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Travel & Tourism in the UK

“Travel & Tourism in the UK”

Government Affairs Director at the British Hospitality Association, Vernon Hunte, tells i-studentglobal what makes the UK a great study destination for hospitality and tourism students from around the world. Travel and tourism is one of the 21st century’s most dynamic industries — it is growing… read more

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“Why Study Sport in Australia?”

In April 2018, Australia will welcome the world for the 21st Commonwealth Games. It will be the fifth time Australia has hosted the games and the second time they have been held in the northern state of Queensland. It also builds on Australia’s sports-centred culture which boasts over 120 national… read more

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“Interview with a Flight Attendant”

Many twenty-somethings will have spent some time abroad but only a relative few will have spent much of their lives on the move, living in a number of countries whilst growing up and experiencing many different education systems. i-studentglobal spoke to Evelyn, a flight attendant for a major airlin… read more

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“Why Study Sport in the United Kingdom?”

Welcome to the United Kingdom The United Kingdom (UK) is made up of the four home countries of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, with a total population of approximately 65 million people. It has one of the largest economies in the world, with a high standard of living. The UK is descr… read more

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“International Event Management in the UK”

i-studentglobal spoke to recent International Event Management graduate Megan Doyle about her study abroad experience in the UK at the University of Brighton. What is International Event Management? Many people assume that the course is just party planning, but there was a lot more to the subj… read more

Top 6 Hospitality skills

“Top 6 Hospitality skills”

What does it take to make it to the top in the hospitality sector? How many of these top 6 hopsitality skills do you have? Don’t worry, there's always time to learn if you’re missing a skill. 1. Customer service This industry is all about people. It’s up to you to ensure that … read more

MIRAC: Gastronomy and  Incoming Tourism

“MIRAC: Gastronomy and Incoming Tourism”

The Wadden Sea - stretching from the Northern Netherlands to Germany and Denmark - was awarded UNESCO World Heritage status in 2009.  Despite its natural beauty, the region is unknown to international visitors.  The opening of a new landing strip at the regional airport in 2012 resulted in… read more

Empowering Youth to be the  Best in the Industry

“Empowering Youth to be the Best in the Industry”

Taylor's University School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts (TCHT) strives to deliver the best education experience to its students.  Its Dean, Mr Neethiahnanthan Ari Ragavan said that as educators, the School constantly asks themselves how they can provide the best for our students an… read more

An iPad Educational Revolution

“An iPad Educational Revolution”

The Swiss Education Group, Switzerland’s leading network of hospitality management training schools, continues in its goal to revolutionise and modernise hospitality education.  This ambitious project was first launched in April 2014 when 420 staff and students at Hotel Institute Montreux, we… read more

Carving out a Niche in the Restaurant Industry

“Carving out a Niche in the Restaurant Industry”

SBS World News reported recently that there is a shortage of chefs in Australia - and that ‘chef’ has been added to the Skilled Occupation List.  The problem doesn’t seem to be attracting staff in Australia, but keeping staff due to low wages and high turnover. However for entrepreneurs … read more

Project Closure - the European INTERREG CultTour Project

“Project Closure - the European INTERREG CultTour Project”

After 3 ½ years, the IMC University of Applied Sciences in Krems has successfully completed the European INTERREG CultTour Project (“the Project”).   The Project involved international dimensions whereby the Tourism and Leisure Management Institute of IMC Krems worked together with partne… read more

KOTO - Know one teach one

“KOTO - Know one teach one”

About KOTO “Know One, Teach One”: KOTO is a pioneer social enterprise in Vietnam founded by Jimmy Pham AM. The mission of KOTO is to provide vocational, English and life skills and empower street and disadvantaged youth to find good jobs enabling them to have a secure future. KOTO has trained o… read more

Top 6 Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Careers

“Top 6 Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Careers”

Studying Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism will give you different Career opportunities in many different areas. Here are the top 6 careers in this industry: 1. Event Planner Do you love the idea of running an event? If your answer is yes, then this is the career for you. You'll be fully responsi… read more

The world as our classroom

“The world as our classroom”

“This is necessary for business success in today’s globalised business World. Thank you so much for this experience!"  Beside the effective transfer of technical know-how and academic methodologies, an increasingly important aspect of tourism study programmes is also the application of the… read more

Tourism education & industry in the South Pacific

“Tourism education & industry in the South Pacific”

The South Pacific is considered to be one of the hubs of the tourism industry, and is known as a place where tourism education blends with the needs of the industry for the benefit of all involved.   A perfect example of this collaboration is the annual Bilibili Race held in Sigatoka, Fiji, wh… read more

Meet Marc Isaacs

“Meet Marc Isaacs”

An Interview with Marc IsaacsBachelor of Business in Hotel ManagementThe Hotel School Sydney (THSS) 2012 Graduate Laurence - How did you choose where to study? Marc - I had done some research online including looking at various reviews and forums.  Location is important too.  My mind wa… read more

Summer and Winter peak season

“Summer and Winter peak season”

Austria provides a perfect tourist destination for both winter and summer months - rolling meadows, relaxing spas, off-piste skiing, enchanting waltzes and Mozart operas all attract tourists to the country year-round.   But it takes more than all of this - it takes both quality and innovation t… read more

Tourism offers a world of opportunities right here, right now

“Tourism offers a world of opportunities right here, right now”

South East Queensland offers a centralised location for first class opportunities in tourism and hospitality education and industry alike. Students can gain hands-on experience through practical research projects and work integrated learning programs with such an extensive tourism industry in the a… read more

Top 6 tourist destinations

“Top 6 tourist destinations”

There are many factors that help make a City/Country the perfect tourist destination! Tourists typically look for cultural experiences, history, natural or man-made beauty or the opportunity for an adventure. 1. Bangkok, Thailand “Bangkok – or Krung Thep as it's called in Thai” Taking ti… read more

Top 6 Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Careers

“Top 6 Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Careers”

Studying Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism will give you different Career opportunities in many different areas. Here are the top 6 careers in this industry. 1.Event Planner “Event Planner” Do you love the idea of running an event? If yes, then this is the career for you. 
You'll be fully… read more

The UK events industry

“The UK events industry”

An introduction to the flourishing events industry in the UK and the events management courses that can open doors to a variety of career opportunities. The events management industry is a dynamic, vibrant and flourishing sector in which to work and study with excellent and rewarding career opportu… read more