Hospitality

Diploma of Business (International Hotel and Resort Management)

CRICOS 089927F
Delivered by
Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School
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What is a Diploma of International Hotel and Resort Management?

The Diploma of International Hotel and Resort Management degree provides a grounding in managing accommodation-based businesses around the world. This qualification introduces guest relations, front office management, food and beverage, housekeeping and property management. As part of your course, you will gain hands-on experience in all aspects of day-to-day operations. 
This course is studied at our live-in campus at Leura in the Blue Mountains, which functions as a simulated hotel. You will study a broad range of subjects from accounting to food and beverage, and will undertake an industry placement. During this course you will be introduced to higher level hospitality concepts as well as the business and management principles you need to become a leader in the hotel industry.

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Learning outcomes

  • Lead and inspire high-performing global teams.
  • Develop a personal leadership philosophy that reflects greater confidence and capabilities.
  • Develop a systematic approach to continually improve hotel organisational practice.
  • Learn how to lead complex organisational change agendas and projects.
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No.1 Hotel Management School in Australia*

Learn from the best at BMIHMS and get a globally recognised qualification. Kantar rated BMIHMS the best hotel management school in Australia and Asia-Pacific in 2020.

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Ranked #1 hotel school in Oceania by QS World University

Our world-class Hospitality and Leisure Management school is ranked #1 in Oceania and #21 globally.

Study mode
On campus
Campus locations*
Blue Mountains
Student
Domestic
International
Course duration
1 year full time, 2 years part time
Start date
16 Jan 2023
Fees

This course is delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd, ABN 99 154 937 005, RTO 41343, CRICOS 03389E T/A Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

*For more details on international student study options.

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Career opportunities

As a graduate of the Diploma of Business (International Hotel and Resort Management) you will have the opportunity to take up exciting roles in many areas of the hospitality industry. You will have the skills and knowledge required to create positive experiences through managing hotels and resorts across the world.

Potential career paths

  • Guest Services Agent
    Average salary: $55,000 - $117,000
  • Food and Beverage Attendant
    Average salary: $43,700 - $68,229
  • Guest Relations
    Average salary: $78,000 - $117,000
  • Functions Assistant
    Average salary: $74,000 - $87,000
Madison Browne - Bachelor of Business Event Management student testimonial
Completing my industry placements at two different brands – a resort and five-star hotel – was so beneficial. It allowed me to experience the key differences between them.
Ben Everingham - BM
Bachelor Of Business (International Hotel and Resort Management)

Subjects and units

This course comprises of nine subjects, which includes eight core subjects and one industry placement of up to 600 hours.

  • Core

Requirements

These eight core subjects must be completed. Additionally, you're also required to complete one industry placement of up to 600 hours.

Core subjects

  • Accounting Fundamentals | BUS101
  • Management and Leadership | BUS102
  • Research and Academic Skills | BUS103
  • Sales and Marketing | BUS104
  • Cross Cultural Studies | BUS105
  • Food and Beverage Operations Management | HOS101
  • Food and Beverage Management and Control | HTL101
  • The International Hospitality Industry | HTL102
  • Industry Placement I | IP101

International students must not enrol in more than one-third (33%) of online subjects over their course, and must study at least one face-to-face subject each study period. Please note that due to COVID-19, authorities have provided exceptions to the usual face-to-face learning requirements. For more information, visit Study in Australia.

International students on a student visa are required to study full time (i.e. must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year). For the latest information on study locations, please check the entry requirements flyer.

Industry partners and work placements

As part of Torrens University Australia, BMIHMS students undertake industry placements with some of the most prestigious restaurant, hospitality and tourism organisations in Australia and the world. From day one you’ll be gaining valuable experience, learning from industry professionals and building key industry relationships.

Entry details

  • Domestic
  • International

Fees

Check the domestic course fee schedule for the cost of your course.

FEE-HELP

Eligible Australian students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.

Learn more about fees and FEE-HELP

Scholarships

If you are truly passionate about hospitality, we want to hear from you. We have a variety of hospitality scholarships on offer to assist you in becoming a key part of the hospitality industry:

Admission criteria

Before you begin your course application as a domestic student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Year 12 (Australian secondary school certificate) or equivalent.
AND be 18 years of age by the end of the first term.
OR work life experience demonstrating the ability to undertake study at the required level.

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. This is called Recognition of Prior Learning. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

Fees

Check the international course fee schedule for the cost of your course. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended options.

Fee payment

Course fees can be paid across three study periods. Each instalment to be paid before the beginning of the academic stage census date.

Scholarships

We want you to have the best possible chance to succeed, which is why we offer a range of financial scholarships to support our international students during their study journey.

Admission criteria

Before you begin your course application as an international student, check you meet all the requirements listed below

Australian Year 12 or equivalent AND Be 18 years of age by the end of the first term.
AND Academic IELTS 5.5 (no band less than 5.0) or equivalent.

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. This is called Recognition of Prior Learning. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

How to apply

Frequently asked questions

  • How do I apply for a course?
  • Can I get course credit for previous experience?
  • What are Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)? How do I apply?
  • How do I apply for a scholarship?
  • What are Torrens University Australia’s ATAR requirements for domestic students?
  • What if  I don’t meet the entry criteria for a degree?
  • Am I eligible for FEE-HELP?

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