International Hotel School of Mount Lavinia Hotel, the oldest private school in Sri Lanka

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The International Hotel School of Mount Lavinia Hotel is the oldest private school in Sri Lanka and has a history of 28 years. It is the only hotel school which is linked to a premier hotel in Sri Lanka, Mount Lavinia Hotel. 

The International Hotel School provides the pathway for students who want to pursue their careers locally and globally. It offers a variety of choices for students from craft courses, foundation courses to diploma courses. Students receive their theoretical knowledge at the IHS and their practical training is carried out at the Mount Lavinia Hotel.

Its craft courses consist of International Cookery and Pastry Bakery. Those who have passed their Ordinary Level examinations can be enrolled to follow these courses. The course consists of four months of theory and two months of practical training.

The Foundation course in Hotel Operations is six months of theory and six months of practical training. Once they get through the foundation course they are eligible to enrol in the Diploma Level.

The two years Diploma in Hotel Operations is a stepping stone to your career in the hospitality industry. They receive 1,700 hours of theory and 1,500 hours of practical knowledge at the world renowned Mount Lavinia Hotel.  

The International Hotel School of Mount Lavinia is registered with Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission under the registration number PO1/0078. 

To inquire about the courses, tel. +94 11 2761 451 or email –