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The Management & Science University (MSU), one of Malaysia’s top universities complements the needs of highly skilled and expert human capital by offering both Bachelor’s degree and diploma in the hospitality and tourism specialization. As one of Malaysia’s top universities, MSU has received much recognition from the Malaysian and international independent bodies. In the most recent ranking,
MSU has been ranked #28 in the world for Hospitality and Leisure Management. In addition the 2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject places MSU at number 2 in Malaysia for Hospitality and Leisure Management. Scoring in five subjects, Management and Science University (MSU) made both the Top 50 and Top 100 lists in the latest ranking exercise. MSU was also placed in the top 1.8% among Asia’s best universities and placed in the top 541 universities of the world. MSU is also ranked as one of Malaysia’s top five private universities through an establishment audit done by Ernst & Young. Management and Science Institute (MSI) is the Colombo center established by MSU. While the former offers a wide spectrum of diploma programs, the latter continues the Degree and Master programs for academics to become professionals in their chosen field. “The rapid growth of the hospitality and tourism industry in Sri Lanka with international hotels opening and operating all over the country, has created enormous employment opportunities. Therefore, I would like to encourage students to take up Hospitality and Tourism as a career since the industry needs skilled and confident talent to compete in this fast-evolving, global industry” stated MSI Director Mr.Sam Peiris.
The Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management leading to the bachelor(hons) Degree will expose the ‘know how’ and ‘hands on’ training in both the hospitality and tourism areas of practices. As such, graduates of the programme are expected to be competent in handling the common hospitality and tourism practice as well as become the forefront supervisors and lower level managers able to advice on routine decision making process. Graduates will find ample opportunity in not only availing themselves to careers in hospitality and tourism industry but also in government services, academia and careers in internationally recognized hotels, event organizations and travel operators. Organizationally, graduates will be absorbed into hotels, event companies, travel agents, transport operators, corporations and companies, banks, multimedia telecommunication companies, marketing agencies etc.
The Diploma in Event Management offered by MSI is yet another popular programme at MSI. It is designed for individuals who wish to follow a career in organizing events in either private or government institutions. The diploma program is a useful step for anyone looking into careers with hotels, event organizers, and travel operators among others. The course is conducted over a period of two years and offers students the unique opportunity to explore the different disciplines of events and management. Graduates of the program will learn to competently handle the common event practices and also act as supervisors and managers who provide advice on routine decision making processes of the job scope.
The Bachelor of Hospitality & Tourism Management (Hons) is an undergraduate academic programme that leverages on a unique learning opportunity in the combined disciplines of hospitality, tourism and management. Students pursuing the programme will be exposed both in the hospitality and tourism industry, as well as to the state-of-the-art technologies used in the fields of economics, management and marketing. As such, graduates of the programme are expected to be competent to handle not only the common hospitality and tourism practice but also to provide advice on complex strategic issues in business decision making process. Students from Sri Lanka will now have the opportunity to enjoy MSU’s quality education through its Colombo Center, MSI.
For more information on MSI programmes call us at 0112576644, 0112576700,
Hot Line 0770777880, email at [email protected] , www.msi.edu.lk or visit Management & Science Institute, No 300 Galle Road, Colombo 3.