On May 7, 2017, a Memorandum of Understanding on academic partnership was signed by Business & Hotel Management School (BHMS) President, Heinrich Meister, and Concordia International University (CIU) CEO, David Kang. The other members of the BHMS delegation included Dr. Anthony J. Erb (Dean of International Education Programs) and Giovanni Rebai (Manager of Sales and Marketing). The other representatives from CIU were Concordia College of Benguet’s Honorary President, Husky Ryu, and CIU College Dean, Hyomin Im.
“This partnership will make us strong in the field of International Pathway Programs.”
- David Kang (Concordia International University CEO)
“This will give our students an opportunity to succeed by preparing them for the challenges of a global career through a multi-skilling approach, teaching how to deal with people, coaching them how to communicate, and readying them for different business circumstances.”
- Dr. Anthony J. Erb (BHMS Dean of International Education Programs)
BHMS, located in the heart of Luzern, is a member of the Bénédict Switzerland group of schools, founded in 1928 whose mission is to provide higher education for adults with a desire to succeed. Bénédict School is one of Switzerland's largest private educational organizations and is educating each year more than 15,000 full- and part time students.
At Bénédict Zürich campus, about 8'000 students per year study languages, various ancillary health programs, information technology, security management, commerce apprenticeships and business management programs leading to Swiss Federal qualifications. They offer craft, technical and management-based diplomas, a Bachelor of Arts degree, a Master of Arts degree and an MBA degree program.
At BHMS Luzern campus, about 900 students per year have the opportunity to prepare for their future management roles in the hotel and hospitality industry. BHMS in collaboration with Robert Gordon University of Aberdeen, UK and City University of Seattle, USA, offers a Bachelor of Arts degree, an MBA/PGD diploma and an MBA degree.
Visit BHMS online at http://www.bhms.ch/.
About Concordia International University
Concordia International University is an institution of higher learning focused on providing undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate courses locally and internationally. We have a network of colleges located in many countries (USA, Europe, Australia, Canada, Korea, and Philippines) and offer both online and offline courses, and online-to-offline (O2O) courses. We serve as a platform university for students who are looking for a clear path into international universities and colleges at a more affordable price, at a faster pace. Through our online-to-offline program, students have an easier way of completing their courses abroad through our affiliations with a multitude of universities and colleges in Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, and many more.
Visit us online at http://iconcordia.org/.