Bachelor of Tourism & Hospitality management

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Advent/September intake – Full -Time Day and Evening at UCU – Mukono/Main campus.

In addition to the other University admission requirements for undergraduate Programmes, one of the following categories will allow admission to this course:

  1. Direct entrants with Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent, and least 2 A’ level advanced principle passes in Economics, Mathematics, Entrepreneurship and natural sciences taken in the same sitting;
  2. Relevant Diploma, in a relevant field of study, from a recognised institution of higher learning;
  3. A pass in mature-age examination – such candidates must be Ugandan nationals of at least 25 years and have formal education. Those who are successful, in both the written and oral examination, are considered for admission.

Three years with maximum of five years to complete

The Bachelor of Tourism and hospitality management in the School of Business focuses on preparing graduates for serving others in leisure, entertainment, and culinary industries. Critical Thinking, problem-solving skills, and the ability to work in a team will be emphasised along with Christian Principles, including moral and ethical behaviour in light of the life of christ.

Among the more than 40 courses leading to this degree programme are those dealing with plants and wildlife, promotion, food management, convention and concert planning and accommodation.

Graduates of this programme will be qualified for serving in their own businesses or working in other hospitality industries such as national parks and hotels. possible jobs are related to hospitality, tour, catering and events. Possible positions are customer hospitality manager, relationship manager, tourism resource planner, and safari tour guide, among others.