Top 3 reasons to study here

  • A dozen national and international partnerships with renowned hotel establishments including Relais & Chateaux, Fairmont, Sofitel, Starwood, Sandals and others.
  • The ITHQ Signature diploma, recognized by hospitality and food service industry leaders due to the expertise and experience of our graduates.
  • The only Canadian member school of Hotel Schools of Distinction, a prestigious network of the world's best hotel schools and industry leaders.

About

History

The Institut de tourisme et dhtellerie du Qubec (ITHQ) was founded in 1968 by the Government of Quebec. With more than 15,000 graduates, it has been the leading Canadian centre for specialized tourism, hospitality, food service and sommelier training for nearly 50 years.

Education

Over 20 specialized and enriched study programs developed to industry standards, more than half of which are in a work-study format to provide as much practical experience as possible.

Research

The ITHQ includes a gastronomy research centre with a food chemistry laboratory.

Career

Internationally recognized for program excellence and the professionalism and expertise of its 15,000 graduates, the ITHQ, like other major international educational institutions, teaches students advanced skills that can be used anywhere in the world.

Short Courses

Business & Management (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)

Services

Housing services

While the ITHQ doesnt offer accommodation on campus, there are plenty of housing options nearby. Compared to most other cities, rent is very affordable in Montreal.

Library services

TheInstitut de tourisme et d'htellerie du Qubec offers a specialized multimedia library.

ICT services

The Institut de tourisme et d'htellerie du Qubec provides 6 computer and language laboratories.

Medical services

As an international student, you must be covered by health and hospital insurance for the duration of your studies. This insurance must provide coverage in Quebec and any other country where you may do an internship. If you do not have sufficient insurance, you will need to join the ITHQ group insurance plan for international students.

Student Life

Campus life

The ITHQ is located in the heart of Montral, a stones throw from the Quartier des Spectacles, between Quartier Latin and Plateau Mont-Royal.

Our campus has a teaching hotel and 2 teaching restaurants, 16 kitchens and workshops with the best available equipment, a specialized library, 6 computer and language labs, and a gastronomy research centre with a food chemistry lab, a skills development centre, and much more!

Accreditation

The ITHQ becomes the first Qubec establishment to be accredited by Londons Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) to offer WSETs exclusive intermediate training program and its associated diploma.

Other Degrees

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