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    Shaping Your Future in Hospitality
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    Swiss Hotel School in Bahrain
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    Bahrain’s Premier Hospitality Institute


The Dadabai family has a rich legacy in the Kingdom of Bahrain, having started its operations as a leading family Group in the early 1950’s. The Group grew and rose to the challenges of the times, playing a significant role in the transformation of the Kingdom. Over the years, the Group has kept pace with the changes in the region, adapting, innovating and evolving to meet the growing demands of an emerging country on a fast track of economic growth.

The Group draws strength from its in-depth knowledge and understanding of the market and is committed to realize its full potential in the core areas of its operations spanning construction, education, real estate, logistics, car rental, hospitality management and training. The Group is geared to face new challenges, push boundaries and set new standards in quality and value in all aspects of operations, contributing to the progress of the national economy.


To be a center of academic excellence in the gulf region in international hospitality and retail management education. To be a leader in developing and offering quality and cutting-edge programs of study that are recognized by the industry. These programs are designed to equip students with necessary skills to compete in the areas of service industry operations.


  • Being a progressive, innovative and successful educational institution.
  • Providing high quality and relevant courses of study to our students
  • Ensuring that our students become academically and practically competent, efficient and flexible in order to be creative and productive leaders.
  • Seeking to develop individuals who have the ability to become effective members of an operational team.


1. Student Centered, 2. Trust, 3. Believing in teamwork and consistency, 4.Purpose driven, 5.Profitable growth, 6.Innovation

Hospitality and tourism management diploma (htmi)

The hospitality sector in the Kingdom has been developing at a fast pace to meet the growing needs of the tourism industry. Bahrain’s Hospitality & Tourism industry is poised to grow 7.6 per cent this year thus contributing to increased human resource development and training in the hospitality, travel and tourism sector. Bearing this in mind, BIHR has entered into a partnership with HTMi, Sorenberg, Switzerland in providing with International Hotel and Tourism Management course. The motto is simple – to be a leader in developing and offering quality and cutting-edge programs of study that are recognized by the industry. The program is designed to equip students with necessary skills to compete in the areas of service industry operations. By partnering with HTMi Sorenberg, BIHR has created a niche for itself in the Hospitality sector. Students can now undertake the HTMi course program here in Bahrain. Our curriculum meets the requirements of five star hotel companies worldwide.

BIHR in collaboration with Awarding bodies like American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI), Australian Retailers Association (ARA), London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Institute of Commercial Management (ICM), City and Guilds London Institute deliver programs in Hospitality management, Accounting, Retail, tourism, finance, Marketing.

At the Corporate Training division of BIHR we understand the current business scenario, where the cliental needs have become more complex and specialized, widening the gap between HR needs and work force capabilities, and thus accentuating the ability of training and development consulting organizations to fill this gap. They helps the business organizations to develop and retain the human capital to enhance the overall business performance.

Our trainings guarantee Flawless Execution, Instant Impact and Total Engagement. Events have been carefully selected to suit the multi-cultural nature of the Middle East and all can be tailored to individual company’s conference or meeting objectives. BIHR have conducted highly successful motivational seminars and trainings by inviting world top most Authors and motivational Gurus. The training and development expertise gained by the our consultants over a period of time and their exposure to and relationships with numerous organizations dealing in different sectors equipped them to be aware of industry best practices in offering effective solution for the business problems. The innovative training solution builds customized employee training development programs with international affiliations that increase productivity and retention, improve employee relations and decrease turnover.

Dedicated faculty members of strong academic background and areas of specialization are the pillars of the program. Professional hospitality certifications, robust market exposure and industrial experience make up our diverse faculty.

Our team of excellent academic minds is ever dynamic with continual in-house training, international conferences, technical training and active participation to professional organizations. A line of professional activities conducted for SCY 2014-15 excels them at their respective disciplines.



Two day hospitality workshop

Bahrain Institute of Hospitality and Retail (BIHR), in association with The Emirates Academy of Hospitality

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  • August 25th & 26th, 2015

Workshop in Service Skills in Hospitality

n view of promoting the growth of tourism and hospitality in the Kingdom of Bahrain

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  • June 09 & 10, 2015

Seminar by Les Hewitt

Greater levels of performance and achievement ae attainable by anyone. Yet most people have never learnt

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  • May 19, 2015

BIHR’s Achievements


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