over 100 companies recruit students from GNIHM, Kolkata every year in various fields such as five star hotels, Airlines, Cruise lines, railways, catering establishments, flight catering, hospitals, retail sectors, etc.
  • The highest CTC offered to students ranges from INR 6 - 9 LPA whereas the average CTC offered is around INR 3 - 5 LPA.
  • The institute has foreign collaborations with different universities for the top class learning and training and placement of the students such as American Hospitality Academy (USA), Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, Dubai and Confederation of Tourism & Hospitality (U.K, France and Switzerland) among others.
  • The institute has tie-ups with corporate bodies for placement and Industrial Training in Dubai, Bahrain, Malaysia, UAE, in the Middle East, USA and in European countries thus offering guaranteed placement to the students. 

The top national and international companies and organizations that recruit students from GNIHM, Kolkata are as follows:

Taj Groups of Hotels

Indigo Airlines

Marriott group of Hotels

Starbucks

SpiceJet Airlines

Abu Dhabi inflight Caring

Oberoi flight Caring

The Oberoi Hotels 

Swiss group of Hotels

Park Hyatt Group of Hotels

Spencer Ltd.

Crowne Plaza

Axis bank

Hyatt Regency Group of Hotels

Park Inn

FAQs

Ques. How to apply for admissions at Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management, Kolkata?

Ans. The candidates can apply for admissions at GNIHM, Kolkata both Online and Offline. For the Offline application, one needs to download or get the application form and prospectus from Guru Nanak IHM campus by making a payment of INR 1,000 by cash/cheque or Demand Draft and submit the filled application form with required documents by person or by post. The applicants can fill the form and pay the fee online also at the official website of the college. 

Ques. What is the exam pattern of JET conducted by GNIHM, Kolkata?

Ans. GNIHM JET, also known as JIS Entrance Test consists of 115 Multiple Choice Questions and 5 brief descriptive type questions. The duration of the exam is 2 hours. The test is of 150 marks with no negative marking. The test involves questions from General Knowledge, General Intelligence, and General English mainly. The exam is conducted both online and offline every year. However, due to COVID, the JET exam will be conducted online this year.

Ques. Which one is better- IHM, Kolkata or GNIHM, Kolkata?

Ans. Based on the India Today 2020 rankings, IHM, Kolkata has been ranked 10th while GNIHM, Kolkata is ranked 26th in the field of hotel management. IHM, Kolkata is a government institution while Guru Nanak IHM is a private institution, hence, it is preferable to pursue hotel management courses from IHM Kolkata as it is more affordable and prestigious than GNIHM, Kolkata.

Ques. Which all countries does GNIHM, Kolkata have International tie-ups with? 

Ans. GNIHM, Kolkata has tie-ups and MoU with 15 international organizations and universities for training and placements, exchange programs, and future studies. Some of them are American Hospitality Academy ( USA), London School of Business and Finance, Dublin Institute of Technology, Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, Dubai, Confederation of Tourism & Hospitality (U.K, France, Switzerland) among others. 

Ques. How are the infrastructural facilities offered by GNIHM, Kolkata?

Ans. GNIHM, Kolkata is among the top-ranked hotel management institutes in India owing to its infrastructure. The college has 8 large food production/culinary labs, 5 large modern restaurant labs, 3 high-quality model housekeeping labs, a Tourism department, Computer labs, Language labs along with 40 large classrooms and 20 tutorial rooms for the studies.