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Hotel and Tourism Management 

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Ph.D. On Campus
36 months
Duration
4485 EUR/year
4485 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Hotel and Tourism Management programme at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is designed for students pursuing applied research in their advanced education. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Its objective is to provide a theoretical and research base that prepares graduates for research and education positions in hospitality and tourism.

Education

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Hotel and Tourism Management programme at PolyU School of Hotel and Tourism Management offers advanced research training based on individual interests and career aspirations, which allows students to develop their ability to complete significant research in a specific area of hospitality or tourism. 

The intellectual and supportive environment fostered by the School encourages academic staff and students to collaborate to conduct research and disseminate information through scholarly publications, conference presentations, and research seminars. 

Graduates will make positive contributions to the growth and enhancement of hospitality and tourism research and education.

In addition to the regular Ph.D. programme, PolyU and the University of Surrey also join hands to offer Ph.D. programmes that will allow doctoral students from various disciplines to attain a dual Ph.D. from both institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics for Research in Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Quantitative Research Methods for Hotel and Tourism Management
  • Qualitative Research Methods for Hotel and Tourism Management
  • Theories and Concepts in Tourism
  • Ethics: Research, Professional and Personal Perspectives
  • Research Seminars 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

54 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

A Master's degree with a significant thesis/dissertation research component, at least one degree in hospitality and tourism management or a closely related field, and at least two years of industry work experience. Candidates without the prescribed educational and industry backgrounds may be admitted on an exceptional basis. Such students will have to obtain relevant industry experience prior to enrolment or during the first year of enrolment, and undertake extra coursework as determined by the supervisor and/or School Research Committee. Candidates whose Master's degrees did not include thesis/dissertation research components must provide other documented evidence of previous scholarly research experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4485 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4485 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    4485 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4485 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.

HKD42,100

Funding

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