The Coolest Hospitality School in India
The Indian School of Hospitality, Gurugram is a self- financed degree college in affiliation with Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
By Muskaan Sinha and Luvy Chhabra
It is not every day that a college introduces a fun and exciting way to not only study, but to make yourself perfect for the real world. All the hospitality aspirants out there, this your chance make the best start to your career. The ISH will make sure, you get to learn from the best, while making the best use of modern day technology.
The institution is redefining hospitality education, learning and development for the industry through a focus on Virtual Reality technology as a learning and training aid. Its vision is to be Indiaâ€™s leading provider of international hospitality, culinary and executive education. ISH thrives to provide students with an environment that encourages learning, collaboration and innovation.
The infrastructure provides a highly interactive and intellectual atmosphere. The school wants to prepare their students to be socially independent, hands on and with a creative mindset. The classrooms are designed with student comfort in mind, every room is simple with modern spaces that encourages focus at the front. The classroom can tend up to 60 students. The avenue of the institution is playful, vibrant and unconventional to give the students a break out area that is exceptional and exciting, bringing the outdoors inside. The college is built while keeping in mind the dynamic and practical mindset.
Founded by industry veteran and former Managing Director and Regional Vice President of Starwood Hotels and Resorts South Asia, Dilip Puri, who envisions to provide the aspirants with facilitators and mentors and believes that life skilling and soft skilling is as important as academic knowledge.â€śThis marks the beginning of integrating technologies for a better learning experience for both ISH students and companies across industries. I am looking forward to introducing and using VR technology into our own curriculums for all our long and short term programmes. I believe it can give our students a completely revolutionary way of acquiring new skills and knowledge,â€ť says Puri.
The most exciting aspect of this institution is the new way of learning, ISH in collaboration with TRANSFRVR introduced virtual reality in their curriculum to give the future professionals a complete training before going to the real field. The entire school is built exactly like a hotel with barista, cafĂ©, restaurant house keeping room, tasting rooms, a complete master chef kitchen, etc. The students will get a complete experience of how to manage a hotel from maintaining the restaurants, cooking food, attending guests to cleaning rooms and practical implementation through virtual reality.
The entire school is built exactly like a hotel with barista, cafĂ©, restaurant house keeping room, tasting rooms, a complete master chef kitchen, etc.
CEO, Bharanidharan Rajakumar from TRANSFRVR stated that â€śWe are thrilled to be collaborating with Dilip and his exceptional team at ISH to bring our virtual reality hospitality training model to India. We look forward to helping students, employees, managers and companies achieve their professional goals while also supporting the development of Indiaâ€™s rapidly growing hospitality industry.â€ť
ISH is getting ready to open for its first academic intake on 1st August 2018 starting with undergraduate programmes in Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts. Its brand-new campus is now ready in Sector 83, Gurugram and admissions are on in full swing.
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