SCOPE In the last decade, the tourism industry in Kerala has grown manifold. The increasing popularity of Kerala as a hot tourist destination has urged IIMS, the Cochin based hotel management institute, to work hard in harmony with the growth in this industry. For years we have been delivering academic programmes of international quality using the most sophisticated management tools and techniques. Our constant commitment to equip our students with the expertise required by the industry is well known. So also is our state-of-the-art training systems and effective placement cell. We are sure our programmes will lay a good foundation for our students in building a highly successful career in the hotel and tourism industry.Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries and it is a major contributor to the nation’s revenue.