International School of Tourism and Hotel Management (IST) was established in the year 2003 with an objective to produce world class human resources to cater to the overwhelming need of the hospitality industry by offering various academic degrees and training packages as per the international standard.

Affiliated to Salzburg University of Applied Sciences (FHS), Austria,IST aims at developing practical, managerial and excellent communication skills by providing each individual student with the know how of a successful career in hospitality industry. It is a center for excellence in hospitality education providing an enterprising and stimulating environment in which students can learn and develop their full potential. The structure of the academic program achieves this by combining management theory with practical experiences ensuring an international approach to teaching.