The preferred choice for education in hospitality management, culinary arts, baking & patisserie, travel & tourism, airline management and health & food safety, we are the leading international hotel school of Pakistan.

Why Choose Us

College of Tourism & Hotel Management - COTHM works very closely with business and industry to ensure programs are relevant to the changing workplace and to the needs of employers. Furthermore, COTHM’s academic programs and credentials are globally recognized.

The preferred choice for education in hospitality management, culinary arts, baking & patisserie, travel & tourism, airline management and health & food safety, we are the leading international hotel school of Pakistan. Since our inception in 2002, our footprint has expanded to all major cities of Pakistan reaching a mark of 13 schools. Since hospitality, travel and tourism industry is a global industry, building a career in any part of the world is the cross- cutting theme of our education system. We unlock the door to the international hospitality, travel and tourism industry for our graduates.

  • LCCI LCCI Achievement Awards 2018
  • Lamp Lamp of Knowledge Award
  • consumer-choice Consumer Choice Award (CCA) 2013
  • consumer-choice Consumer Choice Award (CCA) 2016
  • consumer-choice Consumer Choice Award (CCA) 2017
  • consumer-choice Consumer Choice Award (CCA) 2018
  • best-hotel-school Best Hotel School of Pakistan Award
  • excellence-award The Financial Daily (TFD)
  • highfield International Training Center of Excellence
  • woman-enter Women Entrepreneurship Award
  • womens International Women’s Day Award

T The Only Hotel School of Pakistan Internationally-recognized, affiliated and accredited by top-ranking British, European, Canadian and American awarding bodies for Gold Standard Hospitality, Travel, Tourism and Culinary Arts education, training and qualifications.

H aving 13 fully-equipped schools across Pakistan.

C OTHM is the only institute in Pakistan to offer live Amadeus & Galileo Training to its Students.

T o offer live Global Distribution Systems training to its students in collaboration with IATA.

H aving exclusive international awards and maintaining updated.

M aintaining Approved & Authorized Training Center (ATC) by IATA.

H aving international standard academic and training/learning resource including books, research papers.

G lobally-connected with hotel and culinary schools, colleges and universities of international repute to facilitate students' credit transfers for further education internationally.

M aintaining international standard academic and training/learning resource including books, research papers.

    Choosing a career can be made easy simply by applying three fundamental principles.

  • You must be satisfied that there will be career opportunities at the completion of your education and training.
  • That there will be real prospects for future advancement.

The nature of your career is personally fulfilling and rewarding. Hospitality & Tourism offer all the above in abundance.

I am very happy to have witnessed the tremendous progress achieved by COTHM over the past few years. The future is bound to be even brighter, considering the high quality of management and staff, the continuously upgraded facilities, the caliber and motivation of the students, the variety of internationally-accredited programs of study and the geographical expansion, which now covers the entire country along with expansions in the UAE.

I’m glad that at COTHM, students’ future is in safe and secure hands. The knowledge and training being imparted here is up to date and modern. A bright professional career awaits COTHM’s students both in and out of Pakistan.

Best Wishes,

Antonis Charalambides

Honorary President COTHM Group of Colleges, Pakistan

“Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity” - Aristotle

I warmly welcome you to the College of Tourism & Hotel Management (COTHM) Pakistan & Dubai.

Hospitality, travel & tourism industry is one of adherent growing sector of economy of our time and being aware of its global perspective and largest contribution towards GDP, we have been constantly embarking on imparting a great deal of knowledge, skills, abilities and attitude required for the students to meet and exceed the expectations of the employers. We are seeking to unlock the potential of every individual by providing international qualifications which in turns opening gates to tremendous global career opportunities for them.

In order to meet the rising demand for hospitality education we have expanded our school network to all major cities of Pakistan. We are committed to serve the hospitality, travel, tourism by producing world-class professionals. Education is a lifelong experience. Hospitality, travel, tourism and culinary arts programs at COTHM facilitate that process with progression through flexible entry and exit routes. While the attainment of educational awards is important, personality development is another facet of a student’s education that COTHM provides with responsibility.responsibility.

I hope you will find your time at COTHM to be intellectually stimulating, enriching and immensely rewarding learning experience.

Hospitality Regards,

Ahmad Shafiq

Founder & CEO COTHM Pakistan & Dubai

Our Vision

We are dedicated to work for optimal realization of the potential of our students and becoming the first preference for the students as well as for the employers of the hospitality, travel and tourism industry internationally.

Our Mission

To develop and train professionally-qualified and competent hospitality professionals through a rigorous training process, which equips the students with soft skills, technical knowledge, positive mental attitude and work ethics to serve the hospitality, travel & tourism industry internationally.

Our values are the heart of how we run our business. They guide our actions and serve as the context for all our decisions and contributions. Our core values are:


We believe in striking a balance between traditional and modern standards and practices.


We are always prepared for the unexpected and handle difficult situations through our experience, resourcefulness and alertness.


Playing fair and taking responsibility always lands you in the path of success.


We encourage and develop intellectual curiosity, originality and new possibilities.

  • ANTONIS CHARALAMBIDES Honorary President
  • SAMINA SHAFIQ Director
  • ZAHEER AHMAD Cheif Operating Officer
  • MUHAMMAD JAMIL Registrar
  • MUHAMMAD NADEEM Director Projects
  • BABAR SHEIKH Director International Development
  • ZAFAR RASHEED Head of Travel & Tourism Studies
  • Omer Arshad Director Finance
  • NAVEED LATIF Manager Admissions
  • MISS SABEEN Manager Business Development
  • Marriam Manager Health & Food Safety
  • Raheel Yamin Khan Manager Marketing
  • GHAZANFAR ALI Accounts Officer
  • MUHAMMAD TAHIR Manager Internal Audit
  • TANVEER RIAZ Manager Coordination
  • NEELMA GUL Research Supervisor
  • AAMIR KASHIF Manager Production
  • KAMIL ERFAN KURESHI Manager International Development (GPDP Specialist)