Team – IHM Yamuna Nagar


Ms. Bhanu Vig

Secretary cum Principal

Ms. Bhanu Vig has had a diversified career of over 35 years in the Hospitality Industry. She is a first division pass out of IHM Mumbai and started her career in 1986 with Ashok Group of Hotels as Management Trainee. She worked at various managerial positions in star category hotels till she took VRS in 2002 when she was at a level of Executive Manager. She has worked as Manager with Union Public Service Commission and Delhi Secretariat directly under the Chief Minister, Delhi Ms. Sheila Dixit. In 2004 she joined Amity University and started her academics career as a Senior Lecturer. She became founder Principal of Chandigarh College of Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Landran Mohali, in 2005 and made a state of art College which is one of its kind in Punjab. Since then till 2014, she has been the founder Principal of three colleges and gave consultancy to two more colleges. She has been the Chairperson of Board of studies for Hotel Management and Airline services, with Punjab Technical University and has been instrumental in upgrading the curriculum of B.Sc. HMCT and B.Sc. ATHM (Airlines tourism and hospitality management). During her academic career she did Masters in Tourism Management from Madurai Kamaraj University and MBA in Human Resource Management from Punjab Technical University. In 2014 she decided to come back to hotels and joined ITC Fortune Hotels as Training Manager for a year till she was selected as Principal, IHM Kurukshetra.

Dr. Nripendra Singh Lingwal

Senior Lecturer-cum-Senior Instructor

An Alumni of Govt. Institute of Hotel Management, Dehradun. He has done Masters in Hotel Management from Uttrakhand Open University, M.Sc. in Hotel Management from Annamalai University, PGDBA from SYMBIOSIS, Pune and Ph.D from Uttrakhand Technical University. He has over 14 years of experience in Industry and Academics. Prior to joining IHM, Yamuna Nagar he has worked as a Director in Renaissance College of Hotel Management, Ramnagar, Nainital.
Area of Interest: Front Office and Housekeeping.

Mr. Rajat Gupta

Senior Lecturer-cum-Senior Instructor

Rajat Gupta has done Master in Tourism Management from IGNOU and B.Sc. in Hospitality & Hotel Administration from IHM – Ahmedabad. . He is also pursuing M.B.A in Hotel Management from Kurukshetra University. He has over nine years of work experience. He is also a Certified Hospitality Trainer & has been teaching in Hotel management institutes for the past eight years. He has written over twenty articles and books which are running under YCMOU, UOU, MDU, MGU, NIOS and an open market book on “Hospitality & Tourism”. He has also won 1st prize as Professional Chef in The Nutritious Bakery Products Competition held at the 6th International Wheat Seminar under aegis of The Society of Indian Bakers in 2012, New Delhi. He is an active member of Indian Culinary Forum (ICF) and also a member of Education Sub Committee of ICF. Prior to joining IHM, Yamuna Nagar he has worked with IHM, Pusa for 6 years.
Area of Interest: Bakery & Confectionary and Food Production.

Mrs. Kamal Dahiya

Assistant Lecturer-cum- Assistant Instructor

Mrs Dahiya is an alumni of Kurukshetra University. She has also done PGDBA (HR) from SCDL, M.Sc. (HM) from TGOU, Nagaland and certified Life Coach from American Union of NLP. She has a multidirectional Experience of 7 plus years in Industry and Academics. She has started her career from Trident Hilton, Gurgaon and prior to joining IHM, Yamuna Nagar, was working with Dr. AIHM, Chandigarh as Teaching Associate.
Area of Interest: Food & Beverage Service and Housekeeping.

Mr. Sandeep Kumar Thakur

Assistant Lecturer- cum- Assistant Instructor

Mr. Thakur is an alumnus of IHM, Trivandrum. He has started his career with Four Seasons Resort, Maldives as a Chef. Prior to joining IHM, Yamuna Nagar, he was working with One & Only Resort Maldives. A trained Charcutier, he has almost 6 years of International Experience.
Area of Interest: Food Production.

Mr. Mukesh Kumar

Assistant Lecturer- cum- Assistant Instructor

An Alumni of IHM Ahmedabad and Certified Hospitality trainer course from IHM, Pusa, He started his career from IHM, Kurukshetra. Prior to joining IHM Yamuna Nagar, he has worked in IHM Rohtak. He has about 4 years Experience.
Area of Interest:Bakery & Confectionery, Food Production.

Mr. Virender Singh Rohilla


He has done M.Com, M.C.A, Diploma in Multi-Modal Transport (Containerization) & Logistics Management, Diploma in Rail Transport & Management from Institute Rail Transport, New Delhi, N.C.F.M in Capital Market from N.S.E . He has with over 12 years experience.

Mrs. Rekha Rani


She is a Research Scholar of M.Phil (Library Science and Information Science) from Kuruksehtra University. Prior to joining IHM, Yamuna Nagar she has worked as a Librarian in Ganpati Institute of Pharmacy, Bilaspur, Yamuna Nagar. She has over 6 years work experience.

Ms. Preeti


Preeti has done M.Sc. (CS) from Kurukshetra University, B.Sc. (IT) and 3 years Polytechnic Diploma in Computer Application. Prior to joining IHM, Yamuna Nagar, she has worked with IHM, Kurukshetra as Data Entry Operator. She has over 9 years experience.

Mr. Rakesh

Technical -Cum- Care Taker

Mr. Rakesh Kumar has done I.T.I in Electrical Trade. Prior to joining IHM, Yamuna Nagar he has worked with Sigma Freudenburg Nok as a Technician. He has over 9 years of work experience.