BA Hons Hospitality Management

Hospitality Student wins the Employee of the Year Award for FJB: The Sandbanks Hotel

    Hospitality management student Kathleen Smart has recently been awarded Employee of the Year 2012 from her placement company FJB: The Sandbanks Hotel. Kathleen worked at the FJB: The Sandbanks Hotel from June 2011 – September 2012 as part of her placement year.  During the FJB Christmas party held in January, each of the… Read more »

4 Hospitality Management Students are chosen for prestigious Young Guns Award final

The prestigious Young Guns Award is a national competition that recognises hospitality students that have excelled in their work placements. For the last 11 years Bournemouth has held a place in the finals and has had a student win most years. This year 4 of the 10 finalists nationally are from Bournemouth University’s Hospitality Management… Read more »

Bournemouth University hosts its 2nd Hospitality Student Conference

Last year, Bournemouth University held its first student and industry Hospitality Management Student Conference and next week Bournemouth University will be doing it again. This year the conference will be held at the Holiday Inn Hotel Bloomsbury in London. Last year, over 90 students from the School of Tourism travelled to the Kensington Hilton hotel… Read more »

Placement student William Sloane comes third in the AICR Receptionist of the Year Competition

William, who is a third year Hospitality Management student on placement at The Ritz Hotel, was recently nominated for the AICR Receptionist of Year competition by his colleagues. The AICR Receptionist of the Year Competition grows stronger year on year with more Hotels showing support for their Front Office staff by recognizing their talents and… Read more »

Hospitality Management students serve HRH Princess Anne during her royal visit

On 12th December Bournemouth University received a royal visit from HRH Princess Anne. The purpose of the visit was to see and hear about some of the achievements that staff and students have had over the past year, including working on the Olympics. She spent a lot of her day in the Media School touring… Read more »

Hospitality Students to serve HRH Princess Anne during her Royal Visit

Four Hospitality Management students have been chosen to serve HRH Princess Anne during her royal visit today at the University. The students, Harry Watts, Sarah Carter, Mhairi Stachan and Cameron McGlone will serve HRH Princess Anne canapés during her visit. We will bring you all the new of her visit soon.

Masters Innholder’s Student Competition

Every year Bournemouth University Hospitality Management students enter the Master Innholders competition. Part of the competition process includes the students having to submit a ten minute video on a chosen topic area. This year’s chosen final year Hospitality Management students; Fabian Amici; Camilla Larkan; Daniele Quattromini and Rebecca Cridge’s video can be viewed here:… Read more »

Help the students competing in this year’s EMCUP

Four final year Hospitality Management students have been chosen to represent Bournemouth University at this year’s EMCup. The European Mise en Place Cup (EMCup) is an initiative of HotelloTOP and co-creator Mise en Place. The EMCup is a competition amongst International hotel management schools and was founded in 2009.   In 2012 the competition already… Read more »

Hospitality Management Student Cara McElroy is named one of HOSPA’s Student Scholarship Winners

Last week it was announced that Hospitality Management Undergraduate student Cara McElroy was announced as one of HOSPA’s Student Scholarship Winners. HOSPA (‘Hospitality Professionals Association’ for Finance, Revenue Management and IT) is a non-profit educational organisation which has evolved from BAHA (British Association of Hospitality Accountants) which was formed in 1969.  The aim of HOSPA is… Read more »

Hospitality Management Students attend the 7th Student Development Forum

On Thursday several Hospitality Management students attended the 7th Student Development Forum in London. Level I student Mhairi Strachan gives us her account of the day: “The Institute of Hospitality joined together with Starquality in order to co-ordinate their 7th Student Development Forum at The Premier Inn, Kings Cross, London. Monica Or from Star quality… Read more »