Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism Malasyia
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The world of global hospitality has evolved tremendously in the last few decades and customers today are highly discerning and demand only the best in service. Hence, only those trained with a keen sense of understanding towards meeting this demand will be able to thrive in this exacting industry.

 

 Why choose Malaysia?

 

Providing education to the existing 50.000 international students from more than 100 countries, Malaysia is a favored education destination!

  • It’s an economically sound and socially safe country!
  • It’s situated in a zone free from most natural disasters.
  • It has excellent transportation system.
  • It’s a nation of multi-ethnic people living in harmony offering visitors a unique multi-cultural experience.
  • It’s a food paradise with a wide range of cuisine comprising Malay, Chinese, Indian, Korean, Japanese and Western food.
  • It has an international standard and high quality education, which is closely monitored by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia.
  • It’s a country that uses English as one of its main languages.

 

About University

This University College of Hospitality was established as a niche education institution of higher learning dedicated to specializing and championing the growth and development of the hospitality, tourism and services industries.
It is Malaysia’s premier university college specializing in Hospitality, Tourism, Culinary and Business industry with an emphasis on experiential learning. Students acquire sound theoretical and practical knowledge to succeed in their chosen careers. Enrolling at this University offers students a unique opportunity to prepare themselves for their future careers in a manner that is unlike any other. Due to our rich heritage as a business conglomerate and in entrepreneurship, we clearly understand what it takes to enable our students to excel as young professionals. In other words, our training will increase their employability in the global marketplace, as evidenced by our interns being offered employment even before they graduate. This University received its license to operate as an institution of higher learning on November 15, 2008, offering programs related to Hospitality, Tourism, Culinary Arts, Business Management and Liberal Arts from foundation to postgraduate levels. Programs are offered under four (4) Faculties:

  • Faculty of Culinary Arts,
  • Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism,
  • Faculty of Liberal Arts,
  • Berjaya Business School.
  • English language courses and internship are also offered.

 

About Programs

School of Hospitality

Foundation in Hospitality

Making the move from high school to college can be a difficult transition. To help you thrive in this new environment, the Foundation in Hospitality program is designed to develop your knowledge, skills and competencies required to succeed in this next phase of your university education.

The Foundation in Hospitality is an intensive preparatory program that develops the knowledge, skills and competencies required to succeed in your university studies. The modules make up the building blocks that focus on the Hospitality, Tourism and Services industries. You will be mentored on the skills essential to your learning and growth as an individual. This is to prepare you for your new and exciting life ahead as a Bachelor’s Degree student.

Diploma in Hotel Management

The Diploma in Hotel Management program covers all the major theoretical and practical components of hospitality operations. This comprehensive skills-driven program enables you to acquire the mandatory operational skills and business acumen needed to successfully manage a hospitality operation profitably, while adhering to world-class standards.

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAM?

You will be able to get a job anywhere in the world. Why? Hospitality is a dynamic, fast-growing industry with a myriad of job opportunities and experiences world-wide. You will gain skills that are applicable to all aspects of the business, science and art of hospitality. This course will also prepare you for supervisory roles in the industry.

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THIS PROGRAM?

You will be prepared for extensive career opportunities across industry sectors such as hotels, resorts, clubs, restaurants, cruise lines, contract catering, retail outlets, fast food restaurants, and many more.

INTERNSHIP

You will undergo a trimester of comprehensive internship training program. It has been especially designed to give you an intensive hands-on learning experience within a challenging work environment.

 

Bachelor of Hospitality Management (Hons)

The Bachelor in Hospitality Management (Hons) program equips you with intellectual and leadership capabilities to allow you to move into a range of the international managerial positions within prestigious organizations.

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAM?

If you are interested in an exciting and adventurous industry, come and join the Bachelor of Hospitality Management (Hons) program. Its relevant curriculum will provide you with dynamic and interactive experiential learning specific to the Hospitality industry. In addition to theories, you will learn to manage different hotel services through our live laboratories: The Oenology Laboratory, The Coffee and Tea Academy, Upper East Side Café and Samplings on the Fourteenth. These are vital lessons to learn while managing a hotel or resort business profitably.

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THIS PROGRAM?

This degree is a specialized degree in Hospitality. You will develop the commercial expertise to give you the competitive edge needed to add value to your potential organization. Also expect a hands-on practical environment, with immersion in-and-around the Hospitality industry as well as industry-experienced lecturers with know-hows and networks. You will have the opportunity to study a range of fundamental and specialized courses that will enable you to acquire and understand the key skills, concepts and techniques to succeed. It will also provide you with an up-to-date academically rigorous and relevant management education in the field of Hospitality.

INTERNSHIP

You will undergo a semester of comprehensive training in the internship program. It has been especially designed to give you an intensive hands-on learning experience within a challenging work environment.

 

 

Diploma in Tourism and Travel Management

The Diploma in Tourism and Travel Management program entails acquiring both the knowledge and skills required to become an outstanding Tourism and Travel industry personnel. Besides tourism-related courses such as travel technology and themed attractions, the program also builds in courses such as management, marketing and entrepreneurship so that you are equipped with all the essential knowledge and skills to succeed in this exciting industry.

 

 

 

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAM?

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) reports that tourism is one of the world’s largest job creators and currently accounts for one in every twelve jobs globally. With quality education and training provided in the Diploma in Tourism and Travel Management program, graduates will have ample job opportunities in the Tourism and Travel industry.

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM THIS PROGRAM?

During the course of the program, you will be involved in practical work, training, field trips, as well as developing and planning vacation packages under the guidance of lecturers. The close industry links will be most beneficial as key industry players are often invited to share their vast experience and also to present case studies to further enhance your knowledge in this specialized field.

INTERNSHIP

You will undergo a trimester of comprehensive training that is especially designed to give you an intensive hands-on learning experience within a challenging work environment in the tourism industry.

 

 

 

Diploma in Events Management

The Diploma in Events Management program entails acquiring both the knowledge and skills required to be competent and effective professionals in the events industry.

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAM?

Events are always exciting. No event is ever the same, and you get to meet new and interesting people every day. The Events Management program will provide you with the specific knowledge and skills in managing various types of events such as corporate events, sports events, and festivals. This program is filled with hands-on experiences and you will be exposed to practical work and training to learn the real business of managing events.

 WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM THIS PROGRAM?

During the course of the program, you will be involved in practical planning, designing and staging events, learning through educational field trips at interesting event venues, and even attending and participating in events as well. You will obtain guidance not only from lecturers but also from invited industry players of established event companies.

INTERNSHIP

You will undergo a semester of comprehensive training that is especially designed to give you an intensive hands-on learning experience within a challenging work environment in the events industry.

 

 

 

 

Bachelor of Tourism Management (Hons)

The Bachelor of Tourism Management (Hons) program is designed to provide you with sound theoretical knowledge and practical skills to excel in the Tourism industry. You will acquire the essential knowledge and skills needed to develop yourself into a confident individual capable of working in a multidisciplinary tourism environment, both locally and internationally.

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAM?

Fancy the opportunity to meet people from different cultures and be able to learn and Experience new sights all the time? This program aims to provide you with specialized theoretical knowledge and practical skills to manage tourism resources and activities associated with the industry. This three-year program, topped with practical professional work placement covers various aspects of the tourism industry, business management and research methods – all of which will benefit you greatly in any career that you wish to pursue.

 

 

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM THIS PROGRAM?

The University College uses teaching and learning methods and strategies collectively known as its own Immersion Methodology. You will be immersed in the real industry through practical-work and training, field trips, visits, talks by experienced industry players, multi-media shows and class presentation on case studies. You will also be required to do a semester of practical training or professional work placement before you graduate.

INTERNSHIP

You will undergo a semester of comprehensive training in the internship program. It has been especially designed to give you an intensive hands-on learning experience within a challenging work environment.

 

 

 

Bachelor of Events Management (Hons)

The Bachelor of Events Management (Hons) program prepares graduates who can be engaged as specialists in planning and executing a range of routine and complex events. You will acquire the essential knowledge and skills needed to develop yourself into a confident and creative individual capable of working in a multidisciplinary events and meetings environment.

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAM?

If you are interested in a fast-paced, exciting environment with a twist of adventure and entertainment, this program would best fit your expectation. The Event Management program will provide you with specialized theoretical knowledge and practical skills to manage diverse events, preparing you for a career that is filled with fun and excitement.

 

 

 

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM THIS PROGRAM?

During the course of this program, you will be involved in practical work, training, educational field trips, work exposure experience, designing and planning events under the guidance of lecturers. You are even instructed to attend and participate in real events as part of the requirement of the courses. Key industry players and event technical specialists are often invited to share their vast experience as well as challenges faced to further enhance your learning in this specialized field.

INTERNSHIP

You will undergo a semester of comprehensive training in the internship program. It has been especially designed to give you an intensive hands-on learning experience within a challenging work environment.