Why should you join the MAPS Advanced Certificate in Tourism Management?

  • It offers the quickest route to completing your Associates Degree and Bachelors Degree after completing your O’Levels.
  • Affordable course fees with monthly installments.
  • Monthly intakes – flexibility to join immediately, or whenever suits you.
  • High quality lecturers – bringing tourism management theory and practice to life.
  • Specifically designed to provide foundational knowledge of tourism management, supporting career growth in a range of tourism-related job roles.
  • Fully approve by MQA as a Level 4 qualification.

Course Description
The qualification aims to prepare learners with knowledge and skills required for starting or progressing through a successful career in a broad range of tourism and tourism management positions.

The qualification also enable learners to progress onto undergraduate degree level qualifications (MNQF Level 7) in business or tourism-related areas.

Course Code: MC-406-59

Awarding Body
Certificate for this course will be awarded by the MAPS College.

MNQF Level
Level 4 Certificate (view Approval)

Academic Requirements
Applicant must meet one of the following minimum entry requirements:

  • 3 O’ Level passes (C or above) including SSC or equivalent
  • MNQF Level 3 Qualification
  • 18 years old AND 1 year work experience AND ability to communicate in English language

Course Structure

  • Unit 1 The World of Travel and Tourism
  • Unit 2 Sustainable Tourism
  • Unit 3 Academic English
  • Unit 4 Business Mathematics
  • Unit 5 Exploring Business
  • Unit 6 Principles of Management
  • Unit 7 Introduction to Marketing
  • Unit 8 Investigating Customer Service

Duration: 8 months

Intakes: Every month throughout the year.

Course Assessments
All subjects will be assessed by time constrained written examinations. Some subjects include assignments and presentations.

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

Students who complete the MAPS Advanced Certificate in Tourism Management may use it as a standalone professional qualification or progress on to the MAPS Associate’s Degree (in Business Management, Accounting, Marketing or Human Resource Management) as shown below.


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.