Beaconhouse National University (BNU) and the Hashoo School of Hospitality Management (HSHM), in a momentous collaboration, have joined hands to revolutionize the landscape of hospitality and tourism education in Pakistan.
In the presence of Hashoo Group CEO and Deputy Chairman Murtaza Hashwani, the memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed by Beaconhouse National University Vice Chancellor Dr Moeed Yusuf and Hashoo Group’s Hospitality and Education Division COO Haseeb Gardezi.
This initiative signifies a landmark step towards enriching educational opportunities for aspiring professionals in this dynamic field. Beaconhouse National University, a leading not-for-profit liberal arts institution renowned for its commitment to excellence, is set to integrate Hashoo School’s expertise and experience into its academic framework.
Beaconhouse to introduce 4-year BS program in Hospitality and Tourism
“This partnership is incredibly exciting for HSHM. We are dedicated to swift implementation and making these courses available to the students. The collaboration is designed to blend theoretical knowledge with practical skills, ensuring students are well-prepared for the industry as leaders,” Haseeb Gardezi said after the signing ceremony.
Dr Moeed Yusuf also shared his excitement about the collaboration. “BNU is immensely excited about this partnership because it will offer students more than a degree. We will be combining qualities of critical thinking and responsible citizenry that we inculcate in all our students with professional skills in partnership with one of the global leaders in hospitality management industry,” he said.
Later Murtaza Hashwani, along with Dr Moeed Yusuf and other executives visited various departments of the Beaconhouse National University. A comprehensive four-year Bachelor of Science (BS) program specializing in Hospitality and Tourism will be introduced as part of this collaboration in a dedicated BNU department.
The curriculum, designed by BNU in partnership with HSHM, will closely follow the high standards mirroring the curriculum of their flagship program in collaboration with UK’s Confederation of Hospitality (CTH) and meet all requirements of the Higher Education Commission.
Hashoo School of Hospitality Management (HSHM) is a leading institution in Pakistan’s hospitality and tourism education sector dedicated to producing skilled professionals who shape the future of the industry. The Hashoo School is continuing to expand its presence across major cities in Pakistan.
Hashoo Group, the largest hospitality conglomerate in Pakistan, with its iconic hotels and resorts, including Pearl-Continental Hotels, PC Legacy, and Hotel One, has been at the forefront of the industry for decades.