Hospitality Management, Full-time Programmes

Higher Diploma in Hotel and Tourism Management [Full-time 2 years]

Full-time 2 years

Higher Diploma in Hotel and Tourism Management is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF)

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01/09/2018 - 31/8/2021

This programme provides professional field expertise and training for aspiring students who strive for professional and self-development in the hospitality and tourism industry. Upon successful completion of the programme, graduates are eligible to progress overseas for Bachelor Degree programme.

Course Content

Core Subject

  • English in the Workplace I
  • Putonghua for Business
  • Business Accounting
  • Introduction to Management
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • English in Workplace II
  • Quality Management
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Banquet and Event Management

Hotel Operation

  • Front Office Operations
  • Housekeeping Operations
  • Food Production and Hygiene
  • Food and Beverage Operations
  • Professional Bar Management
  • Professional Wine Studies

Travel and Tourism

  • Cruise Line Operations and Management
  • Theme Park and Visitor Attractions Management
  • Airport and Airline Services
  • Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism Management
Program Highlights

Programme Features

  • Simulation facilities including catering training center, hotel rooms and room operation system ‘Opera’ for practical training.
  • 6 months of industry placement to increase the competitiveness and industry recognition of our students.
  • Strong industry network provides a sustainable platform for personal development and career progression.
  • Diversify learning elements to build a solid foundation for students’ future academic progression.

Articulation Pathway

Upon successful completion of the programme, graduates are eligible in progressing for a higher education  such as University of Sunderland, University College of Birmingham or local institutions that offers relevant degree programme (QF level 5).

Entry Information

Admission Requirements

  1. Obtain Level 2 in five subjects in Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSE) including Chinese Language and English Language; or
  2. Completion of Pre-associate Degree or Diploma Yi Jin or equivalent; or
  3. Obtain relevant QF Level 3 qualification (with at least 1-year full-time study load) or equivalent from HKCAAVQ; or
  4. Mature student aged 21 with relevant job experience; and
  5. Pass College admission interview.

Industrial Placement

6 Months

Tuition Fee

This programme has been accredited by the Education Bureau’s Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP). Eligible local students are entitled to receive a maximum of HK$21,400 per year;

  • Year 1:HK$33,380# ($3,338 x 10 installments)(After subsidy from SSSDP)
  • Year 2:HK$33,380# ($3,338 x 10 installments)(After subsidy from SSSDP)

# The tuition fee is subjected to final approval of EDB

Deadline of Application

7th September 2020


Hotel Industry

Courtyard by Marriott Hong Kong Sha Tin
The Charterhourse
The Cityview
Holiday Inn Golden Mile
Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Sha Tin
Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Tsim Sha Tsui
The Harbourview
InterContinental Hong Kong
InterContinental Grandstanford
Island Shangri-La
Kowloon Shangri-La
Langham, Hong Kong
Marco Polo Hotel
New World Millennium
Niccolo Hotels
Regal Riverside
Renaissance Harbour View Hotel Hong Kong
Royal Pacific Hotel
Sheraton Hong Kong
Wharf Hotels

Hospitality Related Company

Miramar Travel
China Travel Services
EGL Tours
The Hong Kong Club
Hong Thai Travel
Madame Tussauds HK
Peak Tramways Company, Limited
The Repulse Bay
Wing On Travel
Worldwide Flight Services