Course Description
The CTH Level 4 Diploma in Tourism Management aims to provide students with a broad understanding of the operational aspects of the international tourism industry, together with knowledge of the basic principles which underpin the industry. This programme requires students to demonstrate interpersonal, self study and research and presentation skills throughout the qualification. Assessments are developed to encourage these skills that will provide students with a very strong foundation for further studies in hospitality and tourism sectors.

Awarding Body
Certificate for this course will be awarded by the Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH).

MNQF Level
Level 5 Diploma  (view Approval)

Academic Requirements
Applicants must meet at least one of the following minimum entry requirements:

  • CTH Level 3 Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality
  • 2 A’ Level passes (E or above)
  • 2 HSSC passes (C or above)
  • 20 years old AND completion of Secondary School AND 2 years of relevant work experience

Course Structure
Compulsory Subjects:

  • Travel and Tourism Operations
  • Travel and Tourism Supervision
  • Travel Geography
  • Destination Analysis
  • Essentials of Finance in Tourism and Hospitality
  • Customer Service Management in Tourism and Hospitality
  • Global Tourism and Hospitality

Duration: 12 months (2 semesters).

Intakes: January, June, September.

Course Assessments
Assessments are set and marked externally by CTH and constitute a combination of written assignments, time constrained examinations and classroom presentations.

Course Fee and Payment Plan
Payments can be made in installments. Please see Course Fees and Payment Plan for information.

Successful graduates may apply to gain entry to CTH Level 5 Diploma Tourism Management or alternatively enter at the second year of a university degree in Hospitality and Tourism. The following image shows the pathway.


How to Apply?
Candidates may apply online or download and complete application, which can be submitted to College Reception on the First Floor of H. Vaifilaa-age, Janavaree Magu. Applicants are requested to read the Terms and Conditions for Studying at MAPS College before applying.