In the year 1955 the Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Associations of India was established as a national body now comprising about 3500 members, thousands of experts, specialists, senior executives, professionals and employees.
In the year 2005 the first campus i.e. Institute of Hospitality Management was established and immediately a collaboration agreement was signed with world renowned Hospitality School, Ecole hoteliere Lausanne, Switzerland and 4 year programs in International Hospitality Management and International Culinary Art/ Administration were started.
In view of the changing hospitality education at global level, after long deliberations and brain storming sessions in numbers of meetings, conferences, seminars and work shops both at private as well as government level for over more than 50 years an idea emerged in the year 2008 to bring autonomy and concentrate exclusively on hospitality education, and finally the FHRAI Education Trust was established . More about FET.