Programme Objectives and Courses

  • Participation in tourism business.
  • Management of tourism companies.
  • Development of tourism programs.
  • Supervising the management of tourist services.
  • Supervising the progress of work within the travel and tourism offices.
  • Knowledge of the tourist terms used in tourism and travel offices.
  • Ability to deal with accounting matters in offices of tourism and travel.
  • Ability to use Amadeus booking system.
  • Ability to perform customer service.
  • Knowledge of social, legal, ethical and technological forces in tourism.
  • Appreciation for the global nature of tourism and appropriate measures to operate effectively in international settings.
  • Ability to explain the diverse nature of tourism.
  • Ability to interpret and evaluate tourism as a phenomenon and as a business system.
  • Ability to identify and assess relationships and networks relative to building tourism capacity.
  • Ability to plan, organize and control effective and efficient tourism operations.
  • Will be able to apply, and evaluate marketing strategies for tourism destinations and organizations.

Programme Details

The program is designed according to the need of the local market to specialize in tourism and travel management. The program includes training in basic skills in specialization such as tourism product development, airline ticketing skills, tourism and travel accounting, skills of booking Amadeus, general English and computer skills, the degree awarded to the graduate is the diploma in tourism management, which is the management of tourism and travel offices for two years, in addition to practical training.

  • Age “ 18 – 33 “.
  • High School graduates.
  • Aptitude Test “ HRDF “.
  • Gosi Clearance Proof .
  • Proof of not receiving any subsidy from HRDF.
  • Health fitness.
  • English entry level.

  • Mode of delivery: Face-to-face, blended learning platforms, online, research, student centered learning, tutorials, lecture, presentations, assessments, project-based assignments, and applied learning.
  • Final assessment: Written/Practical exams and final projects.
  • Graduation requirements: 60%.
  • Total contact hours: 2200 - 2300 hours full-time.
  • Duration of program: Academic Study: 18 Months and Work Placement / Internship: 6 Months.

Students who successfully complete the program (academic study and work placement/internship) will be awarded with the Certificate in Tourism Management Diploma by HTMi. Saudi Arabia – Higher Institute for Tourism & Hospitality.

  • Principles of Marketing.
  • Principles Sales.
  • Technical English “ 1 “.
  • Technical English “ 2 “.
  • Consumer Behavior.
  • Customer Care.
  • Market Analysis.
  • Communication Skills.
  • Point of Sales Techniques.
  • Business Correspondence.
  • Market Study.
  • Accounting & Cost Controlling.
  • Marketing Applications.
  • E Marketing.
  • Supply & Demand.
  • Retail Functions.
  • Products presentation Art.
  • Graduation Project.
  • Field Training.

Course is a two years program, 2070 training hours

Graduates build applicable skills through knowledge in tourism agencies, airports, touristic attractions, amusement parks and heritage coupled with a broad education and awareness of qualifications and attitudes which will expose graduates for responsible leadership roles in the tourism sector.