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Faculty of Social Sciences and Technology (FSST)

School of Hospitality and Tourism Studies

About The School

The School of Hospitality and Tourism Studies is one of the oldest academic units at the university, having been established in 1964 as the Department of Institutional Management. SHTS produces highly competent, technological and application-oriented leaders, practitioners and managers for the hospitality, leisure and tourism industries the School has four distinct academic units namely 

The School of Hospitality and Tourism Studies is focused in producing internationally competent practitioners and managers in the service industries. Graduates of the Diploma and Bachelor of Technology join the industry as Supervisors, Tour and Travel guides, Event Planners, Chefs, Hotel  and Restaurant Managers, Executive Housekeepers, Laundry Operators, Tourism Advisors, Consultants and Strategists while certificate holders are competent operations personnel.