The University of Queensland

Bachelor of Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management

The University of Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 103168H

Level of study: Undergraduate


Embark on a successful managerial career in tourism, hospitality, hotel management or events.

This degree opens up exciting opportunities in the global tourism industry. You'll learn about planning and staging events, marketing tourist attractions, and designing service operations and hospitality encounters.

Teachers in this degree are world-leading experts and have strong industry connections. They'll teach you about contemporary issues including sustainability, social media and customer service, and cover industry challenges and how they can be addressed.

A special feature of this program are the hands-on experiences including executive shadowing, Disney World internships, industry-facing learning experiences, study tours and placements.

Our graduates are in high demand with employers, both locally and internationally. Thanks to your advanced management training and professional networks, you'll be well-positioned for a promising career.

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Depending on which major you choose, here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

Tourism and events manager
Cruise director
Food and beverage manager
Travel consultant
Tourism product development manager
Festival manager
Casino manager
Sponsorship and fundraising coordinator
Conference and convention centre marketing coordinator
Hotel and resort manager

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  • Hotel and Hospitality Management
  • Tourism and Event Management

Course opportunities


The University of Queensland

St Lucia Campus
Brisbane Queensland 4072

Entry criteria

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) General English subject (Units 3 & 4, C); General Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C).

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ TOEFL IBT - Overall 87, listening 19, reading 19, writing 21 and speaking 19. TOEFL PB - Overall 570, listening 54, reading 54, writing 59/5. Pearsons - Overall Score of 64 and 60 in all sub bands. BEP - 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. OET is not accepted.


The University of Queensland
St Lucia Campus
Brisbane Queensland 4072