Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism


Established in 1998, the Department of Hospitality was geared towards the enhancement of hospitality values in our students so that they will, in turn , be instrumental in making a difference in the fast-growing tourism and hospitality industry in Malaysia and Southeast Asia.  Elevated to the Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism in 2004, the department continues in its commitment to this philosophy, which comes directly from our vision and mission, directing all our energies in producing hospitality graduates of calibre and potential through educational and vocational work force development.  The Faculty strive to achieve this by guiding our students to succeed on their own strengths and beliefs; as we help them develop their own unique potential, using competition and team spirit as our vehicle.  The Faculty believe that this will have a profound effect on each and every individual who passes through our hands and will make a difference and benefit the hospitality communities they may serve in.

Vision, Mission and Goal



To offer appropriate programmes to would provide a sound foundation in academic, practical and industrial exposure for our students towards successful employability in a highly demanding tourism and hospitality industry.



  • To determine the appropriate learning outcomes in our programmes based on the needs and aspirations of the hospitality industry;
  • To offer our students unique programme packages and itineraries that will differentiate our students’ experiences delightfully; and
  • To build and develop a strong bond with the hospitality industry based on mutual respect and understanding where our students can be assimilated seamlessly in a successful career with the tourism and hospitality industry.



  • To seek and employ highly skilled staff;
  • To develop, maintain, and upgrade educational programmes that provide meaningful employment for graduates;
  • To partner with local industrial players to identify knowledge and skills for success in the workplace;
  • To assess programme outcomes and student success for the improvement of the teaching-learning experience.

core values

Core Values




Dean's Message


Welcome to the Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism!

Dear Student,

Thank you for visiting Nilai University’s Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism. We are here to assist in your decision to undertake studies at diploma and degree levels.

There has never been a more opportune time to consider a career in the various fields of hospitality. This is why we have responded to the needs of the hospitality industry by offering the B.A. (Hons) in Business and Hospitality Management.

Our aim is to prepare well-rounded graduates for employment in hotel, tourism and services management positions in Malaysia and abroad. The programme focus on hotel operational skills, management practice in the tourism and hospitality industry and the skills needed for continued learning in a changing global business environment.

What attracts students to register with us, apart from the commitment to academic excellence, is the enthusiasm and friendliness of staff and students alike – and to this I attach the greatest of importance.

I hope that you will find what you are looking for in our webpage and that you will enjoy and benefit from your studies here in the Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism; and to the world of hospitality within.

Edward Felix Joseph
(Acting Dean, Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism)



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