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The Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management (FHTM) was formed in 1967 and is the pioneer hospitality faculty in Malaysia which offers a hospitality study programmes.

The faculty's focus is in line with the nation's aspiration to produce professionals in the field of hospitality and tourism. Therefore, the main objective of the faculty is to increase the number of skilled and well-trained Bumiputeras to fulfill the needs of the hospitality and tourism industries.

Besides the main campus in Shah Alam, the faculty runs its programmes in five other branch campusesnamely Terengganu, Pulau Pinang, Sarawak, Sabah and Melaka. The faculty has a total enrolment of more than 3000 full-time students. We are proud of our long track record in education and training thatis relevent to he workplace and to real world problems.

The expansion of the faculty in the branch campuses, and the establishment of its hospitality centre of excellence are indicators of our forward moving into new frontiers of knowledge and information. Two centres of excellence are designed to coordinate hospitality and tourism research and consultancy.

The faculty also take prides in its achievements and progress over the years of experience educating Malaysians in the field of hospitality and tourism. In addition to the traditional programmes of idploma and undergraduate studies, prospective stuents are now able to join postgraduste programmes which are Masters and Doctoral at the faculty.

In preparing the next generations to be the leaders of the industry, the faculty adopts and incorporates professional standards and goals of the industry into the curricular. Thus, industry linkages and participation in the academic arena are greatly emphasized.

 

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