Accommodation Major - Bachelor of International Hospitality Management

A successful hotel has to run efficiently and meet the needs of its ever-changing guests. If you’re planning to work in the hotel industry, this major will give you the knowledge you need to succeed.

The Accommodation major covers hotel operations, front office operations, hotel facilities and design, rooms division management, sales and marketing and financial management.


This is part of the Bachelor of International Hospitality Management.

Year 1

Year 2 & 3

You also need to complete additional papers in your second and third year to make up the total of 360 points you need for your degree. You can do this by:

  • Option 1: studying one major and elective papers
  • Option 2: studying two majors (no electives)
  • Option 3 (generic degree): studying papers from across the Bachelor of International Hospitality Management to make up the total of 360 points (you need to include 45 points at level 6, 45 points at level 7 and two electives)

You can talk to us about which option is best for you. You don’t need to make this choice until the end of your first year of study at AUT.

  • Front office management
  • Corporate sales office
  • Guest relations
  • Regional sales office

Find out more about industry trends, job descriptions and what employers may be looking for.

Accommodation Careers

Key features
  • Valuable workplace experience in your final semester
  • Experience in hotel operations and management
  • Learn key customer relationship management skills
See yourself as
  • Interested in how the accommodation industry works
  • Friendly and polite, helpful and patient
  • Professional, efficient and responsible
  • Able to relate to people from a range of cultures
  • Having strong communication and people skills

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