Diploma in International Hotel and Tourism Management

R/811/4/0065 03/17 (A7924)

This programme offers you a choice of management and practical aspects of the hospitality industry.

Our training mirrors our Swiss counterpart's methods and curriculum which is  a combination of the traditional Swiss hotelier with modern management techniques.
For practical experience, you will intern for one semester as industrial training in renowned hotels or resorts in Malaysia and abroad.

The programme focuses on courses required for the industry by nurturing professionalism and characteristics that are essential for success in the industry.

This diploma programme provides a pathway to:
  • Undergraduate studies: IMI BA in International Hotel and Tourism Management
  • Career opportunities: Hotels, Motels, Spas, Resorts, Food Service Establishments, Casinos, Theme Parks, Cruise Lines, Services, Hospitality Consultancies, Convention Centers
Programme Structure
DURATION
2 years
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU Penang University College
YEAR 1
  • Personal Development Planning I
  • Business Language & Culture: Introductory to German/Introductory to French
  • Business Language & Culture: English Intermediate
  • Front Office Management
  • Business Language & Culture: Intermediate to German/Intermediate to French
  • The Tourism Industry
  • Tourism & Hospitality Geography
  • Introduction to Food Production
  • Introduction to Food Service
  • Personal Development Planning II
  • Accommodation Operations Management
  • Cultural Studies *
YEAR 2
  • Beverage Studies
  • Food Costing, Purchasing & Merchandising
  • Business Language & Culture: English Higher Intermediate
  • Marketing & E-Commerce for Hotel & Tourism
  • Financial Management for Hospitalty & Tourism I
  • Hospitality Law*
  • Industrial Placement
MPU SUBJECTS
Local
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • Oral Communication 2/ Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Ethics and Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
Foreign
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Oral Communication 2
  • Ethics and Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
* Offered in KDU Penang University College
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
INTAKE DATES
  • 16 Jan
  • 27 Mac
  • 17 Jul

 
ESTIMATED FEES
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM42,416

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM51,988
Fees will depend on their commencement dates
Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM :
3 Credits
  • GCE ‘O’ Level
3 Credits
  • UEC :
3 Credits (Min Grade B) 
  • Certificate related field:
Recognised Certificate from government
  • Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia
Pass Level 3 in hospitality and culinary skills, and Pass in SPM with a minimum of 1 Credit in any subject
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT
Local Student :Pass in English at SPM level or equivalent
 
If English language is not fulfilled, students are required to take an additional module.
International Student :
  • IELTS Band 5; or
  • TOEFL (Computer-based 180); or (Internet-based 57); or
  • Cambridge English CAE & CPE (from 2015) 154; or
  • PTE Academic 35; or
  • KDU English Entrance Test 64
If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU Penang University College.
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Kong Xuan
Diploma in PCT
Graduate of Graduate of 2004
My passion for culinary arts makes me continue to try and learn new things everyday and hope that young chefs everywhere have the same commitment and passion to succeed in this industry.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Jan
5
Agent Roadshow: Focus Education Alor Setar
Date :
5 & 6 January 2017
Time :
10.00 am - 5.00 pm
Venue :
Focus Education, Alor Setar Branch
Feb
13
How To Fund Your Business
Date :
13 Feb 2017
Time :

Venue :
KDU Penang University College