The Bachelor of Hospitality Management prepares students to enter the world of hospitality as leaders and managers with a strategic approach to business. It combines management theory with hands-on hospitality courses, professional internships and a business specialization.
Graduates may become accomplished managers, capable of working across a range of public and private enterprises including leisure facilities, hotels, theme parks, conferences, exhibitions and event management. The program uses a range of teaching methods to facilitate learning. Particular care is taken to use the most effective teaching and assessment methods for each module.
The Master of Hospitality Management is designed to prepare leaders for working in a dynamic and multifaceted field that is essential to local and regional economies around the world. Course work includes industry-specific case studies that provide a framework for mastering analytical methods, strategic management, and business principles. The knowledge and skills you gain will enable you to contribute to the profitability, market competitiveness, and effective branding of domestic and international hospitality companies and organizations.
You will become familiar with the legal requirements that impact hotel operations, from labor issues and regulations related to national security, to contracts that must be enforceable across different legal systems. You will acquire the expertise to identify opportunities, develop strategies, and implement best-practice models for a single property or a global brand. Integrating the needs of all key stakeholders - clients, employees, corporate partners, shareholders, and host communities - you will learn innovative strategies to guide an organization to success.
The education and training of doctoral students is one of the most important aspects of a university activity. The pursuit of knowledge through research higher degree programs not only leads to a well-educated society and a highly trained professional work force, but also contributes significantly to the university research and scholarship. The aim of the PhD program is to provide research training in a manner that fosters the development of independent research skills in candidates.
These skills include the capacity to formulate a significant problem, to develop mastery of appropriate conceptual and methodological skills, and to relate the research topic to a broader framework of knowledge in the relevant disciplinary area. The doctoral thesis provides evidence of a contribution to knowledge with a level of originality consistent with 3-4 years of full-time study and research training. It also demonstrates a candidate's capacity for critical analysis and that he or she is capable of pursuing scholarly and programmatic research.