Course Description
The Level 5 Diploma in Tourism Management aims to provide an understanding of the managerial, decision making and leadership aspects of the international tourism industry. In addition it is also designed to develop the independent research skills which will be required when working as a senior manager in 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 6 Advance Diploma  (view Approval)

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

Course Structure
Compulsory Subjects:

  • Operational Finance in Tourism and Hospitality
  • Human Resource Management in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry
  • Strategic Marketing in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry
  • Customer Relationship Management in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry
  • Contemporary Issues in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry
  • Tour Operations Management
  • Sustainable Tourism and Destination Development

There are no Optional Subjects.

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 6 Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management or alternatively enter at the final 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.