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Travel and Service Business Entrepreneurship

Mahidol University

48 months
8178 USD/year
6310 USD/year
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The Travel and Service Business Entrepreneurship program of Mahidol University is offered by the Tourism and Hospitality Management Division.


The Travel and Service Business Entrepreneurship program of Mahidol University copes with the tendency of tourism growth, universities in Thailand have been developing a common academic curriculum in tourism and hospitality so that an individual’s qualifications can be mutually recognized so as to aid labor mobility. From the perspective of tourism and hospitality practitioners, the industry does not only value graduates with academic knowledge, but also has a high demand for well-rounded graduates in foreign language skills, intercultural communications, analytical skills, and creative ideas which are required as important skills for the 21st century.

Our program is designed to:

  • Bridge theories and practices on the knowledge relating to International Hospitality Management
  • Enhance the linguistic skills of students in mastering more foreign languages
  • Reflect the components of ASEAN, internationalization and globalization
  • Instill ethical values
  • Develop creativity and analytical skills of students
  • Underpin academic, practical, and professional expertise
  • Satisfy the demand of the fast-changing marketplace and
  • Provide more opportunities for cooperation between the industry and education institutions, particularly in the area of overseas student exchanges and internships

Career Opportunities

85% of THM students are hired before their graduation. A large number of them get a job offer during the internship period.

Job Opportunities After Graduation

Private Sector

Students will be able to work in the private sector specifically in the hospitality and tourism industry such as hotels, restaurants, airlines, cruise ships, hospital, spa, or travel agencies. They have been trained to gain practitioner-level skills with emphasis on management.

Potential careers after graduation include positions in operational management in the areas mentioned. Our alumni have proven themselves to be successful middle- to senior management professionals.

Public Sector

Students who are interested in events and exhibitions can avail of job opportunities in organizations  in the public sector such as Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) or Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT).


Students can start their own business in the hospitality industry. They can run and operate their own hotels and restaurants.

Other Possible Career Paths

Students are trained to acquire interpersonal, cross-cultural, communication / third language, and problem-solving skills, enabling them to apply these in other professions in different fields such as consumer products.

Students are trained in basic research methods, including quantitative and qualitative approaches. These skills are applicable for working in the field of research in the areas of tourism and hospitality.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Management
  • Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Industry 
  • Business Communication 
  • Digital Technology for Hospitality Industry
  • Consumer Behavior for International Hospitality Management 
  • Laws and Ethics for Hospitality and Tourism

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students:

  • July 10 (trimester 1)


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A copy of your high school transcript (with English translation)
  • GED submissions must pass 4 subjects with a minimum score of 600 and an official high school transcript of grade 10 or its equivalence with at least 2 terms.
  • A certified copy of your high school diploma or its equivalent (with English translation)
  • School Profile in English Version
  • Three 1”x1” photographs
  • Non-native English speaking applicants must submit official results from either the TOEFL iBT or Copy of IELTS Academic with at least 2 years’ validity
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A photocopy of your passport
  • Statement of Purpose (250 words at least)
  • Medical Certificate
  • Financial Statement
  • Application fee 50 USD or 1,500 THB

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8178 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32713 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    6310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25240 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  •  794,400 Baht - Resident 
  • 1,029,600 Baht - Non-resident 

Living costs for Bangkok

23180 - 36560 THB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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