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  Master of Science (Hospitality Management) KPT/JPS (PA10671) 09/12

The tourism and hospitality sectors are among Malaysia's foremost foreign exchange earners and major sources of income and employment. At both national and international levels, tourism and hospitality have become primary industries that require increasing numbers of professionals at all levels. Additional educational qualification at the post-graduate level will better equip graduates to fill the numerous employment opportunities in these industries. Top professionals with a master's degree have excellent prospects at home and in the global marketplace.  UNIRAZAK's M. Sc. in Hospitality Management has been specially designed to provide you with the skills needed to advance in the hospitality industry.

This two year master's program, at 46 credit hours, is offered to meet the needs of today's hospitality and tourism professionals. It prepares graduates to be theory-based, and industry-oriented leaders in established corporations as well as entrepreneurial ventures.


  • Bachelor degree (Hons) or equivalent from institution of higher learning recognised by Malaysian Government 


English Proficiency Requirement

International students must possess the following minimum English Language proficiency requirement before being allowed to register for Faculty courses as listed in the respective programme structures: TOEFL score of 450 or IELTS band 4.

The validity period for TOEFL and IELTS is two (2) years from the date of the award.

Without such qualifications, international students are required to register for and pass the Intensive English Programme. This English programme will incur additional charges apart from the respective Programme Fee.

Core Courses

Year 1
Semester 1
Hospitality Industry Demand and Supply Analysis
Hospitality Human Capital Development
Hospitality and Tourism Consumer Behaviour
Free Elective
Semester 2
Quantitative Analysis for Hospitality and Tourism Organizations
Strategic Management in International Hospitality Firms
Research Methodology for Hospitality and Tourism; or Case Study Method for Hospitality and Tourism
Free Elective

Core Elective Courses
Students are required to complete three (3) core elective courses from one of the three program track as listed below:

Hotel Management
Semester 3
Hotel Organizational Design and Change Management
Hotel Research Project; or Hotel Case Study
Free Elective
Semester 4
Hotel Project Evaluation
Seminar in Current Issues in International Hotel Industry
Free Elective


Tourism Management
Semester 3
Tourism Product Development
Tourism Research Project; or Tourism Case Study
Free Elective
Semester 4
Tourism Project Appraisal
Seminar in Tourism Issues in Developing Countries
Free Elective


Restaurant Management
Semester 3
Restaurant/Foodservice Operational Management
Restaurant/Foodservice Research Project; or Restaurant/Foodservice Case Study
Free Elective
Semester 4
Restaurant/Foodservice Project Evaluation
Seminar in Emerging Trends in Restaurant/Foodservice Industry
Free Elective

Elective Courses
To further enhance the students' understanding of related areas in the field of hospitality and tourism; they can select four (4) courses from the list of elective courses available as follows:

Elective Courses
  • Hospitality and Tourism Service Management

  • Hospitality Industry Market Analysis

  • Advanced Hotel Management

  • Hospitality Brand Management

  • Tourism Strategy among ASEAN Countries

  • Nature-Based Tourism

  • Arts and Heritage Tourism

  • Risk Management for Events and Meetings

  • Contemporary Issues in Hospitality and Tourism Education

  • Multiunit Hospitality Operations

A Master of Science degree in Hospitality Management will qualify graduates to be key decision makers in the hospitality and tourism industries. Career paths include executive and senior management of hotels and resorts, convention services, f&b services, strategic development for online distribution of travel services and other service industries.


To apply for admission using our online application form, click here.

You can also request for a manual application form by calling our Enquiries at +603-7627 7300 or email to crm@pintar.unirazak.edu.my

Manual application forms can also be obtained at our offices in PINTAR Campus, Petaling Jaya or our Regional Centres nearest to you.