Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration, WGSHA


WGSHA has been ranked as the premiere Hotel Management institute in India. With the professional backing of ITC- Welcomgroup and the long-standing reputation of Manipal University.Welcomgroup is a progressive hotel chain having linkage to Starwood Company of USA. WGSHAs training and development activities are recognised by the International Hotel Association, Paris. WGSHA is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2011


- Ranked as the Number One Hotel Management College consistently for four years
- Managed by the Manipal University with professional support of ITC- Welcomgroup Hotels Division
- Wi-Fi enabled campus and interfaced learning is facilitated through IT
- CEHTR-Centre for Excellence in Hospitality Tourism and Research
- Faculty Development-M.Phil,Ph.D, National and International exposure
- Excellence in extra curricular activities in the form of representing sports at inter state level
- International collaborations
- Experiential learning
- State of the art infrastructure
- Dynamic faculty profile
- Recognised by the All India Council for Technical Education
- ISO 9001-2008 certified college

Infrastructure & Teaching Facilities

Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration provides infrastructure facilities to its students.

Library :

5,123 books on Hotel Management and allied subjects
190 videocassettes on a variety of topics
4 internet terminals
An audio video section

Lab Kitchen/ Bakery :

Basic Training Kitchen (BTK) with 25 workstations
Quantity Training Kitchen (QTK) with 25 workstations
Advance Training Kitchen (ATK) with 25 workstations
Bakery training lab with 8 works stations.

Computer Lab :

25 PCs of various Pentium configurations
32 workstations

Class Rooms :

Centrally air-conditioned classrooms with latest teaching aids like LCD Projectors, Direct Projectors, VCR, OHP etc.

Sports Facilities :

Facilities for basketball, badminton, volleyball, table tennis, practice pitch for cricket and separate gymnasium facilities for boys and girls.
Common playground facilities for the entire campus of Manipal, to be shared with other sister institutions, are available for Hockey, Football, Cricket, Athletics, and Throw Ball.
Two Olympic size swimming pools and standard gymnasium.

Health Services :

Students are covered by a Medicare Scheme which entitles them to the best of medical care and treatment at the adjacent Kasturba Hospital.

Mock Bar :

There is a fully equipped mock bar available for demonstrations and practical work, in the preparation and service of all kinds of beverages.

yahan pe likhnaHouse Keeping Mock Room:

Used for Practical classes and demonstration of Housekeeping techniques.

Training Restaurant:

Two restaurants for practical training in F&B Service skills are available in the College.


M.Sc. Hospitality & Tourism Management
Course Description
Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration offers Post graduate programme M.Sc. in Hospitality & Tourism Management. The duration of programme is two years.

The candidates who have completed their BHM or BSc in Hospitality Management courses from a recognized University are eligible.
Admission Procedure

General Category :
Admissions are made on the basis of merit in an all India entrance test conducted by Manipal University on 04.08.09 at Manipal.

Foreign Category :
Admissions are made on the basis of marks obtained at the qualifying examination.

Bachelor in Hotel Management (BHM)
Course Description
Bachelor in Hotel Management is four years programme.Candidates have the option of joining the integrated MBA course after the completion of second year.

Pass in 10+2, A Level, IB, American 12th grade or equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in 10+2 examination.

General Category :

Admissions are done on the basis of rank in an all India EPSI National Admission Test (ENAT 09).
Based on the marks scored in ENAT 09 , candidates will be shortlisted to attend group discussion and interview.
Final selection will be based on the marks secured in ENAT 09, group discussion and interview.

Foreign Category :

Admissions under this category are handled by a separate office.
Candidates can apply both under General and Foreign/NRI category.


Good hostel accommodation on sharing basis is available in the College separately for boys and girls.
The allocation of seats is on a first come-first serve basis.
Essential furniture such as a bed, mattress, study table, chair and cupboard is provided for each individual.
The mess is run jointly with the help of a Students Mess Committee under the supervision of faculty-in-charge. The committee lays emphasis on quality of food, service, nutrition and variety in the menu.
All students of BHM stay in WGSHA hostels only.


Name of Admission Test: Manipal Online Entrance Test
Minimum Percentile for Admission: Nil
Criteria/ Eligibility for admission: 10+2 with minimum 50%
Application available from – www.manipal.edu
Completed forms to be submitted by: Date will be announced in www.manipal.edu
You may include any other admission related information as well: All procedures are available in www.manipal.edu


Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel Administration
Valley View International
Manipal - 576 104
Phone: +91--2571101
Fax: +91--2571327
Email: office.wgsha@manipal.edu
Website: http://www.manipal.edu

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