The Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition Lucknow (IHM) is one of the premier institutes for hospitality & hotel management established in 1969. According to India Today Ranking Report, it has secured 8th position all over India in Hospitality & Hotel Management in the last two years. IHM Lucknow is famous for its B.Sc and M.Sc courses in Hospitality and Hotel Administration. 

IHM offers admissions based on the entrance exam like NCHMCT JEE (National Council of Hotel Management and Catering Technology Joint Entrance Examination). Selection will be done how the student has performed well in the entrance exam and also in their previous educational qualification. 

IHM Lucknow Quick Facts

  • IHM Lucknow accepts only NCHMCT JEE scores for getting admissions to B.Sc in Hospitality & Hotel Administration (B.Sc. HHA). The minimum age to apply is 22 years.
  • IHM Lucknow has a great placement record in the previous years and it renders job offers to almost every student. The data is showing that it has offered 221 job offers to students in the previous year. 
  • The cut off for the NCHM entrance exam is prepared based on qualifying marks and rank secured by the candidate in the Joint Entrance Exam. 
  • IHM Lucknow has a well-experienced faculty staff that have great experience in his/her areas of specialization 
  • IHM Lucknow is a well-known institute across India for hospitality management and the fees for B.Sc.HHA course is approximately INR 3,62,000.

IHM Lucknow Ranking 

  • In the year 2019 and 2020 IHM Lucknow is ranked at 8 across India for top hospitality management courses by India Today
  • The institute is ranked 9 for Hotel Management by The Week 2020

IHM Lucknow Courses 

The courses being offered by the Institute of Hotel Management are mentioned below in a tabular format:- 

Program Program Details Selection Basis
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Fees: INR 3,62,000
  • Eligibility: Must have qualified 10+2 examination from a recognized board with English as compulsory subjects
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Fees: INR 1,34,300
  • Eligibility: Must have a Graduation degree in hotel management from a recognized institute most preferably B.Sc in Hospitality & Hotel Administration from IGNOU & NCHMCT
Scores obtained in the Entrance exam conducted by the NCHMCT and IGNOU at selected IHMs. 
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Specializations: Food Production, Bakery & Confectionary and Food & Beverage Services
  • Fees: INR 40,000
  • Intake: 50 seats
  • Eligibility: Must have passed 10+2 examination from the recognized board with English as a compulsory subjects
Marks obtained in the previous qualifying examination
PG Diploma
  • Duration: 1 Year (2 semesters)
  • Specialization: Accommodation & Operation Management
  • Intake: 30
  • Eligibility: Must have passed a graduation degree from the recognized university 

IHM Lucknow Placements 

The Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition Lucknow offer great placement opportunities to their students. 

  • The institute has offered a total of 221 job offers to its students. 
  • The maximum and minimum salary package offered is INR 25,000 and INR 7, 500 per month respectively. 
  • While the average salary offered is INR 16,250 per month. 
  • Some of the renowned companies that visited the institute for campus placements are Air India, The Oberoi, Grand Hyatt, Taj Group of Hotels, The Park, McDonald’s, KFC, Orchid Hotel, Lemon Tree, The Ferns, ITC, OYO, among a few of them. 

IHM Lucknow Cutoff

IHM Lucknow accepts scores of NCHMCT-JEE so the cut-off list of the previous year is mentioned below:- 

Year Gen OBC SC ST Kashmiri Migrants
2019 3843 12047 17223 24734 10098
2018 3254 10845 14540 29517 11608

IHM Lucknow FAQs 

Ques. Are there any scholarships available at IHM Lucknow?

Ans. The scholarship scheme is offered by the state government, not by the college so it is suggested that please check the state government policies prior to take admission to the Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition Lucknow. If you are residents of Uttar Pradesh then you are eligible to avail of scholarship opportunity by filling the scholarship form and get the scholarship amount from the college administration. Also if you fall under the OBC or SC category then you will definitely get INR 40,000 as a scholarship amount directly into your bank account. 

Ques. Is IHM Lucknow a good college to get admission into Hospitality and Hotel Administration courses?

Ans. Obviously yes, IHM Lucknow is one of the renowned institutes in the category of hotel management as it is ranked at 8th position in the year 2019. Also, the college has great infrastructure, faculty staff and facilities like a library, computer lab and hostel. It is affiliated to NCHMCT.

Ques. Does IHM Lucknow offer any diploma courses and what’s the selection criteria for this?

Ans. Yes, IHM Lucknow offers diploma courses in hospitality management for the duration of 1 year in the specialization of food production, bakery & confectionery, and food & beverage services. Selection to these diploma courses will be made on the basis of the entrance test conducted by the institute or marks obtained in the last qualifying examination. 

Ques. What are the career opportunities for hospitality graduates?

Ans. Hospitality graduates have a plethora of career opportunities in the upcoming future some of them are mentioned below:- 

  • Flight Kitchens and on-board flight services;
  • Indian Navy Hospitality services;
  • Guest/Customer Relation Executive in Hotel and other Service Sectors;
  • Management Trainee/Executive in international and national fast-food chains;
  • Hospital and Institutional Catering;
  • Faculty in Hotel Management/Food Craft Institutes;
  • Shipping and Cruise lines;
  • Marketing/Sales Executive in Hotel and other Service Sectors;
  • State Tourism Development Corporations;
  • Resort Management;

Ques. Who are the top recruiters of IHM Lucknow?

Ans. The Top recruiters of IHM Lucknow are Air India, The Oberoi, Grand Hyatt, Taj Group of Hotels, The Park, McDonald’s, KFC, Orchid Hotel, Lemon Tree, The Ferns, ITC, OYO, among a few of them. 

Ques. How many seats are available in B.Sc HHA and M.Sc HHA at IHM Lucknow?

Ans. There are 290 available for B.Sc HHA while 25 seats are available for M.Sc HHA at IHM Lucknow.