Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Kolkata

Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Kolkata is preferred by most students for its excellent infrastructure, hands-on training facilities, and international level curriculum. Apart from undergraduate degrees and postgraduate diplomas, the institute also imparts considerable administrative inputs in subjects like Human Resource Management, Hotel and Catering Law, Entrepreneurship Development, Sales and Marketing, Financial Management, and Property Management. The bachelors degree is offered jointly by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology.

Name of the Institution Institute of Hotel Management (IHM), Kolkata
Type of Institution Hospitality education
Location/Contact Details Institute of Hotel Management,

Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India,

P-16, Taratala Road,

Kolkata – 700 088

Phone: 2401-4124 / 4218 / 3844

Fax: 2401-4281


  • Government of West Bengal
  • Affiliated to National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology
  • Sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, India
Courses Offered Graduation Program:

  • B.Sc (Hospitality and Hotel Administration)

Short term Courses:

  • P.G. Diploma in Accommodation Operation Management
  • Craftsmanship course in food production
  • Craftsmanship Course in Food and Beverage service
  • Food production
  • Front office service
  • Food & beverage service
  • Patisserie
  • Accommodation operation
  • House keeping
Admission Procedure/Eligibility Criteria Undergraduate Program:

For admission to the undergraduate program, candidates need to complete higher secondary (XIIth) board examination or its equivalent from a recognized institute. Students appearing in the XII examination are also eligible to apply. All eligible candidates need to qualify in a Joint Entrance Examination for Hotel Management. The candidates will have to produce all necessary documents at the time of admission.

Qualifying candidates will also need to submit a certificate of complete physical fitness (certified by registered medical practitioner).

The upper age limit for candidates is 22 years. For SC/ST applicants the upper age is relaxable by 3 years.

Short term Post Graduate Program:

For post graduate diploma courses applicants need to have a graduation degree in any stream, along with English.

Fee Structure Total tuition expenses for different years are as follows:

  • 1st Year (semester I) – INR 37,550
  • 1st Year (semester II) – INR 30,500
  • 2nd Year (semester I) – INR 34,250
  • 2nd Year (semester II) – INR 32,000
  • 3rd Year (semester I) – INR 39,700
  • 3rd Year (semester I) – INR 209,100
Scholarships The institute offers cash prize, trophies and certificates to students ranking first, second and third in the final examination. The 1st rank holder gets 50% waive off from tuition fees, 2nd rank holder gets 25% waive off and the 3rd rank holder gets 12% waive off.

Some of the scholarships, medals, and awards are-

  • The Evesest Masala Awards
  • Prashant Sahay Memorial Award
  • The Surendra Paul Memorial Gold Medal
  • The Suranjan Chatterjee Memorial Award


Placements The institute has an active placement cell.
Established in the Year 1963


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