The course aims to provide students with an understanding of the supervisory, decision-making and leadership aspects of the hospitality and tourism industry. In addition it is also designed to develop independent research and study skills required when working at supervisory or middle managerial level in the industry. It is therefore an excellent preparation for either entry to the workplace or as a springboard into access to the University .
Duration: 1 year
A minimum of 3 credits (including English and a pass in Mathematics) or a certificate in tourism or hotel management or at least five years’ work experience in the field of study. Upon completion of the diploma, students have the option of pursuing a BSC at the University of The Gambia, but MUST meet the standard university entry requirement of 5 credits including English and Mathematics or 3 credits including English or Mathematics for mature students, and students may have an advance standing for any of the corresponding subjects, but at a minimum grade B score.
Course Fee: D18, 000.00 (excluding a library and student union fee of D1200)
Application forms are available at the University Accounts Office, Administrative Building, Kanifing, at a non-refundable fee of D300.00. Payment for application forms should be made at any Trust Bank Branch. Completed application forms, together with photocopies of relevant certificates and other supporting documents should be submitted to the Admissions Office, Administrative Building, Kanifing Campus, on or before 13th April 2020.
Classes begin on 4th May 2020.
NB: Students are to expect a week long local destination field trip at a cost ranging from D3000 to D5000 depending on operational periods.
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