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International Hotel Management
- General Information

    Teaching Objective

    Designed to meet the needs of international hotel industry, this BSc program gives the students both in-depth knowledge in hotel management and a broader range of transferable skills that can be applied to a variety of hotel supervisory and managerial roles.

    Main Courses
    Hotel Operation and Management; Food & Beverage Operation and Management; Rooms Division Operation and Management; Hotel Human Resource Management; Hotel Facilities Management; Hotel Accounting

    Length, Credits and Degree
    The length of curriculum is four years. Minimum credits for graduation: 130 credits.
    Qualified students will be granted Bachelor degree of Management in International Hotel Management.

    Cultivate concept in this program are as follows:

    1. Professional training

    In order to meet the demands of economic and social development in hospitality industry, the program aims to improve the students’ learning interest and efficiency, strengthen the practice teaching link, helping students to gain practical work experience. In the long run, we do hope to develop the students to be excellent international hotel managers with skills and quality.

    2. School knowledge training

    Through this program, the overseas undergraduate students could gain the basic knowledge of hotel management, and service skills in every department in a hotel, such as operation in hotel lobby, guest rooms, and restaurant. The students’ basic skills in market research, public relations & propaganda, community relations coordination and market promotion could also be acquired through this program. And students’ English reading, writing, listening and speaking competence, good manner and etiquette, fluent Chinese will also be improved.

    3. Vocational training

    This program aims to cultivate students into senior manager in hotel industry with international view and sophisticated Chinese management philosophy. Through this program, the students may not only acquire qualified hotel service ability and interpersonal skills, but also gain strong ability of innovation and self development.

    Training method and mode

    I. Training method

    The overseas undergraduate student program of International Hotel Management at ZJSU carries out a cultivation module that combines theory and practice. In this 4-year program, the overseas students will have 3-year in school study to learn theoretical knowledge and hotel practice, and 1-year probation period. This program pays attention to the modular system in designing courses, and modules include guest services and department management module, hotel human resources management module, and hotel financial and decision analysis module.

    II. Training mode

    The trainning mode is as following ways:

    • To establish special hotel practice bases, move the classroom to the hotel, and carry out a cultivation module that combines theory and practice.
    • To be equipped with open and diversified teacher resources. In addition to teachers in our school, this program invites professional hotel managers to give the students classes.
    • To employ heuristic teaching method and study-discussion pattern while teaching. In employing the heuristic teaching method, teachers emphasize the practical use of knowledge, the ability of thinking, and the ability to analyze and solve problems. In employing study-discussion pattern while teaching, teachers combine cases study with classroom teaching, and full use of class discussion to guide students in creative thinking.
    • To strengthen the probation part, and make full use of course projects and semester internship, as well as the 1-year probation period.
    • To invite experienced hotel managers to give lectures for our program.

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    Scoring Manner

    1. Students’ final score is combined with peacetime grade and final exam grade. The peacetime grade is valued by teachers according to students’ attendance in class, their performance of homework and midterm exam grade.
    2. If a specific course did not set the peacetime grade, the course teacher should value the student’s peacetime grade according the same scale stated above.
    3. If the student is unable to take the final exam, he or she should send up the application. After getting the course teacher or the school’s approval and with the Office of Educational Administration’s endorsement, he or she can finish this course by submitting of a project paper. And his or her final score is valued by the peacetime grade and paper grade of the same proportion.


    Topic selection of thesis should be followed by the development of hotel industry. The thesis can be either a research on current issues or a case study report of high quality. The thesis will be valued according to its ability to solve practical problems with student’s knowledge, its innovative and its contribution to the whole society and economy.

    Degree Awarding

    In order to get the bachelor's degree, the students are required to gain stated credits through 3-year theoretical learning and 1-year probation, pass the national HSK level 6 within the program duration and also the thesis oral defense.

    Partnership Opportunities

    During the Bachelor Program for International Hotel Management ,School of Tourism Management will offer you a lot of opportunities for international education exchange. School of Tourism Management has cooperation with many famous international university, including:

    • University of South Carolina
    • University of Angers
    • University of San Francisco
    • University of Manchester
    • University of Plymouth
    • Kumamoto University
    • Hunam University

    Bachelor Program for International Hotel Management includes 12 months' paid intership, School Tourism Management has cooperation with more than 20 hotels, which will offer abundant management training chances for students. Some of the hotels are as following:

    • Radisson Hotel
    • Ramada Plaza
    • Hangzhou Shangri-la Hotel
    • Holiday Inn
    • Hangzhou Lakeview Hotel
    • Zhejiang Grand Hotel
    • Hangzhou Meiyuan Hotel
    • Hangzhou Huagang Hotel
    • Hangzhou Xixi Sheraton Resort
    • Intercontinental Hotel
    • Dynasty Hotel, Wenzhou
    • Zhejiang Narada Grand Hotel
    • Hangzhou Wuyang Hotel


    Tuition Fee
    Bachelor RMB 18,000 pre year
    RMB 72,000 in total (About $ 13,205)
    Accommodation Fee
    International Student Apartment
    Double Room RMB 400 to RMB 650
    Quad room RMB 250
    Single Room RMB 1,100 to RMB 900
    Other Fees
    Application Fee RMB 400
    Service Fee USD 50
    Living Expense RMB 2,180 to RMB 2,780
- How Much Scholarship Cover
Admission Only
- You Need Pay After Got Scholarship (RMB)
  • Tuition:  18,000 / Year
  • Accommodation: 750 to 1200 RMB per month
  • Living Expense: 600 to 3000 RMB per month
- Requirement
  • Applicants must be non-Chinese citizens and in good health.
  • Applicants for bachelor's degree studies must have high school certificate.
  • Applicants (except for English native speakers) must have TOEFL test score 90 (or above) or IELTS test score 6.5 (or above) or have other related certificate of English language proficiency.
- Application Documents

1. Photocopy of valid passport

With name, passport number & expiration date, and photo included.

2. 2 photos

Which size is as the same as in passport.

3. TOEFL or IELTS or other English Learning Certificate

English proficiency test certificate.

4. High school graduate certificate

Certificate in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.

5. Foreigner physical examination report

It is required during application.

You can download a template or sample from here .

6. High school academic transcript

Academic transcript in languages other than Chinese or English should be translated into Chinese or English and be certified by notarization.

7. Guardian’s Letter of Guarantee

Applicants who under the age of 18 until 1st September of 2014 should submit Guardian’s Letter of Guarantee; guardian must be adult Chinese person or adult foreigners resided in China.

8. Application Form

Please upload your finished application form here.

9. Resume

Written in Chinese or in English.

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