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Hotel and Sustainable Tourism Management (Honours)

Open University of Hong Kong

48 months
10983 USD/year
8448 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Hotel and Sustainable Tourism Management (Honours) programme of the Open University of Hong Kong aims to provide high quality education in theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in various aspects of hotel and sustainable tourism management for those who wish to pursue their careers at managerial level in the hotel or eco-tourism industries.


Programme Intended Learning Outcomes (PILO)

  • Explain and critically review business theories and concepts to identify issues, analyse situations, and develop solutions for multi-faceted problems in organisational settings.
  • Critically evaluate issues and make informed judgements in view of the organisation’s strategies as well as ethical considerations.
  • Make contributions as a leader and member in a team setting and communicate effectively.
  • Command knowledge of the practices and activities of key aspects of hotel and sustainable tourism management.
  • Integrate and apply advanced analytical skills to address issues and make business decisions related to hotel and sustainable tourism management.
  • Assimilate and synthesise new knowledge in hotel and sustainable tourism management, apply it to solve problems related to operation in hotels and eco-tourism, and develop practical recommendations.

Career Prospects

Graduates of the Hotel and Sustainable Tourism Management (Honours) programme of the Open University of Hong Kong can develop their career in different tourism and hotel sectors. They can choose to serve either profit or non-profit organizations in the capacity of, for example, professional ecotourism resort hotel managers, ecotourism holiday planners or tourism environmental education officers.

Further Studies

Opportunities are available for the graduates of this programme to pursue postgraduate studies in Hong Kong and abroad. Students may continue to study for a master’s degree in tourism-related areas such as MICE, hotel, tourism marketing or real estate management; or other master’s degrees in business-related areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrated Business Functions
  • Finance for Managers
  • Event Management
  • Cultural Heritage Management
  • Advanced Tourism Management
  • Business Issues and Ethics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants with Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) qualifications are required to obtain Level 3 or above in Chinese Language and English Language, as well as Level 2 or above in Mathematics, Liberal Studies and an elective subject (or equivalent).
  • Applicants with local academic qualifications other than HKDSE are required to:
  • Complete Year 1 study of a recognized Associate Degree or Higher Diploma programme; or
  • Obtain Grade E or above in AS Chinese Language & Culture and Use of English, and 2 AL / 1 AL plus 2 AS / 4 AS subjects in the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (or equivalent).
  • Applicants with non-local academic qualifications are required to obtain:
  • Grade E or above in 2 AL / 1AL plus 2 AS subjects5 in the General Certificate of Education AL / International AL; or
  • An overall minimum score of 24 in the International Baccalaureate Diploma; or  
  • Other equivalent overseas academic qualifications (as determined by the University).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10983 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10983 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    8448 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8448 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National: 65,480 HKD per year
  • International: 85,124 HKD per year

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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


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