UNITAR International University Programme Details

Diploma in Tourism Management
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Diploma in Tourism Management is a broad ranging programme that helps students to deepen their knowledge in the tourism industry. The courses include basics of management, marketing and transportation as part of its theoretical and practical approach to provide students with comprehensive understanding in the combined disciplines of tourism and management.
Course Structure
Career Prospects
Programme Entry Requirements
You must meet the following requirements in order to be considered for entry to the UNITAR Diploma Programme:
  • Pass SPM with at least 3 credits; OR
  • Pass SPM with at least 1 credit and level 3 Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia; OR
  • Any other certificate or equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government
Course Structure

Study Mode & Duration

  • 9 Semesters / 3 Years

Year 1

  • Introduction to Tourism Industry
  • English 1
  • Skill Enhancement*
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Introduction to Management
  • Pengajian Malaysia Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (Int)
  • Transportation for Tourism
  • Introduction to Human Resource Management
  • Tourism Geography
  • English 2
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Cultural Studies
  • Recreational and Leisure Management
  • Foreign Language 1

Year 2

  • Hospitality Advertising and Promotion
  • Legal Aspects in Hospitality Industry
  • English 3
  • Foreign Language 2
  • Community Service
  • Management Accounting for Tourism
  • Foreign Language 3
  • Travel and Hospitality Sales
  • Travel and Tour Operations
  • Event Management
  • Destination Development for Tourism
  • Ticketing and Reservation

Year 3

  • IIndustrial Training
Career Prospects

Various positions at supervisory level & below, ticketing and reservation officer, guest service officer, airline ground and cabin crew, event planner etc. in industries related to tourism:

  • Attractions
  • Lodging
  • Food and beverages
  • Transportation
  • Travel Operator & Agencies
  • Tourism related government agencies
  • Event companies and tourism entrepreneur

Malaysian students who enroll in UNITAR Foundation and Diploma programmes are required to take ALL English courses listed in their respective programme structures, beginning with English 1 (Diploma) and Listening and Speaking Skills (Foundation).
Submit your enquiries below
UNITAR Main Campus
Tierra Crest, Jalan SS6/3,
Kelana Jaya,
47301 Petaling Jaya,
Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia