12 credits at Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) in the 1st semester
Students should pay the tuition fees directly to the institution where the courses are offered. The estimated total is approximately HK$520,746 (Subject to exchange rate fluctuation). Prospective students should note that the tuition fees do not include other additional expenses. For more details, please check with the host institution.
Dr Catherine Cheung
Associate Dean and Associate Professor
The SHTM offers a considerable number of scholarships of up to HKD50,000 to qualified students in the MSc in Global Hospitality Business programme who have demonstrated a high level of academic merit, honours, and awards. For details, please visit shtm.polyu.edu.hk.
The programme aim is to develop global hospitality managers with a regional awareness derived from first-hand business experience. While balancing the arts and sciences of hospitality, they are equipped with the knowledge and skills to excel in a multicultural environment.
Support for the programme has been sought from the industry, as follows:
Accor • Bench Events • Candrian Catering • citizenM hotels • Dorchester Collection • Dusit International • Fairmont Raffles Hotels International • Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts • Groupe Laurent-Perrier • Harilela Hotels • Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre • Hong Thai Travel Services • Hyatt International • Jumeirah Group • Marco Polo Hotels • Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts • Pacific Asia Travel Association • Regal Hotels International • Rhombus International Hotels Group • Servair • STR • Swiss International Air Lines • Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts • The Indian Hotels Company • Travel Industry Council of Hong Kong • Worldhotels • Yue Hwa Chinese Products Emporium
Compulsory Subjects taken at Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) (1st semester)
Compulsory Subjects taken at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) (2nd semester)
Compulsory Subjects taken at University of Houston (UH) (3rd semester)
If the applicant is a non-native speaker of English and his/her Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification is awarded by an institution where the medium of instruction is not English, the applicant is required to demonstrate his/her proficiency in English by achieving:
Applicants may be required to attend interviews or tests to further demonstrate their language proficiency.
All applicants should also submit the following documents together with a completed online application form:
For further information on academic matters, please contact:
Dr Catherine Cheung (tel: (852) 3400 2259; email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Alternatively, please visit the SHTM's website at here.
A personal resume (CV) is required
A self-recommendation letter (or personal statement) that includes self-introduction, career aspirations and reasons for pursuing study in this programme (not more than 400 words) is required.
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