To provide the requisite knowledge and skills in the field of hospitality and tourism in order to produce professionals of industry’s global standards in service, operations, management, research and technology, founded on firm academic leadership, moral integrity and professional ethics.


To exert a positive transformational change in the hospitality and tourism education, as well as in industry practice, standards and growth, in order to achieve world class excellence in service while at the same time instilling an entrepreneurial spirit.


STH fosters the following values: excellence in service, honesty and integrity, commitment, team work and unity, creativity and innovation, and personal responsibility.


  • Excellence in teaching and in producing professionally competent and outstanding graduates in the hospitality and tourism industry
  • A dynamic information base for the hospitality and tourism industry and academia through research and development
  • A community of students from different backgrounds who have the potential to benefit from hospitality and tourism education in order to later impact their communities and uplift their living standards
  • A strong and visible school brand, with local and international industry partners
  • A culture that supports highly skilled and motivated faculty and students who exert a strong and positive influence in academia and industry

Contact Details

Madaraka Estate
Ole Sangale Road, PO Box 59857,
00200 City Square
Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 0703-034000, 0703-034200