Accreditation & Licensing
IU International University of Applied Sciences
IU is the largest university in Germany with over 100,000 students from 176 countries attending degree programmes on campus or online. IU runs a large career focused portfolio of higher education programmes (Bachelors, Masters, MBAs, Certificates) under a high-quality accreditation framework while providing students with flexible study formats and time models at affordable prices, thus ensuring that everybody can access education to grow.
Bachelor of Arts Hospitality Management and Bachelor of Arts Aviation Management are the first two study programmes which will be available in our Brasov campus as of September 2023 as part of an academic partnership between IU and AHA.
Manchester Metropolitan University
Dating back to 1824, Manchester Metropolitan University is one of the largest in the UK. We have over 36,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students, including a diverse community of 3,000 international students from 120 countries.
BA (Hons) International Hotel Business Management is offered at our campus in Brasov, Romania, as part of an academic partnership between the American Hotel Academy and Manchester Metropolitan University.
Ministry of Labor and Social Protection
American Hotel Academy is licensed by the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection, to deliver educational programs and to award the following certifications:
- Hotel Director Diploma
- Certificate of Entrepreneurship Competences
Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH)
AHA is a licensed CTH Teaching Center approved to deliver the following qualifications:
– Level 4 Diploma in Hospitality Management
– Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Management
– Level 6 Professional Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management
– Level 7 Executive Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management
CTH is the UK’s leading specialist professional awarding body for qualifications in the growing hospitality and tourism sector.
The validation process with Manchester Metropolitan University
- Program’s name: Bachelor of Arts ( HONS ) – International Hotel Business Management
- Status: Re-validated on March 2018
- Next periodic review: Spring 2024
As a Collaborative Partner, in order to deliver this program in its campus, American Hotel Academy began in 2010 an extensive validation program. This is a continuous process that takes place as long as American Hotel Academy is an active partner and is intended to ensure a high standard of academic quality in the school. These standards are periodically evaluated based on overall levels pre-set for higher education institutions in United Kingdom.