Chandra awarded for international excellence in tourism education

Chandra awarded for international excellence in tourism education

Update: 2:14PM THE International Centre of Excellence (THE-ICE) in tourism and hospitality education award was given to vice-chancellor of the University of the South Pacific Professor Rajesh Chandra this week.

The award is a recognition of Mr Chandra’s outstanding contribution to tourism and hospitality education, training, and research at the university.

“THE-ICE has shown acknowledgement to Professor Chandra for his contribution in setting up the School of Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM) at USP and Pacific Technical and Further Education to contribute towards tourism and hospitality training,” Pacific TAFE executive director Hasmukh Lal said.

While receiving the award, Mr Chandra said he had a very strong focus on quality and was pleased that the International Centre of Excellence had helped them through the accreditation process to improve the quality of their programs.