Graduate Diploma in International Tourism Management

Interested in learning more about the tourism sector and tourist behaviour? Already have a degree? Study the Graduate Diploma in International Tourism Management.

This programme is designed for students with an undergraduate degree who want to do postgraduate study or develop knowledge in a new area.

AUT has strong industry links with airlines, travel agencies, tour operators and other tourism industry organisations and with AUT's New Zealand Tourism Research Institute. Our staff are globally known, with research expertise in coastal and marine tourism, cultural and indigenous tourism, and sustainability.

Minimum entry requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree OR
  • Relevant professional qualification or experience approved by the Dean (or representative) to be equivalent to a bachelor’s degree

Cross-credits from the Graduate Certificate in International Tourism Management are available.

International student entry requirements

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent.

English language requirements

You choose courses from the Bachelor of International Tourism Management to make up a total of 120 points.

At least 75 points must be at level 7, and you need to include the courses TOUR501 Introduction to Tourism and COMM570 Academic Communication: Conventions and Expectations (or approved alternatives as agreed to by the programme leader).

You broaden your understanding of tourism and its importance to the global economy. There's an emphasis on contemporary issues and rapid changes in the tourism industry.

Bachelor of International Tourism Management

Quick facts
Programme code:
1 year full-time / part-time available
City Campus
18 Jul 2022
27 Feb 2023
17 Jul 2023
$7,835 (for 120 points)
($6,901 tuition fees + $934 student services levy)
$34,634 (for 120 points)
($33,700 tuition fees + $934 student services levy)
  • Fees shown are based on a full-time workload for the points indicated next to the fee. The exact fee charged will depend on which courses you select at the time of enrolment.
  • Fees are subject to change year to year. If you are planning for study beyond the current year, fees may vary from those stated.
  • There may also be other fees and charges you need to pay.
  • International students' tuition fees reflect the full cost of tuition. Domestic students' tuition fees are less due to a proportion of the tuition fees being funded by the New Zealand Government.

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