The world economy may not be at its best, but it seems like the hospitality industry is not taking any hits. With a growth in the said industry, the need for relevant professionals continues to hire. Let’s take a look at some of the schools at the forefront in producing such professionals;
Glion Institute of Higher Education; the Swiss school is a definitive name in the world of hotel management. It offers comprehensive degrees on almost all levels – diploma, associates, bachelors and masters.
University of Nevada; the school is situated in Las Vegas, home to the world’s biggest casinos and 150,000 hotel rooms. The fact that it is situated so close to the relevant industry itself has helped the institute carve out a distinctive niche in the market. The hotel management program itself is so comprehensive that it has several different kinds of majors such as hospitality managements, lodging and resort management.
Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; as Dubai marked its territory as the top tourist destination in the world, the need for a ready supply of professionals in the hospitality industry arose. Since it was too expensive to import workers from the Swiss and American academies, Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management attempted to fill the void. Graduates are given preference when applying for jobs in Dubai and the institute has developed a level of standard that makes it un-matchable.
Ecole Hotelier de Lausanne; it is one of the oldest hotel management institutes in the world as it was established in 1893. The graduates are especially known for their own distinctive Swiss style of mannerism.
Cornell University; best known for the comprehensiveness of its hotel management program, the institute offers courses on food management, law, operations and finance. It also has an on-campus hotel to provide students with first-hand training.
Penn State; the widely renowned university has one of the best hotel management programs in the US. The institute creates distinctive qualities in the graduates by offering special courses on leadership.
Cesar Ritz Colleges; considered by many to be the premium educational institute for this particular stream of education, the college has produced many a pioneers in this industry. The fact that students can choose to live in two different regions exposes them to greater diversity.
Les Roches International School of Hotel Management; the college may be situated in Switzerland but the medium of instruction remains English. It has a comprehensive internship program for its student body that helps to secure the best positions in the market.
Hotelschool The Hague; another ancient school with a gigantic standing in the hospitality management, the institute offers a four year program as well as a fast track program in the said stream of education.
International College Abu Dhabi; the college is best known for its diversity training. The 2 year program teaches the students to deal with different cultures – a trait necessary for today’s globalized world.