Agartala: The Tripura government on Monday signed a concession agreement with Infovalley Educational & Research Pvt. Limited to run the State Institute of Hotel Management, Catering and Applied Nutrition at Agartala.
Minister of Tourism Pranjit Singha Roy, Tripura Tourism Development Corporation Ltd, MD T K Chakma, Chairman of Infovalley Educational and Research Pvt Limited Sanjay Aditya Singh and Project Head of SIHM Pankaj Debbarma were present at the program.
As per the report, the agreement was signed to facilitate top-class hospitality studies in Tripura and the nearby states.
“This project will lay the foundation of progressive employment program and eventually will significantly impact many lives of our youths. With the setting up of the State IHM, we are also hopeful to boost our local economy by engaging a skilled workforce.” said Minister Roy.
“Infovalley Educational & Research (P) Ltd, under its brand Jettwings with 15+ years of expertise in the field of tourism & hospitality studies, is likely to be the best partners for operating this SIHM and we are hopeful to make this SIHM to be in the top 10 SIHMs of India.” the Minister added.
Moreover, Tripura Tourism Development Corporation, MD, Chakma stated, “The need of a state IHM in Tripura is an appropriate step to counter the unemployment crisis. Through this engagement with Infovalley, we are sure to provide a platform for our youth to make themselves eligible for employment without looking for opportunities outside Tripura.”
Infovalley Educational & Research (P) Ltd is an NSDC partnered company under the umbrella of Jettwings. It has trained and placed more than 15,000+ students across 14 nations with an international placement record of 35% in the last 18 years in the service domain.
Speaking about the courses in SIHM, Sanjay Aditya Singh said, “The proposed SIHM would offer various courses including B.Sc Hotel and Hospitality Management, B.Sc in Culinary Arts and Catering technology, five Diploma programs and two PG programs in Hotel and Hospitality Management.”
He informed that the courses will begin from January 2022.
Infovalley Educational and Research (P) Ltd. was incorporated on October 1, 2002, at Shillong under the Companies Act 1956.
The objective of the Company is to impart quality training and consultancy to promote teaching, training and research in the Educational Sector and bring change in conventional educational systems to generate employment in India especially in the North-Eastern states.