The hospitality industry has seen an explosive boom in recent years, with millions of travelers flying across the world and new hospitality establishments opening worldwide. Our hospitality internship will provide the most comprehensive global career opportunity by allowing students to work with Nepali hotels, resorts, and homestays in various capacities, including bookings and reservations, concierge services, restaurant services, accounting, housekeeping, and trip planning. Students will receive world-class coaching in various areas of hospitality. Interns may even have the opportunity to assist in growing local start-ups to receive a comprehensive entrepreneurial experience.
You will be picked up by our representative and driven to the hotel from the sole international airport in Kathmandu. The first week will be spent adjusting to the new culture as well as adapting to the new work environment.
Interns will rotate through various sectors of hospitality throughout the remaining weeks. During week 2, interns will work in the culinary department. The responsibilities may include:
Depending on their internship requirements and the available internship positions in our partner companies, prospective interns may work in any of the following (or other) disciplines during their hospitality internship with GAP Year Nepal.
In the final week, students may choose an area of concentration. In addition to the culinary and lodging divisions, students may also elect to work in the finances and management division. Students who choose this path will have the opportunity to work closely with the Human Resources team to ensure the accuracy and punctuality of payrolls, learn about sales and marketing, and assist in making financial decisions. Some responsibilities may include:
Summer and Fall Every Year
High School or above
Basic English Language
Minimum 2 in one placement
26 seats remaining for 2020
35 to 40 hours in a week
Minimum 8 weeks to 6 months
100% Structured Internship