Bachelor in Outdoor Recreation Management (Hons)

Application Dates
Course Overview
Bachelor's Degree
Tuition Fees
RM45,000 - RM50,000*
3 years
Study Field

About the Course

With the combination of practical aspects of outdoor recreation management with the relevant business management skills, this programme is well tailored to those who are seeking to venture into the outdoor, leisure and adventure management industry. You will be trained by industry professionals who utilise the natural environment as a living classroom for you to gain the required practical and technical skills. Upon graduating, you will graduate with professional certificates as added values.  Expand your study  by enrolling on our Global Mobility Programme, through which you may spend a semester or more abroad in our affiliated universities. And the MSU Global Internship Programme will provide you with the platform to experience working with distinguished experts in the outdoor recreation industry internationally.

Entry Requirements

  • At least ONE (1) Credit in Bahasa Melayu at SPM level AND TWO (2) C’s or 2.00 CGPA at STPM level including in Pengajian Am / Kertas Am (General Studies / General Paper); OR
  • THREE (3) A-levels; OR
  • An MSU Foundation Certificate; OR
  • An MSU Diploma in a relevant field and with minimum 2.00 CGPA; OR
  • An equivalent qualification recognized by MSU Senate. 


RM45,000 - RM50,000

*The stated fees are estimation on overall completion of the program. In any cases where there are credit exemptions, offered rebates or approval of scholarship applications, there will be considerable reduction in the fees

The fees stated here are for Malaysians or local students only. Kindly refer to MSU regarding the fees for international students

Among the Courses Offered

Year One

  • Introduction to Outdoor and Recreation Industry
  • Life Saving
  • Marketing for Outdoor and Recreation

Year Two

  • Outdoor Education and Instruction Technique
  • Research Methods for Service Industry
  • Effective Outdoor Leadership
  • Event Management

Year Three

  • Recreation Program Planning and Delivery
  • Management Research for Service Industry
  • Industrial Training

Career Prospects

  • Swimming Instructor
  • Recreation Instructor
  • Recreation Coordinator
  • Event coordinator for sports event
  • Conservation and Environmental Coordinator
  • Outdoor recreation equipment and facilities business