MESSAGE FROM DIRECTOR DESK – AHMEDABAD
The Creation of IIHM Ahmedabad in Gujarat comes from the wider perspective of creating more valuable hospitality management professionals and hoteliers in the state of Gujarat. With a very progressive administrative structure at the state level,
Gujarat has become an important place for industrial, social and tourism growth in the near future. Alongside the extensive developments in the manufacturing sectors, the service sector too is becoming larger and larger in the state. With more luxury hotels been built it is the right time now to train and prepare the hoteliers and hospitality experts of the future.
With this objective in the background, IIHM plans to lead the hospitality management education and training in the state of Gujarat. The Ahmedabad campus of IIHM will eventually create and nurture these professionals who would drive the hospitality sector of the state.
The long term aims and rationale of the programme is to develop and enhance specific business competence in the core areas of study in the field of hospitality & management, to provide a vehicle for continuing personal and professional development to prospective hospitality management professionals and students.
To develop the student’s ability to examine and analyze the impact of the constantly changing environment both international and national, especially in the areas of tourism, hospitality and hotel, To develop insights, critical thinking, management skills and strong technical skills (Front office, Room division, Food and Beverage, Production and management, Hospitality Finance)Within the context of hospitality and service industry, To promote the development of creative and research skills within students in order that they can generate solutions to management problems.
The institute at Ahmedabad is well equipped with state of the art labs, including kitchen and computer labs and training rooms, modem classrooms and student recreation areas.