1 year
Jan Mar Jun Aug Oct
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 12,079
NZD 18,100
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Graduate Diploma in Hotel Management is designed for aspiring individuals seeking to achieve their management potential and to stand out from the crowd. With its blend of practical learning, management theory and strategy, the programme builds on your existing skills and opens up new career possibilities. The 200-hour industrial internship is a key feature of this qualification and enables you to apply your newly-acquired knowledge to a real-life situation whilst also gaining valuable work experience that counts towards your degree! It also allows you to forge crucial contacts and to develop peer networks which will boost your employment prospects. Our experienced staff will help to place you at one of the many exciting internship locations we have available; opportunities exist both within New Zealand and throughout the world and range from small, family-run hotels to five-star, luxury resorts.

Entry Requirements

  • You must hold a recognised bachelor's degree in any discipline or have  equivalent skills/experience.
  • International students will be individually assessed to ensure they meet the entry requirements.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS overall band score (academic) of 6.0, with no less than 6.0 for writing OR successful completion of the New Zealand Certificate in English Language (Level 4) is an acceptable equivalent.
  • If you have achieved a high level of English in academic results, you may apply for an IELTS exemption.