Schools & Departments

DEPARTMENT OF HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

INTRODUCTION

The Department of Hospitality and Tourism is fully committed towards promoting professionalism, creativity, skills and productivity in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.

Guided by qualified teaching staff, a reliable curriculum and efficient resources, this course offers the best experience to the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.

This department offers the students with the expertise, and skills to management, marketing and operation positions required in this dynamic and rampantly growing service sector. We also offer exemplary equipment facilities that provide the students with a hands-on approach to what their career path offers in the job market. This also aids the students in identifying the area they are best suited for in this broad field of study.

 

VISION

To be a leading world class university committed to positively empowering the Hospitality and Tourism Industry all over the world. This is achieved by providing graduates who are equipped with the academic and professional expertise, and transformational leadership skills.

 

MISSION

To contribute to the transformation of the society by providing high quality trained graduates to the Hospitality and tourism industry.

 

PURPOSE

This department aims at equipping the students with the fundamental knowledge and skill that are required to meet the diverse demands of an individual placed in the management or service positions within the Hospitality and Tourism Industry.

We also recognize the fact that Hospitality and Tourism is a key player among the largest sources of foreign exchange in Kenya, and the department is focused in producing the needed skill sets in our candidates to meet this demand.

 

CAREER OPTIONS

After successful completion in the programs offered in this department, graduates can venture into the broad area of Hospitality and Tourism.

The following are some of the places that offer career opportunities in this field of study:

  • Restaurants
  • Convention Centers
  • Government Food Services
  • Casinos
  • Tour Operators
  • Travel Agencies
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Resorts
  • Hospitals
  • Hotels

 

The following are some job titles the graduates can acquire in the field of careers:

 

  • Chefs and Head Cooks
  • Tour Guide
  • Amusement and Recreation Attendant
  • Concierges
  • Café and Restaurant Manager
  • Event Organizers
  • Licensed Club Managers
  • Tourism and Travel Advisers
  • Cruise Line Representatives
  • Baristas
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