The poly-disciplinary hotel management master / hotel management trainee programme is designed to develop international leaders, educators and researchers in the local and global hotel management and tourism industry. This exciting hotel master / hotel management trainee programme can enhance the leadership skills of students and improves their career prospects in poly aspects. Hotel management master / hotel management trainee programme offers an exclusive fusion of academic challenges in not only applied but also practical context, which together help students to take what they have learned from the classroom into the real hotel workplace.
The poly-disciplinary hotel management master / hotel management trainee programme requires five compulsory subjects, which include Hotel and Tourism Financial Management, Research Methods, Research Project or Consultancy Project, Managing Human Resources in the Hotel and Tourism Industry and Managing Marketing in the Hotel and Tourism Industry, plus one residential workshop which are specially designed for students who have enrolled the hotel management master / hotel management trainee programme. Besides, options of elective subjects include Strategic Management in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry, Tourism Planning and Development, Quality Service Management in the Hotel and Tourism Industry, Special Topics in Event Management, Meetings and Exhibition Management, Multi-unit Hotel Management, Independent Studies, International Hotel Control and Decision Accounting, Hotel and Tourism Information Management, Hotel and Tourism Training and Development, Convention Tourism, Cultural Tourism, China Hotel and Tourism Business Studies, Competition Issues in Tourism, and more. Students have to complete at least five of the above elective subjects.
The hotel master / hotel management trainee programme delivers a holistic but applied view of sustainable development of hotel management in Hong Kong, enables all students to seek advantages for the hotels they are working for, creates value to the target customers of the hotel, with solid practices in hotel management, and trains all students to be innovative leaders in the sector of hotel management hence be able to integrate the potentially great global awareness towards various key issues.