Bachelor of International Hospitality Management

A hospitality degree can set you up for careers around the world. The Bachelor of International Hospitality Management is widely recognised in the industry and acclaimed by the country's top hospitality operators.

Hospitality careers cover everything from creating experiences for people in some of the world’s most exciting and exotic destinations to hosting, accommodating and managing events.

In the Bachelor of International Hospitality Management you learn to manage food and beverage, and accommodation operations and develop key skills in human resource management, strategic management, and sales and marketing. Your final year includes valuable workplace experience, working with an organisation on a project related to your studies.

Minimum entry requirements

Preferred New Zealand school subjects

  • All subjects are useful, in particular language rich subjects from AUT’s subject list

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall with all bands 5.5 or higher; or equivalent.

Don’t meet the entry requirements?

Consider starting with our Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism.

Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism

Other requirements

The practical side of this programme involves working in front of house in our two training restaurants, and learning to use commercial kitchen tools and equipment to a professional level without compromising health and safety standards.

Skills needed for culinary arts courses

Majors you can study in the Bachelor of International Hospitality Management

Additional majors and minors for bachelor’s degrees

Add an additional major or a minor to your bachelor’s degree and study another area that interests you. You can choose from a wide range of additional majors or minors.

Additional majors and minors for bachelor’s degrees

Explore the concepts and processes critical to hospitality operations, and develop the foundation to study management principles and practices in a hospitality context.

Year 1

Your first year lays the foundation of hospitality concepts and systems essential for managing food and beverage services and accommodation properties. During this year, you will choose whether to continue in a generic degree or choose a single or double major to study from your second year onwards.

Year 2

In your second year, you examine human resource management in hospitality organisations and focus on your chosen major or electives.

Year 3

In Year 3 you study strategic management as it relates to the hospitality industry and undertake advanced study in your selected major. You also choose electives to balance your qualification.

In your final semester, you complete workplace experience in an organisation related to your major; a great chance to apply what you have learnt and make valuable industry contacts before you graduate.

Skills you will develop

The outcomes for graduates of the Bachelor of International Hospitality Management are outlined in the Graduate Profile below.

Graduate Profile

Quick facts
Programme code:
AK3708
Level:
7
Points:
360
Duration:
3 years full-time / part-time available
Campus:
City Campus
Starts:

16 Jul 2018

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.
  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.
Sharon Malloy
Bhavna Aakansha Pawan Abhilasha
Paul Cho
Oren Meizeles
Nick Jones

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.