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Diploma in Tourism Management

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Program Description

This programme is specially designed to meet the growing needs of tourism and relted industries such as tour operators, recreation and attraction companies, travelcompanies, airlines, cruise ships, entertainment or cultural organization and event management companies.

Students will be equipped with a comprehensive knowledgein tourism industries and will be exposed to both theories and hands-on learning opportunities of practices. In addition, the industrial training programme will provide students with their career planning as well as full time job opportunities. Through its strong curriculum design that involves participation from the industry and various stakeholders, students will have an exciting career opportunity at managment, supervisory and administrative positions in the tourism industry.

The programme duration is 7 semesters.

Approval Code: R/812/4/0060 (FA 2758) 10/2023
-Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1* OR
Pengajian Malaysia 2**
-English for Academic Purposes
-Fundamentals of Marketing
-Introduction to Tourism Industry
-Principles of Management
-Tourism Destinations
-Bahasa Kebangsaan A*** OR
-Communication Skills
-Fundamentals of Information Technology
-Food and Cultural Studies
-Foreign Language I
-Tourism Transportation
-Basic Financial Accounting
-Foreign Language II
-Travel Agency and Tour Operations Management

-Entrepreneurship in Tourism and Hospitality Business
-Introduction to Event Management
-Rethinking The Malaysian Context
-Tourism Information Technology
-Recreational Tourism
-Fares and Computer Reservation System
-Introduction to Hospitality and Travel Law
-Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE)
-Safety, Health and Security in Tourism
-Tour Guiding Services
-Community Service
-Principles of Customer Service
-Human Resource Management for Hospitality and Tourism Industry

-Industrial Training
Entry Requirement

- Pass SPM with 3 credits; OR 

- 3 UEC credits; OR 

- 3 GCE O-Levels credits; OR 

- Other equivalent qualifications from recognised institutions may be considered on a case-to-case basis; OR 

- Other equivalent qualifications as recognised by the Malaysia Government 



 *To be taken by international student.

 **To be taken by local student.

 *** To be taken by student who did not earned credit in Bahasa Melayu in SPM/UEC.

 **** To be taken by student who earned credit in Bahasa Melayu in SPM/UEC.


***** Elective courses:


Course Code

Course Name




Mandarin I AND

Mandarin II




Japanese I AND

Japanese II