School: Nanyang Institute of Management

Course: Advanced Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management

Course Objectives

This programme provides an in-depth study of the tourism and hospitality industry and is tailored for applicants who are keen on upgrading their professional competency in this trade. It provides insights of the industry and designed to equip participants with managerial knowledge to embrace the challenges of the trade.

Key learning outcomes in this programme are:

  • In-depth look into the handling of human resource management theories and leadership principles in the context of complex work situations of the tourism industry.
  • Ability to organize and manage events
  • Understanding the complexities of marketing the tourism product
  • Knowledge and awareness of the importance of legal, quality and safety issues in the management of the hospitality/tourism product
  • Ability to manage the resort and leisure facilities
  • Understanding the management of accounting and financial aspects in the tourism/hospitality product
  • Understanding the job of the General Manager in a hospitality organization
  • The ability to successfully set-up and manage a food and beverage operations

Course Structure

  • Duration: 8 months for full-time
  • The average teacher-student ratio is 1 : 30
  • Maximum period allowed for a student to complete the course is 3 years

Mode of Delivery

Lecture, tutorials, discussions, case studies and practical classes

Entry Requirements

  • Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management or equivalent
  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
  • Applicants who do not meet the minimum English Language proficiency requirements are required to sit and pass the NIM English Proficiency Test.
  • Applicants should be at least 17 years of age at the time of application.


Combination of written assignment, presentation, class tests, and examinations.


Upon successful completion of all 8 modules, the student will be awarded the Advanced Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management by Nanyang Institute of Management.

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