Welcome to NIHOTOUR -
the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism
The flagship training institute for Nigeria's Tourism and Hospitality sector and operators.
Tourism & Hospitality Research Centre in Nigeria
Studying in NIHOTOUR is based on experiential skills acquisition and hands-on learning.
Hospitality & Tourism Sector Skills Council of Nigeria (HTSSCN)
The Council is saddled with the responsibility to reduce demand skills gaps and shortage in the tourism industry by identifying, cataloguing, and providing occupational standard demand skills.
NIHOTOUR is Training Provider
National Skills Qualification (NSQ) Programmes
We offer Hands-on National Professional Qualification programmes in various National Occupational Standards (NOS).
New Benue Campus
NIHOTOUR Opens 9th Campus in Nigeria
A new NIHOTOUR Makurdi campus is set to be launched in Makurdi on Monday November 30, 2020, by the Honourable Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Muhammed.
IATA Leading Training Institute
Welcome to NIHOTOUR
The emergence of Tourism phenomenon as a viable path to socio-economic development led to a fundamental paradigm shift towards service economy worldwide. On realization that Nigeria has all it takes to develop Tourism, given her rich natural and cultural resources, there has been expressed desire and wish to sustain the industry through Institutional capacity building.
September 6, 2022
Intensive Summer Programme on8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
June 18, 2022
NIHOTOUR to Host UN8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
April 29, 2022
Sustainable Gastronomy Day 20228:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Meet our Management team
What Students Say
From the News
NIHOTOUR’s STEP Upskills Youths and Women in Hospitality-Trade Crafts
The Management of Nigeria’s National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism
NIHOTOUR’s STEP Trains 250 Youths and Women in Soap Making Production
NIHOTOUR’s Sustainable Tourism Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) recently trained 250 displaced
PRESS RELEASE: NIHOTOUR to Roll-out Sustainable Tourism Entrepreneurship Programme for Youths and Women Across Nigeria
The management of the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism