2015 February 23 04:00
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management named as one of the best hotel schools in the world
Dubai, 23 February 2015: The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM), one of the world’s leading hospitality business management schools and a part of the global luxury hotel company Jumeirah Group, has been listed as one of the top hotel schools in the world by Hotelier Middle East magazine for the third year running.
The hospitality school was featured on the list due its strong focus on quality and continuous improvement since its inception in 2001. EAHM was shortlisted from a number of hotel schools across Europe, Asia, North America, Africa, Australia and the Middle East.
Ron Hilvert, Managing Director of EAHM, said: “We are honoured that both the hospitality industry and potential students recognise EAHM as one of the top hotel schools of choice amongst aspiring hoteliers. We are privileged to be involved in the education of the future leaders of our industry.”
Graduates of EAHM find excellent professional placement opportunities in the hospitality and tourism industry and other related sectors, with a majority of its graduates finding employment within the first six months of graduation. More than 500 alumni are now working in over 90 countries and have been employed by more than 100 companies worldwide.
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About The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management:
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM) in Dubai is one of the world’s leading hospitality business management schools and an integral part of the global luxury hotel company, Jumeirah Group. It is a leading provider of University-level hospitality business education and offers both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees designed to develop the hospitality leaders of the future. EAHM works in academic association with Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne and all programmes of study are fully accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the United Arab Emirates, the Institute of Hospitality in the United Kingdom and THE-ICE (International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education) in Australia. It is also a higher education member of the Council of International Schools (CIS). For further information and enrolment requirements, please visit The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management online: www.emiratesacademy.edu
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Mallorca (Spain) and Rome in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VENU; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com
For further information please contact:
Dr John Fong
Director of Marketing, Admissions & International Relations / Associate Professor
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management
PO Box 29662 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 4 315 5118
Fax: +971 4 315 5556
Mobile: +971 555 009 565
Visit us at: www.emiratesacademy.edu