Teaching Methodology

It is a constant endeavour of the ACHARIYA School of Tourism and Hotel Management faculty team to make learning more and more student-centric and interesting. A regular interactive session is carried on in order to develop better methods of imparting knowledge and skills on various aspects. Every session is analysed for improvement so that the students get maximum benefit during their tenure.

Classroom Interactions
All classroom lectures are thoroughly planned beforehand to make the session interesting and informative. Students are encouraged to participate and interact with the faculty members. The teachers use aids such as multimedia presentations, videos, group tasks, discussions to help students conceptualize the topics.

Guest Lectures

The Institute invites experts from the Industry.

Field Trips

Students are taken for the educational visits and trips. Each of these trips has clear-cut learning objectives that will be communicated to the students beforehand. The students after their return have to file a report based on their observations during the trip.

Assignments

The students are given assignments to interact with the hoteliers and the relevant people to gain knowledge and confidence. On the whole shape up the students with practical approach to face the industry and the life.

Skill Based Practical Inputs
All the core areas have practical inputs that are given in their respective labs. The sessions may involve demonstrations, activities, practice sessions, role plays and mock situations. The main objective of these sessions is not only to impart skills but also the students understand the ground realities of the industry before they become supervisors and managers.

Academic- Industry Integration
This is a unique feature of ACHARIYA School of Tourism and Hotel Management. The Institution has a good relationship with the Industry for the Part-time placement of the students and the students are encouraged to take part in part-time / week-end attachments which is greatly helpful for them to understand the industry standards.

Personality Development & Soft Skills

As a student of Achairya School of Tourism & Hotel Management, your success will not only be from your expertise in technical but also on the soft skills and the personality you develop with communication skills, attitude, behaviour, command over language, confidence you build to be on your own.

  1. Regular weekly English & French Communication Classes.
  2. Special language classes for students who are weak in English
  3. Regular Personality Development sessions by in-house faculty

Industrial Training

Part-time / Week-end Apprenticeship:
Our students regularly visit and work part-time in local Hotels, restaurants and fast food chains for getting hand on experience about their operations. Some of the local Star Rated Hotels, ethnic restaurants, bars and fast food chains where our students have been so far include GRT Sunway, Ocean Spray, Pizza Hut, Pizza Corner, Shenbaga, Atithi, etc.

Industrial Exposure Training:
The students of ACHARIYA School of Tourism & Hotel Management have a close interaction with the Hotel Industry. Our students are being trained and placed by the best Hotel Chains for Industrial Training. Some of the properties we are associated with

The Oberoi Group
Taj Fisherman’s Cove, Chennai
Leela Palace, Bangalore
Le royal meridian, Chennai
The Accord Metropoliton, Chennai
The Sunway GRT, Pondicherry
Courtyard Marriott, Chennai
Starwood Sheraton, Udaipur
ITC group of Hotels
Radisson Group of Hotels
Ramoji Film City
Club Mahindra Group of Hotels