Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Tourism and Events Management 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 BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Study Mode On Campus
  • Course Intensity Full Time
  • Scholarships Yes
  • Start date Sep
The Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Tourism and Events Management programme combines the theory and practice of business tourism with a customer-service orientation to produce graduates who can perform in a variety of tourism and events industry positions. Graduates can progress rapidly to management level positions within this sector. This multidisciplinary programme prepares students for careers at the management level in tourism and events, and in the broader service industries, either locally or internationally. Students learn to be customer-focused, analytical, and independent, and at the same time develop communication and leadership skills. They also gain a global perspective to meet the growing challenges facing the dynamic tourism and events industry.

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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