Career Skills Programs

Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management

MAIN INTAKE

February
September

SECONDARY INTAKE

April
November

CAMPUS

BHLS Phuket,
Thailand

DURATION

1- or 2-Years

STUDY MODE

Onsite or
Blended
Learning

LANGUAGE

100%  in English
Overview
Entry Requirements
Career Opportunities
Fees

Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism

The Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management provides students with an understanding of the managerial, decision-making and leadership aspects of the hospitality and tourism industry and an appreciation for independent research and study skills required when working at senior managerial level in the industry. The Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism program provides students with direct entry to the final year of a bachelor’s degree.

Next Application Deadline: 

  • International Students:  please contact Student Services Office
  • EU/Swiss Students:  please contact Student Services Office

Classes begin: please contact Student Services Office

Entry Requirements

Diploma Pathway/Transfer Student (1 year):

  • A minimum age of 18 at enrollment.
  • Completed full-time high school education and a Diploma with minimum 60 ECTS or equivalent.
  • OR Completed BHLS’ Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management.

Direct Advanced Diploma Pathway (2 years):

  • A minimum age of 18 at enrollment.
  • Completed full-time high school education.

     

English Requirements

  • All students without English as a first language must show competence in English at a level equal to IELTS 5.5 minimum.  Or prior study in English language.
  • BHLS can provide a set of placement tests where necessary to assess a student’s English level.
  • Students who do not satisfy the English language requirement may choose to combine this program with the English for Tourism & Hospitality qualification in order to help raise their fluency to the required level.

Career Opportunities

The Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism will enable students to apply for jobs in hospitality and tourism organisations as hotels, travel agencies, resorts, clubs, restaurants, cruise lines, contract catering, retail outlets, fast food restaurants, and many more.

Fees

BHLS Campus

Fees

For further details regarding fees, please contact the Admissions Office.

Why Study the Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism at BHLS?

The Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism provides students with:

  • skills that are applicable to all aspects of the business, science and art of hospitality
  • skills for supervisory roles in the hospitality and tourism industry
  • needed skills for a dynamic and fast-growing hospitality and tourism industry world-wide
  • job opportunities all over the world
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Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism

Program Structure

Diploma Pathway/Transfer Students (1 year):

  • Students must successfully complete: 8 core courses and 3 optional courses and a full-time internship
  • Credits: 60 ECTS

Direct Advanced Diploma Pathway (2 years):

  • Students must successfully complete: 16 core courses and 6 optional courses and 2 full-time internships
  • Credits: 120 ECTS

Year 1

Core Courses


Finance in Tourism and Hospitality


Customer Service Management in Tourism and Hospitality


Global Tourism and Hospitality


Rooms Division Operations


Rooms Division Supervision


Food and Beverage Operations


Food and Beverage Supervision


Professional Practical Training 1


Practical Training Internship


Year 2

Core Courses


Understanding Funding and Finance in Tourism and Hospitality


Human Resource Management in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry


Strategic Marketing in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry


Customer Relationship Management in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry


Contemporary Issues in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry


Food and Beverage Management


Facilities Management in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry


Professional Practical Training 2


Note:  The courses listed above for this program are regularly reviewed to ensure they are up-to-date and meet industry needs as well as the latest teaching methods. On occasion, we may need to make unexpected changes to the courses – if this occurs, we will contact all registered students as soon as possible.

Year 1

Optional Courses


Travel and Tourism Operations


Travel and Tourism Supervision


Travel Geography


Destination Analysis


Wine and Bar


Developing Employability for Hospitality


Professional Development Skills


English/German Communication 1


Year 2

Optional Courses


Tour Operations Management


Sustainable Tourism and Destination Development


International Issues in Tourism and Hospitality


Legal Aspects for Hospitality and Tourism


Service Quality Management


Gastronomy


Fundamentals of Management


English/German Communication 2


Please Note: 

  • The optional courses are decided by BHLS academic team based on industry needs and student enrollment.

Advanced Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism

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