Vivekanand Institute of Hotel & Tourism Management

Message from Principal


Namiraj Jain


Greetings to all the young aspirants from the VIHTM family…

Hospitality is a selfless passion of your heart, transformed to a smile on the face of a guest. In India, Hospitality is based on the principle of Atithi Devo Bhava, meaning “The Guest is God.”

VIHTM embodies this stem of the Indian ethos of graciousness towards guests, blends it with the global perspective and ameliorates to create a curriculum that focuses on the overall development of a student. At VIHTM we provide individual attention to each student and work towards making them a winner.

Vivekanand Institute of Hotel and Tourism Management (VIHTM), an affiliate institute of Saurashtra University, is dedicated to excellence in teaching, learning, and research to develop professionals who would make a difference globally in related disciplines of the hotel and hospitality sector.

The faculty is engaged to push the boundaries of student knowledge with the service sector, primarily the hotel and tourism industry. VIHTM offers an unparalleled student experience and leadership training through its 4-year Bachelors of Hotel and Tourism Management (BHTM) program.

Established in 1998, the institute was the first and pioneer self-financed college in Gujarat to offer a degree in Hotel and Tourism management, and continues to rank first in all state-level rankings of Indian hotel management institutions. Over 750 alumni are engaged gainfully in the core areas of hotel administration across the world. Graduates are equally equipped to compete in any service sector arena like retail, banking, service enterprise, cruise liners, service apartments, high-end restaurants, and hospitality mixed-use complexes, to name a few. A 100% placement assurance on graduation guarantees students a career in the front office, rooms division, food & beverage service, and food production. Professionalism through the understanding of world citizenry has been the vision of the institute.

I on behalf of VIHTM family assure you a great campus life, learning, self-development and above all a better and confident you. Welcome to a world of opportunities, dreams, and Progress in all spheres.

Welcome to VIHTM.