World Bank to fund Mzuzu University ‘teaching hotel’

Mzuzu University (Mzuni) plans to have its own modern hotel which will be used for its hospitality students as a teaching and research hotel to be financed by the World Bank, according to Mzuni vice chancellor Dr. Robert Ridley.

Ridley said the plan to have the teaching hotel so that Mzuni o students in the Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, study not only theory from books but also apply concepts in the real world.

Malawi Institute of Tourism training chool

Real-world environment: Malawi Institute of Tourism training chool

Mzuni vice chancellor said it is the college’s hope that the teaching hotel “will play a greater role in catapulting the country’s tourism sector to greater heights.”

By studying in a teaching hotel, students are expected learn and apply what they learn in real-life situations.

The Mzuni hotel will provide a fully integrated teaching and learning experience in a “real-world” environment, and also offer better opportunities for faculty members to conduct research in the areas of hospitality and tourism.

Malawi has other institution of hospitality industry learning at Institute of Tourism in Blantyre where there is also an abode.

Mzuni offers studies in tourism and hospitality management at degree level.

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14 thoughts on “World Bank to fund Mzuzu University ‘teaching hotel’”

  1. ATONGA says:

    sounds good and the vice chancellor for UNIMA should find money for a university teaching hospital to be built at college of medicine. cancer centre is not a teaching hospital

  2. Bruno says:

    Dats Gud Vision

  3. Chancellor Collage says:

    it should go to Chancellor College in Zomba because there is a big mountain there.

    1. Fnnie says:

      Ki ki ki ki.

  4. mcp says:

    And u say no to a teaching cancer center at Malawi College of Medicine. Mtumbuka ameneyo!

    1. Fnnie says:

      very stupid quota system product

      1. jaH! says:

        Stupid mtumbuka! U will say NO to anything going center or south, but too happy with anything going North. Mtumbuka ameneyo!

  5. CHIMUKHO says:

    IF YOU TALK OR PREACH THIS GOSPEL OF SECESSION OR FEUDALISM TO THESE THIEVES ; MAFIAS; CROOKS AND CASHGATERS ;ITS LIKE YOU ARE PRESSING A HOT OBJECT INTO THEIR ASSES !! THEY ARE NOT HAPPY AT ALL !!

  6. [email protected] says:

    SR Nicholas limited check for mr Inpabalan and Renuka pls malawians lets act on this if you go to globe all engineers are srilankan where do u think malawians will get jobs .

  7. STANDALONE, INDEPENCE, SECESSION, AND FEDERISM, THERE ARE BRINGING FEVERS TO OTHER PARTIES AND REGIONS, DO NOT WORRY THAT IS DEVELOPMENT FOR MZUZU UNIVTY, BUT REMEMBER FEDERISM WILL TAKE PLACE IN MALAWI NOT NOW BUT AT A LATER STAGE. MALAWI WAS NYASALAND NOW IT IS MALAWI, MALAWI WAS SINGLE PARTY STATE NOW MALAWI HAVE SO MANY PARTIES ETC. IT STARTED LIKE THAT, BUT PLEASE DO NOT USE WEAPONS OR GUNS, GOD WILL SORT OUT HIMSELF.

  8. Mupalesitina says:

    That is a welcome development. Please fasten the process of building the hotel

  9. crispen kandido says:

    that is the way to go

  10. Great says:

    We need such Vice Chancellors with vision

  11. CONGO MAFIA says:

    Uhmmmm!!! That sounds like politics of apaisement. But that is nothing to stop the wind of Federalism.

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