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Professional Development Meetings (PDM)


Introducing 2017 PDD (7th and 8th February)

As every year, EUHT StPOL, organizes and celebrates the PDD (Professional Development Days), a special event where the corporate recruiting responsible from the most important hotel and restaurant companies come to the school in order to interview the students that are finishing their studies on the current year. The aim of these interviews is to obtain a job through a previous internship period of time.

So, the JPD mission is to offer a close relation with the leader national and international hotel/tourism/restaurant chains.

The JPD last two days, in the current course year 2016-17, it will happen on 7th and 8th February 2017. During the mornings the participating companies will do a presentation about their companies, their culture job and philosophy. And, in the afternoons are done the interviews with the students. The average is about 3 interviews per student. This is an exclusive service available for EUHT StPOL last year student and also for EUHT StPOL alumni.

Currently, the school is organizing this event, now it is time for the students to prepare and send their CV’s to the different recruiters. So, from this moment, there are working on their professional future.

If you are a EUHT StPOL alumni get in touch with us if you also wish to participate in this event. You can write us at: , writing “PDD17” as the e-mail subject.

EUHT StPOL is the leading hotel-school in the sector since 1966, it keeps a close relationship with the leading hotel and tourism companies, these are the companies that participate in this event in a rotated way, that way all the companies have the opportunity to visit and recruit in EUHT StPOL. The 100% of the participants’ students get an internship program and the 94% of the participating students get a personal professional business plan after having finished their internship.

100% of the students attending achieve a placement contract and 94% manage to gain a career plan after completing their practical.

Companies participating in 2017 edition

Schedules  PDD- 7th and 8th of February 2017

In the mornings will take place the companies presentations. In the afternoon the companies will interview the candidates.

Tuesday 7th February de 2017
  • 09:15-09:45 Registration.
  • 09:45-10:00 Presentation and operating mode.
  • 10:00-10:30 First presentation: H10 HOTELS
  • 10:30-11:00 Second presentation: CATALONIA HOTELS & RESORTS
  • 11:00-11:30 Coffee break.
  • 11:30-12:00 Third presentation: BARCELÓ HOTELS & RESORTS
  • 12:00-12:30 Fourth presentation: NH HOTEL GROUP
  • 12:30-13:00 Fifth presentation: RIU HOTELS & RESORTS
  • 13:00-13:30 Break.
  • 13:30-15:00 Lunch.
  • 15:00-20:00 Interviews.

Wednesday 8th February 2017
  • 09:00-09:15 Registration.
  • 09:15-09:30 Presentation and operating mode.
  • 09:30-10:00 First presentation: MELIÁ HOTELS INTERNATIONAL
  • 10:00-10:50 Second presentation: MARRIOTT
  • 10:50-11:20 Coffee break.
  • 11:20-11:50 Third presentation: ACCOR
  • 11:50-12:20 Fourth presentation: MANDARIN ORIENTAL HOTEL GROUP
  • 12:20-12:50 Fifth presentation: IBEROSTAR HOTELS & RESORTS
  • 12:50-13:30 Break.
  • 13:30-15:00 Lunch.
  • 15:00-20:00 Interviews.

Vídeo 2017 Professional Development Days