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About TTHTI

“Welcome to TTHTI! Our Institute is the home of a range of hospitality programmes and boasts the only Bachelor’s degree in Culinary Management in the Caribbean.

The Trinidad and Tobago Hospitality and Tourism Institute is an accredited training organization based in Chaguaramas, Trinidad. It was established in 1996 and is one of the largest hospitality training centres in the Caribbean. The school offers degrees and certificate programmes for local, regional and international students.

Our curriculum ensures students graduate with a strong business foundation and a real understanding of industry complexities and demands.  We have helped many to launch successful careers in the exciting global industries of hospitality and tourism. Learn more about our Institute, its services and it programmes to get your career going today.

Mission & Vision

Mission Statement

To develop for the Hospitality and Tourism Industry, human resources capable of delivering quality products and services at international standards of excellence.

Vision Statement

We are a world class hospitality and tourism education and training institution producing outstanding graduates for the global market place.

 

Faculty

TTHTI boasts a cadre of trained professionals who are on the cutting edge of trends within the industry. Undoubtedly, our faculty is the biggest asset of the Institute.

All our faculty members possess a sound academic background and extensive practical experience in the industry. Living up to the Institute’s mission, their lessons combine theoretical education with practical training, preparing the students to successfully deliver “quality at international standards of excellence”.

To contact any of our faculty or members of staff, please refer to our campus directory.

Affiliations

Our Institute has established a number of Articulation Agreements between the Trinidad & Tobago Hospitality and Tourism Institute and selected educational establishments. These are designed to facilitate the efficient and smooth incorporation of TTHTI graduates into these Institutions of higher learning. For more information please contact our administration office.

  • Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

    BMIHMS will award a block credit of eight (8) units into the Bachelor of Business (International Hotel and Resort Management) (IHRM) or the Bachelor of Business (International Event Management) (IEM) programs to students who have graduated from the following programs at Trinidad and Tobago Hospitality and Tourism Institute

    • Culinary Management Associate Degree
    • Food and Beverage Management Associate Degree
    • Hospitality Management Associate Degree
    • Tourism Management Associate Degree

    Upon successful completion of two terms of study (8 units) plus one 6-month internship students would be eligible for the relevant Associate Degree from BMIHMS. Upon successful completion of four terms of study (16 units) plus two 6-month internships students would be eligible for the relevant Bachelor Degree from BMIHMS.

  • University of the West Indies

    Requirements for Credit Transfer
    Associate Degree
    G.P.A. 3.0 or higher
    Eligible to transfer to Level 2 of the UWI three year degree programme

    Articulation signed November 29th 2000

  • Johnson & Wales University

    Requirements for Credit Transfer
    Associate Degree
    Minimum - Grade C

    Articulation signed November 2000, and May 2001

  • Mount Saint Vincent University

    Students who have completed the Associate Degree in Tourism Management or the Associate Degree in Hospitality Management or the Associate Degree in Food and Beverage Management may be eligible for admission to the Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management degree at MSVU. Students must meet the requirements for admission for transfer students described in the MSVU calendar

    Graduates of the Associate Degree in Tourism Management or the Associate Degree in Hospitality Management or the Associate Degree in Food and Beverage Management who are admitted to MSVU will be granted a maximum of 50% of degree requirements as transfer credit toward the Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management Degree at MSVU.

    Articulation signed July 3rd 2001

  • Kendall College

    TTHTI undergraduate students will fulfill requirements for the A.A.S. at TTHTI. TTHTI students will apply for admission and enroll at Kendall College for the last two years or until the requirements of each study of programme have been completed. The completion of each programme at Kendall is inclusive of an internship.

    TTHTI A.A.S. graduates will be offered a 10% tuition reduction.