This programme aims to provide an advanced theoretical, conceptual and analytical knowledge and skills in Tourism Economics and Hotel Management through an interactive and application-oriented approach. The course targets those with an intermediate knowledge of the disciplines who wish to deepen their knowledge and skills to meet the demands of professional and academic careers in the booming tourism and hospitality sector.
Duration of the programme will be two years (part time), in which First-Year will be devoted to the Postgraduate Diploma and the Second Year will be allocated for the Masters. The entire program consists of two academic year calendars with four (4) semesters.
Postgraduate Diploma (Pg. DTEHM): One (01) year continue to,
Master Degree (MTEHM): Pg.DTEHM + One (01) year (total 2 years)
(a). The minimum academic entry qualification is a general degree from a recognized University in Sri Lanka.
(b). A Postgraduate Diploma or a professional qualification recognized by the University of Colombo as equivalent to a degree
(c). Three Year Management Diploma of Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (SLITHM) with Two Year Industry Experience
(d). Four Year Management Diploma of Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (SLITHM) with One-Year Diploma Programme (non-graduate) in Travel and Tourism Economics and Hotel Management and Two Year Industry Experience
(e). Any other qualifications or experience which demonstrates that a candidate possesses appropriate knowledge and skills at degree level.
Good working knowledge of English and the applicants must satisfy the University that they are sufficiently competent in the English language.
Application forms could be obtained either by sending a self addressed, stamped, 9”x4” envelope to the Department of Economics, University of Colombo, Reid Avenue, Colombo 7, during 8.30 am.- 5.00 p.m. on week days and weekends or downloading it from http://www.cmb.ac.lk/academic/arts/econ/mtehm of the department website.
Closing Date: December each year
Pg.Diploma Rs. 150,000.00*(Payment can be done in two instalments) - first year
Masters Rs. 150,000.00*(Payment can be done in two instalments) - second year
*subject to change by the University of Colombo
For further enquiries please contact
Dr D.A.C. Suranga Silva
Coordinator of the Programme
Mobile: 0773518500, 071810821 or 0716060995
Office Telephone: (011) 2502722, 2582666, 2596889
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