As per the trend in the north eastern states in India, Nagaland is supposed to have a shortage of higher education institutes. This was more or less true in the recent past. A lot has changed over the years. Many more colleges and institutes have come into existence in Nagaland, which has help improve the level of education in the state. But the number of institutes still seems to be less as compared to the requirement of the state. Especially when we talk about courses like hotel management we realise how lacking the state is. There are no proper Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland. The courses of hospitality which should be taught at the Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland are not taught since there are no Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland. The deprivation of Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland has been felt in the recent years since many students have to move out of Nagaland in search of hotel management education. There are supplementary courses which struggle to make do in the absence of Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland. There is an aviation academy which also has courses in hospitality while one can get a certificate in food and nutrition from the Dimapur Government College.
The courses offered at hotel management institutes are professional courses hence we see that the basic need for application is a 10+2 board exam passing certificate. In the absence of Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland one cannot estimate the eligibility that the upcoming colleges might prescribe.
Importance of Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland
One of the most lucrative industries, in the modern world, is the hospitality industry. For a job in the industry one must be trained at reputed institutes. The absence of Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland deprives students of Nagaland the chance of embarking in the hospitality industry. Hence we see how important the establishment of Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland has become.
Depending upon the course one opts for, one can get a job in that arena. But since there are no Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland the scope of getting a job in the hospitality industry is a bleak one. Had there been reputed Hotel Management Colleges in Nagaland then students might have been placed right after their graduations. So we see that Nagaland must take care of the lack in hotel management institutes.