Les Roches has joined forces with The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF) to offer Caribbean industry professionals scholarship opportunities for our Executive Professional Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)/Professional Development Diploma (PDD) in International Hotel Management.

Our 6-month Executive PGD/PDD is fully remote and flexible, designed to be studied alongside your current job commitments so you can accelerate your career without interrupting it.

The Executive PGD/PDD program costs USD $22,000
Successful applicants will be offered scholarships up to the following amounts:

• USD $17,000.00 (note these are approximate figures and will vary according to prevailing exchange rates)
Candidates are required to fund the remaining USD $5,000

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Program

BBA in Global Hospitality Management

Scholarship requirements

Applications are managed by Les Roches and the CHTAEF. Admissions requirements:

• Work experience: 4 years of proofed experience in the hotel/tourism/hospitality industry OR a minimum one-year supervisory level experience in hotel/tourism/hospitality industry with minimum 4-year’s experience in tangential industries or fields
• English level: Cambridge First Certificate Exam (FCE) or Certificate Advanced English (CAE) / 5.5 International English Language Testing System (IELTS) / 70 Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
• HS Diploma, Associate degree or BA
Note: In order to qualify for a PGD students will have to hold a Bachelor degree. Based on experience level and candidate background we can accept students for PDD without a Bachelor degree.
• 1 or more professional reference letter
• CV or Resume
• Essay explaining your career goals and motivation
• Most recent School’s transcripts and diploma
• Proof of Caribbean nationality i.e. Passport or copy of birth certificate
• Ability and Commitment to allocate approximately 10-hours per week for the duration of the program

Candidates will be first assessed based on the above and invited for an interview as a next step of their application process.
Deadline for applications: August 20th 2021
Response to candidates: September 1st 2021
Final enrolment/onboarding: mid-September
Program start date: Sept 19th 2021

About the Executive Postgraduate / Professional Development Diploma in Hotel Management

The PDD program is divided into 5 study blocks with 9 subjects. The CHTAEF/Les Roches scholarship program for 2021 intake class will be fully online. Each study block lasts about one month.

9 Subjects grouped in 5 Blocks:
• Introduction to the Executive Master Program: A practical approach to Protocol & Etiquette
• Advanced Hospitality Operations
• Marketing Strategies for Hotel Management
• Entrepreneurship and Business Modelling
• Leadership and Organizational Behavior
• Advanced Finance and Budgeting
• Revenue Management
• Innovative, alternative and sustainable trends in tourism
• Data analytics (digital) for decision making

+ 2 Face to face certificates

Approximate hours per week that students need to dedicate to the program: 10

About Les Roches

Les Roches’ mission is to deliver academic rigor with a twist of innovation and entrepreneurship. It has earned us a reputation as one of the world’s foremost hospitality business schools; ranked in the Top 3 globally for our subject area and in the Top 2 globally for Employer Reputation (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2020).

Our campuses are uniquely compact and caring environments, while our commitment to Swiss-style, hands-on learning and small class sizes allows students to make the most of every minute of their study time.

Look around the worlds of hospitality, technology, finance and luxury and you will find Les Roches graduates in leadership positions. Our reputation is such that 94% of our job-seeking graduates have one or more employment offers in their pocket on Graduation Day.

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