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Diploma in Tourism Management

Course Content

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 3 years.

Approval Code: R/812/4/0060 (FA 2758) 10/2023
-English for Academic Purposes
-Introduction to the Tourism Industry
-Principles of Management
-Fundamentals of Marketing
-Safety, Health and Security in Tourism
-Foreign Language 1
-Communication Skills
-Fundamentals of Information Technology
-Tourism Destinations
-Foreign Language 2
-Tourism Transportation

-Food and Cultural Studies
-Basic Financial Accounting
-Tourism Information Technology
-Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions (MICE)
-Recreational Tourism
-Entrepreneurship and Tourism Business Project
-Introduction to Event Management
-Principles of Customer Service
-Human Resources Management for Hospitality and Tourism Industry

-Introduction to Hospitality and Travel Law
-Fares and Computer Reservation System
-Tour Guiding Services
-Travel Agency and Tour Operations Management
-Industrial Training

Compulsory MPU:
-Pengajian Malaysia 2 (Local students)
-Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
-Leadership or Bahasa Kebangsaan A
-Critical Analysis
-Community Service
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 students only.

^^ To be taken by all local students.

* To be taken by students who have grade C- and above(non-credit) for Bahasa Melayu in their SPM results.

** To be taken by students who have grade Cand below (credit) for Bahasa Melayu in their SPM results.