IIPC’s very first unique “Chocolate Hotel” is set to open its doors in bangalore. A hotel, café, banquet, rooms and buffet designed, inspired and themed around chocolate is an incredible and unexplored field. The new hotel will have its own chocolate café and a chocolate buffet where the best international chocolate brands will display their products. Chocolate lovers will also be able to see, taste and buy a variety of items which will be available at the chocolate exhibitions which will be held here from time to time.
The good news for young culinary talents aspiring to become pastry chefs or housewives who want to master the art of chocolate making is that IIPC will be launching special courses to learn chocolate making. Interested persons are invited to come to the hotel, stay six days and learn the art of chocolate making. This is a residential program open to all interested applicants.
The hotel rooms will also be chocolate-themed. Chocolate exhibitions showcasing the best chocolate brands and their products. It is the very first institute of India promote culinary tourism. The attempt is to make The Chocolate Hotel a destination for vacationers.
The IIPC will offer nine months and a six month pastry certificate course which will also have the residential option. IIPC will also offer weekend courses and personalized residential courses for older students.
Chief Avijit Ghosh said: “It is a unique and innovative idea to start a chocolate hotel. It will be the first of its kind and people will experience chocolate in so many forms like never before. At IIPC, people interested in learning the art of the chocolate factory will find a lot of inspiration to make different types of chocolates and pastries.”
Dr. Suborno Bose, President and Chief Mentor of IIHM, said: “This will be the first chocolate hotel in India where everything will be chocolate themed. Everyone loves chocolate and it’s a way of expressing a lot of emotions for most people. I believe this new concept will provide a unique opportunity to taste and experience chocolate in various forms. We are also launching IIPC where the very talented and renowned Pastry Chef, Chef Avijit Ghosh will animate the pastry and chocolate classes.”
IIHM (International Institute of Hotel Management) is the largest chain of hospitality and hospitality management schools across India which began its journey in 1994 at Kolkata. IIHM is part of the Indismart Group, the conglomerate that operates Indismart Hotels. IIHM campuses are located in eleven national and international cities with the associated institute IAM-IHM located in Kolkata, and Guwahati. Students graduating from the IIHM are armed with an international diploma from the University of West London and equipped with global hospitality skills that allow for easy placements in any hospitality brand across the world. IIHM is dedicated to its pursuit of excellence in teaching and internships. Real-time experience is the key to success in hospitality and that makes the institute popular. In recent years, the IIHM has been instrumental in organizing the largest Culinary Olympiad in the world, with the participation of more than 50 countries, a unique idea and initiative inviting young culinary talents from all over the world. It has MoUs with over 50 countries for the exchange of students and faculty bringing the best of education to its students around the world.
The institute has won several prestigious awards over the past 24 years. The list includes Economic Times Best Education Brand award consecutively in 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020. It was also featured in Forbes magazine as Great Indian Institute and Great Place to Study consecutively in 2018 – 2019 and 2019 – 2020. IIHM has also been awarded among the world’s biggest brands and leaders 2015-16 by URS International (IMEA – Process Reviewer PriceWaterhouseCoopers PL) and also received the Best Institute in Hospitality Education 2017 award by Assocham from Dr. . Mahendra Nath Pandey, Honorable Minister of State for HRD (Higher Education), Govt. from India.
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