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Post & Scale of Pay: PRICIPAL ( 7th CPC : Pay matrix level 13 )

No. of Post & Method of Recruitment: 01 post (unreserved). To be filled by direct recruitment / short term contract/deputation.

Required Minimum Educational Qualification and Experience: Details are provided in the website along with the application format.

Age limit: Not exceeding 53 years. (Age relaxation as per government norms will be applicable for other categories. Relaxable for employees working in autonomous bodies under the Ministry of Tourism up to 5 years in accordance with the instructions or orders issued by the Central Government).


(1) The prescribed Application format is given on the institute website and interested/eligible candidates must apply in the prescribed format only (attach all the relevant documents in support of qualification, copies of mark sheets,  experience, date of birth and category).

(2) The candidates employed in the Govt. / Quasi or Semi Govt. / autonomous organizations who are applying for the post on direct recruitment basis, must apply through proper channel.

(3) The application should be addressed to The Chairperson, Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram  superscribing  on the top of envelope “Application for the Post of  Principal, IHMCT KOVALAM, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM”.

(4)  Application along with all enclosures must reach the Institute Within 30 days from the date of advertisement published in the Employment News. In case of delay in forwarding the application through respective department, advance copy along with all the documents must reach within the time limit.

(5) No TA/DA  will be paid to the candidate called for interview.

(6) The Institute reserves  the right to short list the application/fill or not to fill the vacancy.

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