Open University Malysia
The Executive Diploma in Hotel Management Programme provides students with comprehensive theory and practical knowledge of functioning of all the departments in Star Hotels. The Programme covers topics on Food Production, Bakery & Confectionary, Housekeeping, Food and Beverage service and Front office Management.
In addition students will be taught to develop a strong Communication in English and Hotel French and other allied subjects like Hotel Engineering Maintenance, Facility Planning, Travel and Tourism, Principles of Management, Hotel Accountancy, Hotel Law and Entrepreneurship to manage and practice entrepreneurship skills. They will be equipped to work in a professional 5 Star Hotel environment.
Hotel Industry is a part of the tourism industry which is world’s largest and fastest growing industry, accounting 9.8% of “World Tourism GDP”. It generates lots of foreign exchange earnings and employment opportunities around the world in the hospitality sector. Malaysia is in 15th place in Foreign Tourist Arrivals.
OUM established in August 2000 followed by its launch on 26 August 2002 by the then Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Dato' Seri Dr Mahathir Mohamad. With the motto "University for All", OUM believes in the democratisation of education, giving everyone a chance at self-actualisation and fulfilling their potential.OUM is appointed as an Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning ( APEL ) by Malaysian Qualification Agency.OUM Hosts Eighth Pan Common Wealth of LearningOUM has received MCC – APICTA – Best of Education and Training award. They Have 1,60,000 learners since inception. They have 33 Local training centres in Malaysia.
The Course duration is one year, with practical’s &Theory Modules
We are proud to boast the 100% placement records for the past years
Global growth and development of tourism have opened up innumerable openings. As a result graduate can look forward to following career opportunities:
The Training and Placement cell provides excellent infrastructure to support every stage of the placement process. Arrangement for the pre training and placements talks, written test, interviews and group discussion are made as per the requirements of the organization as well as the students. A regular corporate interaction weaves the thread to create a mosaic for hundred percent placements.