The Joji Ilagan International Schools owns and manages 5 international schools highly specializing in Hospitality, Tourism, Culinary and Entrepreneurship situated in the beautiful cities of Davao and General Santos, Philippines. Our schools boast of its strong industry linkages with relevant partners that are amongst the most prestigious in the industry.
Upon graduation, students of the Joji Ilagan International Schools receive multiple international certificates and diplomas from our international education partners.
Joji Ilagan College of Business and Tourism
Founded in 1982, the Joji Ilagan College of Business and Tourism (JIBCBT) is the first of the Joji Ilagan International Schools. Being the pioneer of hospitality and tourism education in Davao City, foundational theories and skills are integrated with management and personality development courses to prepare students to become dynamic hospitality and tourism leaders in the future.
Institute of International Culinary and Hospitality Entrepreneurship (ICHEF)
The Institute of International Culinary and Hospitality Entrepreneurship (ICHEF) is one of the biggest and most modern culinary and hospitality schools in the Philippines. ICHEF is the first in Davao City and Mindanao to be accredited by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to offer a Bachelor of Science in Culinary Management (4 years). Seasoned Culinary Chefs work with our students hand on hand and with our state of the art kitchen facilities, together with our International Education Partners, Workskills International (Australia) and the American Hospitality Academy (USA), students graduate with multiple International Certifications proving the advantage of an ICHEF education.
The International Management School (IMS)
The International Management School is the leading school for developing global entrepreneurs. With state of the art facilities, the school is carefully designed to build students’ entrepreneurial mindsets in an environment that encourages critical thinking, creativity and innovation. Students are primed to become creative entrepreneurs and empowered thinkers through a combination of core management courses and advanced insights into entrepreneurship.
Joji Ilagan International School of Hotel and Tourism Management
The Joji Ilagan International School of Hotel and Tourism Management is the premier educational institution in hospitality, tourism, culinary and entrepreneurship in the highly urbanized city of General Santos. JIB ISHTM offers globally accepted, market-driven and relevant educational programs and training systems aimed at ensuring professional success. With state of the art hospitality, tourism and culinary facilities that complement the school’s industry validated curriculum and teaching philosophy, students are prepared to become hospitality and tourism leaders and entrepreneurs.
Stockbridge American International School
Stockbridge American International School (SAIS) is the first and only American International School in Davao City and Mindanao offering DepEd (Department of Education) recognized curriculum and following American state standards. Stockbridge is the only one of two schools in the Philippines to be a member of the International Early Years Curriculum (IEYC, London, UK) and the Nacel International School Systems (NISS, Minnesota, USA). At Stockbridge International School, children develop not only academic skills but gain positive attitude towards learning. The Stockbridge program ensures wholistic development: learning is inquiry based and complemented with a structured active play program wherein children develop self confidence and self esteem.
Career Institute of Southeast Asia (CAISA)
The Career Institute of Southeast Asia offers a two-year Diploma Program in Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary. Classes are only every Sunday and are designed to equip students with knowledge and specialized skills needed to be successful hospitality, tourism, and culinary professionals.