Merit Swiss Asian School of Hotel Management

The degrees for the Bachelors and Diploma courses that are offered by the Merit Swiss Asian School of Hotel Management are awarded by the Alagappa University and the Educational Institute – American Hotel & Lodging Association (EI-AH&LA) respectively. The institute also has associations with the Federation of Hotels and Restaurant Association of India, the International Hotel and Restaurant Association, and Nilgiris Hotel and Restaurant Association.

Name of the Institution Merit Swiss Asian School of Hotel Management
Type of Institution Hotel Management
Location 22, Havelock Road, Ooty,India – 643 001Tel: +91-423-2442486, +,

Fax: + 91-423-2441098,2440202

Ownership Private
Accreditation/affiliation The Merit Swiss Asian School of Hotel Management is affiliated to the Alagappa University and Indira Gandhi National Open University. The institute is also recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
Courses Offered B.Sc, Diploma, P.G.D.H.A (Post Graduate Diploma in Hospitality Administration) and MBA
  • Catering Science and Hotel Administration
  • Hospitality Administration
Admission Procedure The prospectus and the application form of the institute are available in exchange of INR 360 from the campus itself. If the candidates want them through post, then they have to send a demand draft to the institute. There is no admission test involved here but the candidates will have to go through rounds of group discussion and interview.
Campus Placements The following companies train and recruit students from the Merit Swiss Asian School of Hotel Management:

  • Holiday Inn
  • Oman Air
  • Swiss Chalet
  • ITC Group of Hotels
  • Taj Group of Hotels
  • Emirate Towers
  • Leela Beach
  • Radisson
  • Hyatt Grand
  • Crowne Plaza
  • Le Meridien
  • WTC Hotel
  • Oberoi Group of Hotels
  • Hilton
  • Jet Airways
  • Sheraton
  • Ramada
  • Park Group of Hotels
  • Novotel
  • Royal Mirage
  • Trident
  • Burj Al Arab
  • Guestline
  • Royal Abjar
  • Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines
  • KLM
  • Renaissance
Examinations & Results The examinations are held through the semester system.
Eligibility Criteria For Diploma courses, the candidates have to pass their secondary examinations as it is the minimum eligibility criteria for the same. Candidates who are 10+2 pass or graduates can also apply for this course.For B.Sc course, the aspirants should pass their higher secondary examinations in any stream from a recognized board.For the MBA and the Post Graduate Diploma course, the students should be graduates in any field from a recognized university.
Established in the Year The institute was established in the year 1992.
Facts & Figures The institute also has associations with:

  • Center for Entrepreneur Development.
  • Business and Hotel Management School, Switzerland.
  • The South India Hotels and Restaurants Association.
  • Association for Educational Institutes for Catering and Hotel Management.
Events Conferences, Bartending Seminar, and Out Door Catering Activity and workshops. The institute also publish a monthly newsletter called Spectrum.