Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) is a 4 year program spreading over 8 semesters under Tribhuvan University. This course covers the fundamental of Hotel, Food and Beverage production, Hospitality, Office and Housekeeping along with familiarizing the students with the multi-dimension of hospitality industry. BHM course is both theoretical and practical in nature. It is the course of 120 credit hours consisting of 2000 marks. The program includes regular internship opportunities and job placement during the study period. From this, we can assume how big the prospect of BHM is in the job market. This is one of the fields whose scope is growing extensively day by day. BHM is a very dazzling, colorful and challenging career.
The fee structure of BHM lies in between NRs. 3, 50,000 – Rs.4, 80,000. The fee structure of campuses varies from one another. For authentic confirmation of fee structure, one can visit the official website of the concerned campus or can contact campus administration.
Below is the list of colleges for Bachelor of Hotel Management program under Tribhuvan University in Nepal.
In order to get admitted in BHM, the students should follow the given criteria:
The aspirants should appear in CMAT entrance test (Central Management Aptitude Test) taken by Faculty of Management. Exam pattern is same as that of BBA/ BIM etc. Students' ability to answer the questions is judged by categorizing it into four sections. Those sections are Verbal Analysis, Knowledge of Quantitative Techniques, Reasoning with Logic, and GK. 25 questions from each four is asked to the students.
Those students whose marks are above cut off point of 40% are called for interview. After that those students who have passed both exams get admitted in different colleges as per merit basis.
Taking preparation classes is a good idea if you want to secure good marks in the CMAT test. When you come across the trained professional delivering shortcut ideas, techniques and formulas to handle different questions differently, your perception changes and it becomes easier for you to do well in exam. If you are quite confident about yourself then you can buy books from the stationery and start preparing. But it is recommended to take preparation classes as it not only helps in CMAT but also for interview. The bridge course institutes like Universal Teach, Motif Institute etc. are helping students to prepare for CMAT.
Going to one of the fine restaurants and enjoying a delicious food and watching the beautiful scenes is the desire of every people. The first sentence itself signifies the importance of BHM and it also gives glimpse about how important it is in today's world. Individual can go international through BHM and it has very colorful prospects in the days to come. The BHM graduates can find career in Airline industry, teaching, hotels/ resorts/ Service apartments, recreational service, Casinos, Cruise ships, parks, event management, etc. BHM is also good field for those who want to go abroad for their further study.