Diploma of Business (Hospitality Management)

  • Qualification:


  • Study mode:

    On Campus

  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    1 year full time; 2 years part time

  • Start date:

    3 intake dates each year – enquire now!

  • Awarded by:

    William Blue College of Hospitality Management at Torrens University Australia

  • Location

    NSW, Sydney

  • Career Outcomes:

    Hotel Service Supervisor | Hotel Supervisor | Front Office Supervisor |

Course Rundown

Ready to kick-start your career in hospitality management?

The Diploma of Business (Hospitality Management) is the perfect launch pad for aspiring managers who are keen to apply their leadership skills within the vast and varied hospitality sector.

Delivered online or via blended learning (online and on campus) through William Blue College of Hospitality Management, this flexible course covers all of the key learning areas you need to become a capable manager.

Sharpen your research skills as you study hospitality management in a global environment, including customer service, HR and marketing fundamentals, business accounting and the current state of play in the hospitality industry.

Workload and assessment

In order to succeed in your studies, each subject in this course requires a minimum of 10 study hours per week.

Assessments for this course may take a variety of forms, including:

  • Practical demonstration and observation
  • Reflective journal/blog
  • Report/essay
  • Process/research documentation
  • Individual self-directed major project

Meet Georgina – a William Blue hospitality management student


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

  • Have successfully completed Year 12, or equivalent; OR
  • Possess documented, broadly relevant work experience; OR
  • Have completed or partially completed formal or informal study; OR
  • Present a written submission demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success

All students are also required to demonstrate sufficient competency in English.

What You’ll Learn

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

  • Front office operations
  • Exploring gastronomy
  • Introduction to tourism, hospitality and events
  • Customer experience management
  • Marketing fundamentals
  • Understanding people and organisations
  • Business communications

Why study with William Blue College of Hospitality Management at Torrens University?

For more than 20 years, William Blue College of Hospitality Management has been at the forefront of hospitality, event and tourism management education in Australia!

With courses designed in consultation with industry professionals and a focus on practical industry training, William Blue has a proven track record of producing highly qualified and sought-after graduates with the skills to get ahead.

As partners of Torrens University Australia (part of Laureate International Universities) you’ll be automatically connected with over 70 international education providers. Enjoy the many benefits of learning at a dedicated, industry-recognised hospitality college, focussed on helping you excel your career!

Student Support

The student services team at William Blue take the needs of their students seriously and are dedicated to making your learning experience a positive one!

While studying at William Blue you’ll have access to an academic support team who’ll be on hand for anytime you feel overwhelmed, and need helpful tips around exam prep, studying, time management and more. They also provide a free and confidential counselling service via phone, Skype or face-to-face.

Connect with people in the field as soon as you start at William Blue! Their Industry Advisor team will help you link with the right people in your field as well as assist you with your CV, interview tips and more.

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:

You can also choose to study this course entirely online, or online with some on-campus components (blended learning).

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Diploma of Business (Hospitality Management) from William Blue College of Hospitality Management at Torrens University Australia.

By completing this qualification, you’ll open up opportunities for career progression that go well beyond the hospitality industry. Complemented by your knowledge of key hospitality operations, your strong business acumen will set you up for success on the global stage, with boundless career prospects in what’s now the world’s largest and fastest growing industry.

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

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

William Blue College of Hospitality Management offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants. 

Students can also pay fees upfront. Other payment options may also be available to eligible students. Enquire now to find out more!