MQA: A9604 KPT: R/811/4/0222

Diploma in Tourism Management

Course ID
2 Years 6 Month
Credit Hour

MQA: A9604 KPT: R/811/4/0222

Tourism industry, to develop travel related skills such as geographical skills, marketing skills, and negotiation skills.

Diploma in Tourism Management programme (DTM) in Innovative International College’s is designed to prepare students for the future of the tourism industry.

The programme will provide students with the skills, knowledge and attitudes to work in the tourism industry, travel sector, airlines and transportation, leisure and recreation, as well as events. Tourism industry, to develop travel related skills such as geographical skills, marketing skills, and negotiation skills.

Innovative International College programmes are available across several intake dates throughout the year. We encourage students to apply a month before intake starts to ensure a smooth registration, on-boarding and orientation process before classes begins.

Entry requirements

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

Pass in SPM or equivalent with THREE (3) credits includinga credit in Bahasa Melayu and pass in History.


*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the college Admissions Department.

Course structure and modules

The curriculum places a strong emphasis on key skills in communication, human relations, and tourism operations and management.

1st Year

  • Introduction to Tourism
  • Travel Geography
  • Malaysian Studies
  • English Language 1
  • Innovative and Creativity Computer Applications for Tourism
  • Principle of Accounting
  • Transportation Operations
  • Asian History
  • Culture and Heritage
  • Web Design for Tourism
  • English Language 2
  • Moral/Islamic Studies
  • Principle of Marketing
  • Principle of Economics
  • Principle of Environment
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan
  • Introduction to Event Management

2nd Year

  • Tourism in South-East Asia
  • Business Communication
  • World Civilization: Europe
  • Middle East and America
  • Tourism Field Studies
  • Tour Management & Operations
  • Industrial Training
  • International Study Tour sustainable Tourism Studies
  • Foreign Language 1 (Introductory Russian 1, Introductory French 1, Introductory Arabic 1, Introductory Korean 1, Introductory Japanese 1)

3rd Year

  • Tourism Project
  • Principle of Human Resources Management
  • Tourism and Hospitality Law
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship, Global Touris
  • Foreign Language 2 (Introductory Russian 2, Introductory French 2, Introductory Arabic 2, Introductory Korean 2, Introductory Japanese 2)

Career opportunities

career in the tourism industry includes opportunities in many different areas such as:

Tour Consultant

Tour Manager

Tour Planner

Tour Guide

Ticketing Officer (Airline & Travel Agency)

Reservation Officer

Marketing Executive / Manager (Airline & Travel Agency)

Event Coordinator / Executive / Manager

Sales Coordinator / Executive / Manager

Operation Coordinator / Executive / Manager