Munnar Catering College is a Hospitality Education Institute set up with the purpose of imparting education and maintaining and operating allied facilities for the promotion of hospitality, tourism, art, culture, social activities etc.
The college is promoted by Royal Group of Companies – a multi-facetted conglomerate based in Kerala, India with over three decades of experience in Hospitality and allied industries. The group is engaged in Education, Aviation, Shipping, Advertising, Plantation, Hotels, Resorts and Travel & Tourism.
The Education division of the group has evolved from offering multiple programs including Engineering and Pharmaceutical Science courses to today, being a specialist in Hospitality, Hotel Management and Tourism education and operates under the brand name – Munnar Catering College.
The group operates three campuses in Kerala, India – in Munnar, Cochin and in the capital city, Thiruvananthapuram.
EDUCATION DIVISION IN INDIA
The flagship International Campus of Munnar Catering College is located 6500 ft. above sea level in Thachankary Hills, Sooryanelli, Munnar, Kerala.
Spread across acres of lush greenery; the campus offers students a serene environment to immerse themselves in training and refining their skills.
The facilities of the College include helipad, swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam bath, gymnasium, indoor stadium, cricket pitch, amphitheater, convention center, modern hostels etc.
Approvals And Affiliations
MUNNAR CATERING COLLEGE IN INDIA IS APPROVED BY:
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Govt. of India–which is the statutory body under Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development HRD.It is responsible for the planning and development of technical and managerial education in India.It accredits postgraduate and graduate programs as per its charter.
MCC is also approved by the Directorate of Technical Education, Govt. of Kerala – which deals with all technical education activities in the state of Kerala.
MUNNAR CATERING COLLEGE IN INDIA IS AFFILIATED TO:
National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology (NCHMCT) under Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. The National council was set up in 1982 by the government of India as an Autonomous, Apex body for the coordinated growth and development of Hospitality Education in India.
Under NCHMCT there are IHMs or ‘Institute of Hotel Management’. There are only 25 Private IHMs in India and Munnar Catering College is one of only 4 Private IHMs in South India.
A Luxury Boutique Hotel
We are not only educationalists but also industry practitioners. Just a few km from MCC in Munnar is Fort Munnar, a luxury boutique hotel owned and operated by Royal Group.
Opened in the year 2000, Fort Munnar is one of longest running and most reputed Hotels in Kerala. Students have the benefit of doing ODCs, trainings and internships at Fort Munnar, right from Semester 1, which allows them to practice their skills on the job and interact with customers.
MUNNAR CONVENTION CENTER
The group owns and operates the largest convention center in Munnar – ‘Munnar Convention Center’. With an area of around 9000 sq. ft., the convention center is a multi-purpose space that can be transformed to host weddings, exhibitions, conventions, workshops, events etc. The Convention Center has a seating capacity of 1250 guests, parking facilities for 300 cars, unlimited electricity, water supply and backup generator.