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Message from Hospitality and Tourism Studies HOD

It is my honor to welcome you to the Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management at KNUST School of Business. You are joining a long tradition of excellence in hospitality and tourism education that stretches back over the years.

Our department has an outstanding reputation, both nationally and globally, for developing successful leaders and innovators for the dynamic hospitality and tourism industry. We take great pride in equipping our students with the knowledge, skills, and experiences needed to excel in their careers.

You will learn from world-class faculty who are experts in their field. They bring a blend of academic and industry experience to provide you with the most relevant and up-to-date curriculum. In addition, you will benefit from our strong industry partnerships. Top travel and hospitality companies work closely with us to provide internships, mentorship, real-world projects and more.

During your time with us, you will gain hands-on skills through our internship programmes, training facilities, and work placements. You will also build a powerful professional network with your peers and faculty. But above all, you will develop the strategic perspective, operational expertise, and leadership capabilities that are in high demand.

When you graduate from our programs, you will have the confidence, competitiveness and sense of purpose to thrive in your career. Our alumni have gone on to rewarding positions at prestigious hospitality and tourism organizations in Ghana and worldwide. Many also pursue entrepreneurial ventures and become inspirational pioneers.

At the heart of our department is a commitment to nurturing your personal and professional growth in a supportive environment. Our small class sizes, dedicated advisors, and extensive student services ensure you have all the resources you need to succeed.

I encourage you to take advantage of the many academic and extracurricular opportunities available. Join student clubs, participate in competitions, attend industry workshops, and connect with our global alumni network. This is your chance to expand your skills, build your network, and make lifelong friends.

The hospitality and tourism industry offers immense opportunities for those with passion, dedication, and ambition to learn. I am delighted you have chosen to pursue your dreams with us. On behalf of our entire faculty and staff, I wish you the very best for a fulfilling educational journey here.

Welcome to our family!