Why Study Hospitality & Tourism @ TMC Academy




  • Established since 1981 in Singapore

  • Awarded 4-Year EduTrust Certification

  • Conveniently Located in Central Singapore

  • Easily Accessible by Bus and Train Services

  • Voted Preferred Private Education Institute

  • Every Step With You, in the pursuit of success!

Programme offered in TMC Academy

Intake Course Name Duration
April / September Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Tourism Management (Top Up) Full-Time: 12 months
Part-Time:18 months
Upon Request Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management Local:
Full-Time: 6 months + 6 months of Industrial Attachment
Part-Time: 10 months + 6 months of Industrial Attachment

6 - 9 months

Industrial Attachment: 6 months
January / February / April / June / July / September / November Higher Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management Full Time: 12 months + 6 months Industrial Attachment
Part Time: 21 months + 6 months Industrial Attachment
January / February / April / June / July / September / November Higher Diploma in Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure Management Full Time: 12 months
Part Time: 21 months

University Partner

The University of Northampton is an award-winning university recognising our focus on providing an excellent student experience which is geared to enhancing your life skills, knowledge and employability. Six months after graduating, 95% of our students are in work or further study*.

At the University of Northampton we offer our students an outstanding academic experience, filled with learning and teaching excellence, cutting edge facilities and an exciting and stimulating life both on and off campus.

* HESA Destination of Higher Education Leavers (DLHE) survey 2013/14

Swiss Hospitality Management School logo | TMC Academic Partners

Swiss Hospitality Management School is one of the leading international hotel management institutes in Switzerland. It offers a wide range of world-class academic programmes for undergraduates and postgraduate in Hospitality Management, Events, Spa and Resort Management.


Our partner universities recognize and accept TMC Higher Diploma certification for direct entry with credit exemptions into their on-campus bachelor degree programmes*.

*Do check with our friendly consultants on articulation details.

Direct Industry Relevance

TMC Academy is the proud partner of the two largest hospitality and tourism associations in Singapore

Food and Beverage Managers Association, Singapore

  • Opportunities to meet and network with the industry experts which will benefit when looking for a job after graduation.
  • Possibility to become a full time member and access to their resources upon graduation.

Association of Bartenders & Sommeliers Singapore (ABSS)

  • Operates under International Bar Tender Association.
  • During the course of study, TMC students are eligible to join the TMC-ABSS Youth Wing and get student membership.
  • Learning the mixology and beverage knowledge through the industry experts.
  • Participate in various events organised by them including national cocktail competition.
  • More exposure, more networking which eventually leads to career fulfillment.

Internship Opportunities


  • 6 months on the job training.

  • Full exposure to learning various hotel/F&B skills and knowledge.

  • Consider as a working experience which contributes to the CV.

  • Good performance during the training allows student the possibility of getting a permanent job in the same organization

Practical Coursework and Exposure

  • Focus on both knowledge and skills.

  • Includes visitation to various hotels, restaurants, convention centres, events or museums to gather practical aspects of the knowledge.

  • Make the student more job focus/ready, provide opportunity to start job at any time after completing their course of study.



Partner Organizations

Intercontinental Hotel Group

















Academic Pathway

TMC Academy Progression Pathway

TMC Academy Progression Pathway

Campus Facilities in TMC Academy

City Campus


Located in Central Singapore, TMC Academy consists of two blocks of three-storey building with an attached field. We are easily accessible by many bus services, as well as major train services.


TMC has set up campus-wide wireless networks at City campus for both staff and student usage. Students can now access the online resources and do their projects in between lessons with our wireless facilities from anywhere within both campuses. TMC wireless networks are secured using WPA (Wifi Protected Access) security protocols and MAC Address filtering. They are linked by a 10Mbps-leased line to the Internet.


TMC eCampus is an e-learning portal powered by Moodle. This is a user-friendly e-learning platform which supplements the face-to-face learning environment. Students are able to access the platform at any time and any place that has an internet connection. Students are able to download lecture slides, supplementary notes, assignment papers, exercises; attempt online assessments; interact with lecturers and students in online forum.


The food and beverage training room is located on the second level of the City Campus. This is where hospitality and tourism students practice their skills in table setting and serving. Students will learn everything to do with the service, operations and management pertaining to the food, beverage, hospitality and tourism industry.


The accommodation training room is where hospitality and tourism students take on the practical learning. Equipped with a Queen-Sized Bed, Coffee Table, Dressing Table, Full-Length Wardrobe, and attached Shower, this hotel-styled training room allow students to present the room in its best condition for guests.



Food & Beverage Training Room


Accommodation Training Room


**Industrial Attachment (IA)
Paid internship; if the IA cannot be completed due to unsuccessful placement, students will study two additional modules as below:

  • Hospitality Operations Management
  • Communication Management in the Hospitality Industry