Southern Cross University

Master of International Tourism and Hotel Management

Southern Cross University

Course details

CRICOS course code: 085173J

Level of study: Postgraduate


If you want to live, work and succeed in the great destinations of the world, this course is designed to place you ahead of the competition.

The tourism and hospitality industry is vital to national and regional economies, a fact we appreciate every day from our campuses located at the centre of vibrant tourism industries.

This flexible course covers entrepreneurship and marketing, accounting and management, tourism planning, systems and contemporary hotel management. You will also undertake research into a topic that particularly fascinates you, ultimately contributing new knowledge and perspective to a diverse and thriving industry.

With employers increasingly on the look-out for innovative thinkers and leaders, our graduates will have opportunities across areas including hotels, airlines, event management, destination marketing and tourism start-ups.

Advanced standing may apply to students who have completed relevant undergraduate and postgraduate study.

Major areas of study

The course provides a comprehensive study of aspects of tourism and hotel management from both theoretical and practical 'real world' perspectives taught by academics with industry backgrounds.

You also undertake an independent research project (equal to two units), towards the end of your degree, to focus on an aspect of tourism that interests you.

Career opportunities

Graduates are suited to supervisory or management positions in resorts, hotels, government tourism bodies, non-profit, destination marketing, and tourism organisations, airlines, convention and event operators and other special interest tourism businesses.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 26,400 Per Year Read more3,300 per unit
Start date: 05 July 2021
01 November 2021
Study mode: Full time

Gold Coast Campus

Room A1.11, Southern Cross Drive
Gold Coast Queensland 4225

Entry criteria

Qualification equivalent to an Australian Bachelor degree.

Applicants must have IELTS - 6.5 with no band less than 6.0; CAE - 58; TOEFL PBT - 570 min 5.0 (TWE); TOEFL iBT - 79 with no less than 21 in writing and 20 in other areas; PTE - 58 with no communicative score less than 50; ISPLR - 4 in all 4 skill areas.


Southern Cross University
Lismore Campus
Military Road North Coast New South Wales 2480