Our hospitality, tourism and event management courses are world ranked and recognised globally. University rankings organisation QS has ranked our degrees as the top hospitality and leisure management programmes in New Zealand, and the prestigious Shanghai Ranking places our programmes in the top 75 in the world. Our tourism degrees are accredited by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) for higher tourism education, training and research programmes.
Workplace experience the heart of our degrees, and strong links with industry mean you can choose from lots of great organisations for your work placement. You’ll also learn about real-life hospitality right here on campus, in our training restaurants that are open to the public.
Undergraduate study in hospitality, tourism and events will give you a solid grounding in your chosen area.
Postgraduate study in hospitality, tourism and events will build on your knowledge and expertise in your area of interest.
We believe in high-quality research that has impact, and have world-class researchers and research strengths across many fields.More about our research
We’re proud of our strong links with top hotels, travel agencies, restaurants and national and regional tourism organisations.
Our education facilities are among the best in Australasia. We have two first-class training restaurants: modern dining restaurant Four Seasons, and Piko Café.
CO.STARTERS Hospo Edition is a ten-week programme that equips aspiring hospitality entrepreneurs with the insights, relationships, and tools to take the next step in building a sustainable hospitality business. Join this programme for just two evenings a week for ten weeks.