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
  • Mar
  • May
  • 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
Goh Sze Wei
Goh Sze Wei
IMI BA in International Hotel & Tourism Management
Sales Coordinator, Malaysia
National Sales Team, Leisure
Sheraton Imperial Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Graduated 2014
Throughout my studies in KDU UC, SHTCA and all its lecturers have educated, trained and imparted their knowledge, experience and know how to prepare me to face the challenges in the hotel/hospitality industry.