About International Hotel & Tourism Institute IHTI
About International Hotel & Tourism Institute IHTI – Details:
HISTORY OF INTERNATIONAL HOTEL AND TOURISM INSTITUTE IHTI
ihti is a hospitality training centre committed to excellence. It was pioneered by five renowned hospitality education professionals led by Ambassador Mwakai Sio. ihti opened its doors to new students in May 2005, with an initial admission of only four (04) students. The institution rapidly gained recognition and fame and now has a total of over 250 students from 5 different countries.
The vision of ihti is to become the hospitality and tourism education and training institution of choice in Africa
ihti seeks to provide hospitality and tourism training that meets the highest international standards. ihti will strive to mould its students into credible and respected professionals and place them in highly rewarding and progressive career paths.
Governance and Management
The policy making body of ihti is the Board of Directors. The day to day running of the institute is in the hands of the Principal who is assisted by the Deputy Principal, Dean of Studies, Administrative Manager, and Department Heads. A team of professional is at hand to inculcate industry values and technical skills that will guarantee the development of the hospitaliy professionals club.
ihti has modern training facilities comprising of theory and application classrooms. These include: a well equipped kitchen, a modern computer laboratory, and a well-stocked learning resource centre. ihti also provides 24 hour internet connectivity, providing staff and students with excellent facilities for research and communication, hence making us the ideal institute in Kenya for developing a well rounded hospitality professional.