The illustrious V. M. Salgaocar Group which has established a business legacy in the state has set up a world class Institute, V.M. Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education (VMSIIHE), at its sprawling campus at Manora- Raia, a pristine, verdant village in South Goa. The campus is spread over 6 acres, which provides a soothing environment for interestingly competitive and fun filled learning experiences.
The Institute offers offers BSc. International Hospitality Management (3 Year Degree Progam). Students passing 10+2 from the Arts/Commerce/Science/Vocational streams are eligible to apply for the course offered at VMSIIHE.
The Institute is affiliated to Goa University and has an arrangement i.e. protocol of co-operation in the field of tourism training with Turismo de Portugal and a strategic tie-up with HTMi in Switzerland for Higher Study options for our graduates..
The well designed campus has a fully functional 5 starred training hotel on campus, complete with a grand lobby area and reception, well-appointed guestrooms, restaurant, kitchen area and banqueting facilities. Additionally, the Institute has spacious classrooms equipped with technologically advanced facilities including central air conditioning, LCD screens, projectors, laptops and Wi-Fi connectivity. The classrooms are designed keeping in mind factors such as natural sunlight, weather conditions and comfort of students.
A perfect combination of academic learning, practical sessions and professional internships are designed to give oneâ€™s hospitality career a flying start.
VMSIIHE is an institution which is also a way of life. It offers a rich variety of resources for academic progression, professional development, leadership program and international networking.
Course available at VMSIIHE: Bachelor of Science International Hospitality Management
The B.Sc. in International Hospitality Management, affiliated to the Goa University, follows a curriculum in line with international standards under the able guidance of experienced Faculty with international expertise and industry exposure.
The programme is designed to equip the students with practical and first hand training, and other necessary skills with special attention to personality and soft skills development, leadership qualities, professional attitude and discipline which are essential to be global managers of repute.
Apart from academics and practical sessions the institute boasts of a unique industry-focused curriculum, dedicated and experienced faculty with international expertise, sophisticated in-house equipment, world-class infrastructure, interactions with industry experts, educational tours to Europe, international exchange programme.
Students pursuing their degree at VMSIIHE are selected for doing their 6 months professional internship at starred hotels internationally namely, Praia Del Rey Marriott Golf & Beach Resort in Portugal, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Hilton Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah (UAE), Intercontinental Hotel in Dubai, Sofitel Luxury hotels in Abu Dhabi, etc. In India, hotel chains namely Oberoi, Ritz-Carlton, Taj Group of Hotels, Palace, JW Marriott, Four Seasons, Hyatt Properties, ITC Sheraton, Delhi, Taj Hotel Resorts & Palaces, The Leela, etc.
The education model at VMSIIHE aims at preparing students for a dynamic career globally which includes leadership program, professional internships, guest lectures, food fest events and inculcates in them a professional attitude with a holistic approach which has helped the Graduates to be placed not just in India but also in the UAE and European countries
The Institute also conducts certificate courses for students who wish to take up short duration courses in
1. Culinary Arts
2. Guest Service Operations
3. Restaurant and Beverage Operations
4. Housekeeping Operations
Set up to International standards with in-house training hotel, Training Kitchen, Quantity Kitchen, Fine dining Restaurant, VIP rooms, Hi-Tech Computer Lab, Library, Amphi-theatre,Cafeteria etc.
Separate Air-Conditioned Hostels for Boys & Girls with sports, recreation facilities and swimming pool
100% Placement in renowned Hotels in India and Abroad