Mission Statement

Our mantra is simple but integral to every aspect of what we do. The Institute of Hospitality exists to promote the highest professional standards of management and education in the international hospitality, leisure and tourism industries.


  • For every manager in the industry to be a member of the Institute of Hospitality
  • To win greater recognition for managers throughout the hospitality, leisure and tourism industries; to represent their views and lobby on their behalf
  • To help members develop and maintain their knowledge, skills and ability
  • To provide an interface between education and industry
  • To set recognised educational standards and assist in the mobility and recruitment of labour
  • To enhance members' career prospects