AIM Hotel & Tourism Management Academy is a leading hospitality management school located in the heart of Paris, France. Founded in 1992, AIM is a part of the prestigious educational group AD Education, which has a presence in 10 countries across the world.
AIM offers a range of undergraduate and graduate programs in hospitality management, culinary arts, luxury brand management, and event management. The programs are taught in English and are designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the industry, its trends, and its challenges.
The academy’s faculty comprises experienced professionals from the hospitality industry and academia, who bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the classroom. In addition to academic coursework, students have access to numerous opportunities for practical training, internships, and real-world experiences. AIM has partnerships with leading hotels and hospitality companies, enabling students to gain valuable insights and hands-on experience in the industry.
AIM is committed to providing a dynamic and supportive learning environment, with small class sizes and personalized attention from faculty and staff. The academy is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, including a demonstration kitchen, a wine cellar, and a student-run restaurant, which provide students with a hands-on learning experience.
AIM’s location in Paris provides students with a unique cultural and professional experience. Paris is a global center for the hospitality industry, and students have access to a wealth of opportunities for networking, internships, and job placements. The city’s rich cultural heritage, world-renowned cuisine, and thriving tourism industry make it an ideal location for hospitality management education.
AIM Hotel & Tourism Management Academy is a premier institution for hospitality management education, offering high-quality academic programs, experienced faculty, practical training opportunities, and a vibrant learning environment in one of the world’s most exciting cities.
Ideally located between the CIUP (Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris), the capital’s only campus, and the Parc Montsouris in Paris, AIM has been ranked among the best graduate schools in hotel management for many years and trains future managers of major hotels and palaces by offering them Bachelor (Bac +3), Master of Arts (Bac +4) and MBA (Bac +5) programs in hotel management and catering.
Our establishment, with its resolutely modern architecture, allows us to welcome students in the best conditions and offer them a suitable study environment. Upon their integration into AIM, students are given an access card annual at the CIUP library, at the Languages Campus and at the many sports and extra-curricular activities offered by the Cité Internationale.
The CIUP university canteen and cafeteria are also accessible to them at the student rate.
Through its courses taught in English and its international character, AIM attracts students from all over the world and can claim to welcome each year a multiculturality which not only contributes to its wealth and reputation, but also allows students to discover the importance of values such as solidarity, sharing, exchange, teamwork, values which will then be useful to them throughout their life.
AIM trains future Hotel and Tourism Managers and has been one of the best schools in the SMBG-Eduniversal ranking for 10 years.
Our academic approach to the professional world allows AIM students to receive job offers at the end of their studies or for some, during internships carried out during their school career.
Life at AIM
A privileged environment for a Parisian school: close to transport (RER, tramway, bus, etc.) and the Montsouris park, students fully benefit from the advantages of the Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris (5 minutes on foot).
Exceptional support from teachers holding diplomas from the most prestigious schools, enriched by solid professional experience in the hotel and tourism industry.
Highly qualifying training courses in hotel management
-Bachelor of Science
RNCP level II title (Bac +3)
Our Bachelor of Science Management in Hospitality and Tourism offers, upon graduation, professional training over three years, opening up access to positions of responsibility in the largest hotel establishments, from the end of the training.
-Bachelor of Arts 1 year
You already have a Bac +2 diploma, you can follow the Bachelor of Arts (Bac +3) program in one year, then continue in the 2nd year of an MBA if desired. This short but intense training will allow you to complete your education with a diploma guaranteeing your knowledge in management in the hotel and tourism sector.
-Master of Arts 1 year DEGREE 4
Do you have a Bac +3 or a BTS in Hotel and Catering followed by at least 2 years of professional experience and attracted to restaurant management?
The Master of Arts, developed in collaboration with the prestigious Ritz-Escoffier institution, offers you a 1-year program of excellence, in French or bilingual English.
recertification in progress
Recognized as one of the best training courses in MBA, our demanding and rigorous program will allow you to claim positions of responsibility in hotel management upon leaving AIM.
AIM offers professional certification training (Financial Management, VAE, etc.) for management positions in major international hotels. These programs are tailored to the needs of candidates wishing to specialize or retrain in hotel management.
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One review on “AIM Hotel & Tourism Management Academy”
Looking back, it is clear that AIM was the perfect choice to prepare me for a career in Hospitality & Tourism Management. If you are looking at these reviews, chances are you are searching for the right school for your future studies among the many options from around the world! I would thus like to share with you why I would choose AIM all over again if I was given the chance to go back in time.
To start with, it goes without saying that the school has an ideal setting – at the heart of lively Paris while being located in a peaceful area close to the beautiful Montsouris Park and the Cité Universitaire Internationale (which includes a library and a cafeteria, but there are also bakeries and supermarkets nearby).
Most importantly, the school offers an intensive program in all areas of hospitality management, giving you both the in-depth knowledge and the global vision you need in order to be a successful manager. Throughout my MBA program, I completed courses in Sales & Marketing, Front Office Management, Human Resources Management, Managerial Accounting, Restaurant Project Development, Risk Management, Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship, and Spa Management — to quote just a few. Joining AIM, you can also expect to improve your public speaking skills as you will deliver oral presentations almost every week. Besides, all the classes/books are in English, which is obviously a huge plus for your future career. Depending on your level, the school may offer English classes as well, and you will have the opportunity to make friends from around the world!
Professors at AIM are professionals with great knowledge and insights gained through their extensive experience in the field of hospitality management. This means they can provide you with real-life examples that truly prepare you for the field. It is really inspiring to hear about their career stories. They are passionate about hospitality and dedicated towards their students. If you have any questions, they are always ready to answer them. In fact, a MAJOR ASSET of AIM is its human size, which allows for more interaction between students and professors, and a more personalized style of education. This means that you will not be left alone if you have any difficulties in class. Both professors and the administration make themselves available, including Mr. Dogramaci (the Director) who is always happy to welcome you in his office.
Among the other benefits the school offers are its partnerships with the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) that delivers certifications recognized worldwide, as well as the culinary schools of Alain Ducasse and Ritz Escoffier Paris. Throughout your studies, AIM offers you the opportunity to follow a one-week workshop with one of these schools. I thoroughly enjoyed it, along with my fellow classmates — fun memories!
All in all, coming to AIM, you clearly need passion and dedication as you will have to work hard — but it will pay off! Indeed, I have stretched myself and learnt so much throughout my MBA and internship experiences. I am truly grateful to the school for their support and the doors it opened for my career.
I hope this insight was useful to you and wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors!
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