M.Sc. – Hospitality Management
The hospitality industry is one of the fastest growing industries worldwide. From tourism and travel, to restaurants and luxury retail- there’s an abundance of career opportunities in a plethora of sectors which is growing day by day. Travel and tourism is predicted to outperform the global economy. Travel and Tourism supported 292 million jobs across the world in 2016. That adds up to an average of 1 in 10 of all jobs worldwide. According to WTTC report 2018, by 2028, travel and tourism will support 23% of all new jobs created.
The Indian tourism and hospitality industry has emerged as one of the key drivers of growth among the services sector in India. Tourism in India has significant potential considering the rich cultural and historical heritage, variety in ecology, terrains and places of natural beauty spread across the country. Total contribution by travel and tourism sector to India’s GDP is expected to increase from Rs 15.24 trillion (US$ 234.03 billion) in 2017 to Rs 32.05 trillion (US$ 492.21 billion) in 2028. India was ranked 7th among 184 countries in terms of travel & tourism’s total contribution to GDP in 2017.
The M.Sc. – Hospitality Management combines hospitality management knowledge with specialized concept-based training in Hotel Operations & Management across India and world over. With a multi-faceted skillset, hospitality management postgraduates have the flexibility and adaptability to excel in a variety of career paths. The Program prepares young professionals for a career in not only hospitality but also stretches across varied sectors, industries such as airlines, cruise liners, travel & tourism, hospitals, events management companies, consulting services and multinational companies, giving them the opportunity to work across the globe for some of the biggest employers worldwide.
Why Choose This Program?
An education in hospitality is the beginning of a journey into a diverse and exciting opportunities and personal discoveries. Every aspect of our curriculum has tomorrow’s industry in mind. Throughout your academic journey, you’ll learn how to master critical thinking, embrace innovation and expect change. Partnering this with the art and science of hospitality, you’ll have the toolkit you need to help you conquer today’s industry, and anticipate the challenges of tomorrow.
The M.Sc. in Hospitality Management is a unique and innovative program that prepares future managers to become effective global hospitality professional with leadership qualities. The two-year program focuses on Business & Management Studies specific to Hospitality Industry. Specialized components such as team project and mentorship, under the guidance of industry specialists, broaden the learning spectrum and prepare the post graduates with required management theories and operational competencies to be readily accepted in the hospitality and service industry
The program is a judicious blend of intensive classroom contact, self-learning, industry mentorship and counseling sessions. Our program offers an unrivalled business education that delivers a balance between theory and practice. With the built-in industry mentorship, the scholars learn current industry trends which offers scope for building case studies and writing dissertation in the selected areas of specialization. The mentor’s relevant industry experience combined with one-to-one interaction immensely contributes to the scholar’s professional growth and development. The mentorship experience also offers valuable networking opportunities.