Programmes Leading to PolyU-SPEED Awards

 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Convention and Event Management*
Programme Code84061
Awarding InstitutionSchool of Professional Education and Executive Development, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Programme Starting Date03 Sep 2018
Aims and ObjectivesThe Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Convention and Event Management aims to equip students with the necessary academic, operational, and professional knowledge and skills which can help them perform competently in the convention and event industry.

The primary objectives of the programme are to:
  • develop graduates who can contribute to the operations and management of a convention and event, hospitality, tourism and/ or related service business or organization in an efficient, effective and sustainable way;
  • offer a multidisciplinary education that equips students with the professional knowledge and skills needed for a broad range of complex, managerial and specialised work activities in the convention and event, tourism, and hotel industry; and
  • develop graduates who can significantly contribute to the total quality service delivery to convention and event, hospitality, tourism and service-related customers.

    * The programme is subject to approval by PolyU in mid-2018.
  • Normal Duration2 years (full-time mode)
    Medium of InstructionEnglish (except for subjects with Chinese requirements)
    Programme LeaderDr Bruce Tsui (BBA, MSc, D.HTIM, CHE)