International knowledge at the hands of our experts at VMSIIHE

V. M. Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education is the first Hospitality Institute in Goa which is set up to International standards. The Institute gears students with the knowledge required and an internationally acclaimed hospitality degree aimed at building a career in the field of Hospitality, a diverse and fast paced industry in India and abroad.

Discover the perfect combination of traditional academic learning, practical classes and professional internships to get your hospitality career off to a flying


V. M. Salgaocar & Bro. Pvt. Ltd. was established in Goa in 1952 under the visionary leadership of founder chairman, the late Mr. Vassudev M. Salgaocar. Since its inception, the company has expanded its business activities from mining, shipping and logistics into hospitality and tourism establishing the 5–star 180 room Goa Marriott Resort and the 75-room 3–star La Paz Gardens.

The group is committed to education, healthcare and sports and runs a law college, hospital and a football club, contributing to the welfare of the people of Goa for decades. Drawing from the rich experience of an illustrious past, the company has a clear vision for the future. This vision is backed by an enlightened leadership, a talented team of executives and a committed work-force, enhanced by modern technology and business dynamics.

With internationally recognized experts in hospitality management education and industry as our faculty members, our hallmark is to create and share new knowledge to power the hospitality industry forward. The curriculum provides for academic rigor and a practical exposure to the demanding needs of the hospitality industry and personalizes our students’ experiences, both inside and outside the campus. The faculty and students work together with business leaders to develop new ideas, theories and models that improve strategic, managerial and operating practices in the hospitality industry.


VMSIIHE is a world class hospitality institute, set up with world class standards, state-of-the-art infrastructure, and a wide range of facilities. It is affiliated to the Goa University.

A perfect combination of academic learning, practical sessions and professional internships are designed to give one’s hospitality career a flying start.

VMIIHE campus is spread over 6 acres, with additional land reserved for future development. It is situated in Raia, a pristine, verdant village in South Goa. An idyllic location in a soothing environment for interestingly competitive and fun–filled learning experiences.


  • State-of-the-art WIFI campus
  • Unique Curriculum with interactive teaching methodology and practical exposure
  • Reputed Teaching Faculty with international experience
  • Industry Network & Placement opportunities
  • Air conditioned hi-tech classrooms
  • Training Kitchen, Quantity Kitchen, Demo Kitchen, Bakery, Training Restaurant
  • Attached Hotel for Training
  • Computer Labs, Library, Multipurpose Hall & Cafeteria
  • Air conditioned hostels with attached bath
  • Faculty Residence & Director’s Bungalow
  • Amphitheatre
  • Swimming Pool

Why Us

The V. M. Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education is more than an institution. It is a way of life. It offers a rich variety of resources for academic progression, professional development, leadership program, and international networking.

The VMSIIHE has inbuilt flexibility to accommodate latest trends and innovations in hospitality industry.

The program maximizes learning experience and offers the skills and confidence needed for future success.

The promoters are associated with Marriott International Inc. having set up the first Marriott property in India. Marriott has assured VMSIIHE full support, regular inputs which will be incorporated in the Institute’s curriculum, arrangement of special guest lectures, demo sessions, training programs and help in placement of students.

Vishwa Saraswati Society

The V. M. Salgaocar group has set up the Vishwa Saraswati Society to promote, establish & manage the V.M. Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education (VMSIIHE). Mr. Dattaraj V. Salgaocar is the Chairman of the Governing Board of the Society while Mr. Shivanand V. Salgaocar is the Vice-Chairman. The Society is registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860.


Our vision is to be the best educational institute in international hospitality management creating world class leaders committed to excellence.


Our mission is the advancement of knowledge and leadership and to develop the full intellectual and human potential of students through a commitment to excellence in learning, teaching and collaboration with industry.