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Founded in 1981 in Paris, France, Vatel is today firmly established as one of the world’s leading hotel schools with the mission to develop future senior managers of the hospitality and tourism industry.
There are 24 Vatel centres throughout the world delivering the same courses to 5000 students based on the right balance between theoretical university courses and professional experience.
This tried and tested concept has the approbation of the professional world as a panel comprising the highest ranking representatives of the international hospitality industry awarded Vatel in 2003 with the Worldwide Hospitality Award for the Best Training Program, and again in 2010 for the Best Professional Success and Best Educational Innovation. IFOP (French Institute of Public Opinion) also ranked Vatel as the top school in Europe for hotel and tourism in 2007. Vatel has achieved a graduates’ employment rate of 90%! This in part is due to the valuable industry network of over 20,000 Vatelians working in the most prestigious hotels around the world. Vatel is truly the gateway into global hospitality, tourism and luxury careers
Institute of Hospitality (UK)
Institute of Hospitality (UK) is an internationally renowned professional body for advancing and promoting quality standards and education within the hospitality industry.
Institute of Hospitality (IoH) accreditation confers on an organisation the international recognition of a quality standard in respect of programmes that are relevant to the needs of the hospitality, leisure and tourism industries and which meet accepted Institute of Hospitality benchmark standards.
SDH Institute is not only the first education institution in Singapore but also the first education institution in South East Asia, among st the public and private education institutes, to have achieved this prestigious accreditation. Together with SDH on the IoH accreditation listing are esteemed education institutions like Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Ryerson University (Canada), Sheffield Hallam University (UK) and University of Strathclyde (UK).
The 5 SDH programmes which have achieved accreditation are:
- Certificate in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Management.
- Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management.
- Diploma in Events Management.
- Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management
- Advanced Diploma in Events Management.
The University of Derby (formerly Derby College of Art and Technology or simply Derby College) is a public university in the city of Derby, England. It traces its history back to the establishment of the Derby Diocesan Institution for the Training of Schoolmistresses in 1851 and gained university status in 1992 as one of the new universities.
The university provides over 300 study programmes at undergraduate level. Undergraduate programmes as well as short courses, foundation degrees and postgraduate degrees cover most academic disciplines and subdisciplines.
Currently the university is home to around 34,000 students in all areas of study.
SDH Institute students who have completed and graduated from the following programmes:
- SDH Institute Advanced Diploma in Events Management, and
- SDH Institute Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management,
are able to apply for a direct admission into the 3rd Year of the following undergraduate Bachelor’s Degree programme (s) offered by University of Derby:
- Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Hospitality Management
- Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Tourism Management and
- Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Events Management
SDH Institute students who have completed and graduated from the SDH Institute Post Graduate Diploma in Hospitality Management are able to apply for a direct admission into the following post-graduate Degree programme (s) offered by University of Derby:
- Msc International Hospitality Management
Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration
SDH Institute has been successfully granted accreditation by ACPHA (Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration) of the United States for our Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management program for the full period of seven years. We are the first education institute in Asia to achieve the ACPHA accreditation.
This new accreditation again affirms SDH Institute’s high standards of academic quality and decidedly boosts the recognition of SDH’s qualifications internationally.Our Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management (ADHTM) program now boasts double international accreditation – ACPHA, USA, and IOH, UK (Institute of Hospitality) – which differentiates us from the other hospitality programs.
Besides the SDH Advanced Diploma scroll, our ADHTM graduates will also receive a personalized “Certified Hospitality Graduate” certificate from ACPHA. This will facilitate our graduates’ progress to higher studies at universities around the world as well as significantly improve their employability in the highly competitive hospitality and tourism industry.
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SMY International College and Kindergarten have established between Shenton Education Group and Mandalay YMCA to promote quality education and contribute towards human capital development in Central Myanmar.
SMY International College is the Premier Singapore College in Mandalay. Our internationally recongised programmes aim to develop business leaders and professionals with an international perspective, a positive work attitude, strong sense of social responsibility and a spirit of entrepreneurship so that they can contribute to Myanmar’s integration with the regional and international economies.
SMY Kindergarten will be managed by Temasek Academy, a dedicated team of education experts with many years of international experience in early childhood education. We operate high quality preschools and English learning classes based on international early learning curriculum. Our English curriculum adopts the United Kingdom’s Letters and Sound phonics approach. Our lessons incorporate award winning international television shows and exciting multi-sensory activities to make learning engaging for children and to develop their imagination and creativity.
Shenton Institute of Applied Finance (SIAF), a 100% Singaporean-owned, higher education school based in Yangon since 2016. We are one of the very few 100% foreign-owned higher education schools in Myanmar. in Myanmar. This alone suggests deep level of ties, cultivated with governmental officials (in both previous & current administrations) in the land. All these are made possible, with substantive Singaporean efforts, time, monies and operatives.
SIAF believes that quality education changes lives. We aim to develop finance & logistics professionals with an international perspective so that they can contribute to Myanmar’s integration with the regional and international economies.
SIAF will constantly strive to develop professionals in a holistic manner. We aim not only to impart professional and business knowledge and skills in our students for Myanmar’s fast growing economy, but also inculcate a positive work attitude, strong sense of social responsibility and a spirit of entrepreneurship. We achieve this through innovative learning methods and caring student support.
Temasek Academy is a joint venture between two established education groups – Shenton Education Group (SEG, Myanmar), a holistic human capital development solutions provider, operating 3 schools in Myanmar, and The Learning Grid Pte Ltd (TLG, Singapore) whose founders have over 50 years of combined experience in the education sector and have delivered successful learning projects across many Asian countries.
Temasek Academy believes in providing holistic education for children. We operate high quality preschools and English learning classes based on international early learning curriculum. We are supported by a dedicated team of education experts with many years of international experience in early childhood education. Our English curriculum adopts the United Kingdom’s Letters and Sound phonics approach. Our lessons incorporates award winning international television shows and exciting multi-sensory activities to make learning engaging for children.