The past, present, and future of hospitality and tourism higher education in Hong Kong

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Hospitality and tourism management programmes are widely available in Hong Kong. At present, there is no official publication on the history and development of higher education in hospitality and tourism management in Hong Kong. This paper aims to review the history and current status of hospitality and tourism higher education in Hong Kong, focusing on the programmes offered at sub-degree, degree, and post-graduate degree levels, and to explore future directions for its development.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationGlobal Tourism Higher Education
Subtitle of host publicationPast, Present, and Future
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages30
ISBN (Print)9780203051696
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2012


  • Higher education
  • Hong Kong
  • Hospitality and tourism education

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Business, Management and Accounting(all)
  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)

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