Manila, October 2019 – Dusit Hospitality Management College (DHMC), the premier institute for higher education distinguished by its unique integrated platform with dusitD2 The Fort, Manila welcomed Dusit International executives and esteemed educators from world-renowned Ècolè hôtelière de Laussane (EHL) in October 2019 as part of its progressive academic certification.
In 2018, Dusit Hospitality Management College launched its Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management as part of a trailblaizing vision to groom the next generation of industry professionals and leaders. The program is certified by the esteemed Ècolè hôtelière de Lausanne which boasts of a ricj 126-year history on higher learning and is currently the top-ranked university in hospitality management education. With an inspired collaboration, DHMC presents the finest Swiss hospitality management education has to offer with dynamic classroom learning, innovative industry approach and operation assignment set in hotels and restaurants of international standards.
As part of the Ècolè hôtelière de Lausanne’s world-class instruction and the stringent quality of higher education, management and faculty member of DHMC have been certified as qualified learning facilitators between 2018 and 2019. This October, EHL returns to the Philippine shores to visit its cutting edge facility set in bustling Bonifacio Global City. Mr. Andrè Witschi, (EHL Foundation President), Mr. Michael Rochat (CEO EHL Group), Mr. Olivier Roux (CMO EHL Group) and Dr. Juan-Francisco Perellon (Chief Risk & Compliance Officer) forms the esteemed educators and officials visiting for DHMC’s accreditation since the college opened its doors to students batch 2019-2020 in August. The group is met by Dusit International’s Executive Committee Leaders, Ms. Suphajee Suthumpun (Group CEO Dusit International) and Mr. Siradej Donavanik (VicePresident of Development and Projects Dusit International Managing Director ASAI Hotels); Dusit International’s Education Advisor Mr. Ruud Reuland and Dusit Hospitality Management College’s Managing Director Ms. Frouke Gerbens.
“Heartwarming service hospitality has been an attribute easily associated with Filipino professionals,” shares DHMC Managing Director, Frouke Gerbens. “It is in this spirit that Dusit Hospitality Management College choose to embark in this innovative and ambitious endeavor here in the Philippines in cooperation with Ècolè hôtelière de Lausanne. With its certified hospitality management program and qualified learning facilitators at DHMC, future hoteliers and concept entrepreneurs are enabled to pursue careers in the growing hospitality sector set in a global landscape.”
The official visit takes guests to Dusit Hospitality Management College’s cutting-edge facilities featuring: interactive classrooms with modern AV equipment; spacious learning kitchens; inventive learning venues including a wine science laboratory and operations simulation wing; and collaborative study areas with the learning resource center and student’s think tank.
DHMC’s Bachelor of Science n Hospitality Management links students to dusitD2 The For, Manila with its integrated platform. The modern-minimalist urban haven featured 125 guest rooms, shared work spaces, concept dining outlets, recreational facilities and serviced residence units. Set amidst an international hotel for brand practical operations learning, students are trained towards every aspect of operations in their first and second years of learning and featuring departmental assignments and external internships. The third and final year of hospitality management instruction centers on organization development and strategic management training students to revolutionize the industry through innovative leadership.
“While different industry landscapes continue to modernize and pursue efficiencies, hospitality is made special by the service element, interaction and engagement,” Frouke Gerbens notes. “And so while we innovate, study trends and introduce modern conveniences, we continue to promote the importance of the human element in this equation bringing us to our high touch approach to learning”
Hoteliers, restaurateurs and next generation of industry entrepreneurs are welcome to view their college of choice for higher learning as Dusit Hospitality Management College holds campus tours and information session. For information on tour schedules or inquiries on its academic programs, call +63 2 250 8988 or visit www.dusitcollege.ph or facebook page.