Mr. Nikhil SainiLecturer
Front Office and Accommodation Operations
Nikhil Saini is an expert in front office and accommodation operations pertaining to hotels, travel companies and government vocational projects.
Prior to taking up the current role at G D Goenka University in 2019, Nikhil Saini served in several positions: Assistant Professor (Front Office Management), Chandigarh Group of Colleges; Travel and Tourism Trainer for conducting training per the National Skill Qualification Framework; teacher at Senior Secondary School Teekli, Gurugram; and sales and executive positions with Vivanta by Taj, Surajkund, Faridabad; R.J Trade Wings Pvt. Ltd., Ludhiana; and Adiona Travels Pvt. Ltd, Gurugram.
Nikhil is pursuing his PhD from the G D Goenka University. He has completed a Masters in Tourism from Maharishi Dayanand University, Rohtak; and Bachelors in Hotel Management Catering Technology and Tourism from the Punjab Technical University, Jalandher.
Scholarly Conference Proceedings
‘Comparative study between the perception of first and final year students of different types of hotel management in Punjab towards hotel industry’, 2nd International Multi- Stream Conference on Futuristic Approach Towards Employability and Entrepreneurship & Industrial Summit, (Sharma, M.K. and Saini, N., 2018), pp. 125-130.
Nikhil Saini current research interests are focused on homestays tourism development in the Indian Himalayan regions. He is specifically focused on factors that influence the popularity of homestay tourism in these areas.
Contribution to Profession and Awards (from 2015)
Organized World Tourism Day at Le Cordon Bleu School of Hospitality G D Goenka University. (September, 2019).