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Course Fees and Duration

Course Duration:
(24 m) 2 years
Course Tuition Fees:
Course Miscellanous Fees:


Not provided
Location of Study:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
Awarding University:
KDU University College

Diploma in International Hotel & Tourism Management

  Institution: KDU University College

Field Of Study:
Hotel, Food & Tourism
Level Of Study:
Course Subject:
Course Intake:
January, June

PJ KP/JPS(KR10754)08/14

With this diploma, you enjoy a solid foundation in hospitality studies before progressing onto a degree course. The syllabus provides you with a good balance between the theoretical and practical aspects of management in the hospitality industry. Your lecturers comprise various nationalities and you also benefit from interacting with visiting professors who visit regularly to teach and conduct seminars. The modern management techniques in this course will ensure all the right doors are open for you! This is a dual award programme, students who complete this programme would be awarded parchments from KDU university College and IMI University Centre, Switzerland.


Course Outline

Year 1

  • Accommodation Operations Management
  • Business Language & Culture: English Intermediate
  • Business Language & Culture: Introductory French / German
  • Business Language & Culture: Intermediate French / German
  • Cultural Studies
  • Front Office Management
  • Hospitality Tourism Geography
  • Introduction to Food Production
  • Introduction to Food Service
  • Personal Development Planning I & II
  • The Tourism Industry
Year 2 Semester 1

  • Beverage Studies
  • Business Language & Culture: English Higher Intermediate
  • Food Costing, Purchase & Merchandising
  • Financial Management for Tourism & Hospitality
  • Hospitality Law or Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing & E-commerce for Hospitality & Tourism




  • Bahasa Malaysia A / B
  • Islamic Studies / Moral Studies
  • Malaysia Studies

Entry Requirement

Academic Qualification Entry Requirement
SPM / GCE O Level Min. 3 credits
UEC Min. 3 credits
Any other qualifications deem
equivalent by the Ministry of
Education, Malaysia
(or as stated in the Document
Senarai Nilai Taraf, Malaysian
Qualifications Agency)
(Subject to review and approval of certified transcripts)


English Requirement

  • Local Student: Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / GCE O Level examination) / Min. score of Band 4 in MUET
  • International Student: Band 5.5 in IELTS; or a score of 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based); or 550 (paper-based) in TOEFL

If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU UC.


Duration: 2 years
Course mode: Full time
Intakes: January and June
Course Location: Damansara Jaya Campus
Career Opportunities
Hotels / Restaurants / Airlines / Tour & Event companies