• Bachelor Degree
  • Country: UAE
  • City: Dubai

Website Emirates Academy

Fees: US$ 28,000 (approx.) per year Tuition fee

This BBA helps you fast-track your career in hospitality.

This  3-year BBA programme in International Hospitality Management is recognised by three international bodies.

The programme includes a 6-month paid internship at one of EAHM’s top industry partners.

This business degree will allow you to start your global career sooner than many other higher education curriculums.

Emirates Academy (EAHM) has been ranked as the best Hospitality School in the MEA region by the reputed QS rankings in 2022!!

EAHM is part of the Jumeirah group and has been offering undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs in International Hospitality Management since 2001.

Have a look at the snapshot of the course in infographic below:


Yes, this 3 years programme does provide 100% internship placements.

The internships are arranged with over 200 partners across the UAE, Europe and the USA. The EAHM internship network includes major luxury brands such as Jumeirah Group, Burj Al Arab, Armani, Ritz Carlton, Four Seasons, Marriott International, IHG, Atlantis, and Accor Group providing opportunities in various departments. Listed below are some of the common internship opportunities during the fast-track BBA in hospitality management at EAHM.

  • Learning & Development Intern, Burj Al Arab, Dubai
  • Culinary Intern, Atlantis
  • Human Resources Intern, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
  • Guest Service Executive Intern, Madinat Jumeirah
  • Food & Beverage Intern, Jumeirah Al Naseem
  • Front Office Intern, Marriott International

And the list goes on.

EAHM helps you work with the best hospitality employers to ensure you have a great head start on your career.


The Course Structure


The course is divided into 9 terms with Term 4 as the 6 months internship.

Terms 1 and 1 cover basics of hospitality like Introduction to Hospitality Management, Hospitality Accounting, Professional Food Preparation, Food and Beverage Service, Front Office Operations and Management and so on.

Term 3 covers some of the specialised topics like Management Accounting, Cultural Diversity, Principle of Economics and a Foreign language of your choice is introduced.

Term 4 is a paid internship

Terms 5 and 6 covers some of the more advanced topics like Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Business Ethics and other electives along with routine hospitality courses like Revenue Management, Organisational Behaviour and so on.

Terms 7 and 8 focus on Project, Accounting and Management subjects along with foreign language.

Term 9 is all about dissertation and consultancy project.


About Emirates Academy Dubai


The EAHM setting is a prime location in Dubai, across the road from the iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeriah Hotel, minutes from the beautiful Sunset Beach, and a short walk to Madinat Jumeriah.

This area also includes a mesmerizing complex of hotels, restaurants, and shops.


Eligibility Criteria and intakes

To be eligible for the BBA degree at Emirates Academy, you must have:

  • Successfully completed high school programme with submission of transcripts in English.
  • English language proficiency of IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL iBT 71 or equivalent. If you don’t have the required language level, you can improve your language and study skills with our English Foreign Language Programme.
  • Recommended minimum age of 18 years.

There is a September Intake and a January/February intake (2 intakes). The last date of application for the January/February intake is 1st November and 1st August is the last date of application for the September intake.

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