BSc in Hospitality Studies
Program Overview

The B.Sc. in Hospitality Studies at D Y Patil University prepares students for the vibrant and fast-paced hospitality industry. This comprehensive four-year program equips learners with essential skills in hotel operations, event management, and food and beverage management. Designed to meet industry demands, it offers hands-on experiences, internships, and potential employment opportunities in top hotels across the country. Students graduating from this program can explore diverse careers in hotels, restaurants, airlines, cruise lines, food retailing, and events, reflecting the growth prospects of India's booming tourism sector.

  • Duration: 4 years
  • Intake: 120
Fee Structure

Annual Fee: ₹90,000
Application Fee: INR 800/-

Eligibility Criteria
  • The Candidate should have passed Class XII (10+2) OR its equivalent examination in any stream (Arts/Science/Commerce/Humanities/MCV) with English as one of the subjects in HSC and having 45% aggregate Marks (40% for Backward Class Candidates belonging to Maharashtra State Only).
  • Two years/Three years Diploma of Board of Technical Education or its equivalent with a minimum 45% marks (40% for Backward Class Candidates belonging to Maharashtra State Only).
  • This eligibility criterion is applicable for the academic session 2023-2024. Any amendment made by the Council of Architecture will supersede these criteria.
Program Highlights
Career Prospects:

By 2029, India's tourism sector is expected to grow by 6.7% to reach Rs. 35 trillion (US$ 488 billion), accounting for 9.2% of the total economy.

  • A Career in Hotels & Restaurants: The hotel industry is for quick thinkers and those who enjoy a fast-paced and pulsating environment. Plus, if you're looking for a career with a focus on training and personal development, the hotel industry is the perfect choice for you.
  • A Career in Airlines & Cruise: The industry is ideal for those passionate about traveling and tourism. The good news is that the industry is booming!
  • A Career in Food Retailing: Retail is exciting and varied. There are thousands of malls and shopping complexes coming up all across India. You could find yourself feeding thousands of people at a stadium, or serving delicious food at a fine-dining restaurant. If you're outgoing and love the thrill of an energetic environment, consider a career in this industry.
  • A Career in Events: Are you someone who loves to organize parties, meetings, and trips? Why not turn this into a career option and join the events industry? Fast-paced and fun, working in events is for the outgoing. If you love seeing your plans come alive, then this is the industry for you.
  • Entrepreneurship: With several government initiatives promoting entrepreneurship, there has never been a better time to become your own boss. Whether it's tourist services, gaming, hostels, holiday centers, or the ever-growing service sector, you get to take your pick in the choice of your career.
Career Path:

Traditional hospitality careers often start in hotels and resorts, and the accommodation sector is growing more diverse with new properties and new concepts entering the industry. You could start in Reception, Guest Relations, or Rooms Division and work your way up to a Director or GM position. You could choose a company you identify with and grow your career with openings in new locations. Or you can develop a career in marketing or finance and work for a variety of different hospitality companies. Examples of Hotel Management Career progression:

  • Front Office Supervisor
  • Rooms Division Manager
  • Assistant Director of Operations
  • General Manager
  • Night Manager
  • Guest Relations Manager
  • Director of Sales
  • Group Regional Manager

Program Structure
  • Discipline Specific Courses
  • Discipline Specific Electives
  • General Electives
  • Skill Enhancement Course
  • Value Added Course
  • Ability Enhancement Course
  • Internship / Apprenticeship / Projects / Community Immersion (IAPC)