The BHM program is a four year or 8-semester degree provided by different colleges with affiliation to different universities of Nepal. The course is a combination of theoretical and practical modules. With a credit of 120, the course is becoming hugely popular in the country as the prospects are endless.

This service-oriented program is designed to produce highly skilled manpower that will contribute to the hospitality sector with their expertise. The course provides insight on various subjects related to the hotel business from managing the hotel to housekeeping.

What makes this degree unique is that along with the theoretical knowledge, it also focuses on developing professional skills by exposing the students to real situations of the industry that they are going to work in after graduation. This gives the student an idea of what to expect from the career.

What is the average cost of studying Hotel Management in Nepal?

The average cost of studying hotel management in Nepal is 5-6 lakhs. The subject is a little expensive than other undergraduate programs like BBA, BCA because there are lots of practical and it also provides the opportunity to explore the hotels in both Nepal and foreign countries.

The field trips, events, cultural programs could also set you back some more money. Generally, most of the colleges ask for the charges of the events, prior to the event. The events can be mandatory or not depending on the college.

The fees differ from college to college. To get more accurate information about the fee structure, you can visit the website of the colleges that offer this course.

Eligibility for admission in BHM

Students from any field including Humanities, Management and Science can apply for admission.

  • Completion of 10+2 with a minimum of 45% from Higher Secondary Board or other TU approved boards.
  • The student must have studied English in 10+2.
  • Pass the CMAT exam with at least 40% marks.
  • Go through the interview process of the college.

Other requirements include your academic certificates from SLC and +2, the character certificates issued by your secondary school and higher secondary school.

Career Options after completing BHM

The hotel industry is a crucial part of Nepal’s economy. As Nepal is a popular travel destination with millions of tourists flooding every year, both government and private sector are investing in this industry.

The career options after completing the degree are only more because the number of new hotels and other businesses in the hospitality sector is only growing as Nepal heavily relies on tourism. To accommodate more tourists, the number of hotels will only grow in the coming days which is why a BHM graduate is always in demand.

In addition to the attractive salary and job prospects, there is also the flexibility to work from a variety of places and travel to different places.

Some of the jobs that you can get are:

  • Accommodation Manager
  • Chef
  • Catering Manager
  • Hotel Manager
  • Event Manager
  • Hospitality Executive
  • Bartender
  • Waiter
  • Housekeeper
  • Club Manager
  • Kitchen Manager
  • Hotel Entrepreneur

What is the average salary after completing BHM?

An entry-level BHM graduate can expect to earn around Rs 15,000 – Rs 20,000 and even more in managerial positions. The salary only increases as you gain more experience.

What are further study options after completing BHM?

If you want to study further after completing your BHM then don’t worry as there are a variety of options. These are the Master’s degrees you can pursue after completing your Bachelor’s in Hotel Management:

  • Masters in Hospitality Management
  • Masters in Hotel Management
  • MBA in Hotel Management
  • Masters in Tourism

Course Module:

1st Semester

S.NCourse No.CourseCredit Hour
1BHMEnglish3
2BHMPrinciples of Management3
3BHMFood Production and Patisserie I3
4BHMFood and Beverage Service3
5BHMHouse Keeping3

2nd Semester

S.NCourse No.CourseCredit Hour
1BHMBusiness Communication3
2BHMHotel Accounting3
3BHMFood Production and Patisserie II3
4BHMFood & Beverage Service II3
5BHMHouse Keeping Management3

3rd Semester

S.NCourse No. CourseCredit Hour
1BHMFood Science & Nutrition3
2BHMCost & Management Accounting3
3BHMFood Production and Patisserie III3
4BHMFood & Beverage Service III3
5BHMFront Office3

4th Semester

S.NCourse No. CourseCredit Hour
1BHMHuman Resource Management3
2BHMFood Production Management3
3BHMFood & Beverage Management3
4BHMFront Office Operations & Management II3
5BHMFinancial Management3

5th Semester

S.NCourse No. CourseCredit Hour
1BHMHospitality Marketing and Sales3
2BHMStatistics3
3BHMEconomics3
4BHMFundamentals of Tourism3
5BHMFacility Planning and Management3
6BHMManagement Information System3

6th Semester

S.NCourse No. CourseCredit Hour
1BHMIndustrial Exposure12
2BHMInternship Report3

7th Semester

S.NCourse No. CourseCredit Hour
1BHMIndustrial Exposure12
2BHMProject Work3

8th Semester

S.N     Course No. Credit Hour
1BHMLegal Environment for Hospitality 
2BHMOrganizational Behavior3
3BHMStrategic Management3
4BHMEntrepreneurship for Hospitality3
5BHMNepalese Society and Politics3

Elective Course (Any One)

1BHMCultural Resource of Tourism in Nepal 
2BHMQuality Management 

List of BHM Colleges in Nepal

Here is the list of all the colleges in Nepal that provides Bachelor in Hotel Management under affiliation with different universities.

Under the affiliation of Tribhuvan University

Nesfield International College
Website:  http://www.nesfield.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Batukbhairabsthan, Lagankhel, Lalitpur
Contact: 01-5525125, 01- 5525330, 01-2239637

Nihareeka College of Management and IT
Website:  http://nihareekacollege.edu.np/
Email: nihareekacollegebrt@gmail.com
Address: Bargachhi, Biratnagar
Contact: 021-463963, 021-462481

Saraswati Multiple Campus
Website: http://www.saraswaticampus.edu.np/
Email: campussaraswati@gmail.com
Address: Lekhnath Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4412272, 01-4411971

Golden Gate International College
Website:  http://www.goldengate.edu.np
Email: info@goldengate.edu.np
Address: Old Baneshwor, Battisputali, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4477082, 01-4495165

Balkumari College
Website: http://www.balkumaricollege.edu.np/
Email: info@balkumaricollege.edu.np
Address: Narayangarh, Chitwan
Contact: 056-521842, 056-533205, 056-526527

Gupteshwor Mahadev Multiple Campus
Website:  http://gmmc.edu.np/
Email: info@gmmc.edu.np
Address: Chhorepatan, Pokhara
Contact: 061-465677

Brightland College
Website: brightlandcollege.edu.np
Email: info@brightlandcollege.edu.np
Address: Nepalgunj, Banke
Contact: 01-5525125, 01- 5525330, 01-2239637

Itahari Namuna College
Website: namunacollege.edu.np
Email: info@namunacollege.edu.np
Address: Bir Ganesh Man Sadak, Itahari
Contact: 025-586701

National College of Computer Studies (NCCS)
Website: nccs.edu.np
Email: info@nccs.edu.np
Address: Paknajol Marg, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4251711

Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management (NATHM)
Website:  http://www.nesfield.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Batukbhairabsthan, Lagankhel, Lalitpur
Contact: 01-5525125, 01- 5525330, 01-2239637

Nepal College of Travel and Tourism Management (NCTTM)
Website: www.nathm.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Kalimati, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4270073

Oxford College
Website: www.oxfordcollege.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Shastri Marg, Gaindakot
Contact: 078-501078

Padmakanya Multiple Campus
Website: www.pkcampus.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Bagbazar, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4243758

Surkhet Model College
Address: Birendranagar-8, Khajura
Contact: 083- 525414, 083-525077

Under the affiliation of Pokhara University

Apollo International College (AIC)
Website: http://www.apollointcollege.edu.np/
Email: info@apillointcollege.edu.np
Address: Lakhechaur Marg, Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4474845, 01-4474851

Ritz College of Engineering and Management
Website: http://www.ritzhospitality.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Batukbhairabsthan, Lagankhel, Lalitpur
Contact: 01-5525125, 01- 5525330, 01-2239637

Liberty College
Website:  http://www.nesfield.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Balkumari, Lalitpur|
Contact: 01-5186188, 01-5186183

Rajdhani Model College
Website:  http://rmccollege.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Batukbhairabsthan, Lagankhel, Lalitpur
Contact: 01-5525125, 01- 5525330, 01-2239637

Shubhashree Academic International College
Website:  http://www.nesfield.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4471162, 01-4465705

Atharva Business College
Website:  http://www.atharvacollege.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Bansbari, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4372966

Central College of Business Management
Website:  http://centralcollege.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Sinamangal-9, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4110646, 01-4116697

Quest International College
Website:  http://quest.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Gwarko, Lalitpur
Contact: 01-5547669, 01-5521950, 01-2040259

Alpine Management College
Website: alpinemc.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Nepalgunj, Banke
Contact: 081-526877

Axis College
Website: www.axiscollege.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Tilottama, Butwal
Contact: 071-438350

Butwal Model College
Address: Thutipal, Butwal
Contact: 071-429193

Nepal Tourism and Hotel Management College
Website: nthmc.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Gairapatan, Pokhara, Kaski
Contact: 61-526458, 527903

Nepal Western Management and Engineering College
Website:  https://nwa.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Dhangadi, Kailali
Contact: 091-526108

Under the affiliation of Purbanchal University

Gateway College of Professional Studies
Website:  http://www.gatewaycollege.edu.np/
Email: email@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Basundhara, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-552512501, 552533001, 2239637

Kantipur International College
Website:  http://kantipurinternational.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Buddhanagar, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4790564

Aayaam International College
Website: http://aayaamcollege.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Kumaripati, Lalitpur
Contact: 01- 5550778, 01-5537674

Himalayan White House International College (College of Management and Technology)
Website:  http://whitehousecmt.edu.np/
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Ramshahpath, Putalisadak, Kathmandu
Contact: 01-4226284, 4222688

Purbanchal University, School of Management (PUSOM)
Website: pusom.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Biratnagar, Morang
Contact: 021-534027

Morgan International College
Website: morgancollege.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Basundhara, Kantipur
Contact: 01-4354088

South Asian School of Tourism and Hotel Management (SASTHM)
Website
: www.sasthm.edu.np
Email: info@nesfield.edu.np
Address: Biratnagar
Contact: 021-472229