Principal's Profile

Dr. C Rajesh Kumar have accumulated several years of academic experience working in different parts of the country. After acquiring a Diploma in Hotel Management from I.H.M. Bhopal , he started his career as a Management Trainee at Hotel Clark’s Shiraz, Agra. Then with the intention of furthering his studies he once again moved down south and took up the post of Assistant Lecturer at the State Institute of Hotel Management, Trichy & Later he was promoted as a Lecturer.

While at S.I.H.M.C.T, he taught several courses including Rooms Division Management and Tourism Management. He has co authored two books on House Keeping for the Tamil Nadu Open University and organized seminars and workshops at the National level on Eco tourism and other tourism related subjects. He has presented research papers in national & international seminars. He was the course writer for M.Sc Hotel Management books for Bharathidasan University. He acted as the Chairman for question paper setting for many colleges.

Mr. Rajesh Kumar was instrumental in setting up the Canada India Institutional Cooperation Project, designed to impart continuing education in the hospitality sector at S.I.H.M.C.T. and functioned as its head for five years from 2003 to 2008.

He went on to do his Masters Degree in Tourism Management and followed it up with a Masters Degree in Hospitality Management. He also acquired the prestigious Certification of Hospitality Education at Switzerland.

After acquiring a Trainer Certificate, he went on to organize a number of Training Programmes related to the hospitality and catering under capacity building for service providers scheme. He has trained more than ten thousand people.

In 2008 he went on to join the Munnar Catering College, Kerala, in the capacity of Vice Principal. He was elevated as the Principal for Royal community College, Munnar. During his tenure there as Head of Academics he played a large part in helping secure the approval of the National Council in operating their courses at the M.C.C.

Today Mr. Rajesh Kumar operates as the Principal of Syna I.A.H.T.M. Katni M.P. He brings with him his vast experience of the academics to help the coming generation to understand and explore the vast potential offered by the hospitality sector and to benefit by it.

Dr. Rajesh Kumar

ICMS Campus