Graduate Certificate in Tourism Management

Study Programme Details
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type



6 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on an exciting journey into the heart of the global tourism industry with the Graduate Certificate in Tourism Management. This program lays the foundation for a rewarding career in an industry undergoing a transformative rebuild.


Discover the vast landscape of the tourism sector, a pivotal contributor to the global economy and Aotearoa New Zealand’s national success. Despite challenges posed by the global COVID-19 crisis, the Graduate Certificate in Tourism Management stands as a beacon of academic excellence and practical experience. This internationally esteemed program equips you with the skills to navigate the evolving industry landscape. As tourism pioneers innovative strategies for recovery over the next three to five years, the demand for skilled professionals to lead this resurgence will soar. Prepare for impactful roles in planning, business leadership, management, research, and advisory positions within New Zealand’s revitalizing tourism sector.

Admission Requirements

  • Completion of an undergraduate degree from an accredited higher education institution in New Zealand.
  • Or an equivalent educational achievement or level.
  • IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall, with no individual component less than 5.5
  • TOEFL iBT Overall score of 60 (with at least 18 in Writing)
  • Cambridge English Overall score of 169, with no individual component less than 162
  • Pearson Test of English 50 overall score – with no communicative skill less than 42
  • NZCEL Level 4

The Graduate Certificate in Tourism Management is normally a single semester, full-time study programme. You require 60 credits, with a minimum of 45 credits at the 300-level. The remaining 15 credits chosen from the Schedule of Courses.

For more information, please visit perspective universities.

Future Career Outcomes

  • Play a pivotal role in shaping the trajectory of the tourism industry’s recovery.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of innovative tourism products and strategies.
  • Lead and manage teams in a dynamic and evolving tourism landscape.

Visa Requirements:

For visa information, please visit New Zealand page for student visa and student life.