The Rayat Bahra University School of Hospitality Management and Catering Technology (SHMCT) is the most sought after school located in the Mohali area. The mission of the school is to create and disseminate knowledge about hospitality management through teaching, research, industry relations, and service. The SHMCT offers best in class facilities for hotel and hospitality management studies.
The SHMCT is equipped with adequate infrastructure and can boast of facilities comparable to International Standards. Holistic Development of the students is a key operative for the management of the school. Apart from spacious and well ventilated classrooms, conference halls, e-library, IT resource centres, the food production labs with modern kitchens, bakery and confectionary unit are an integral part of the school infrastructure.
A strong concept of education based on academic theory and professional experience is the back bone of the institute academics. The teaching methodology is based upon interactive methods, use of modern technology and multimedia. The school regularly conducts seminars and workshops periodically enabling students to interact with key industry experts and leaders in the field. This helps students in keeping them abreast with the current and relevant techniques. Further, add on courses offered in English speaking, Bar Management, Facility Planning and Customer Relationship Management makes students industry ready.
Internships and placements are vital to the education earned. To support this, a dedicated team of professionals in the Training and Placement cell is available. They work with each student in chalking out their career path based on their aptitude and interest. To gain industry exposure, students are actively encouraged for vocational training, week end jobs, and part time jobs to enhance the scope of their careers. Specialized training is also imparted to the students for getting the best internships.
The SHMCT ultimate goal is to produce quality and well-groomed graduates for employment in hotel, tourism and services management positions at a national as well as global level. Students in SHMCT obtain a lot of practical exposure and chance to hone their skills along with special emphasis on hotel operational and management skills. These acquaintances groom’s student personality and prepares them to face challenges of the growing industry.