The Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School in Suzhou is a Joint Venture with Suzhou Tourism and Finance Institute offering a two-year Associate Degree of Business (International Hotel & Resort Management) in China, the pathway to a Bachelor's Degree in Australia.
City and Location
Suzhou is a well-known tourist city famous for its culture, as well as an economic development area, with its 2500 year long history. Bordering on Shanghai in the east, Zhejiang Province in the south, Lake Taihu in the west and the Yangtze River in the north, Suzhou enjoys a mild and temperate climate. Suzhou is only 25 minutes by train from cosmopolitan Shanghai.
There is an old Chinese saying that translates as "Paradise in Heaven, Suzhou and Hangzhou on Earth." This is because of the long history the city has left behind along with its fascinating legends, its elegant classical gardens, traditional bridges hanging overflowing rivers, the beautiful lakes with its green hills, the many attractive scenic spots, historical sites, and the exquisite arts and crafts.
Besides its classic gardens, Suzhou is also famous for Kunqu Opera and Pingtan (ballad-singing in Suzhou dialect). To name some of the specialities found in Suzhou, you can find silk, handicrafts such as embroidery, fans, traditional Chinese musical instruments, lanterns, furniture, jade carvings, silk tapestry, traditional paintings, wood-block prints, etc, not to mention the big-gate crabs from Yangcheng Lake.
Suzhou is an ideal destination for living and studying. The campus is located in International Education Park South, Wuzhong District, Suzhou, 30 minutes away from the bustling city centre and an ideal place for students to study and live.