Department of

Hotel Management

About

The professional BHM course at CHRIST (Deemed to be University) aims at developing young talent for the hotel industry and build in the other strengths such that they are able to venture into allied fields too. The training program focuses on imbibing technical knowledge and skills in hotel operations. The aim of this course is to provide “a cut above the rest” man-power to the ever-growing demands of the hotel and tourism industry. The interactive method of teaching at CHRIST (Deemed to be University) is to bring about attitudinal changes to future professionals of the industry. The Department of Hotel Management, CHRIST (Deemed to be University) is to bring about attitudinal changes to future professionals of the industry. The Department of Hotel Management, CHRIST (Deemed to be University) has always been committed to its academic excellence, professional competency and has been providing quality manpower to the hospitality and service industry since 1991.

 

Department

Overview

The Department offers an accredited Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) degree designed to provide study in the core of business foundation and professional hospitality management courses and a choice of interdisciplinary elective emphases. Students in the program learn innovative concepts and practices that guide hospitality and tourism organizations in a dynamic and multi-cultural world.

The program is well structured to align students learning with regional, national, and global competencies with International academic partnership tie-ups, credit transfer systems, and focused community outreach activities.

Strong ties with employers in all sectors of hospitality, leads to a wide array of employment opportunities at the time of graduation supported by the in-house training and placement cell,  and given the length of time the program has generated graduates, many of them have entered mid and upper management positions in the industry. The department has a strong Alumni network to mentor and curate students in career choices.

As we enter 25 years of academic glory, cashing on our brand as the pioneer hotel educator in the region, the program with its sustainable partnerships with international universities provides an ideal platform for the convergence of knowledge and research in shaping future hotel and hospitality communities.

Message

from the HOD




Being in the field of hospitality education for more than 25 years, our primary objective is to ensure quality education and research to match the contemporary market dynamics. With a growth mindset, our faculty, alumni and students continue to explore concepts and ideas for the next generation hospitality market. We have developed successful entrepreneurs and confident industry professionals and leaders who actively contribute to the success of the department and the industry.

Our primary objective is to inculcate hospitality knowledge and skills through continuous research and experiential learning and to transform individuals to leaders in the hospitality industry. Our focus is on research and experiential learning in the areas of hospitality operations, gastronomy and management. We look forward to create a global platform for the future hospitality leaders.

The department actively equips student with necessary skills required for the hospitality industry by organising events and activities. Our curriculum involves, theory and practice sessions along with a student operated restaurant on campus.  The programme has three internships and other activities such as SWÄ€D – promoting local food, sustainable farming practices and food produce, Parivaar – Community service and service learning, Italk – Expert talks, Masterclass – Culinary demonstrations, Cul-Art – Restaurant management club, Sour Grapes – The beverage club, UKTI (webinars) and many more, which help students work on their management and operational skills.

We are convinced that each and every student cherishes the experience on campus and thrive for amelioration each year so that the students learn and are ready to face the industry. We are proud to have a team of dedicated staff, dutiful students, determined parents, devoted alumni and dynamic industry experts who contribute to our success story.

Dr Kerwin Savio Nigli
hod.hotelmanagement@christuniversity.in

Distinguished

  Alumni

AVINASH KAPOLI

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2004-08)

Trade Ambassador
Bacardi India Pvt. Ltd.

KIRAN MUNIRAJ

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2002-06)

Rooms Division Manager, 
Courtyard by Marriott Chennai

MALLIKA DASGUPTA

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2000-04)

Head - Communications
The Oberoi & Trident Nariman Point

NITIN NARAYANAN

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2009-13)

Cluster Commercial Director
DOUBLETREE BY HILTON PHUKET BANTHAI RESORT & HILTON GARDEN INN PHUKET BANG TAO

PRASANTH SHADAKSHARI

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2004-08)

Chef/Co-owner, Amande Patisserie
Bangalore

SHILPA NARAYAN

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2008-12)

Human Resources Manager
Courtyard by Marriott
Chennai 

AJITH NAIR

Bachelor of Hotel Management (1992 - 95)

Co Founder & CMO,
Camcom

BHUVAN G.M.

Bachelor of Hotel Management (1991 - 94)

Professor & Principal, 
Apeejay Institute of Hospitality, Navi Mumbai 

IRFAN KHATRY

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2000 - 04)

General Manager
Ibis Bengaluru City Center & Ibis Bengaluru Hosur Road

VIKRAM S UDAYAGIRI

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2002 - 06)

Principal kitchen & culinary consultant at Food Sense Global and Partner at Earthistic Produce 
 

VINESH JOHNY

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2006 - 10)

Co-Founder - Lavonne Hospitality 

DR CHEF AVIN THALIATH

Bachelor of Hotel Management (2001 - 05)

Co-Founder & Director of Academics
Lavonne Academy of Baking Science and Pastry Arts

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Dr KERWIN SAVIO NIGLI

Human Resource BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS View

Dr LEENA N FUKEY

Marketing Management BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS View

Dr NITA THOMAS

Hotel Management BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS View

RAJ BARAT R

BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS View

SACHIN WILFRED A J

BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS View

SUSHIL DWARKANATHAN

Tourism Management BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS View

Dr USHA DINAKARAN

Sociology BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS View

ZACHARIA JOSEPH

Hotel Management BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS View
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Vision

“Nesting National Ambassadors for World-Class Hospitality”.

Mission

The Department of Hotel Management strives to establish a realm of Innovation and Professionalism in a Dynamic, Value driven society, molding the path of Wisdom of aspiring Leaders in the hospitality industry.

Department

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CHRIST

(Deemed to be University)

Dharmaram College Post, Hosur Road, Bengaluru - 560029,
Karnataka, India

Tel: +91 804012 9100 / 9600

Fax: 40129000

Email: mail@christuniversity.in

Web: http://www. christuniversity.in

Vision

EXCELLENCE AND SERVICE

Mission

CHRIST (Deemed to be University) is a nurturing ground for an individual's holistic development to make effective contribution to the society in a dynamic environment.

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