Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) is designed to produce managerial manpower for the hotel industry with a specialty in marketing, room division and beverage. The course deal with a core, contemporary and growing issues related to hotel management. BHM program focuses on equipping students with knowledge and skills required to build a flourishing career in hotel management sectors.
Purbanchal University (PU) has offered BHM degree, which comprises of 8 semesters of six months each. Altogether there are 144 credit hours. The major subjects students should study under this program include, Principles of Management, English for Hospitality, Housekeeping, Food Production, Food & Beverage Service, Fundamentals of Tourism & Hospitality, Food Science & Nutrition, Principles of Accounting, Business Communication, Housekeeping-II, Food Production & Patisserie- II and Food & Beverage Cost Control. In the last semester, students should undertake a project work and internship.
The key objectives of BHM programs are:
Applicant must have to pass +2 or intermediate level in any stream through college/ university/ board acknowledged by Purbanchal University (PU) for the BHM program.
In Nepal, the hospitality industry is booming due to which the demand of skilled and educated professionals in this field is rising. Thus, grads with this degree have a wide range of employment opportunities. Grads with this degree can find job in hotel and catering institutes, catering departments of armed forces, banks, institutional management, guest houses, forest lodges, hotel and tourism associations, hospital administration and catering, airline catering and cabin services and hotel and restaurant management. They can start vocation independently as well.
BHM degree holders have multiple career options. Such as: