Hospitality

Master of International Hotel Management

CRICOS 089931K
Delivered by
Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School
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What is a Master of International Hotel Management?

A Master of International Hotel Management prepares you to lead and manage hotel operations in a global context. Delivered by Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS), you'll network with the top hotel brands in the world.
This course will cover core business concepts, such as management, marketing, revenue, research, critical analysis and leadership, through the specific lens of hotel management and the broader hospitality sector. During your second year, you'll undertake an external placement in a hotel organisation where you'll apply your studies to a workplace environment.

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Learning outcomes and Work-Integrated Learning

  • Confidently manage staff and whole-hotel operations.
  • Develop practical business strategy skills.
  • Expand hotel-specific revenue management skills.
  • Master the finance side of the business.
  • Emotional Intelligence and Resilience.
  • Undertake 600 hours of paid industry placement.
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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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Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics

Graduate with an industry-recognised qualification in analysing key data and evaluating hotel performance.

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Ranked #1 hotel school in Oceania in the QS World University Rankings

Our world-class Hospitality and Leisure Management school is ranked #1 in Oceania and #22 globally.

Study mode
On campus
Campus locations*
Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne
Student
Domestic
International
Course duration
2 years full time, 4 years part time
Start date
23 Sep 2024
20 Jan 2025
14 Apr 2025
07 Jul 2025
29 Sep 2025
Fees & scholarships

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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Earn while you learn
We offer paid industry placements with some of the world’s top hotels.

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Get globally recognised qualifications
Learn from the best at BMIHMS, the No. 1 hotel management school in Australia and Asia-Pacific (QS World University Rankings 2022-2023).

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Learn in a simulated hotel environment  
Undergo an immersive, practical learning experience in our simulated hotel campus.
Meet Ariel Wang and Kristina Krasulina, two of our sensational Master of International Hotel Management students. They talk about their passion for hotel management and why they chose BMIHMS to help set them up for success.
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Career opportunities

Whether you want to change your career direction, or to work your way up into your dream job, graduates of the Master of International Hotel Management can take a variety of paths into senior management positions in this exciting industry.

Potential career paths

  • Accommodation Manager
    Average salary: $90,000 - $129,619
  • Food and Beverage Supervisor
    Average salary: $58,867 - $78,884
  • Hotel Manager
    Average salary: $66,860 - $110,000
Arnthor Sigurdsson testimonial
My Industry Placement was a great experience, I was able to work across multiple roles and had the opportunity to work across multiple properties.
Arnthor Sigurdsson
Master of International Hotel Management

Subjects and units

Delivered both on campus and online, this course comprises 11 core and 1 elective subjects, inclusive of industry placement, each subject requiring 10 hours of study per week; three hours of facilitated and seven self-directed. Assessments may include activity-based assignments or online quizzes. There are no formal exams.

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Electives

Requirements

These seven core subjects must be completed. Additionally you're required to select one elective from the electives tab.

Core subjects

  • Hotels and the Guest Experience | HGE401BM
  • Managing Food and Beverage Operations | MFB402BM
  • Management of Rooms Division | MRD403BM
  • Service Design and Management | SDM404BM
  • Contemporary Hotel Marketing | CHM601BM
  • Leadership for Global Hospitality | LGH602BM
  • Hotel Finance and Revenue | HFR603BM

Requirements

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

Core subjects

  • Industry Placement A | INPA605BM
  • Industry Placement B | INPB605BM
  • Business Research for Hoteliers | BRH606BM
  • Technology, Innovation and Intrapreneurship | TII604BM
  • Independent Critical Analysis Project | IAP607BM
  • Strategic Hotel Management | SHM608BM

Requirements

Choose one elective subject below in year one.

Elective subjects

  • Business Events in a Global Context | BEG609BM
  • Sustainability and the Environment | STE610BM
  • Hoteliers and Global Tourism | HGT611BM
  • Entrepreneurship for Hospitality Leaders | EHL604

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. 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.

Study pathways

Torrens University offers undergraduate and postgraduate students with flexible entry options and study pathways. Whether you prefer a full program or a modular approach, we can tailor your studies to your needs. Start your journey with an undergraduate diploma or bachelor degree, or grow your career with a postgraduate qualification.

Need more help?

Let us customise a study plan and pathway for you.

Undergraduate

  • Diploma of Business International Hotel and Resort Management

    CRICOS 089927F

    8 core subjects
    On campus
    1 year full time, 2 years part time
  • Bachelor courses ( 2 options )
    • Associate Degree of Business International Hotel and Resort Management

      CRICOS 089926G

      View course
    • Bachelor of Business International Hotel and Resort Management

      CRICOS 089925G

      View course

Postgraduate

  • Master of International Hotel Management

    CRICOS 089931K

    11 core subjects
    On campus
    2 years full time, 4 years part time

Industry partners and Work‑Integrated Learning

As part of Torrens University Australia, BMIHMS students undertake paid 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.

Gain professional experience

Complete 600 hours of relevant experience through our work placement program with one of our acclaimed industry partners.

You can source Work-Integrated Learning opportunities, including placements, through our Careers Connect database, all vetted for quality and relevance by Torrens University’s Learning Facilitators.

Accor Hotels | Hospitality Partner | Torrens University
Four Seasons
Hilton
Hyatt Hotels | Hospitality Partner | Torrens University
IHG Hotels | Hospitality Partner | Torrens University
Marriot International Hotels | Hospitality Partner | Torrens University
TFE Hotels
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Langham Hotels | Hospitality Partner | Torrens University

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 application to study as a domestic student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Successful completion of a Bachelor's degree (AQF Level 7);

OR

Applicants without formal qualifications are eligible to apply if they have three (3) years of supervisory/managerial work experience. Applications will be assessed on a case by case basis.

 

This course has the following pathway options available.

Graduate Certificate of International Hotel Management, 6 months full-time, CRICOS: 089932J

Master of International Hotel Management, 2 years full-time, CRICOS: 089931K

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification or gained skills through life or work experience, you may be able to credit this against your degree with us. Check information about Recognition of Prior Learning and Course Credit transfer. 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 application to study as an international student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Australian bachelor's degree or equivalent.
Academic IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.
OR alternative entry requirements may be available. Alternative entry may include assessment and approval of prior study, or successful completion of a readiness assessment. Contact the International Admissions team for more information.

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification or gained skills through life or work experience, you may be able to credit this against your degree with us. Check information about Recognition of Prior Learning and Course Credit transfer. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

How to apply

Frequently asked questions

  • 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?
  • 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?

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