Master of Hotel Management Level 9

Master of Hotel Management Level 9

  • NZQA Level:  9
  • Credits:  180

The aim of the Master of Hotel Management programme is to enhance students' abilities to

  1. Manage job related activities at operational levels such as food and beverage, front office, housekeeping, materials management,
  2. Interact and deal effectively with employees, guests, peers and superiors,
  3. Undertake project development and conduct needs analyses and feasibility studies,
  4. Visualise long term goals for the property,
  5. Assist in new product and services development,
  6. Conceptualise multifarious problems and provide appropriate solutions,
  7. Develop and formulate strategic concepts in relation to all available resources and the company's objectives.


Graduate Profile

Improve your senior management prospects and enhance your competitive advantage. 

Educational Pathways Students who have successfully completed the Master of Hotel Management may seek admission to research masters or doctoral programmes in New Zealand or overseas. Employment Pathways Students who have successfully completed the Master of Hotel Management and have (or gain) appropriate practical experience may obtain employment in a wide range of managerial positions in the hospitality and tourism industry, including Facilities and Logistics Manager, Food and Beverage Manager, Front Office Manager, General Manager, Hotel Manager, Housekeeping Manager, Human Resources Manager, International Manager, Marketing and Sales Manager, Regional Manager, Rooms Division Manager, Training Manager. 

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements Applicants require a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in business, management or a related hospitality area, with at least a B+ grade average at level 7 (or higher). Degrees in other disciplines may be considered if the applicant has at least three years' relevant hospitality experience at a supervisory level, or equivalent. In addition, applicants for whom English is not their first language require an IELTS score of 6.5, or equivalent



PIHMS Intake Dates 2017

Enrolment Dates 2017

  • 7 February 2017
  • 24 April 2017
  • 17 July 2017
  • 2 October 2017

Vacation Dates 2017

  • 22 April 2017 – 30 April 2017
  • 8 July 2017 – 23 July 2017
  • 30 September 2017 – 9 October 2017
  • 16 December 2017 – 11 February 2018


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