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Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management

  • Qualification:

    Bachelor's Degree

  • Study mode:

    On Campus

  • Payment options:

    FEE-HELP may be available
    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    3 years full-time or part-time equivalent

  • Start date:

    3 intake dates each year – enquire now!

  • Awarded by:

    The Hotel School

  • Location:


  • Career Outcomes:

    Hotel Manager | Hotel Front Office Attendant | Hotel Service Supervisor | Tourism Manager | View all

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About this course

A limitless global industry and a rewarding new career are on the other side of this exciting Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management from The Hotel School.

With a strong focus on the theoretical business approaches that underscore successful hotel management, this course will equip you with the foundation knowledge required to work in strategic management and supervisory positions in the hotel, tourism and business management industries.

You'll have the opportunity to undertake internship and work-integrated learning opportunities over the course of your studies, allowing you to build relevant, real-world skills, develop your communication and teamwork skills, and build vial work experience to start your hospitality career a step ahead.

With a focus on sustainability and future-focused tourism practises, this course promotes best tourism practises and ensures students are equipped to work in a range of roles in a dynamic, competitive and exciting industry.

If you're seeking a career with new opportunities and the chance to work on the global stage, consider studying this Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management.


To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Completion of Australian school year 12 or international equivalent; OR
  • Relevant work experience.

English language proficiency to academic IELTS 6.0 with no band below 5.5 is also required.

Areas of study

In this business course, the subjects you may study include:

  • Facility and risk management for hospitality operations
  • Competitive strategy
  • Introduction to business law
  • Research for business and tourism
  • Hospitality and tourism financial management
  • Accounting for business
  • Hospitality: History, politics and culture
  • The sustainable hotel environment
  • The human resource management expert practitioner
  • Tourism theories and practices
  • Marketing principles
  • Accommodation operations
  • Introduction to professional practice
  • Communication in organisations
  • Hospitality services management
  • Food and beverage operations
  • Managing organisations
  • Revenue and yield management for tourism & hospitality
  • Production management for conventions and events
  • Festival and special events planning
  • Tourism and hospitality sales and promotion
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Professional hospitality experience internship
The Hotel School Get qualified with The Hotel School and gain the skills, knowledge and insight to succeed in the hospitality and tourism industry!

Since it’s beginning in 1989, The Hotel School has built close relationships with a range of leading local and international hospitality and tourism organisations, including the InterContinental, Marriott, Sofitel and more.

Learn from experienced educators, gain great industry exposure and enjoy a premier learning experience developed in partnership with Southern Cross University. Join the ranks of some of Australia’s best talent in hospitality when you study with The Hotel School!

To ensure the success of their students, The Hotel School offers each person access to a range of academic skills support services. These services include valuable library resources, You Tutor service offering students feedback on assessments, as well as on-campus group get-togethers for great tips and advice around study, exam prep and more.

Work with a Career Coach to develop your individual career program and get closer to conquering your goals and aspirations. Professional counsellors are also available at each campus for free friendly and caring advice to any students facing personal or academic issues. Attend one-on-one sessions or group workshops developed to promote wellbeing.

Enjoy unique opportunities and increase your employability when you attend on-site visits, workshops and talks by industry guest speakers, organised by the Work Integrated Learning (WIL) team.

Campus locations

This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

  • New South Wales: Sydney
  • Victoria: Melbourne

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management from Southern Cross University.

A flexible and exciting qualification, this degree may enable you to seek employment in the hospitality, tourism and business management sectors both in Australia and overseas. You'll graduate with the skills and confidence to pursue employment in a range of management and supervisory roles, and may choose to work in hotels, cruise ships, tour companies, or for festivals or events.

With a focus on workplace learning, this course ensures you graduate with the practical skills required to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced sector.

Curious about where a career in business could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's FEE-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.

The Hotel School also offers an upfront payment option.

You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $55,874 (2017-18 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.