Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Hotel, and Event Management

Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
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 a transformative journey towards a successful managerial career in tourism, hospitality, or events with our Graduate Certificate in Tourism, Hotel, and Event Management. This program equips you with the necessary business acumen and professional skills to deliver exceptional tourism experiences in a dynamic global industry.

Tourism plays a vital role in the economy, contributing billions of dollars and employing thousands of individuals in Queensland alone. At UQ Business School, you’ll delve into this vibrant industry, gaining skills applicable not only in Australia but also across the globe.


Benefit from UQ’s extensive industry network, where industry leaders deliver guest lectures, sharing invaluable perspectives and insights. Through Work Integrated Learning (WIL) opportunities, including tourism and event site visits, case studies, and problem-based learning activities, you’ll bridge the gap between theory and practice, gaining hands-on industry experience.

Upon graduation, you’ll hold an internationally recognized qualification, poised for success in diverse careers related to tourism, hotel, and event management.

Admission Requirements

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in any discipline, or
  • Have completed post-secondary studies, plus five years of full-time equivalent work experience, or
  • Seven years of full-time equivalent work experience.
  • Achieve a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 4.0 on a 7-point scale in the previous qualification.
  • IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6.
  • TOEFL iBT (including Paper Edition) – Overall 87, listening 19, reading 19, writing 21, and speaking 19.
  • PTE Academic – Overall Score of 64 and 60 in all sub-bands.
  • BE – A minimum overall grade of 4 plus a minimum grade of C in all macro skills.
  • CES – Overall 176 and 169 in all sub-bands.
  • Tourism, Hospitality & Event Industries
  • Visitor Management
  • Industry Research and Consultancy
  • Managing Resources in Tourism, Hospitality & Events

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $24,080
  • Domestic:$19,920

Future Career Outcomes

Our program prepares you for a multitude of rewarding career paths in the tourism, hospitality, and events sectors. Explore real-world examples of successful alumni who have made significant contributions to these industries. Develop essential skills in strategic planning, customer service, and event management, ensuring your readiness to excel in today’s competitive job market.


Visa Requirements:

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