Master of Science (MSc) in Global Hospitality Business

General

Program Description

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Features

  • Tripartite programme jointly offered by the SHTM in Hong Kong, École hôtelière de Lausanne in Switzerland and the Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the University of Houston in the USA
  • Extensive exposure in 3 intense semesters on 3 campuses across 3 continents
  • Students equipped with strong insights into 3 distinct markets and immersed culturally in the international business environment
  • Diverse and dynamic student body and strong alumni networks of 3 universities
  • Programme received the 2020 ICHRIE McCool Breakthrough Award recognising its unique approach to hospitality graduate education

Who Should Enrol?

  • Motivated and talented students from all over the world
  • Ambitious talents who want to develop their global perspectives and cultural immersion in the global hospitality business
  • Anyone who wants to embark on an international career in hospitality business

Student Reflections

“This programme is special. We help each other, we all want to be a better person. My final goal is to become a consultant in the hospitality industry.”— Ms Stephanie Ho, student from Hong Kong

“This experience will allow me to be comfortable in any environment. It’s my ultimate dream to hopefully bring in a Four Seasons to Zimbabwe which has one of the Seven Wonders of the World.”— Mr Rutendo Brando Matingo, student from Canada

“Everyone is motivated. Everybody has a purpose here and they’re ready to bring it to class. What I’m enjoying about the programme is the professors, they work in the industry and it’s very important for us in order to have real life examples.”— Mr Ignacio Rodriguez Fernandez Victorio, student from Spain

Last updated Aug 2019

About the School

Rated No. 1 in the world in the “Hospitality and Tourism Management” category according to ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020, placed No. 1 globally in the “Commerce, Managemen ... Read More

Rated No. 1 in the world in the “Hospitality and Tourism Management” category according to ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020, placed No. 1 globally in the “Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services” category in the University Ranking by Academic Performance in 2019/2020 and ranked No. 1 in the world in the “Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism” subject area by the CWUR Rankings by Subject 2017, the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is uniquely positioned to not only ride the Asian wave, but also to lead it in educational excellence. Read less