National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology (NCHMCT) is an autonomous
body under Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. The Council centrally regulates
academics for B.Sc. Hospitality & Hotel Administration and eleven other structured
courses of study that are imparted at the existing 21 Central Institutes of Hotel
Management, 14 State Government Institutes of Hotel Management and 15 Private Institutes
of Hotel Management affiliated with NCHMCT. Five Food Craft Institutes located in
different parts of the country offer Diploma programs in specific operational areas.
All Institutes follow standardised course curricula prescribed by the Council for
different professional programs.
Quality of education and training provided by the Institutes help students to emerge
as professionally qualified personnel for hospitality and other allied service sectors.
The Council has till date trained more than 53,000 Hospitality Managers, Executives
and other operational personnel. Its alumni from affiliated Institutes occupy key
positions in hospitality industry as well as in teaching institutions both in India