Welcome to the epitome of hospitality
Dubai is the city built on ambition. In many ways, The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management represents everything that’s special about the city. It’s the optimism in the air. The sheer sense of possibility. The self-confident cosmopolitanism.
More excitingly for us, Dubai is now a key global player in the hospitality industry, with over 100,000 hotel rooms and brands like Jumeirah, Four Seasons, Marriott, InterContinental and Sofitel prominent in the city
Introduction to Dubai
Once a small fishing village in the Arabian Gulf, Dubai is today one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. One of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates, the city is home to more than 200 nationalities and offers an unforgettable experience to all visitors. Whether it is by the banks of the Creek, or at the top of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, Dubai lives and breathes a sense of possibility and innovation. And with an unparalleled coastline, beautiful desert and magnificent cityscapes, memories are just waiting to be made here.
• Most popular global destination in the world in 2022 by TripAdvisor.
• The most luxurious city in the world by The Economist Intelligence Unit in 2022.
• 3.45 Million people, with 85% Expats.
• UAE ranks 1st globally for women’s community safety by Georgetown University survey in 2021.
• One of the most innovative city in the world ranked top 20, making it a global hub for business growth.
Facts about Dubai
Entertainment in Dubai
If you’re looking for the best things to do in Dubai, we have you covered. Achieving the #1 position on the global list of Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice Awards for Best Global Destination in 2022, Dubai certainly has a lot to offer its visitors. There are so many fantastic places to visit in Dubai – from stunning beaches to theme parks, shopping malls to desert escapes. With the unending list of activities and experiences, you will never get bored when in Dubai!
Here are one of the top 5 unique things to check off your list:
Museum of the Future
Known as "the city of the future", Dubai is a leading centre for research and development (R&D) in emerging industries. The emirate creates an ecosystem for innovation and future-proofed business models through its output and performance, powered by tomorrow's thinking.
The Global Innovation Index ranked UAE amongst the Top 3 innovation economies in the Northern Africa and Western Asia region, and 36th globally. With approximately 85% of the population being expatriates of over 200 nationalities, Dubai has also ranked in the Top 20 of the most innovative cities in the world making it a global hub for business growth.
Some of the present and future innovations of Dubai include the Virgin Hyperloop, Museum of the Future and DP World Cargo Speed. Invested in significant growth industries and smart city development, Dubai aspires to be listed amongst the top five global commerce, logistics, finance, and tourism centres.
Women & Safety
UAE came out on top by Georgetown University's Women, Peace and Security Index, with 98.5 per cent of women stating they felt comfortable travelling alone in their areas at night, making it the highest percentage worldwide. Similarly, Gallup Global's 2021 Law and Order reported that the UAE scored 95 per cent as well in terms of being the safest place in the world.
UAE has served itself as an ideal nation for the entire world where women not only feel the safest but also empowered with a rising number of women leaders in the hospitality industry.
UAE has one of the lowest crime rates in the world with almost non-existent street crimes in the city as stated by Safe Cities Index 2019, The Economist Intelligence Unit.
Luxury in Dubai
Dubai is a luxury playground like no other! Home to some of the most iconic infrastructure and a wide array of luxurious hotels in the world like the Burj Al Arab, Dubai epitomises understated glamour. In fact, the average hotel occupancy reached 74% in the beginning of 2022, one of the highest in the world.
Fulfil your luxe dreams through gigantic shopping malls that house every designer label imaginable, trendy lounge bars with stunning city views, to ridiculously extravagant spas. Being the most luxurious city in the world in 2022 by The Economist Intelligence Unit, life in Dubai is one you will not want to get away from.
The Art of Hospitality
Explore the traditions and heritage of the UAE as it dates back to 50 years of the hospitality of Emirati culture. The nation has evolved rapidly and dynamically, modernising its routes and ways but still keeping its legacy intact and embedded with the richness of its people yet welcoming other cultures into its home by welcoming more than 7 million international visitors in the first half of 2022. Experience the authentic culture of the UAE by wandering through the alleys of the Al Bastakiya Quarter or visiting the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack.
Open to the world
In the Middle Ages, Dubai was well-known for the selling of pearls and being a centre of trade. Today, Dubai challenges and amazes the world with its futuristic architecture and ambitious visions of an ever-cosmopolitan city
CHT offers students the opportunity to study abroad in Dubai!
CHT International School of Management focuses on the cultivation of international management talents. The college is the Chinese representative of The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management in Dubai, providing high-quality international undergraduate-to-undergraduate bridge courses, undergraduate and master programs, overseas professional internships, industry training and other programs.
CHT International School of Management adheres to the school-running characteristics of "international vision, focus on industry, and applying what you have learned", and has a team of teachers from home and abroad with rich teaching and practical experience, including 3 doctors and 8 masters. In the talent training program, we teach in English and use the combination of practice and knowledge to create international management talents required by the industry.
CHT partner with EAHM to provide studens with top hospitality management courses and internship opportunities.
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management was founded 21 years ago by the global luxury hotel company Jumeirah Group, which holds iconic hotels such as the Burj Al Arab, to prepare the next generation of future hospitality leaders. Since its inception, the university has achieved new heights and continued to spread the passion for hospitality amongst young aspiring leaders.
As one of the world’s fastest-growing hospitality and tourism destinations1, it’s no surprise you’ll find a city packed with unique career prospects and opportunities. Welcome to the new world of hospitality.