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Department of Hospitality & Hotel Administration

  • HOD :
    Mr. Biswajit Das
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The School of Hospitality and Hotel Administration of JIS University (JIS-SHHA) was setup and started offering courses in Hospitality Management in 2015, with the intent to train and develop students into world-class hospitality professionals of the future. The School is home to best-in-class professionals and hospitality leaders of tomorrow who are groomed in accordance with the current trends of the industry with highly-specialized learning facilitators and state-of-the-art infrastructural facilities. The School’s modern hospitality education programs balance theory with practice and present an education with independent learning, working under a dedicated team of qualified, highly experienced and internationally trained faculty. It provides students with the foundation for lifelong learning with skills for immediate employment and progress in leadership positions in the industry. To meet the challenges of the industry, the School strives to provide the students with a world-class education, blending the latest Western trends and techniques with India's centuries-old rich cultural heritage. The academic initiatives of the School have made it stand among the top hotel management institutions in India.


The School not only lays stress and emphasis on creating professional skills but also encourages other curriculum activities in the students to develop their overall personality and making them future-ready. The students are provided the needed skills that make them highly employable. Being a professional and vocational training institute, the School of Hospitality and Hotel Administration at JIS University trains and grooms the students, who seek exciting and challenging career opportunities. The top hotel management colleges under JIS University in Kolkata encourage the students to bring out their personality traits through several competitions at local and national levels. Special emphasis is laid on providing the best training environment to the students that prepares them for the challenging hospitality sector.

Vision of the Department

To be India’s Leading School and Inspiring Knowledge Excellence in Society in the Field of Hospitality, Food and Tourism Management

The hospitality programs offered at JIS University serve to provide students academic education together with vocational core competency training. The hospitality programs at the JIS University deliver innovative curriculum and develop employability and strategic management skills in the learners.

The School is ranked among the best hospitality and hotel administration colleges in Kolkata, boasting a team of excellent faculty with vast knowledge and industrial experience, to prepare the students for the global hospitality sector. After completion of the hospitality programs on offer at JIS University, candidates can grab excellent career opportunities in different sectors including hotels, clubs, resorts, cruise lines, airlines, catering companies, hospital catering, retail industry and various multi-national companies. Graduates are prepared to grab managerial positions in food and beverage, sales, marketing, finance and accounting, and accommodation.

The School of Hospitality and Hotel Administration offers several programs to the students for career growth, which are presented below:

B. Sc. Hospitality & Hotel Administration

Duration: 3 Years (Full Time).

Eligibility:Higher secondary (10+2) in any stream can apply.

B.A in International Culinary Arts

Duration: 3 Years (Full Time).

Eligibility: Higher secondary (10+2) in any stream can apply.

MBA in Hospitality & Hotel Administration

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Graduate in any stream can apply.

Diploma in Hotel Operations

Duration: 18 Months.

Eligibility: Higher secondary (10+2) in any stream can apply.

Diploma in Food Production & Bakery

Duration: 18 Months.

Eligibility: Passed Class X.

Diploma in Food & Beverage Service

Duration: 18 Months.

Eligibility: Passed Class X.

Diploma in Accomodation Operations

Duration: 18 Months.

Eligibility: Passed Class X.

The institute has excellent infrastructure facilities for providing industry-relevant education and training to the students pursuing hospitality courses in JIS University. The School is equipped with latest audio-visual equipment, networked computer labs, Wi-Fi enabled classrooms, student common room, state-of-the-art kitchen, bakery and confectionary unit, training bar-cum-restaurant, front office lab., housekeeping lab., model guest room and library with over 6000 books and 516 titles & journals with Libsys Software. A seminar hall with modern furnishing and acoustics has been built to conduct paper presentation, workshops, debate, inter collegiate competitions and guest lectures.

Hospitality is one of the fastest growing industries in the world today. Hotels, events, travel and tourism, luxury services, food services and other related segments fall under hospitality management. Among all these sectors, travel and tourism are the largest contributors to the world economy. Hospitality management, as the name suggests, is the study of the hospitality industry. Owing to its presence in diverse sectors, a qualification (degree/diploma) in hospitality management presents a wide range of choices for students, in terms of the sector they want to work in and excellent career opportunities in multiple industries. Today, hospitality management jobs are diverse and in high-demand because of the immense growth that the industry has seen in recent years. Hotel management graduates can not only earn good salaries but also get good growth opportunities in India as well as abroad.

Jobs offered by the hospitality industry are never dull. There is a lot of variety, a lot of travelling and a lot of new challenges. In fact, hospitality management jobs are one of the most exciting ones in the world. Hospitality management jobs will help you grow, personally and professionally. Hospitality management careers not only help you socialize and network, they also provide you with dynamic opportunities to grow within the organization. The hospitality industry generates a large amount of revenue and jobs, which has a positive influence on the global economy as well as the employment rate. Studying hospitality management gives you an edge over other professionals in the world due to its versatility and wide reach.

The JISU Training & Placement Cell inculcates career guidance, student development, entrepreneurship initiatives, internships and placement activities for all round betterment of the student community. The Training & Placement department works as a facilitator providing a launch platform to the career aspirants of the University. The students of the School of Hospitality & Hotel Administration have already made their mark in leading companies around the country within this short span of time. Students are recruited at various levels, positions and departments, based on their career and specialization choices, recruitment policy of the hospitality organization and performance of the students at the campus interviews organized by the School’s Training & Placement Cell.

Hospitality Management students have career prospects in the following sectors:

  • Hotels, Resorts, Spas
  • Restaurants, Bars, Clubs
  • Flight Kitchen, In-Flight Airline Operations
  • Cruise Lines
  • Fast Food Chains / QSR.
  • Indian Navy / Indian Army Hospitality and Catering Services.
  • Hospital Administration, Hospital Catering
  • Cloud Kitchen
  • Retail Industry
  • Banks, Mobile Phone Companies, BPOs

Hospitality Management students have career prospects in the following sectors:

  • Management Trainee
  • Hotel Operational Trainee
  • Flight Kitchen, In-Flight Airline Operations
  • Associate Level Team Member

Top Recruiting Companies at School of Hospitality & Hotel Administration of JIS University:

  • Oberoi Group of Hotels
  • Trident Hotels
  • Taj Group of Hotels
  • ITC Group of Hotels
  • Hilton Group of Hotels
  • J W Marriott
  • Hyatt Hotels
  • Accor Group of Hotels
  • Novotel
  • The Park Hotels and Zone by the Park
  • The Leela Group of Hotels
  • Westin
  • Le Meridien
  • The Orchid
  • The Pride Group of Hotels
  • Clarks Group of Hotels
  • Sarovar Park Group of Hotels
  • Best Western Group of Hotels
  • Peerless Group of Hotels
  • Fortune Park Group of Hotels
  • Holiday Inn Group of Hotels
  • Hotel Hindustan International
  • Spicejet
  • Radisson Blu
  • Dolphin Group of Hotels
  • Axis Bank
  • Neotia Hospitals Pvt. Ltd.
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