AITM News and Events >> Internship opportunities for AITM-SHM students in China

 

As per the  invitation from the President Mr. Wang Anxing of Hainan College of Vocation and Technique, Sanya, China, Mr. Basant Pd. Joshi, Director of School of Hotel Management visited Sanya for 3 days (16-18 May, 2016) to make an agreement for collaborative exchange of students and faculty to enhance relationship of both the institutions in international arena. This was the first time AITM-SHM explored internship opportunities for its students in China. This academic visit was aimed at providing practical knowledge to students with an international exposure which we hope will help to boost student’s development and learning. AITM’ students passing out each year exceeds the demand in Nepalese Four and Five star Hotels. China is a hub of international and local tourism with 62.5% of its total industry dependent on tourism which makes it our students best destination for job market. There are numerous chain hotels ranging from tourist class to five star deluxe categories, however, our placement priority is only in the five star and beyond. Meeting with reputed Hoteliers of this region was an encouraging step forward taken by School of Hotel Management. The visit is viewed not only to create a link with the hotels but also an opportunity to build relationship between AITM and Hotel industry in China as a whole. It was also an opportunity brand AITM as a reputed Hotel Management Schools currently running in Nepal. The visit was focused in only five star and deluxe properties in China.
Good five star chain hotels like: Ritz Carlton, Howard Johnson, Shangrila, Sheraton and Marriot have agreed to take AITM students as interns and also for jobs.

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