The Department of Tourism and Hotel Management is a promising educational unit, drawing its strength from a faculty of well-known scholars and practitioners as well as the world renowned position of the Laureate family in tourism and hospitality education. The department is keen on offering education and research as to match the necessities of the industry at all scales and varieties.
Beginning from 2016, İstanbul Bilgi University offers students certificate programs together with Kendall College, ranked the number one school in Chicago for hospitality management careers by Chicago’s leading hotels and also ranked the number 29 in the world in top 50 Global Hospitality School by CEO World Magazine. Students who enroll BİLGİ Tourism and Hotel Management Undergraduate Program have the opportunity to earn the “Kendall Hospitality Management Certificate” when they graduate.
Together with the Amendment signed in July 2017, BİLGİ Tourism and Hotel Management Undergraduate Program students will now have the chance to study and serve internship at Kendall or to complete their final year at Kendall College and obtain two degrees from both BİLGİ and Kendall and go on with an OPT - optional practical training - in the USA for a year after their graduation.
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Departmental Electives on the THM Curriculum 06 September 2016
Fieldtrip to Uludağ Ski Resort 08 January 2016
BİLGİ Tourism Club is founded 08 January 2016
Kendall College (USA) Programs Info Sessions 28 January 2014