MicroMasters in International Hospitality Management (Online programme on edX) Program By School of Hotel and Tourism Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University |Top Universities

School of Hotel and Tourism Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

School of Hotel and Tourism Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode Online
  • Course Intensity Full Time
  • Scholarships Yes
  • Start date Jul
The MicroMasters programme in International Hospitality Management, a unique and highly successful Master's level programme offered on the edX online learning platform, bridges the knowledge gap between the workplace and higher education. The first online hospitality and tourism MicroMasters in the world, this ground-breaking credential provides learners with a solid foundation in managing high-quality businesses around the world, assisting in career advancement and a credit-bearing credential providing a pathway to the SHTM's on-campus flagship programmes: the Master of Science in International Hospitality Management, Master of Science in International Tourism and Convention Management and Master of Science in International Wine Management.

About University

When it comes to raising your qualifications in the tourism and hospitality industry, you need to be where the action is. That’s Asia, the world’s fastest growing region for tourism.

With its key role of regional airline hub and gateway to Mainland China, vibrant blend of Eastern culture and Western sophistication, there's no better place to ride this "Asian Wave" than Hong Kong.

Rated No. 1 in the world in the “Hospitality and Tourism Management” category according to ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020, placed No. 1 globally in the “Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services” category in the University Ranking by Academic Performance in 2019/2020 and ranked No. 1 in the world in the “Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism” subject area by the CWUR Rankings by Subject 2017, the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is uniquely positioned to not only ride the Asian wave, but also to lead it in educational excellence. For over 40 years, the SHTM has refined a distinctive vision of hospitality and tourism education and become a symbol of excellence in the field, exemplifying its motto of Leading Hospitality and Tourism.

With the establishment of Hotel ICON, SHTM's groundbreaking teaching and research hotel, the SHTM’s leadership role in hospitality research is also enhanced. Research projects with different foci have already been implemented in the hotel. Three dedicated guest rooms – “Tomorrow’s Guestrooms” – created to facilitate more in-depth research into the application of advanced concepts in the field of hotel management for the advancement of the entire industry.

So let the School’s strong international team of 70+ academics with diverse cultural backgrounds take your career path to new heights.

Come crest the wave in Hong Kong!

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