MSU Shines Globally in the Hospitality and Leisure Management, Ranks 28th in QS WUR 2020 by Subject

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Management and Science University ranks 28th in the world and 2nd in Malaysia on the 2020 QS World University Rankings (WUR) by Subject ranking for hospitality and leisure management. This recognition across all Malaysian universities is among the highest and fastest achievement MSU has had so far, considering the fact that is also the University’s first entry into the ranking.

Having also recognized for various international and local awards such as the accreditation by Asia Pacific Institute of Events Management (APIEM), which is the first Malaysian Centre of Excellence and the Gold Award School of Tourism & Hospitality by the Malaysia Tourism Council (MTC), the strength of hospitality field in MSU is on the competitive advantage through the curriculum it provides for all levels of study from diploma to postgraduate studies. Also, having support from MSU’s local and international industries, create a wholesome approach in our goals in building holistic, balanced, and well-rounded graduates.

“I am very delighted with what we have achieved on the QS World University Subject Rankings, which is a testimony that we are on the right direction to achieving our vision and mission of transforming lives and enriching the future.  This is set a benchmark for us, showing that the university is on par internationally and acts as an indication that we are doing it right,” said MSU president Prof Tan Sri Dr Mohd Shukri Ab Yajid.

“The excellent collaboration work by the strong academic team at the School of Hospitality and Creative Arts (SHCA), and the strategic partnership with over 1700 industry partners through University-Industry Advisory Panel (UIAP) contributed towards our strong performance.

“Strong engagement with industry partners has allowed our students to gain invaluable industry insight which transforms them the foundation for their future career. ”

MSU enhances competencies with industry internship, community, and creative entrepreneurship, as well as global exposure; empowering MSU graduates with the well-roundedness desired relating to industry and sought after by employers making them career ready

Extensive partnerships and collaborations with institutions in over 40 countries worldwide provide comprehensive mobility opportunities for all MSU students, enhancing their graduate employability through global exposures by studies and internships abroad.