The main emphasis of studies is on practical aspects (real-life examples of existing institutions). Classes are held by professional practitioners, specialists of restaurant consulting, hotel business. Workshops and trainings are held by teachers from high educational institutions from other countries, as well as by well-known restaurateurs and hoteliers of Odessa. Practical training of students takes place at the leading enterprises of hotel and restaurant industry, health complexes and recreation centers of Odessa and region: hotel “Mozart”, hotel “Central”, recreation center “Odesatourist”, hotel complex “Arcadia”, restaurant “Zucchini”, restaurant “Oleksandrivsky”, etc.

Practical training is organized at the leading establishments of hotel and restaurant business, recreation complexes and recreation centers of Odessa, in Transcarpathia. The main advantage for “Hotel and restaurant business” course students in ONAFT is an opportunity to participate since their first year of study in international internships outside Ukraine: in restaurants and hotels of USA (within the international program «Work and Travel»), France (under the contract with the company FEFU), Greece (from the company Muzenidis Travel), Turkey (from company Tez-Tour and Anex Tour, including in “Lujo Bodrum” luxury hotel), Germany (under the contract with the company MitOst) and Europe (in agreement with AGL Travel and L-Tour). Each year about 100 students participate in international internships.

More information about international internship programs and conditions on


Tez Tour (Туреччина)
Tez Tour (Turkey)


Mouzenidis Travel (Греція)
Mouzenidis Travel (Greece)


Ghirardelli (США)
Ghirardelli (USA)


Ecole Hoteliere (Франція)
Ecole Hoteliere (France)