Diploma In Hospitality & Tourism Management Programme at MSIis designed to meet the needs of a dynamic sector andthe programme blends the core of the business with specific, specialized modules that draw our extensive experience in Travel, Tourism & Hospitality.
Through the modules, students will explore the key approaches and techniques which give students a detailed appreciation of the unique features and challenges of the Travel, Tourism & hospitality industries.
From hotels to restaurants, tour operators to resort development, airlines to cruise ships, our TravelTourism & Hospitality Management programme primes students for a career at the one of the world’s largest, most exciting and fastest growing sectors.MSI pride on creating an educational environment for the programme that encourages students to grow both personally and professionally.
MSI approach combines theory and practice in a way that gives students the chance to apply their knowledge, filed visits, practical’s, business simulations and making use of case studies.This balance gives students both the in-depth knowledge to thrive in international hospitality and tourism and a broader range of transferable skills that can be applied to a variety of managerial and entrepreneurial roles.
We have strong relationships with major organizations in the hospitality and tourism sector and there are regular opportunities to interact with senior industry professionals. These links not only keep students up-to-date with the latest sector developments, but can also significantly improve MSI & MSU employability upon graduation.
The Programme will be delivering on modular bases. The modules will enable students to develop fundamental and international hospitality and tourism-specific management skills and knowledge. All managers in service industries need to be able to understand analyses and improve the processes for which they are responsible.
The hospitality-specific modules provide students a strong knowledge in understanding the delivery of services, nature and purpose of the service concepts and the ways in which processes and people involved in service sector.
The tourism-specific modules examine the development, operation, structure, organization and trends associated with individual sectors of the tourism industry, such as transport and visitor attractions. The module analyses and discusses each sector’s economic and operational characteristics and the ways in which they interact in the production of tourism products and services.
PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PLACEMENTS
The Professional Training placement is an integral part of our programme. Our prestigious placement partner organizations such as start class hotels, travel agents, tour operators and recognized event management companies in Sri Lanka provide opportunities for students to gain valuable experience in a professional working environment, hands on training, increasing student’s confidence, skills and employability when students graduate. Students can choose to spend student’s placement in overseas or even further afield. Upon Successfully completion of Diploma students can enter into the Bachelors of Hospitality & Tourism Management (Hons) Degree Programme.
TEACHING AND ASSESSMENT OF THE PROGRAMME
MSU & MSI lecturers are innovative in delivering &engaging in learning sessions that bring together theory and practice for students intellectual and professional development.
Graduates of our degree have proven to be highly employable across a range of organizations, not just within Travel, Tourism& Hospitality. Some of our graduates choose to go into operational management roles, running hotels, holiday companies and resorts around the country.
We encourage MSI students to add an international experience to their education after the diploma by studying overseas in MSU Malaysia or its partner universities such as Coventry UK, Hulshof Germany, JOSAI Japan orin Newcastle Australia.
To obtain further information on MSI programmes please contact us on 0112576644, 0112576700,0770777880 (Hot Line) or via email through [email protected] or by visiting MSI Colombo at No, 300, Galle Road, Colombo 3.