Master of Business Administration in Leisure & Tourism Management

Application Dates
Course Overview
Masters (Coursework)
Tuition Fees
RM 39999
Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia
18 Months
Prior Study
Bachelor degree
Graduation Results
2.99 and lower (Pass)
Study Field


It combines the very best of a general MBA with further specialist knowledge in the area of leisure and tourism management. It is oriented towards key qualifications required for management positions in the tourism and leisure industry. It aims to convey specialised knowledge, methods and skills on an academic level still closely connected with practice. The course is designed to bridge professional competencies with analytical and theoretical experience to meet the strategic challenge facing business operations within the leisure and tourism industry worldwide. The course has been developed in close collaboration with business organisations and the leisure and tourism industry.

Entry Requirements

  • A Bachelor's Degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent as accepted by the HEP Senate OR
  • A Bachelor's Degree with CGPA below 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent can be accepted, subject to a minimum of five (5) years of working experience in relevant field

Course Structure

Year 1

Semester 1

  • Management
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Marketing Management
  • Quantitative Methods for Business

Semester 2

  • Financial Management
  • Organisational Behavior
  • Managerial Economics
  • Recreational Management
  • Research Methodology

 Year 2

Semester 3

  • Travel & Tourism
  • Event Management in Leisure & Tourism
  • Management of International Tourism
  • Strategic Management
  • Project Paper

Career Opportunities

  • Tourism Marketing
  • Hotel Marketing
  • Travel Marketing
  • Airline Operations
  • Government Tourism Departments
  • Travel Firms Research Departments
  • Travel Firms
  • Hotels
  • Leisure Complexes