Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration – WGSHA Manipal

Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration :

Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration, Manipal was established in 1986 as a unit of Dr. TMA Pai Foundation. In 1987, the TMA Pai Foundation, tied up with Welcomgroup, the hotels divisions of ITC Ltd. Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration was the first Indian Hotel Management Institute listed by The Council of Hotel, Restaurant Institutional Education ( CHRIE ). In the academic year 2003 – 2004, the institute was transferred to Manipal University.

The institute offers a four year degree course in Hotel Management. Various subjects taught in the course include : Hotel Accounting, Dynamics of Human Resource, Human Research Development, Financial Management, Marketing Management, and Business Law. The institute has a full fledged hotel attached to it for practical training.

Students who have passed Class XII with 50% marks are eligible for admission to Hotel Management course in the institute. Admissions are made on the basis of a written exam which comprises of abstract reasoning, numerical aptitude, verbal analogy, and general awareness. The test is followed by a group discussion, and interview.

Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration ( WGSHA ) has a corpus fund to provide scholarships to students selected on merit *** means basis.


WGSHA Manipal Facilities :

Class Rooms : – Nine centrally air – conditioned classrooms with latest teaching aids like LCD Projectors, Direct Projectors, VCR, OHP etc.

Mock Bar : – There is a fully equipped mock bar available for demonstrations and practical work, in the preparation and service of all kinds of beverages.

  • House Keeping Mock Room : Used for Practical classes and demonstration of Housekeeping techniques
  • Training Restaurant : Two restaurants for practical training in F&B Service skills are available in the college
  • The Board Room : For student – faculty interaction

Training Hotel : – The institute has a tie up with Hotel Valley View International ( Fortune Group ), which is located next to the institute building for all practical trainings.

WGSHA Manipal Placement Cell :

Recruiting companies visit our college during the period from October – December, conduct interviews and offer career opportunities to students for their ultimate placement starting June / July in the following year. The average salary of a student, who is placed as a Management Trainee is [rupee] 20,000 to 25,000/- . Others are considered for a salary ranging from 15,000 to 17,000 per month.

Courses Offered by WGSHA Manipal :

1. Bachelor in Hotel Management

  • Category : Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Degree : BHM
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 4 Years
  • Fees : [rupee] 699500

Basic Eligibility : XII or equivalent qualification.

2. Master of Science in Hospitality Tourism Management

  • Category : Hotel Management
  • Degree : M.Sc.
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 2 Years
  • Fees : [rupee] 89500

Basic Eligibility : Graduation in relevant field or equivalent qualification.

3. Diploma in Hotel Management Catering Technology

  • Category : Hotel Management and Catering Technology
  • Degree : Diploma
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 3 Years

Basic Eligibility : Candidates are eligible to continue in Sheffield Hallam University, UK for one year to get a BSc ( Hons. ) in International Hospitality Management.

WGSHA Manipal Contact Details :

Name : Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration,
Location : Valley View International, Manipal, Karnataka, India,
Phone No. : 0820 – 2571101,
Email : office.wgsha@manipal.edu,
Website : www.manipal.edu/Institutions/HotelManagement/WGSHAManipal/Pages/Welcome.aspx.