MIHCA’s New Faces

MIHCA is happy to welcome Joyce Navoa and Jacqueline Timola.
Joyce Navoa is the new Administration Assistant. Her friendly smile greets prospective students of the Manila campus. Joyce’s congeniality comes naturally as she graduated cum laude with a degree in BS Tourism from the University of Santo Tomas. Joyce reports to Student Affairs and Administration Manager, Abigail Ann Canaria.
Jaqueline Timola is the new Marketing Officer. Previously, Jacque worked as a Photojournalist at NPPA Images for Yahoo! Philippines. She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. Jacque reports directly to MIHCA’s Institute Director Reny Gacia.
MIHCA is simply the employer-of-choice by fresh graduates, as well as competent professionals. For more information about MIHCA’s courses and career opportunitites, please call +632-887.5329 or write to or


The Magsaysay Center for Hospitality and Culinary Arts (MIHCA) and Paragon Testing Enterprises, Canada’s leading English language testing provider, signed a partnership agreement to facilitate the Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program (CELPIP). MIHCA is the first CELPIP Test Center in the Philippines and the first general test sitting will take place on April 6, 2018.

The CELPIP Test is Canada’s leading English language test and is accepted as proof of English language proficiency for citizenship and permanent residency. CELPIP Test is accepted by the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), Real Estate Council of British Columbia (RECBC), and Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC). 

A member of Magsaysay People Resources Corporation, MIHCA is now at the forefront of producing job-ready professionals in the fields of hospitality, tourism and culinary arts in the ASEAN region. MIHCA has four campuses in the Philippines—Mandaluyong, Manila, Makati, and Cebu—and a campus in Jakarta, Indonesia. MIHCA provides training and testing solutions to prepare students for their deployment into the world’s largest cruise lines, five star hotels, resorts and tourism operations.​