Since 1969, it has been the drive for wisdom, quest for integrity and thirst for excellence that has made Taylor’s University (TU) a renowned academic institution, synonymous with superior quality education. This strong academic heritage has positioned Taylor’s at the forefront of higher education and spurred them on in their quest to provide world-class education for all.
As testament to their success the 65,000 strong Taylor’s alumni, which increases year on year, boasts many outstanding students who have excelled in their studies and gone on to greater achievements. Taylor’s University offers internationally recognised programmes that have successfully prepared school leavers and professionals to shine in their chosen arenas and continue their pursuit for excellence in prestigious universities or organisations around the world.
School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts
Taylor’s School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts is Southeast Asia’s largest and most established hospitality and tourism management institution with over 20 years of experience. It is here that they groom outstanding professionals for the world’s largest and fastest-growing industry.
The School was awarded the prestigious Hospitality Asia Platinum Award (HAPA) for Hospitality School of the Year in 2007/2008, an Honorary Award for Hospitality Education Excellence in 2010-2012, and was the Gold Award Winner in 2008 for the Education and Training Category from Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA).
The School is the first and only institution in Malaysia to offer a ‘3+0’ French Bachelor degree programme in Hospitality & Tourism Management and a Professional Master in International Tourism & Hospitality Management, programmes that are internationally recognised. These programmes are nationally accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and were developed with strong Industry linkages with delivery taking place in industry-acclaimed facilities.
Taylor’s University is also the first institution in Malaysia to gain full accreditation of the programmes offered through their School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts by THE-ICE (the International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education). THE-ICE is recognised as one of the world’s leading international accreditation agencies and an authority for excellence in higher education in the fields of tourism, hospitality, events and culinary arts through their extensive quality review process.
Taylor’s dedicated teaching faculty comprises close to 100 full-time local and international staff who are experts in the field and providee education and training to help develop students academically, intellectually and professionally.
Research & Industry Excellence
Taylor’s University has one of the best-equipped hospitality colleges in Asia, which provides students with various training facilities that closely simulate those found in leading hospitality organisations as well as the on-campus Ruemz Hotel.
Research is organised around the Centre for Innovation and Research in Tourism which includes three main axes: Tourism, Food, and Hospitality. The research is coordinated at the school level by the Associate Dean of Research and at the University Level by the research department. The school also conducts research through the Ruemz R&D Hotel.
Why hospitality and tourism at Taylor’s?
With a long-standing track record, students benefit from over 20 years of expertise as Southeast Asia’s largest and most established hospitality, tourism and culinary arts institution when enrolling for Taylor’s University diploma, degree or postgraduate courses.
Study Programmes Accredited by THE-ICE
- Diploma in Culinary Arts
- Diploma in Hotel Management
- Diploma in Tourism Management
- Diploma in Event Management
- Advanced Diploma in Patisserie & Gastronomic Cuisine
- Bachelor of International Hospitality Management (Honours)
- Bachelor of Culinary Arts & Food Service Management (Honours)
- Bachelor of International Tourism Management (Honours) (Events Management)
- Bachelor of International Tourism Management (Honours) (Travel & Recreation Management)
- Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Culinology)
- Professional Master in International Tourism & Hospitality Management
- Master in International Hospitality Management (Coursework)
- Master in International Hospitality Management (Home-grown)
- Master of Science (Tourism) (Research)
- PhD (Hospitality and Tourism) (Research)
Location and Facilities
The hospitality industry has become more challenging and complex as we move forward into an era of innovation. As such, Taylor’s School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts has put in place world-class facilities designed and built to simulate the actual working environment of leading hospitality and tourism establishments nationwide and worldwide.
January 2010 unveiled the brand new home of Malaysia’s Largest Hospitality School, located at Taylor’s Lakeside Campus, well equipped with high technology facilities for hands-on learning, students enjoy a wholesome learning experience that prepares them for the real working environment.
The Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus is located at No 1 Jalan Taylor’s, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia.
A Culture of Excellence
In the highly challenging workplace of the 21st century, top employers seek graduates who are not only academically sound but also sufficiently skilled to enable them to stay ahead of the curve. Taylor’s School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts has constantly expanded its developmental horizons to keep ahead of the times, while remaining steadfast to its core purpose: to educate the youth of the world to take their productive places as leaders in the global community.
Their tireless efforts and vision to offer world class education in Malaysia has given rise to an institution that strives to continuously raise the bar for the industry and set new standards in their quest for excellence with each graduate being instilled with an holistic curriculum and distinct set of skills and capabilities, empowering them to meet tomorrow’s challenges today.
Taylor’s University, Malaysia
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