DIPLOMA IN TOURISM MANAGEMENT

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Approval Code

R/812/4/0119 (11/2/2020)

Accreditation

FA 5145

Course Duration

3.0 Years

Course Mode

Full Time

This program imparts the global tourism and hospitality practices while providing a good understanding of recent trends and the ethical issues that exist in this dynamic and fast-paced industry. Graduates will be inculcated with leadership skills, managerial ability and the professionalism necessary for entry-level management positions. A combination of theoretical and practical training also prepares graduates for long term success and career progression within the industry.

Diploma in Tourism Management enable graduates 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 and prepare balanced graduates with theoretical awareness and practical experience to raise the quality of the tourism industry.

First Year

  • Principles of Management
  • Introduction to Tourism & Hospitality Industry
  • Third language I (Arabic, Mandarin)
  • Third language II (Arabic, Mandarin)
  • Principles of Economics
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Tourism & Hospitality Marketing
  • Principles of Tourism
  • Geography for Tourism
  • Tourism Transportation Transportation
  • Customer Services
  • Tourism Research Studies

Second Year

  • Planning & Design Tour Packages
  • Booking & Ticketing Operation
  • Service Counter Management
  • Recreational Tourism
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Managing Tourism Agency
  • Event Management
  • Tourist Guide Techniques
  • Tourism Laws & Legislation
  • Tourism Industries Issues & Seminars
  • Human Resource Management

Third Year

  • Industrial Training (Field & Seminar)

Local Admission

SPM / SPMV

  • Pass with at least three (3) credits in any subjects; OR

STAM

  • Pass with rank “Maqbul”; OR

STPM

  • Pass with at least Grade C (CGPA 2.00) in one (1) subject; OR

O - Level

  • Pass with at least Grade C in three (3) subjects; OR

Certificate

  • Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least Grade B in three (3) subjects; OR
  • Pass Certificate (MQF level 4) in relevant field from PPT recognized the Government of Malaysia with at least 2.00 CGPA; OR
  • Pass Vocational/ Technical/ Community College/ SKM (level 3) in relevant field AND Pass SPM with at least one (1) credit; OR

Any equivalent qualification recognize by Malaysian Government

International Admission

The English Language Entry Requirement for International Student at GEOMATIKA University College are as follows:

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – Band 3.0
TOEFL: Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) – Score 450

** For students who do not have the above English Qualification, they must undergo Geomatika College International’s English Program

Employment opportunities are available as per the following :

  • Ticketing Officer​
  • Tourist Guide
  • Travel Agent​
  • Tour Package Designer / Consultant
  • Assistant Manager / Officer in a Travel Agency