What will I learn?

This programme is designed to develop a strong fundamental understanding in the key areas of hospitality operations and management. Students will acquire a thorough appreciation of hospitality management within the accommodation industry, as well as gain operational and strategic management skills required for hotel management.

The programme can be completed within 18 months, that is, 12 months of institutional training and 6 months of industrial attachment. Students are required to complete all the 8 modules before proceeding with industrial attachment.

Attachment opportunities with our hotel partners:

  • Avant Hotels (Singapore) Pte Ltd
  • Copthorne Kings
  • Grand Copthorne Waterfront
  • Hotel Miramar (Singapore) Ltd
  • IBIS Singapore on Bencoolen
  • Link Hotels International Pte Ltd
  • M Hotel Singapore
  • M Social Singapore
  • Merchant Court Pte Ltd
  • Mercure Singapore Bugis
  • Orchard Hotel Singapore
  • Royal Plaza on Scotts
  • Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel
  • Studio M Hotel
  • The Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore
  • The Fullerton Hotel Singapore
  • The Pan Pacific Hotel Singapore
  • The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
  • The Singapore Island Country Club

Career Opportunities

  • Meetings, Expositions, Events and Conventions (MEEC)
  • Accommodation Sector
  • Food Service
  • Guest Relations

Progression Pathway

Upon completion of the Diploma Programme, students will receive 13 continuing education (CE) points. Students who successfully earn 25 CE points with at least 3 years of working experience in the industry will be qualified to apply to sit the Certified Meeting Professional examination. The CMP credentials are recognized globally as the badge of excellence in the meeting, convention, exhibition and event industry.

Upon successful completion of the Diploma programme, graduates can advance directly into Year 2 of the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Hospitality and Tourism Management (Top-up) by Edinburgh Napier University. Possible programme completion in 16 months.

The 12-month institutional training programme consists of 8 modules, amounting to a total of 320 contact hours and must be completed before proceeding with the 6-month industrial attachment.

Assessment and Examination

Assessment of this programme may include assignments, tests, projects and final examinations as well as an industrial attachment.

Programme Outline
Core Modules

  • Principles of Hospitality Management
  • Globalisation
  • Marketing for Tourism and Hospitality
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Foodservice Operations and Management
  • Career Preparation
  • Accommodation Operations
  • Meetings, Expositions, Events and Conventions (MEEC)
  • Industrial Attachment

Guest lecturers from Singapore Association of Convention & Exhibition Organisers & Suppliers (SACEOS) will be teaching this module.

The delivery of modules may not follow the sequence as shown and is subject to change.

Requirements for Graduation

Upon successful completion of all required modules / programme internship (if necessary).

Which department am I in?

School of Business and Management

Study options

Full Time (18 months)

Tuition fees
SG $12,840 for the entire course

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected October 2021

Venue

PSB Academy

City Campus,

Marina Square, 6 Raffles Blvd, #03-200,

039594, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students

Completed High School / Higher Secondary School Certificates from respective international countries or equivalent. For more details, please visit the institution website.

  • IELTS with an overall score of 5.5 (with writing sub band no less than 5.0)
  • TOEFL Paper-based test score of 525 / TOEFL Computer-based test score of 196 / TOEFL Internet based test score of 69 with minimum score of 14 in writing
  • Minimum Grade C6 in GCE O-Level English / Pearson Test for English (PTE-A) test score of 46
  • Completed of PSB Academy Certificate In English Proficiency (CEP) Level 5
  • An equivalent English language qualification
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About PSB Academy

PSB Academy offers industry-focused study options through its partnerships with international AACSB-accredited business schools and universities.

  • Based out of two campuses in Singapore
  • Trains students to be industry ready
  • Faculty includes researchers from top global universities
  • 8/10 graduates were employed within six months