WORLD OF OPPORTUNITIESThe Hospitality & Culinary Arts industry is one of the world’s fastest growing and most dynamic sources of employment. The World Travel Organization predicts that it will triple in size by the year 2020, creating many job openings for those who qualify. INTI will equip you with the education, training, work and soft skills that you’ll need to succeed, wherever you go. Given all the right qualifications, you will find ample opportunities for a fulfilling Hospitality & Culinary Arts career. You can venture into sectors like hotels & resorts, travel & tourism, food & beverage, events, leisure, airlines and various other service-relate industries. So get ready – a world of bright prospects awaits you!
ENTER A HOSPITABLE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTInternationally acclaimed programmes Our programmes are offered in partnership with two of the world’s most famous Hospitality & Culinary Arts schools, namely Australia’s Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS) and the US’s Kendall School of Culinary Arts. Graduates of these programmes are now working in the very best establishments around the world. Holistic learning experience Your education in Hospitality & Culinary Arts will be shaped by an ideal balance of theoretical knowledge and practical training. You will develop leadership qualities, confidence and resourcefulness, as well as learn hot to analyse, strategise and make quick decisions. All this will give you a distinct advantage as you advance to further studies or challenging careers. 5-star industry partners You will gain valuable exposure as we take you outside the classroom to 5-star partner establishments, including the Renaissance Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Hyatt Kuala Lumpur, InterContinental Kuala Lumpur, Genting World Resort, Hard Rock Hotel Penang, Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur and the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Our comprehensive curriculum also includes field trips, structured internships, guest lecturers, seminars, industry projects and workshops that prepare you for the real working world. Leading Hospitality Education partners from the United States of America and Australia INTI offers internationally recognized programmes right here in Malaysia through our ties with top Hospitality & Culinary Arts education institutions The School of Culinary Arts at Kendall College is ranked number one in Chicago by the Chicago Michelin Guide Restaurants (ORC International – 2011 Survey). The school has produced some of the world’s renowned Chefs such as Michael White who was awarded a Michelin Star in 2009. Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS) is the number 1 hospitality management school in Asia Pacific and Australia (TNS 2010 Survey). Since 1991, BMIHMS has provided international qualifications in hospitality and tourism management to over 2,500 graduates, many now in senior management positions worldwide. Curriculum developed with industry consultation Our programmes are industry recognised and reviewed by a group of experts that form the INTI Advisory Board of Hospitality. This board is consulted regularly to ensure that the programmes are up-to-date and relevant to the industry. Malaysian Center for Tourism and Hospitality Education We are part of the Malaysian Center for Tourism and Hospitality Education (MyCenTHE). We are the MyCenTHE cluster leader for Sabah, playing an important role in the ETP (Economic Transformation Plan) of Malaysia by spearheading the development and quality of the hospitality education for the tourism and hospitality industry of Sabah. Malaysian Association of Hotels Training and Education Center The Malaysian Association of Hotels Training and Education Center (MAHTEC) is owned and managed by the Malaysian Association of Hotels. As the training arm of the Association, MAHTEC is committed towards Human Resource Development and strongly believes that investment in human resource is the key factor for growth, sustainability, productivity and profitability in the Malaysian hospitality industry. In line with the organization’s vision in striving towards service excellence, MAHTEC has embarked on a range of training programs and workshops designed exclusively for the industry. Students graduating from INTI’s Hospitality & Culinary Arts programmes will be the first to receive the Malaysian Association of Hotels Training and Education Centre (MAHTEC)’s industry certification. The partnership with MAHTEC is one the many initiatives to elevate the standard of INTI’s Hospitality & Culinary Arts programmes and raise the bar for Hospitality & Culinary Arts education, training and development. As an award given by an industry leader, the certificate will lead to greatly enhanced learning experiences and work skills that will boost graduates’ employability and prepare them for a career with the best Hospitality & Culinary Arts establishments in Malaysia and abroad.