A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed between the renowned luxury resort in the Maldives, Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi, and the Maldives National University’s Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Studies (MNU-FHTS). With the help of this cooperative agreement, students interested in jobs in the hotel and tourist sector can forge strong collaborations in the areas of education and work-based learning possibilities.
The signing event, which took place on August 17 at the Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi, marked an important turning point in the growth of the nation’s hospitality industry. The Maldives National University’s Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Studies and Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi, both represented by [name and designation], signed the MOU.
Through work placement programs, this collaboration between Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi and MNU-FHTS hopes to improve students’ experiences with practical learning. Students will benefit greatly from the collaboration’s possibilities to put their classroom learning into practice and get firsthand experience to the business world.
Qualified MNU-FHTS students will get the opportunity to do internships and work placements across various departments at the Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi, which is famous for its dedication to delivering excellent guest experiences and its attention to environmental sustainability. The hospitality industry will be represented by these placements in fields including front office operations, food and beverage service, housekeeping, culinary arts, spa and wellness, and other pertinent areas.
Through this collaboration, MNU-FHTS students will have the opportunity to learn from specialists in the field, pick up useful skills, and get a deeper comprehension of the management and operations of a luxury resort. The new viewpoints, enthusiasm, and knowledge that the students bring to the workplace will help Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi.
Both parties are dedicated to making sure that this partnership succeeds by offering constant assistance and direction to the students during their internships. To make sure the program is successful, Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi will actively monitor the development of the students and keep in touch with MNU-FHTS frequently.
The Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi and the Maldives National University’s Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Studies have signed this MOU to demonstrate their strong commitment to raising educational standards and fostering professional growth in the Maldives’ hospitality and tourism sector. This collaboration will support the industry’s overall expansion and equip students for fulfilling jobs in this fast-paced industry.