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Bachelor of Science (Hons) International Tourism and Hospitality Management (Top-Up) (Awarded by the University of Sunderland, UK)

About the Course
Course Curriculum
International Application
Local Application

Programme Objectives

  • This programme brings an international flavour to degree-level studies in one of today’s faster growing industries.
  • Students will gain the skills and the knowledge that are increasingly in demand by employers worldwide.
  • There are exciting opportunities in managing and developing tourism and hospitality businesses.
  • Students will study highly relevant modules that cover strategic planning for tourism and leisure, international hospitality management, urban tourism and more.

 

This Programme Is Designed

  • To provide rigorous academic learning in the field of international tourism and hospitality management.
  • To enable students to develop key areas of knowledge and expertise necessary for both employment in the tourism and hospitality industries worldwide and for life- long learning.
  • To enable students to develop transferable skills and to improve their own learning and work performance.
  • To contribute to the regional, national and international economies by providing tourism and hospitality education and training for graduate entrants to the tourism and hospitality industries.
  • The overall objectives of the programme aim to maximise both the intended student learning experiences and the student's achievements evidenced by successful completion of the programme of study.

 

Benefits Of The Programme

  • During the programme, you will develop wider skills in communication, teamwork, problem solving, application of numbers, use of information technology, and improving your own learning and work performance.
  • These will not only help you launch your career but also provide a framework for lifelong learning.

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Methods of Assessment

Assessment methods include some or all of the following:

  • written assignments;
  • practical exercises, fieldwork and field study visits;
  • seminar presentations; and
  • the major project.

 

Awards

Students who successfully complete all the requirements will be awarded the Bachelor of Science (Hons) International Tourism and Hospitality Management by the University of Sunderland (UK). In addition, graduates from this programme are entitled to use the designatory title BSc (Hons) after their name.

 

Progression

Upon successful completion of this programme, students will gain entry to Master of Science Tourism and Hospitality awarded by the University of Sunderland, UK.

 

University of Sunderland, UK

The University of Sunderland places its 20,000 students at the heart of everything it does, providing life changing opportunities for a diverse and vibrant learning community.

Sunderland is an internationally connected university, with 18 educational partners in 12 countries. Almost a third of our students study for a Sunderland degree off-campus in their own country – meaning the University is regarded as a pioneer in transnational education. In addition our international reach is growing and we attract students to Sunderland and to the University of Sunderland in London from over 100 countries.

The University is acknowledged as one of the UK’s top providers of Transnational Education with over 6,500 students studying for University of Sunderland academic awards with quality assured partners in Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Botswana, Germany, Kenya, Uzbekistan and Trinidad.
Our student support and research-informed curriculum mean learners develop the skills and flexibility employers are looking for, and the behaviours and values that contribute towards social responsibility and citizenship.

Our research has been classed as 'world leading' in 10 subjects and 'internationally excellent' in an additional three subjects, by the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF).

 

Modules

Strategic Planning for Tourism and Leisure

International Hospitality Management

Urban Tourism

Digital Technologies in the Visitor Economy

International Tourism and Hospitality Management Major Project

Profile of lecturers and their respective teaching modules

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 100 (lecture)

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 30 (tutorial)

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Structure and Duration

 

Full-time Programme

The full-time programme is conducted on a structural basis that can be completed in 9 months.

Students will take 2 modules for term 1 and term 2 with a major project.

Course Commencement Date Completion Date
9-month Full-time Programme    
  Feb 2019 Oct 2019
  Jun 2019 Feb 2020
  Oct 2019 Jun 2020

 

Fees

Application Fee         S$321.00

Tuition Fee                S$18,725.00

Non-Tuition Fee        S$ 3,000 - S$ 3,200

 

Note:

  • All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fees, annual membership fees, MDIS experience seminars, medical insurance, condition tutorial fee (if applicable) and Fees Protection Scheme (FPS) Insurance Premium.
  • Non-tuition fees for part-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fees, annual membership subscription fees and fee protection scheme.
  • Non-tuition fees for international students may vary.
  • Non-tuition fees are non-refundable, refer to MDIS refund policy for more details.

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Admission Requirements

Applicants must be of age 18 and above and meet at least one of the following requirements:

- Diploma in Tourism/Hospitality/Events Management related from local polytechnics

OR

- Higher National Diploma (HND) in Tourism/Hospitality and Events Management-related disciplines

OR

- Other PEI's qualifications in Tourism/Hospitality/Events Management related (equivalent to 1st & 2nd year EDP) with entry requirement of 12 years of formal education.

 

Additional Requirements

- Possess a minimum C6 grade in English at GCE ‘O’ Level 

OR

- IELTS score of 6.0 (with no element below 5.5)

OR

- Completed MDIS Professional Certificate in English (PCIE)

OR

- Pearson Test of English Academic with a minimum score for each individual element of 51 and 56 overall

OR

- Cambridge Certification in Advanced English (CAE) with Grade C or above

OR

-  Pass the MDIS Placement Test at Advanced Level

OR

- Equivalent

 

Student Pass Application

International students are required to apply for student pass if they wish to study full-time in Singapore. Please click here for detail information.

 

 

 

Structure and Duration

Full-time Programme

The full-time programme is conducted on a structural basis that can be completed in 9 months.

Students will take 2 modules for term 1 and term 2 with a major project.


Part-time Programme

The part-time programme is conducted on modular weekend block and consists of 4 modules and one major project that can be completed in 12 months.

Each module is conducted on two weekends (Friday to Sunday).

Timing

Friday   7- 10pm
Saturday   9-12pm and 1- 5.30m
Sunday   9-12pm and 1- 5.30pm

 

Course Commencement Date Completion Date
9-month Full-time Programme    
  Feb 2019 Oct 2019
  Jun 2019 Feb 2020
  Oct 2019 Jun 2020
     

 

Fees

Application Fee              S$ 32.10

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Full-time Programme 

Tuition Fees              S$ 15,279.60

Non-Tuition Fees       S$     780.35

Total Fees                  S$16,059.95

Part-time Programme

Tuition Fees           S$15,561.01

Non-tuition Fees     S$    521.45

Total Fees              S$16,082.46


Note:

  • All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fees, annual membership fees, MDIS experience seminars, medical insurance, condition tutorial fee (if applicable) and Fees Protection Scheme (FPS) Insurance Premium.
  • Non-tuition fees for part-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fees, annual membership subscription fees and fee protection scheme.
  • Non-tuition fees for international students may vary.
  • Non-tuition fees are non-refundable, refer to MDIS refund policy for more details.

 

Admission Requirements

Applicants must be of age 18 and above and meet at least one of the following requirements:

- Diploma in Tourism/Hospitality/Events Management related from local polytechnics

OR

- Higher National Diploma (HND) in Tourism/Hospitality and Events Management-related disciplines

OR

- Other PEI's qualifications in Tourism/Hospitality/Events Management related (equivalent to 1st & 2nd year EDP) with entry requirement of 12 years of formal education.

 

Additional Requirement

- Possess a minimum C6 grade in English at GCE ‘O’ Level

OR

- IELTS score of 6.0 (with no element below 5.5)

OR

- Completed MDIS Professional Certificate in English (PCIE)

OR

- Pearson Test of English Academic with a minimum score for each individual element of 51 and 56 overall

OR

- Cambridge Certification in Advanced English (CAE) with Grade C or above

OR

-  Pass the MDIS Placement Test at Advanced Level

OR

- Equivalent

 

Financial Assistance Scheme

Student loans from the organisations listed below are available to Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents. Please contact the organisations directly to find out how you may benefit from their services.

 

STUDY LOANS
 

Organisation Contact Number Website
TCC Limited Tel : 6319 3700 www.tcc.org.sg
DBS Bank Tel : 1800 111 1111 www.dbs.com.sg
Maybank Tel : 1800 629 2265 www.maybank2u.com.sg

 

 

0% INTEREST CREDIT CARD INSTALMENT PLANS

For All Programmes (Available in 6 or 12 months)

Organisation Contact Number Website
Standard Chartered
Bank
Tel : 1800 747 7000 www.standardchartered.com.sg
Citibank Tel : 1800 225 5225 www.citibank.com.sg
Maybank Tel : 1800 968 2265 www.maybank.com.sg
UOB Tel : 1800 226 6121 www.uob.com.sg
OCBC Tel : 1800 363 3333 www.ocbc.com.sg
DBS Tel : 1800 111 1111 www.dbs.com
POSB Tel : 1800 339 6666 www.posb.com.sg
Bank of China  Tel : 1800 669 5566  www.bankofchina.com/sg

 

For Degree and Master (Available in 24 months)

Organisation Contact Number Website
Citibank Tel : 1800 225 5225 www.citibank.com.sg

 

 

 
 
QUICK INFORMATION
Duration of Course | 9-12 months
Award | DEGREE

COMMENCEMENT DATE  

Class Intakes for 2019

Full-time Programme
Feb, Jun, Oct

 

CONTACT DETAILS  

Local students:

+65 6247 9111 / 6372 1000

International students:

International Students Enquiries :
• Main Hotline: +65 6278 7660
• China: +65 9066 8857
• Taiwan: +65 9181 1527
• India: +65 9121 0277 / +65 8713 7364
• Vietnam / Thailand: +65 9137 4990
• Korea: +65 9372 5853
• Myanmar: +65 8727 4147
• Laos / Cambodia: +65 8779 6040
• Malaysia / Indonesia : +65 9058 5398
• Russia / Others: +65 9728 0695

 

Local Enquiries
etc@mdis.edu.sg
+65 6247 9111
ib@mdis.edu.sg
+65 6278 8000
International Enquiries