NIPS School of Hotel Management

A beginning 20 years back, a glorious journey since then. Recipient of Best Hotel Management College of Kolkata from Brands Academy, Education Excellence Award 2011 & 2012, NIPS School of Hotel Management, Kolkata has received the Roll of Honour from National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) in 2008 and 2009. NIPS was awarded the Certificate of Honour as ‘One of the best 5 Educational Institutes of the Nation’ in the Hotel Management Category by ‘Gurukuljyoti Award’ for Excellence in Education, 2006. Not only has NIPS been showered with accolades in India, it also has the unique distinction of being the only Asian Institute to win Worldwide Hospitality Award in Paris, France in 2003.

Awards and Accolades and quite a significant number of these have come in the way of NIPS since its inception in the year 1993, acknowledging their excellence in the various fields of Hotel and Hospitality Management studies. These however, have not made the Management of NIPS complacent. Rather, the accolades received have inspired NIPS to perform better, to reach new heights, to reach out to higher goals of excellence.

In a recent achievement, NIPS School of Hotel Management has made its way to the Limca Book of Records, India Book of Records and Asia Book of Records by creating a unique record of 188 different varieties of Omelets in ten minutes by 154 students and teachers.

NIPS is recognized by AICTE, WBUT, WBSCTE. NIPS is an ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 1400:2004 Institution, besides being an Institutional Member of ISTE, CII, BNCCI, PRSI, AIMA, FHRAI, HRAEI, EURHODIP, NABI, HITA and AIWF.

All the courses offered by NIPS take off from the learning of the rich Indian heritage and the Culture and are perfectly blended with the Western Hotel and Hospitality Management education system. This provides the students of NIPS with a world class contemporary education in specific fields of the subject, to shape them to have an edge over others, to shape them to be future leaders.

The Infrastructure

NIPS presently has its campus at 297, Mahishbathan, Sector V, Salt Lake City , Kolkata with more than 20,000 sq. ft. of built up area and a sprawling lawn set up the ambience for a perfect educational ambience.


NIPS offers best of the region facilities for hotel and hospitality management studies. Besides spacious classrooms, conference halls, well equipped e – library, IT resource centers, the food and beverage production lab with three modern kitchens, bakery and confectionary unit, speciality restaurants, coffee shops, furnished AC deluxe rooms, front office labs and laundry are integral part of the infrastructure to train and import hands on skills in specific area of service.

Support facilities includes hostel accommodation, transport service, Travel Desk, Support service for higher studies abroad and Personality Development programmes.

The Institute is pledged to augment the facilities and infrastructure continuously, to meet the ever changing challenges of the ever-growing sunshine industry, the hospitality and the tourism industry.

Training Methodology :

Both theoretical and practical classes will be conducted but emphasis will be laid upon practical training. Students are exposed to regular Industry visits from the 1st year itself.

Key Personnel

Chairman : Mr. P.D.Pathak
Managing Director : Mr. Vivek Pathak
Associate Director : Mrs. Arunima Sen Pathak
Deputy Director : Mr. Joseph Uttam Gomes
Assistant Director : Mr. Ranabir Ray

Faculty :

Trained and experienced Lecturer with adequate Industrial Experience. NIPS Faculty Members are continually in demand as advisors and consultants to the industry and work closely with them to achieve the continuity of learning between the classroom and the workplace. They are complemented by visiting professors, industrial experts, business consultants and senior managers from the industry.

Placement Support:

The institute takes pride in its extremely encouraging placement record through on and off Campus interviews. NIPS Alumni have made a mark for themselves in prestigious organizations like TAJ, Welcome Group, Marriott, Le Meridien, Wipro , Westside , Pantaloons , GE Capital, Hyatt, Oberoi Group, Sheraton, Indian Airlines, Emirates, Jet airways, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian Cruise Line, Hyundai, BMW, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, HSBC, Al-Tamimi Group (Saudi Arabia) to name a few. The focus of the dedicated Training & Placement Cell has not only been on Placement alone, but Quality Placement.

NIPS Centres:

• Kolkata Salt Lake
• Kolkata Salt Lake Annexe
• Kolkata Park Circus
• Burdwan, West Bengal
• Guwahati

NIPS Proposed Centres:

• Ranchi, Jharkhand
• Benaras, UP
• Silliguri, WestBengal
• Ulberia, West Bengal
• Krishnanagar, West Bengal
• Bahrampore, West Bengal
• Maldah, West Bengal
• Tarekeshwar, West Bengal

Contact :

297, Mahisbathan, Sector V
Salt Lake, Kolkata 700102
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Telephone : 033- 23675127/8/9
Fax : 23675177

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Reasons to join NIPS

  • Career Oriented Quality Programmes and Paid Internship
  • Recognised Degrees
  • Cosmopolitan Community
  • Successful Placement Across the Globe
  • Sound Infrastructure
  • Commendable Array of Lecturers & Instructors
  • Sprawling Campus
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