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 Group of Companies was established in Goa in 1952 under the visionary leadership of founder chairman, the late Mr. Vassudev M. Salgaocar. 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.

VMSalgaocar Corporation Pvt. Ltd. (VMSC) owns and operates Goa Marriott Resort & Spa, an upscale 180 room 5-star Resort Hotel with award winning hospitality. The company also owns other assets, and is in process of expanding its hotel, hospitality and real estate business in the State of Goa.

Since its inception, the company has expanded its business activities from mining into hospitality and education. The group runs a NACC accredited ‘A’ Grade law college and has been contributing to the welfare of the people of Goa for decades.

V. M. Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education (VMSIIHE) has been set up in the year 2014 by VMSC.

Mr. Dattaraj V. Salgaocar is the chairman and owner of VMSC.

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.


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.


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.


  • State-of-the-art Wi-Fi campus with world class infrastructure & in-house training equipment
  • Unique Industry-focused Curriculum in line with European standards with strong orientation towards practical aspects
  • Student Exchange Programme with Turismo de Portugal & Study Tours to Switzerland.
  • Faculty with rich teaching experience & International expertise
  • Air-Conditioned hi-tech Classrooms, Library & Computer Labs>/li>
  • Attached Hotel for Training with Front office & VIP guest rooms
  • Training Kitchen, Quantity Kitchen, Demo Kitchen, Bakery, Training Restaurant
  • Full Time counsellors
  • Training in Leadership, Communication & Soft Skills
  • Varied Industry Exposure through Industry visits in Goa, India & Abroad
  • Guest lectures by eminent personalities in hospitality and other industries & Demos sessions
  • On-Campus Accommodation
    • Separate air-conditioned Hostels for boys & girls with attached bath
    • On-campus cafeteria
    • Safe & Secure environment
    • Amphitheatre for cultural events, Annual Food Fests, and other events
    • Sports, Recreational facilities & Swimming Pool
    • Internship at leading Starred Hotels in India and Abroad
    • Placement through campus interviews and network of potential leading global brand employers in hospitality
  • An ideal venue for interestingly competitive and fun-filled learning experience

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.