(July 07, 2018) Third year in a row Azmont Investments has given 5 full-funded scholarships in total amount of EUR 36.000, which is covering 100% of tuition fee during studies of three years at the program International Hospitality and Management at Faculty of Culture and Tourism at University of Donja Gorica - Bachelor diploma.
This year’s scholars are: Teodora Tonić (Herceg Novi), Đulija Perišić (Herceg Novi), Nikola Milatović (Podgorica), Vladimir Vlaović (Podgorica), Andrija Marić (Podgorica).
International Hospitality and Management studies are implemented through the license of French School Vatel which was recognized as the highest-quality school in the field of international hospitality and management in the year 2016.
“In this way, Azmont Investments aims to encourage professionalization and education of human resources in Montenegro, as we deeply believe that only by strengthening the capacities of the local community a permanent and consistent development of the country can be achieved”, said the Marketing and Communications Manager in Azmont Investments, Adrijana Husić.
During the last two years, close to 100 students were trained for professional work in tourism management at the international level, while some of them are already included in the international practice. Next academic year we are welcoming the first graduates of this unique academic program in Montenegro.
Students from Montenegro, graduates of the program International Hospitality and Management, will fill in just some of the first positions at different levels within Portonovi Resort that is set to be opened next year. Portonovi Resort Management Company, which is in charge for the Resort management, is already in the process of training and employment of local operational and managerial human resources.
‘’Retail and hospitality business will be completely functional already in March 2019, where the positions in these areas will be filling in rapidly. We are using this opportunity to encourage students from Boka Bay, and from other cities in Montenegro, to apply for the program in the next year’’, concluded Husic.
About the Program:
Establishment of the International Hospitality and Management of the Faculty of Culture and Tourism of the University of Donja Gorica will be beneficial to the whole tourism industry and thus Azmont Investments invite other companies to join the long term investment in education and support development of human resources. Additionally, this prestigious program seeks to assist educational and hospitality development in Montenegro by preparing the next generation to build their own future in the international tourism and hospitality industry. Throughout studies, students will learn how to apply their theoretical knowledge in practice. Additionally, apart from gaining practical skills in some of the best hospitality institutions in Montenegro, our students will also have the chance to develop their abilities in USA, Spain, Estonia and Greece where their knowledge will receive highest-level standards. Upon completion of the academic studies, Bachelor and/or Master’s program, scholars will receive national and EU diploma from this International school. In addition, upon completion of studies, scholars are to be offered position within Azmont Investments projects, i.e. Portonovi Resort.
About the Vatel License:
Established partnership between Azmont Investments, UDG and Vatel brings Vatel international training based on the balance between theory and practice to Montenegro. This double degree program, Montenegrin and European will benefit to students who intent to work in the hospitality industry. Vatel and UDG aim to train to the international hospitality standards the future operational and executives managers for the Montenegrin Hospitality and international industry. Upon completion of the academic studies, Bachelor and/or Master’s program, scholars will receive national and EU diploma from this International school.