Balaji Tower


(Sponsored by Govt. of India & Govt. of Andhra Pradesh)

Balaji Tower
State Institute of Hotel Management Catering Technology


(Sponsored by Govt. of India & Govt. of Andhra Pradesh)

Principals Desk

Principal’s message

I have great pleasure in conveying my best wishes to all of you. SIHMCT&AN has a reputation for attracting the best students in their hospitality courses. It is a matter of great pride that the college has made consistent progress, year on year in academic and co curricular activities.

The hospitality and Tourism Industry is the fastest growing, job creating industry in the world. With annual revenue approaching 500 billion, over 200 million people are directly or indirectly employed in Tourism and Hospitality segment. According to World Tourism Organization the industry creates a new post every 10 minutes. Tourism is the single largest industry in the world, which will accommodate one fifth of the total manpower employment of the world by the end of 2020. The demand for trained and skilled man power in the field of Hospitality and Tourism has nearly doubled. This is an exciting time for the hospitality industry, a time that has recently seen unprecedented growth and opportunities for advancement. With future projected growth being highly favorable, both domestically and internationally, the outlook for someone eyeing the field of hospitality management is indeed bright.

The hospitality Industry is growing at a very rapid pace and the global scenario is changing. In this scenario, the demand for high caliber, well – educated and trained professionals will far outstrip the supply. The Industry needs trained and efficient workforce for the effective running of their organizations. The employment opportunity in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry is vast .Properly trained and skilled persons have a wide range of opportunity to work in the sectors like Hotels, Restaurants, Railways, Airlines, ships, Fast food outlets, Community centers, Defense Services, work as faculty in the various hotel management institutions and many more. To work in the Tourism and hospitality Industry team work is essential, one has to be physically fit, Disciplined, Polite, Smart, Well Groomed, Punctual, and have good understanding of hygiene and sanitation. In the modern world properly educated computer knowledge and fluency in English is must.

We hope that the hospitality programmes offered by SIHMCT & AN will be of great interest, fit your profile and provide you with a lifetime career.

I wish you all the best for achieving greater success and scaling newer heights in your education and career ahead.

V.Giri Babu,