Certificate in Hotel Operations

KPT/JPS (PA 6154) 07/20

First step into the dynamic hospitality industry.

The Certificate in Hotel Operations equips students with the essential learning and fundamental skills needed to step into further studies of the dynamic international hospitality industry of today. Students will be introduced to the various facets of hospitality operations such as front office, housekeeping, food and beverage service, and culinary arts.

The programme covers both practical and theoretical aspects by combining both classroom learning and industry placement to prepare those who intend to continue their education or join the work force.

Upon graduation, students may articulate into the hospitality, culinary, business or communication diploma programmes at KDU.
 
Programme Structure
DURATION
1 year 5 months
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU College, Damansara Jaya
YEAR 1
  • Basic Accounting
  • Higher Elementary English
  • Introduction to the Hospitality Industry
  • Introduction to Beverage Studies
  • Introduction to Personal Development Planning
  • Principles of Front Office
  • Principles of Housekeeping
  • Principles of Kitchen Operations
  • Principles of Pastry Skills
  • Principles of Restaurant Operations
  • Theory of Catering
  • Theory of Food
  • Theory of Pastry & Bakery
YEAR 2
  • Industrial Placement
MPU
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
  • Cultural Studies
  • Elementary English
  • Pengajian Malaysia 1 (Local Students)
Fees & Intakes
2017 INTAKE DATES
  • 9 Jan
  • 27 Mar
  • 22 May
  • 4 Sep
ESTIMATED FEES
  • RM13,704 (MALAYSIAN STUDENT)   

  • RM18,404 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENT)
Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM :
Pass with min. 1 Credit
  • UEC :
Min. 1 Credit
Any other qualifications deemed equivalent by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia (or as stated in the Document Senarai Nilai Taraf Kelayakan Akademik, Malaysian Qualifications Agency)Pass (Subject to review and approval of certified transcripts)
ENGLISH REQUIREMENT
Local Student :Pass (SPM / 1119 / UEC / O Levels examination)
International Student :Band 5.0 in IELTS; or a score of 173 (computer-based) or 59 (internet-based); or 500 (paper-based) in TOEFL
*If English language requirements are not fulfilled, additional English module(s) may be taken at KDU University College.
STUDENT TESTIMONIALS
Jonathan Lee Cheng Yee
Jonathan Lee Cheng Yee
IMI BA in International Hotel & Tourism Management
Management Trainee – Hilton Worldwide
Graduated 2013
​KDU UC provides me an amazing opportunity to be an exchange student to France during my last semester of my BA studies.
EVENTS CALENDAR
Sep
26
EduCanada School Visit Tour Fall 2017
Date :
26 September 2017
Time :
10am – 11am
Venue :
KDU College, Damansara Jaya
Nov
4
Convocation Day 2017
Date :
4 November 2017
Time :
9.30am – 12.00pm
Venue :
KDU University College, Utropolis, Glenmarie