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University of Johannesburg, School of Tourism and Hospitality

Technikon Witwatersrand

University of Johannesburg, School of Tourism and Hospitality

The reputation of the university where you will enrol will have a lifelong impact on your career development and personal growth. The University of Johannesburg (UJ) strives to graduate informed,innovative, thinking and well-rounded builders of our country and nation. UJ counts among the largest residential universities on the African continent offering excellence and a rich cultural diversity. The University's School of Tourism and Hospitality, generally known as the STH is internationally recognised as a trusted provider of higher education to the tourism and hospitality industry. Our passion centres on the development of a new generation of tourism and hospitality managers and leaders. Our graduates are known for their hands-on skills which empowers them to outrival their peers in the three years following graduation. The STH takes great pride in how its alumni have contributed to its reputation and rich traditions in the 40 years of its existence. The tourism and hospitality industry is one of the most dramatic growth industries in South Africa and offers exciting career opportunities. We are looking forward to welcoming you to the STH family.

The School of Tourism and Hospitality, in the Faculty of Management at the University of Johannesburg is a leading institution, focused on equipping learners with qualifications and skills necessary in the tourism and hospitality industry. With esteemed alumni and excellent industry partnerships, the STH is one of the leading places of learning in the tourism and hospitality sector.

The School of Tourism and Hospitality will be hosting an STH open day on the 25th of July 2015. We encourage all learners to register and attend this open day. Become one of the future-fit leaders. Register today.

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10 Reasons to study at the STH

STH in the Faculty of Management at UJ is an established, recognised and credible institution.The STH offers recognised, credible qualifications at affordable tuition costs: offering therefore provides total value.The only institution that forms part of a university, thereby offering higher education qualifications.Undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are offered (vocational diplomas and degrees).The STH offers bursary support for eligible applicants.Work integrated learning opportunities are part of the curriculum, ensuring applied knowledge and technical competencies when entering the workplace.STH combines more than 40 years of heritage and industry networks that are well established.State of the art training facilities that allow students to gain valuable practical experiences.The STH facility, in addition, offers a platform for students to showcase their culinary expertise through banqueting, conferencing and fine-dining experiences offered at STH venues which are open to the public.National and international partnerships, providing excellent career prospects for students.

Benefits of the STH

The School of Tourism and Hospitality offers a career-driven qualification with a unique combination of business insight, operational excellence and people skills. Diplomas, degrees and postgraduate programmes are offered, ultimately to boost tourism and hospitality career opportunities.

STH: Research affiliations

The STH has 25 research associates from 19 universities, globally. These research associates are based at various universities in Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Botswana, Mauritius and Zambia as well as local South African affiliates associated with responsible tourism.Post-Doctoral fellowships are on offer and support is provided.Visiting professors that support the academia project.

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University of Johannesburg, School of Tourism and Hospitality
Technikon Witwatersrand
Auckland Park Bunting Road Campus
Bunting Road - Cottesloe
Johannesburg, 2092
South Africa
Phone: +27(0)11 559 1731
Fax: +27(0)11 559 1159