School of Tourism, Hospitality & Event Management (STHEM)


Primarily established to develop and promote management education, UUM offers a number of academic programmes especially geared towards providing a broad spectrum of knowledge and intellectual skills in various management areas.

The faculty and staff welcome you to the School of Tourism, Hospitality and Environmental Management (STHEM), Universiti Utara Malaysia.

At STHEM, our purpose is to be a career accelerator for our students and an engine of growth for the local community, our nation, and the world. We are committed to providing excellence in teaching, and research by delivering education that keeps pace with changing industry requirements and society’s progressive developments. We provide the best possible education and training by combining theory and knowledge with practical experiences. Our students gain hands-on experience in the classroom and through industry experience. This experiential learning occurs through a variety of activities:

  • Students in Hospitality receive hands-on training in cooking, serving and housekeeping
  • Hospitality students  are trained to prepare four-course gourmet lunches at D’Hospitality Restaurant
  • Tourism students are trained using ticketing software such as SABRE 

School of Tourism, Hospitality & Event Management
College of Law, Government & International Studies,
Universiti Utara Malaysia,
06010 UUM Sintok,
Kedah Darul Aman, MALAYSIA. 

Tel: +604-928 8158/8159/8160/8161/8162
Fax: +604-928 8163