Department of Higher Education

Department of Higher Education

Hospitality & Management


Coleman College conducts programmes leading to the award of Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma levels to equip students with the knowledge and understanding of the hospitality and tourism industry. At the Diploma and Advanced Diploma levels, students develop an in-depth understanding of the front-end operations and back-end processes of the hospitality business through a combination of both classroom learning and on-the-job training. This prepares students for careers in all aspects of the vast and varied industry, from commercial tour operation to government oversight of national tourism activities, management of hotels from small family-run operations, to major international chains. Recognising the growth of the Chinese market in Asia, Coleman College runs this programme in Mandarin too.

BTEC Business Programmes


Coleman College offers the BTEC Diploma programmes which provide a suite of specialist vocational learning qualifications in the fields of Finance, Management, Marketing, Human Resources and Information Technology at levels 4 and 5 that reflects the requirements of professional organisations and meets the National Occupational Standard for each sector or industry. With strong emphasis on the development of practical skills alongside specialist knowledge and understanding for the sector, the BTEC programmes are recognised internationally, not only by employers as providing learners with the key concepts and practical skills for direct progression to various universities and professional bodies such as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIB), the Charted Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), and the Charted Institute of Marketing (CIM).

Mandarin Business Programmes

Coleman College’s Mandarin programmes in Business is designed to meet current industry needs in China. The programmes enhance students’ academic knowledge in specific areas and equip them with competitive operational skills to meet the challenges in an international  commercial environment.

Sports Management

Coleman College collaborates with the United States Sports Academy (USSA) to bring quality training programmes to meet the increasing demand for trained professionals in sports, wellness and recreational industry. It also offers a Diploma in Sports and Exercise which is linked to BTEC.