Academic Council of the Institute of Hospitality Management is an advisory body of the IHM Rector.

The Academic Council members are prominent representatives of fields of studies instructed at the VŠH in a form of educational and creative activities, representatives of VŠH academic community of academics, students and the company CEO. At minimum one third of the Academic Board members are persons who are not the IHM academic community members.

At its meetings the Academic Board (as a rule twice a year) primarily assesses proposals of study programmes and their modifications. The Board deals with proposals of strategic objectives of education and creative activities of the IHM, its yearly plans and their implementation, reports concerning internal evaluation of quality and amendments of the reports, including amendments themselves, annual reports about the IHM activities in the particular year, proposals for members of the Board of Internal Assessment, requirements concerning accreditation, its extension or prolongation of the accredited study programmes validity, or requirements concerning institutional accreditation, rules of the quality assurance system , creative and related activities and internal assessment of above mentioned qualities. The Board also approves the composition of state final examination boards. It deals with other issues submitted by the Rector, namely those ones concerning the organization of studies and the IHM foreign cooperation. It also deals with issues submitted by its members. 

Name Place of work
Ing. Pavel Attl, Ph.D. IHM - Executive Director, Department of Tourism, Head
doc. Ing. Miroslav Čertík, CSc. IHM - Department of Hospitality Management
JUDr. Vlastimil Dvořák Hotel AMBASSADOR - General Director
doc. Ing. Jan Hán, Ph.D. IHM - Vice-Rector for Research and External Relations
Ing. Pavel Hlinka AHP CONNECTIONS - Consulting, Education, Training
doc. Mgr. Ing. Karel Chadt, CSc. IHM - Vice-Rector for Quality and Development, Department of Marketing, Head
Ing. Antonín Izák I.B.S. hotels restaurants Prague - Board of Directors
doc. Ing. Dagmar Jakubíková, Ph.D. IHM - Department of Marketing
Ing. Jiřina Jenčková, Ph.D. Perfect Hospitality Consulting - CEO
prof. Ing. Jiří Jindra, CSc. IHM - Advisor to the Rector
Ing. Martin Kocourek Swiss Hospitality Management - Managing Director
Ing. Miloš Kopal Nestlé Czech Republic - Business Development Manager
prof. PhDr. Irena Korbelářová, Dr. Vice-dean for Education Issues and Organisation, Faculty of Philosophy and Science, Silesian University in Opava
Ing. Věra Levičková, Ph.D. IHM - Department of Economics and Economy, Head
doc. RNDr. Zdena Lustigová, CSc. IHM - Department of Management
PhDr. Jan Máče, Ph.D. IHM - Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs
Ing. Bc. Michal Motyčka, DiS., Ph.D. Golden Well Hotel Prague - Director of Operations
doc. Ing. Štěpán Müller, CSc. University of Economics in Prague - Department of International Trade
Ing. Karel Nejdl, CSc. Expert Advisor
PhDr. Eva Ottová IHM - Department of Languages, Head
doc. Ing. Monika Palatková, Ph.D. Czech Tourist Authority-CzechTourism - Director
Ing. Lucie Plzáková, Ph.D. IHM – Department of Tourism
doc. Ing. Zdeněk Sadovský, CSc. AKADEMIE STING - Rector
Ing. Václav Stárek Association of Hotels and Restaurants Czech Republic - President
doc. Ing. Ivo Straka, CSc. IHM – Department of Economics and Economy
Ing. Pavel Studík LONGA PRAHA - CEO
Ing. Petr Studnička, PhD. IHM – CEO, Department of Hospitality Management, Head
doc. Ing. Lenka Turnerová, CSc. IHM - Department of Marketing
doc. Ing. Václav Vinš, CSc. IHM - Rector
doc. Ing. Josef Vlček, CSc. IHM - Department of Economics and Economy