Study Plan

I. Study Duration

The normal study period of Master of International Tourism Management program is 2 years. The maximum study period is 3 years.

II. Study Mode

Lectures

III. Medium of Instruction

Chinese and English

IV. Majors

  1. MICE and Event Management
  2. Gaming Management
  3. Tourism Planning and Management
  4. Hotel Management

V. Course Structure

Table 1: Core Courses (18 Credits)

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

MBTZ01

Introduction to International Tourism Management

3

MBTZ02

Strategic Marketing Management for the International Tourism Industry

3

MBTZ03

Financial Management and Cost Control for Tourism Organizations

3

MBTZ04

Tourism Research Methods

3

MBTZ05

Human Resources Management for the International Tourism Industry

3

MBTZ06

Management Information Systems in Tourism Industry

3

Table 2: Specialization Elective Courses *(9 Credits)

MICE and Event Management

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

MBTM01

Strategic Management of MICE and Events

3

MBTM02

Planning and Operation Management of MICE and Events

3

MBTM03

Term Project of MICE and Events

3

Gaming Management

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

MBTG01

Operations of Modern Gaming Industry

3

MBTG02

Special Topics in Gaming and Casino Strategic Management

3

MBTG03

Term Project of International Tourism and Gaming Management

3

Tourism Planning and Management

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

MBTT01

Strategic Tourism Destination Management

3

MBTT02

Services Management in Hotel and Tourism Industry

3

MBTT03

Term Project of Tourism Planning and Project Management

3

Hotel Management

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

MBTH01

Environmental Management for Hotels and Tourism Destinations

3

MBTH02

Business Analysis for Hotel and Tourism Industry

3

MBTH03

Term Project of International Tourism and Hotel Management

3

Table 3: Thesis (12 Credits)

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

MBTZ00

Thesis

12

* The University preserves the right to cancel any major due to insufficient enrollment. 

VI. Study Requirements

  1. Students are required to complete six core courses from Table 1 and three elective courses from Table 2, a total of 27 credits. (Two elective courses from one specialization, one elective course from other specialization). 
  2. Complete a master degree thesis with no less than 20,000 words, and pass the oral defence, a total of 12 credits.

VII. Study Period

  1. The duration for taking all courses is 12 months and the duration for thesis writing is 9 months.
  2. In general, classes will be scheduled Monday to Friday, day or night time. 

VIII. Graduation Requirements

Upon approval from the Senate of the University, a Master’s Degree will be conferred on a student when he or she has:

  1. Completed and met the requirements as prescribed in the study plan of his or her program within the specific study period, and achieved a cumulative GPA of 2.50 *or above (excluding dissertation)
  2. Abided by the regulations of the University
  3. Cleared all fees and charges, and returned all University’s property and equipment borrowed

* Students admitted in or before academic year 2018/2019, please refer to the rules and regulations as stipulated in the intake academic year study plan.

If students pass all courses required in Table 1 and 2 above with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above, but fail to pass the final thesis oral defense during the specified period, he/she will receive a certificate of completion.

Note: All curriculums and study plans are based on the newest announcement of the Boletim Oficial da Região Administrativa Especial de Macau.

※ In case of any discrepancy, the Chinese version shall prevail.

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