Short Courses

The foundation course is the gateway for students who have and interest in hospitality to venture in to a fulfilling career in hospitality field. Hospitality sector is a dynamic field where new concepts and practices proliferate regularly. This course will cover basic concepts of hotel operation and lay the foundation for hospitality as a profession. This qualification ideally suited for novices in the field of hospitality.


Provision of basic knowledge, skills required in hotel operation.

Provision of orientation to Hospitality industry and induce them to proceed with higher studies in hospitality.

Encourage and promote entrepreneurship in field of Hospitality sector in Sri Lanka
Creating persuasion among students to reach higher positions in Hospitality and Tourism sector.

Course Content

Module No

Name of the Module

Entry Qualifications

Studied up to O/L s

Teaching Methodologies

Lectures | Presentations | Assignments

Period of the Course : 1 Month

Medium : Sinhala & English Medium

Contact Details

General Inquiry : Mr.Lalin Thebuwana

Tel : 011- 2208312

Address : Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism & Hotel Management, 78, Galle Road, Colombo 03

Next Intake - 2023

A minimum qualification is only required to enroll the course

Blended with both theoretical and practical exposure

Opportunity to study diversified fields of hotel operation

Scholarships for low income students