Ramada Ajman teams up with a leading hotel school in Pakistan
Signs MoU with College of Tourism & Hotel Management (COTHM) for internship and job opportunities
Ajman, UAE, (January 27, 2016) – Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman inked a deal with College of Tourism & Hotel Management (COTHM), one of the leading hotel schools in Pakistan, in providing internship and job placement opportunities for the students of the institution.
The agreement was signed by Iftikhar Hamdani, General Manager, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman, and Ahmad Shafiq, Chief Executive Officer, COTHM Pakistan. Through the collaboration, the property will provide on-the-job training to the students to hone them toward a promising career in the hospitality sector. The first batch ofundergraduates, who are taking up Food & Beverage, Front Office, Housekeeping, Sales & Marketing, Human Resources, Tourism, and Culinary Arts courses, are expected to start their internship this year.
On welcoming the students, Hamdani commented, “We are proud and privileged to work with an esteemed institution in Pakistan and serve as a training ground for future hospitality leaders. Our team are all delighted to welcome the first batch of apprentice from COTHM Pakistan and we aim to develop their skills, instil professional values, and provide guidance in their chosen career paths so they can land their dream hospitality jobs in the future.”
Shafiq of COTHM noted, “This MoU signifies the start of future partnerships with Ramada Ajman. On behalf of COTHM, we would like to thank the team in advance and we are confident that our students will have a great exposure to the ins and outs of the hospitality industry through their leadership and continuous support and guidance.”
With its nationwide branches, the College of Tourism & Hotel Management (COTHM) is one of the leading hotel schools of Pakistan. COTHM is committed to upholding the standards of education and training for Hospitality Management, Travel, Tourism and Airline Management, and Culinary Arts students in Pakistan, preparing them for the highly competitive global industry. In addition to the management level study programs, COTHM offers a wide range of hospitality skills training programs of technical and vocational education and training. COTHM has trained over 10,000 professionals and are currently training over 5,000 professionals in various areas of the hospitality industry.
About Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman
Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman is the premier accommodation at the heart of UAE’s emirate on the rise. Conveniently located along Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed, the hotel provides easy access to the UAE’s main airports, commercial centres and cultural attractions. With its spacious and stylish accommodation, Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman caters to both business and leisure travellers, whether on short trips or long-term stays. The hotel offers modern comforts matched with unparalleled service. Guests can enjoy sumptuous food selection at Orchid Restaurant, R Cafe and the 24-hour room service, as well as the hotel’s first-rate facilities including a gym, indoor swimming pool, spa, and free access to its exclusive beach club.