Hotel Management College in Telangana | Goa | Tamil Nadu



Geologist’s paradise and famous for its many Kongu Nadu cuisines

Salem is a city that is surrounded by Shevaroy Hills and Gesto is located in the heart of the city. We strive to send students as culinary and hospitality ambassadors the world over. The Salem campus of Gesto houses the well-equipped laboratories, training kitchens and bakery. The students master the delicate art behind cooking and baking through hands-on instruction and scientific training. We have a veritable selection of facilities for various purposes.

Our Affiliations
Open university of Malaysia affiliated colleges

Open University


Affiliations with Alagappa University

Alagappa University

Tamil Nadu

Top Hotel Management Colleges in Salem
Hospitality Management in Madurai
Food and Beverage Certificate Course

Infrastructure & Facilities

Students at Gesto have three well-equipped kitchens to put their skills into practice. At our Basic Training Kitchen, aspiring chefs can acquire and develop the basic culinary skills. At our Quantity Training Kitchen, students get an opportunity to cook in large quantities daily. This would help them understand industrial/volume catering. Our Advanced Training Kitchen allows students to explore the culinary traditions of the many regions/countries of the world along with indigenous flavour combinations of India. At our Bakery Unit, students can learn the art and science of baking and confectionery.

Front Office/Reception has a well- equipped desk with reservation system and sample records to give the students a simulation of handling Front Office operations. Housekeeping facility houses a tastefully designed model guestroom to give the students a feel of five star ambiences. The department also has a well equipped laundry and linen room.

Gesto is affiliated with the prestigious Alagappa University which is 70 year old university accredited with A++ grade NAAC. and Open University of Malaysia (OUM) with top rated courses   

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We are proud to cite some of our alumni in prestigious culinary and hospitality institutions in India and overseas such as Hilton, The Holiday Inn, The Oberoi, Planet Hollywood, Radisson Blu, Marriot, Grand Hyatt, P&O Cruises, Carnival and Spice Jet These are a few of our alumni who are flying the flag of Gesto high in the culinary and hospitality industry.


Courses in salem

We cater to a varied set of educational and training aspiration of students. We recognize that everyone may not be in search of a similar program to educate themselves. Each program is varied in terms of the university affiliation, its duration and the skills that are imparted. At our Salem courses, these are the courses that are offered:

our Programs

B.Sc. Catering & Hotel Administration

Diploma in Catering & Hotel Administration

Advanced Diploma in Hotel Management

Diploma in Hotel Management

Professional Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering Science 

 Executive Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering Science

Craft Certification Program in Food Production

Certification Program in Food Production

Certification in Front Office & House Keeping

Certification in F&B Service

Certification in Bakery

International Twinning Program


3 Years

3 Years

3 Years 

3 Years 

3 Year

2 Years

1 Year

6 Months

6 Months

6 Months

6 Months

1 Years


12th Pass

12th Pass

10th Pass

10th Pass

10th Pass

12th Pass

10th Pass

10th Pass

10th Pass

10th Pass

10th Pass

Any Graduate


Alagappa University

Alagappa University



OUM, Malaysia

OUM, Malaysia

Alagappa University






Great People.
Amazing Campus.

Academic Delivery Methodology

Education manifests into knowledge and skills in the unique labs and studios of Gesto - Language Lab, Computer Lab, and exclusive Restaurant Hotel Management Lab with Live Kitchen, and model working Accommodation Lab as well as Front desk. Regular Seminars, Workshops, Guest Lectures, Talk Shows, Field Trips, Industrial Visits, Internship, Mock Interviews and Group Discussions are organized to broaden the mental horizon of the students and as a result, they become more knowledgeable, skilful, confident and expressive.

What Gesto Can Offer You

Being one of the best hotel management colleges in Margao, Gesto Provides personalized training in world class Infrastructure with industry trends, Domestic & International Internship, Placement opportunities from cruise line to airline to star hotels. Committed to make every student as finest leader in hospitality industry

Experienced Faculty

Our trainers and faculty are highly motivated to produce the best possible culinary education. The highly experienced trainers have served for a minimum of ten years in the industry.

Great placement record

Gesto has 99% success rate in placement since 2005. It is our responsibility to ensure that all our students are placed in reputed organisations.

Suitable for all students

Students will receive training in our sophisticated hotel management lab with live kitchen. When it comes to classroom training, we have air conditioned classrooms where students have a comfortable environment to master their culinary and hospitality skills. Our training is not just limited to campus training, we also expose our students to on-the-job training by way of internships.

Finest Locations

Salem is a city that is surrounded by Shevaroy Hills and Gesto is located in the heart of the city.


The GESTO Hotel Management College brings together sound academic achievement with an extensive, vibrant co- curricular program that includes sports and leadership training programs. Our mission is to inculcate the love of knowledge in our students and for this; we aim to develop the skills and demeanour of lifelong “learning” essential for becoming responsible global citizens. We try to instil the value of respect and trust in relationships essential for a career in hospitality. At GESTO then, we believe that “Education” is a wholesome holistic exercise and as such we strive to give a whole new meaning to the word. Coupling this basic premise with the sense of belonging to one family- The GESTO Family - we look at ourselves as ‘caregivers. We care for the mind – ours is a sterling academic institution, we care for the person and the professional.



what our students feel

Placement Process

There are myriad hospitality jobs for students graduating from Gesto. It is our responsibility to ensure that all our students are placed in reputed organizations and eateries once they complete the course. At Porvorim, we adopt a two-fold strategy to make our students job ready. Through our internship programs, we train students to be equipped for the hotel industry by placing them at five star hotels in India and abroad. Our international internships are very successful. Our active placement cell targets star hotels, cruise liners, airlines and multi-national culinary and hospitality companies. Till date, we have successfully placed our students at world-class ventures.

training and placement cell

Training & Placement Cell of the institute maintains good relationship with the hotel industry which makes it possible for the students to get an opportunity to train with reputed hotels. This activity is organized by the specially created students training and placement cell. In addition, we provide placement assistance to students who are in need of focused guidance.

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Smile, walk in and talk to people. Come see us at Gesto Salem

LRN Building, LRN Layout, Saradha College Main Road, Salem, Tamil Nadu 636007
96297 10987 Basha


Gesto Culinary & Hospitality Academy is India’s one of the leading hotel management and culinary institutes with world-class infrastructure. We are committed to providing quality training in a bid to “creating the finest leaders” in the culinary and hospitality industry.