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Location of Study:
Kuala Lumpur
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Awarding University:
Kaula Lumpur Metropolitan University College

Diploma in Tourism Management

  Institution: Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College

Field Of Study:
Hotel, Food & Tourism
Level Of Study:
Course Subject:
Tourism & Travel Management
Course Intake:
Programme Description
The Diploma in Tourism Management expose students to global tourism and hospitality practices; while providing them with a good understanding of recent trends and ethical issues that exist in the dynamic and fast-paced tourism industry. The programme combines with theoretical and practical training including essential leadership, management and professional training, necessary to gain entry-level management positions.
Programme Aims
To equip students with the basics in tourism management
To apply and review management principles and technical skills relevant to the industry
To create and develop professionals who are able to undertake various managerial functions in tourism operations
To prepare students with theoretical awareness and practical experience to raise the quality of the tourism industry
Career Prospects
Upon completion of this programme, graduates can work in various sectors of the industry, including hotels, travel agencies, sports clubs, casinos, and exhibition or convention centres. Graduates can also work as tour coordinators, travel advisors and travel sales & marketing representatives.

DURATION: 8 Semesters

Key Subjects

IntrIntroduction to Hospitality & Tourism
Drama & Role Play in English
English for Specific Purpose
Academic Reading & Writing
Reading, Vocabulary & Grammar 1 & 2
Contemporary Business
Foreign Language – Mandarin
Principles of Economics
Principles of Management
Travel & Tourism Marketing
Tourism Geography
Principles of Tourism
Malaysian Studies
Airlines Fares & Ticketing
Safety & Security for Tourism
Event Management
Meeting, Incentive, Convention &
Human Resource Management
Contemporary Business
Basic International Hospitality Languages
Introduction to Financial Accounting
Front Office Operations
Travel & Hospitality Sales
Customer Service in Hospitality
Travel & Tour Operation
Contemporary Issues in Tourism Industry
Industrial Attachment


SPM (with 3 credits) in any subjects or other equivalent qualifications
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least Grade B in 3 subjects
Certificate in any field from a recognised Polytechnic
Other equivalent qualifications

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