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The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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BSc (Hons) Scheme in Hotel and Tourism Management (Hotel Management / Smart Tourism and Hospitality / Event and Experience Management) 酒店及旅遊管理(榮譽)理學士組合課程 (酒店管理 / 智慧旅遊及酒店產業 / 會展及體驗管理)

HOTEL & TOURISM MGT

Short Description

The BSc (Hons) Scheme in Hotel and Tourism Management educates students about the business of hotel, smart tourism, and event and experience management. Its customer-service focus enables graduates to excel in the hotel, tourism, event and experience and the broader service industries. This multidisciplinary programme prepares students for careers at the management level in the hotel, tourism, event and experience, and broader service industries, either locally or internationally. Students learn to be customer-focused, analytical and independent, and at the same time develop communication and leadership skills. They also gain a global perspective to meet the growing challenges that are faced by the dynamic hotel, tourism, event and experience, and broader service industries. Students choose one of the five options within the scheme: Hotel Management, Smart Tourism and Hospitality, Event and Experience Management, Hotel and Tourism Management with a Secondary Major in Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics (AIDA), or Hotel and Tourism Management with a Secondary Major in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IE).

Remarks:

  • Students will be awarded one of the following degrees upon successful completion of the graduation requirements of the programme.
    • BSc (Hons) in Hotel and Tourism Management (Hotel Management)
    • BSc (Hons) in Hotel and Tourism Management (Smart Tourism and Hospitality)
    • BSc (Hons) in Hotel and Tourism Management (Event and Experience Management)
    • BSc (Hons) in Hotel and Tourism Management with a Secondary Major in AIDA
    • BSc (Hons) in Hotel and Tourism Management with a Secondary Major in IE
  • The decision to admit a student into a specific programme option will be made by the School based on the student’s choice, overall GPA in Year 1 and/or interview results. The students will be asked to rank their choices during the second semester of their Year 1 study for the School’s consideration and approval.
  • Subject to the School’s approval, students may be allowed to transfer between the three specialism options before they begin their work-integrated education credits if they, after the transfer, can still manage to complete all of the credits required for graduation within 4 years.
  • These programmes are available to students enrolled in the BSc (Hons) Scheme in Hotel and Tourism Management. Admission into the secondary major is on a competitive basis and subject to different credit requirements for graduation.

Requirements

  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Same as General Entrance Requirements
There is no compulsory subject requirement. Preferred subject with the highest weighting for admission score calculation includes:
  • English Language

Preference will also be given to applicants with good results in languages.
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTS 3
Or
ANY 1 SUBJECT 3
MATHEMATICS EXTENDED MODULE 1 OR 2 3

Flexibilities on admission selection are available as follows:

  1. Individual schemes / programmes will accept one relevant Applied Learning (ApL) subject for meeting the entrance requirements. An attainment at Attained with Distinction (I) level or above / Attained with Distinction (obtained in 2017 or before) is required.
  2. Other Language subjects (i.e. Category C) offered in the HKDSE Examination will be accepted as elective subjects. Grade E or above is required.
  3. If students have taken both M1 and M2, they will only be considered as one subject and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.
  4. Students endorsed by schools for meeting EDB’s specified circumstances and having achieved the required grade in Chinese in one of the following examinations will be regarded as obtaining a Level 3 in HKDSE Chinese for meeting our entrance requirements:
    Exam                      Level                      Min. Grade            
    GCE O-Level C
    GCSE N/A C / 4
    IGCSE N/A C / 4
    HKDSE ApL(C) N/A Attained
    GCE A-Level E
    GCE AS-Level E
  5. No penalty is applied to applicants with multiple attempts in HKDSE Examination. Similar subjects are considered once and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.
  6. There is no compulsory subject requirement for our schemes / programmes. Preferred subjects, if applicable, are listed in the 'Entrance Requirements & Subject Weightings' section of individual scheme / programme entries. Satisfactory performance in preferred subjects will have a positive influence on admission selection. However, applicants who have not taken the preferred subjects will still be considered for admission but they may need to take relevant underpinning subjects after admission to PolyU.
  7. For admission to Scheme in Nursing, the BSc (Hons) in Nursing and BSc (Hons) in Mental Health Nursing, students must have Level 3 or above in at least two HKDSE elective subjects from Category A. Please click here for details of the HKDSE subject categories.
  8. The study places offered by PolyU through JUPAS are intended primarily for admission of local school leavers. Applicants who are studying a scheme / programme or have attained qualifications at the same or above level as the schemes / programmes for which they are applying will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  9. Please note that local and non-local applicants are considered under different admission routes with different intake quotas. Non-local applicants seeking admission on the basis of HKDSE results should submit their applications directly to PolyU. Please click here for details on the admission requirements for non-local applicants.
  10. Applicants who fall short slightly on the general entrance requirements of our schemes / programmes but meet the following conditions will be specially considered for admission:
    a) with one HKDSE subject result falling one level below the required level but with an admission score at least one point higher than the scheme-based average score for the best 5 HKDSE subjects of the last admissions exercise; and
    b) have selected PolyU’s schemes / programmes as their Band A choices i.e. first 3 priorities, in JUPAS.
  11. The flexibility for special consideration for admission is extended to sports talents under the Outstanding Sportsmen Recommendation Schemes (OSRS), applicants being nominated under Multi-faceted Excellence Scholarship (MES) / School Principal’s Nominations (SPN), as well as applicants with outstanding achievements in Other Experiences and Achievements in Competitions / Activities (OEA). Conditional offers with more favorable conditions will be issued to the applicants concerned.

Calculation of scores for applicants with more than 1 sitting in HKDSE Examination

No penalty is applied to applicants with multiple attempts in HKDSE Examination. Similar subjects are considered once and the best grade will be taken into consideration during admission selection.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100

Contacts

General Office of the School of Hotel and Tourism Management

Email: hminfo@polyu.edu.hk

Tel: 3400 2200 / 3400 2201

Statistics

Application Statistics (after Modification of Programme Choices)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2022 1123 890 1348 1529 1130 6020

Offer Statistics (as at the Announcement of the Main Round Offer Results)

Year Band A Band B Band C Band D Band E Total
2022 94 0 0 0 0 94