About the Course
The M.Sc. Program is offered jointly by NCHMCT and IGNOU at select Institute of Hotel Management. The program provides opportunities to 3 year diploma and 3/4-year graduates in hotel management to pursue an advanced post-graduate course in Hospitality Administration. The program provides a specific focus on the services sector as against the majority of MBA programs which concentrate on merchandise and manufacturing businesses. Specialized components such as team projects and mentorship, under the guidance of industry specialists, broaden the learning spectrum and position the M.Sc. scholar 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. With the built-in industry mentorship, the scholars learn current industry trends which offer scope for building case studies and writing a dissertation in the selected areas of specialization. The mentor’s relevant industry experience combined with one-to-one interaction immensely contributes to the scholarâ€™s professional growth and development. The mentorship experience also offers valuable networking opportunities.
The MSc. program has a built-in specialization in Semester III wherein students have the option to take up either Human Resource Management or Sales & Marketing.
Career opportunities for Hospitality Post Graduates
- Opportunity to acquire recognized higher Post Graduate qualifications in Hospitality Hotel Administration
- Enter the hospitality industry at the supervisory level in departments like training, sales, and marketing, human resource management.
- Faculty positions in Hotel Management and Tourism Management Institutes.
- Opportunity to acquire higher qualifications for in-service sponsored candidates from the industry. Such in-service candidates can then shoulder managerial responsibilities in their area of specialization;
- Opportunity for the faculty from recognized Hospitality/Hotel Management and Tourism Institutes for enhancement of professional qualification towards advancement in teaching careers
Eligibility for Admission
The M.Sc. Program is offered jointly by NCHMCT and IGNOU at select Institute of Hotel Management. The program provides opportunities to 3-year diploma and 3/4-year graduates in hotel management to persue advanced post-graduate course in Hospitality Administration. The program provides specific focus on the services sector as against the majority of MBA programs which concentrate on merchandise and manufacturing businesses.
|Management Functions & Behaviour in Hospitality
Information Management Systems & Hospitality
Properties Development & Planning
|Revenue / Yield Management
Equipment & Materials Management
Managing Entrepreneurship: Small & Medium Business Properties
|Semester III( Sales & Marketing )||MHA-9
Principles of Marketing Management
Marketing of Services and Consumer Behaviour
Mentorship & Research Project
|Semester III( Human Resource Management )||MHA-13
|Human Resource Planning
Union Management Relations
Managing Change in Organizations
Social Processes and Behavioural Issues
Mentorship & Research Project
|Production & Operations Management
Sales & Marketing or Labour Laws
Teaching & Examination Scheme
|Semester||Subject Code||Subject||Hours per Week||Term Marks*|
|Semester I||MHA-1||Management Functions & Behaviour in Hospitality||6||—||200||—|
|MHA-4||Information Management Systems & Hospitality||6||—||200||—|
|MHA-3||Properties Development & Planning||9||—||200||—|
|Semester II||MHA-5||Revenue / Yield Management||8||—||200||—|
|MHA-7||Equipment & Materials Management||6||—||200||—|
|MHA-8||Managing Entrepreneurship: Small & Medium Business Properties||6||—||200||—|
( Sales & Marketing )
|MHA-10||Principles of Marketing Management||6||—||200||—|
|MHA-11||Marketing of Services and Consumer Behaviour||6||—||200||—|
|MHA-21||Mentorship & Research Project||6||—||—||—|