5 Reasons to Join Hotel & Tourism Management

Updated on: April 27, 2023

5 Reasons to Join Hotel & Tourism Management

Explore hotel management degrees at SGT University's Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management. Get practical exposure through industry visits and internships at top hotels like Hyatt, Marriott, and Taj. Prepare for diverse hospitality careers worldwide with strong industry connections. Enroll now for a rewarding future.

As the name itself says, Hotel Management is the management of the hotel industry. It is a term under which many branches are present such as hotel services, housekeeping facilities, food and drinks, leisure activities, customer feedback etc.  A professional in this field has a wide range of roles and responsibilities, and if he adapts and meets challenges, this contributes to his personal and professional growth.

The Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management at SGT University provides various degrees that enable students to get in-depth knowledge about the hotel industry. Generally, a hotel management degree lasts from 2 to 4 years.

Students are introduced to all the basic principles of functions of hotels. These good and bad elements can affect hotel management, to check if a service or a facility has been delivered sincerely etc.

The reason that most people choose to pursue Hotel and Tourism Management as a career are as follows:-

Responsibilities of running an establishment

People who work in the hotel management sector are responsible for every aspect of the hotel. They have to work in receptions, housekeeping, maintenance, catering etc. Hotel managers also look after hiring the employees or staff, managing the budget for the maintenance of hotels and staffs salary, taking care of public relations and targeting the sales target. The field of hotel management makes people responsible as the job is full of responsibilities.

Salaries and jobs

According to world data, salaries in the hospitality, travel and tourism sectors are lower than in the other industries. However, several roles in the hospitality sector are financially promising.  The salary of a hotel manager is directly proportional to the region of the job and the skills that an individual possesses.

Jobs are diverse

Jobs in the field of Hotel Management are diverse. Every day is filled with different challenges and tasks, and one has to work diversely to achieve success. It is not a mere 9 to 5 job but rather a flexible hour job. You are needed to be flexible, and the opportunities are endless. To get career success, one can apply in the lavish hotels in the big cities or coastal areas as a general manager or other staff in the respective specialisation. You can meet a diverse group of people and welcome them as guests.

Travel opportunities

Hospitality, travel and tourism opportunities and jobs in Hotel Management exist worldwide. Working as a manager in a large chain hotel will land you up in various places on the globe. Be it local, national or global platforms.


The industry of hospitality and tourism needs creative staff to strive. A hotel manager should be able to think and implement new and innovative ideas often. For example, he should organise themed afternoon tea parties, guided tours, transport accommodation etc. These all will help to improve the quality and popularity of a hotel.

The Faculty of Hotel Tourism Management at SGT University is one of the best decisions to boost an individual’s career in the Hotel Industry. It has several international strategic tie-ups with the leading industries to provide our students with a wide range of exposure on a global level.

Students will get a professional learning environment and focus on practical and theoretical skills. The strong industrial connections and regular excursions to the industry will help the students understand the latest technology used in Hotel & Tourism sector. FHTM has a robust digital platform to keep the students engaged throughout their academic careers.

FHTM has its outreach in the following hotels. FHTM Industrial visits conduct various career-related activities:- Grand Hyatt, Leela Ambience, IHG Crown Plaza, The Oberoi Gurugram and IBIS Aero city.

SGT University has a department called Corporate Resource Centre that offers internships and placements for the students. Our students are placed in various industries related to the Hotel and Tourism field like:-

  • Ibis Hotels
  • ITC Hotel
  • Holiday Inn
  • Radisson Blue
  • Courtyard Marriott
  • Park Inn
  • Four Points
  • Park Plaza
  • Taj Vivanta
  • Trident Hotels
  • The Leela
  • Hyatt
  • Taj Group
  • Emirates
  • Double Tree
  • Jaypee Hotels & restaurants

Every year SGT University anticipates new young talents and welcomes them warmheartedly. The University aims to shape raw skills into world-class academicians and leaders in their areas of interest.

SGT University, Gurugram, is one of the leading private universities in Delhi NCR. Along with academic and practical excellence, the 70 acres of lush green campus is full of livelihood and enough to provide a beautiful campus experience to the students.

Every year SGT University anticipates new young talents and welcomes them warmheartedly. The University aims to shape raw skills into world-class academicians and leaders in their fields.

The admission for Hotel Management courses has opened. To enrol in the Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management, SGT University, call our toll-free number 18001025661 or fill out the admission form to get a call from our counsellor. Apply now and be a part of the SGT family.

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