UCSI University’s Diploma in Leisure Management
introduces students to the study of business related to travel,
tour operations and events. The sector provides services such as
transportation, accommodation and entertainment for the local
as well as the international market. Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) is also an inherent part of the
programme. Besides technical knowledge, the programme also
focused on building eﬀective communication, interpersonal
relationships, negotiation and persuasion techniques and skills.
Coursework percentage and written examination percentage. This programme provides students with relevant, interesting, stimulating and practical experience via a variety of teaching and practical techniques. Different dynamic learning processes are employed in the delivery of this programme, such as lectures, tutorials, team-based project, real life system development, presentations and independent projects supervised by supervisors from university lecturers or industry experts. The work-based learning is very much practical oriented.
SPM / O-Level
Other qualifications deemed equivalent to SPM/O-Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency
Overall average score of 50%
A distinction (A+, A or A-) in the English Language subject at SPM/UEC level; or MUET Band 4; or a score of 196 (computer-based) / 525 (writing-based) / 69-70 (internet-based) in TOEFL; or Band 5.5 in IELTS.
In the event that the English Language Requirements are not met, student may be required to undertake additional English module(s) prior to or concurrently with the undergraduate programme, based on the University’s decision.
* International students holding equivalent academic qualifications but which are not conducted in English, are required to sit for the English Placement Test, which may result in the taking of the Certificate in English programme (1 to 10 months). Students who intend to pursue the above undergraduate programme directly, are advised to fulfil the above English requirements prior to commencing their studies at the University.
Students may expect to be employed by:
Travel Agency Manager
Theme park Manager
Tourism Project Manager
Convention Centre Manager
Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality Industry
Tour and Travel Operations
Introduction to Leisure and Recreation
English Foundation for Hospitality and Tourism
Extra-curricular Learning Experience 1 (MPU-U4)
Writing for Academic Purpose
Introduction to Management
Fundamentals of Marketing
Hospitality and Tourism Communication
Study Skills and Employability (MPU-U2)
Hospitality and Tourism Economics
Introduction to Accounting
Leisure and Recreation Risk Management
Geography for Travel and Tourism
Visitor Attractions Management
Resort, Spa and Wellness
Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions
Casino, Club and Resort Management
Extra-curricular Learning Experience II (MPU-U4)
Hospitality and Tourism Law
Introduction to Human Resort Management
Introduction to Foreign Languages in Hospitality
Malaysian Traditional Food (MPU-U3)
General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
–   For Malaysian students:
–   For Foreign students:
Communication in Bahasa Melayu 2
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