Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, Panipat was the first Catering College in Haryana, started in the year 1973 having Two year Diploma Course in Hotel Management and Three one year Diploma Courses in Food Production, F&B Service, Hotel Reception and Book-keeping under the Department of Tourism, Haryana.
The Institute has a well-equipped modern computer lab having the latest technology software and hardware. All practical training related to computer applications is carried out here for the students. The Institute Library is well equipped with text books of all the subjects of all courses and reference books on various topics. In addition there are general and trade journals to encourage the reading habits of the students in the library. Varieties of skill oriented audio –visual training cassettes from educational Institute (AH&MA) relating to the operational aspects of each outlet of a hotel and general topics are provided to enhance the overall interest of the students.
The Institute has boys hostel as well as girls hostel which can accommodate 60 students. It includes rooms on sharing basis and Mess facility for food.
Being a professional Institute imparting skill based job oriented courses, placement of all students is ensured. Students have a variety of training and job options with leading hotel chains and catering establishments. The names of some of the Hotel and Restaurant chains are Oberoi Group of Hotels, Radisson, TGI Friday, ITC Fortune, Berco’s, Taj SATS, Domino’s etc