Member Institutions

THE-ICE Member Institutions

Accredited Members of THE-ICE

Accredited Members are those institutions who have met THE-ICE Standards of Excellence for accreditation of their tourism, hospitality, events and culinary arts (TH&E) education programmes.

Accreditation status is valid for a period of 5 years before rigorous evaluation for re-accreditation is applied.


BlueMontains_TUA_STACK_CMYK_Orange_2016 Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School at Torrens University, Australia

Established in 1991 with the aim of providing high-quality internationally recognised hotel and event management education

Breda University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands

Breda University of Applied Sciences (BUas) is a well-regarded university of applied sciences, founded in 1966 as the designated institution offering the specialised disciplines of   tourism, leisure and mobility/traffic.

crcs-logo-450w César Ritz Colleges Switzerland, Switzerland

CRCS has built a worldwide reputation offering programmes in Hospitality and Tourism Management, with a strong focus on entrepreneurship.

Dusit Thani College, Thailand

A private higher educational institution accredited by Commission on Higher Education of Thailand, offering bachelor degree in business administration in various disciplines.

Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, United Arab Emirates

EAHM offers fully accredited (UAE, UK and Australia) degree programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in International Hospitality Management.

him-logo-450w Hotel Institute Montreux, Switzerland

Supports the success of aspiring individuals through the development of strong hospitality management, interpersonal, language, and cultural skills.

Hotelschool The Hague, The Netherlands

‘At the heart of hospitality’ since 1929 and one of the last independent single sector Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) in The Netherlands.

ihtti-logo-450w IHTTI School of Hotel Management, Switzerland

One of the leading Swiss hotel management schools worldwide, sharing the best industry practices and preparing students for management careers in the international hospitality sector since 1984.

Lyceum of the Philippines University, Philippines

LPU offers tourism and hospitality management programs at its four campuses, with around 14,000 students in the TH&E programs across all its campuses, making it the biggest TH&E university in Asia.

Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand
MFU offers a very extensive range of subjects in general education and business, complementing specialist subjects in aviation, tourism & hospitality
MCI Management Center Innsbruck, Austria

MCI has moved up to join the leaders committed to offer its students high-grade study programs and attractive university services.

National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism (NKUHT), Taiwan (R.O.C.)

National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism (NKUHT) is an independent and self-governing institution, unique in its fostering of elites in the hospitality industry in Taiwan (R.O.C.).

NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands

Stenden has developed into a global university having nine campuses worldwide (The Netherlands, South Africa, Qatar, Thailand and Indonesia) with educational programs now offered to more than 11,000 students from over 90 countries.

Saxion University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands

Saxion University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest institutions of higher education in The Netherlands, and its Hospitality Business School trains students to become professionals who look beyond borders and devise innovative, flexible solutions.

Singapore Institute of Technology, Singapore

Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) is Singapore’s university of applied learning with the vision to be a leader in innovative learning by integrating learning, industry and community.

Stenden University, Qatar

Stenden University Qatar offers a world of opportunities. Students can follow a part of their study at one of the international branch campus sites in the Netherlands, South Africa, Thailand or Indonesia (Bali).

Swiss Hotel Management School, Switzerland

offers an exciting range of programmes founded upon the internationally recognized Swiss traditions and focuses on global trends, business strategy and operational leadership.

University of Derby, United Kingdom

The Centre for Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism, University of Derby, is a collaborative community where students are supported by expert academics to collaborate and experiment to create new products and services, blending knowledge from a range of disciplines with practical experience.

USP_logo_new The University of the South Pacific & USP Pacific Technical and Further Education (TAFE), Fiji

Established in 1968 is one of two regional universities in the world, owned by the governments of 12 member countries in the South Pacific and aspires to be a university of excellence, serving the needs of the peoples of the South Pacific. Pacific TAFE provides vocational & professional programmes and short courses at USP.

University of Santo Tomas, Philippines

The oldest existing private university in Asia and the largest Catholic university in the world in a single campus. It was originally founded as a College on 28th of April 1611 by the Superiors of the Province of the Most Holy Rosary of the Order of the Preachers.

Vistula School of Hospitality, Poland

Part of Vistula University, a university founded by Poland’s leading experts and well-established in the education market, collaborating closely with businesses and supporting enterprising students.

William Angliss Institute, Australia

Specialist-training provider for foods, tourism, hospitality and events. Offering short courses, certificates, diplomas, graduate certificates and bachelor degrees, William Angliss Institute enrols about 18,000 students annually.

William Blue College of Hospitality Management at Torrens University, Australia

Offering a range of qualifications that lead to career possibilities, including Hotel Management, Event Management, Tourism Management, Business Management and Commercial Cookery.

Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands

Supplying the international hotel industry with talented professionals for more than 65 years, Hotel Management School Maastricht, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, takes great pride that graduates hold management positions in many different countries worldwide.

Non-Accredited Members of THE-ICE

Associates of THE-ICE

Associates of THE-ICE are institutions whose TH&E education programmes have met THE-ICE Standards of Excellence for Pre-accreditation. Associates of THE-ICE can proceed with an application for Accreditation at any time during the 3-year validity period.


Far Eastern University 

(FEU) was first established in 1928 and is recognised as one of the leading universities in the Philippines. Far Eastern University continuously challenges itself to raise the bar of excellence to achieve a top-tier status not only in the Philippines but also in the South East Asian region.

Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy

The School of Economics and Management is one of five faculties at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano and is responsible for the delivery of the BSc in Tourism, Sport and Event Management and an Executive Master programme in Hospitality Management.

EHL Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality

Established since 1966, EHL SSTH has been synonymous with outstanding vocational education and exemplary Swiss hospitality for over 50 years.

Observers of THE-ICE

Observers of THE-ICE are reputable institutions who offer TH&E education programmes and have joined THE-ICE global network in order to “observe” the range of strategic activities THE-ICE undertakes, prior to seeking Pre-accreditation or Accreditation of their programmes.


Dubai College of Tourism
HaagaHelia_ENG-300x135 Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Finland
MP_cropped Melbourne Polytechnic, Australia
THEi_HongKong THEi (Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong), Hong Kong
Institut Paul Bocuse

Business Alliance Partners

Since 2012, THE-ICE has worked to build strong partnerships with Business Alliance Partners (BAPs) committed to quality enhancement in tourism, hospitality, events, and culinary arts (TH&E) education. The objective of THE-ICE Business Alliance Partners is to enhance member benefits through significant and tangible services offered exclusively to THE-ICE member network. Find out more about THE-ICE Business Alliance Partners here.



STR SHARE (Supporting Hotel-related Academic Research and Education) Center provides higher education providers with large volumes of hotel and tourism data, as well as related resources for research, student projects, and use in the classroom.


Russell Partnership Technology

Offering a range of industry leading simulation programmes for TH&E industries and training, including products for educational use to over 100 business schools, hospitality management schools, universities, and colleges worldwide.


Higher Education Leadership Institute (HELI)

An online education provider dedicated to the professional development of higher education academic staff around the globe through its Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Academic Practice (GradCertHEd).

THE-ICE Accreditation & Membership

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