National Institute of Hotel Management (NIHM) Kolkata, established in 1994, is a Government of India affiliated Institute offering Degree and Diploma courses in Hotel and Catering Industry. The institute offers placement in National and International organizations with highest package in the industry.

NIHM Kolkata Highlights

Official website
Affiliated to  National Council for Vocational Training, Govt. of India
Courses UG and Certificate Courses
Mode of Registration Online

NIHM Courses

National Institute of Hotel Management kolkata offers Degree, Diploma and Certificate courses in Hotel and other catering services. Below is the tabulated form of the courses

Degree and Diploma Program

Course Duration Entry Qualification Fees in INR
B.Sc Hotel Mgmt. 3 years 10+2 from any recognized board 1,80,000
Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering Technology 2 years 10+2 from any recognized board 1,32,000

ITI ( Crafts Training Program)

Course Duration Entry Qualification Fees in INR
Food Production  1 year 10th Pass 60,000
Food and Beverage Guest Service Assistant 1 year 10th Pass 60,000
Front Office Assistant 1 year 10th Pass 60,000

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NIHM Admissions

National Institute of Hotel Management College Kolkata invites online application forms for students to apply. Here are the steps to apply:

Step 1: Visit the website of the college

Step 2: Proceed to apply online

Step 3: Fill the form and submit it

Step 4: Pay the application fee

Application form

Candidates may download from the download section in college website or can be collected from Reception by paying INR 300 in cash. Downloaded form will be accepted only with INR 300 cash as above mentioned.


Application form must be attached with attested (from a Gazetted officer) photocopies of all eligibility certificates as given below:

  • For Under Graduate Programmes Copy of X, XII Mark Cards & Migration Certificate/ Transfer Certificate. (4 photocopy each)
  • Aadhar Card/ Voter Card (4 photocopy each)
  • No. 4 passport size photograph

Deposit of Fee

Deposit the admission fee after the declaration in case of direct admission. In case the fee is not deposited in the stipulated time, the student’s claim to the admission expires & the same will be passed on to the first waiting list candidates. At the time of deposit of fees students need to deposit the original certificates with the Admission/Administration department & collect the receipt of the same. 

NIHM Placements

NIHM has provided 100% placement to all successful students since very first batch passed out. NIHM alumni can be found all over the world, working with leading Hospitality Organizations. Following are a few such organizations where NIHM passed out have been placed:

Placement in Indian Hotel
  1. ITC Group of Hotels
  2. TAJ Group
  3. Hyatt Group
  4. The Park
  5. Fort Radisson
  6. Oberoi Group
  7. Hotel Hindustan International
  8. Peerless Inn
  9. The Astor
  10. The Senetor
  11. Golden Park
  12. Clearks, Varanasi
  13. Golden Tulip, Raipur
  14. Neelam’s, The Grand, Goa
Placement in Other sector
  2. Dominos Pizza
  3. Java Green
  4. Barista
  5. Pantaloons
  6. Idea
  7. Tanishq
  8. GE Capital
  9. AXIS Bank
  10. BP Poddar Hospital
  11. Big Bazar

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NIHM Facilities

  • Progressive & Dynamic Management.
  • Sincere and industry experienced faculty.
  • 100% placement record.
  • Quality Restaurant & Bar practical lab.
  • Well equipped and modern front office.
  • Air Conditioned Class and Practical Room.
  • Most advanced computer lab with other facilities.
  • 24/7 WiFi (Wireless network) facilities
  • Model hotel room for housekeeping practical.
  • Industrial training (with stipend) in reputed star hotels in India and abroad.
  • Separate hostel facility for boys.

NIHM About

National Institute Of Hotel Management [NIHM] is affiliated to National Council for Vocational Training, Govt. of India in order to conduct Hospitality, Retail, Information Technology & Language skill training. The college was established in 1994 and is situated in Kolkata. The main objective of the NIHM is to fulfil the need of the trained manpower required for the development and promotion of Hotel & Tourism related sector. The institute aims to produce trained personnel required for the hotel, travel agency and other related sector and to develop efficiency of the employees working in different areas by conduction on the job training, refresher course and on the spot mobile training. It provides the technical knowledge and skill needed by well-qualified young students to start on the management ladder. The college offers various graduate and post graduate degree courses in hotel management.


Ques. Which is the nearest railway station to NIHM Kolkata?

Ans. Garia Railway station is within 2 km from NIHM Kolkata Institute.

Ques. Does the certificate provided by NIHM recognized by other institutions?

Ans. All Degree, Certificates etc. offered at NIHM are recognized by Govt. organizations like Railway, Banks, Air Lines, Shipping, Hospitals etc. and by Traditional Private Sector, Hotel & Hospitality sectors. Therefore, these trained human skills from NIHM are well Accepted by the Govt. as well as private enterprises are absorbed in suitable positions after their respective courses.

Ques. What is the craftsman Training program of NIHM?

Ans. NIHM is the only Institute in Eastern India which is offering Craftsman Training Program in Hotel Trade under Directorate General of Employment & Training, Govt. of India. The National Council for Vocational, Govt. of India monitor all such affiliated Institute and certifies successful students. These certificates carry Govt. emblem and therefore such professionals represent the quality of Indian standard across the world.

Ques. Is NIHM an affiliated institute?

Ans. NIHM, Kolkata is Affiliated by National Council for Vocational Traing, Govt. of India to offer Hotel Management Trade. NIHM, Kolkata is under Ministry of Skills Development & Entrepreneurship, Directorate General of Employment Training, Govt. of India to conduct Hospitality, Retail, Information Technology & Language skill training. NIHM, Kolkata is affiliated by NCV&RT, Govt. of India. NIHM, Kolkata is affiliated by DDE Himalayan University University for Hotel Management.

Ques. What are the timings to contact NIHM?

Ans. One can contact the office from 10 a.m to 6 p.m from Monday to Friday and 10.a.m to 3 p.m on Saturday.