The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, United Arab Emirates

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Managementeahm-15-year-logo-450w (EAHM) is an integral part of the Jumeirah Group which operates some of the world’s most exceptional hotels including the iconic Burj Al Arab in Dubai. EAHM has an academic association with Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) in Switzerland, recognised to be the oldest and one of the most respected hotel management schools globally.

EAHM offers great diversity and multiculturalism with students coming from 60 eahm-hero-shot-4-300wdifferent countries. Located just opposite the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai, the world’s fastest growing tourism destination in the world, our students have at their disposal and access to:

  • The highest density of five star hotels in the world
  • Incredible opportunities for part time employment
  • Wonderful climate and pristine beaches
  • Excellent sports facilities and attractions
  • Dynamic location with a mesh of cultures
  • Safe learning and living environment
  • The preparatory efforts for EXPO2020 Dubai

Hospitality School with A Difference

eahm-lecture-theatre-350wEAHM offers fully accredited (UAE, UK and Australia) degree programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in International Hospitality Management. These are business-focused qualifications with a strong teaching emphasis on luxury hotels. Their flagship programmes have a strong language component whereby students, if they wish, can undertake Arabic, French, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish and English with the specialised language instructors.

Graduates of EAHM are skilled to obtain management trainee or equivalent positions in leading hotel chains, whilst others may progress onto postgraduate programmes in various business disciplines. The strong connections that EAHM has within the hospitality industry ensure that graduates are constantly sought after by choice employers. 96% of graduates find employment within the first 6 months of graduation.

Academic Excellence

eahm-2014-graduation-350wEAHM is the only accredited university in the United Arab Emirates to offer a three year Honours degree and is the first to have developed a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Hospitality Management. Study programmes at EAHM are developed using the Programme Profiling Approach. This approach effectively asks, “What will a graduate be able to contribute upon graduation”, and aims to offer students a multi-disciplinary education which will equip them with academic and professional skills and knowledge.
Such skills and knowledge will provide a basis for competence in a broad range of complex managerial work activities performed in different industry contexts. In addition, the academic association with EHL ensures that the academic content remains relevant. Students are also able to enhance their education through well-established student exchange agreements with EHL and other leading universities such as Cornell University.
Students from other universities are also welcome to apply for a trimester of study at EAHM.

Research Excellence

eahm-auditorium-1-300wEAHM values the development of professional individuals and is committed to striving for excellence through effective Institutional Research. As a dynamic process, EAHM constantly monitors its performance through a systematic process of stakeholder feedback.

The academic team is committed to maintaining and developing their knowledge base through industry focused research, publications and conference participation. EAHM’s Professional Training & Development Department helps industry clients with customised training solutions. It also offers a comprehensive range of Professional Development Programmes. Some examples include:

  • Leadership & Management
  • Human Resources
  • Generic Business Core Skills
  • Rooms Division
  • Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET®) Certificateeahm-jmh-0085-300w
  • Financial courses
  • Customer service
  • Kitchen & restaurant
  • Sales & Marketing

EAHM also hosts Jumeirah Group’s Centre of Research and Innovation which further enhances the learning experience offered to students.

Study Programmes Accredited by THE-ICE

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The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM)
PO Box 29662, Umm Suqeim 3, Al Saqool Street, Building 69
Opposite Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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