31 May/5 July
RMIT Saigon South
RMIT Hanoi city
If you enjoy meeting new people, exploring new places and delivering professional customer service, this program will put you on the right career path.
This specialist degree in tourism and hospitality equips you with the skills and knowledge to pursue managerial roles in local and international organisations.
The program provides an understanding of the history and development of the industry, both globally and in Vietnam. It reflects international standards and a global outlook, while remaining connected to the Vietnamese context through localised content and practical experience.
You will develop analytical skills to help you define, identify and evaluate issues facing the tourism and hospitality industry today and into the future. Among the key issues studied is the environmental impact of tourism.
*These courses are delivered online
The Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality consists of 24 courses that are completed over nine semesters. Students must successfully complete the 8 courses of year one of the program before they can enrol in any of the subsequent courses in years two or three.The ninth semester is a compulsory internship, which cannot be taken with other courses, as students will be engaged full-time in the workplace.
Courses marked * combine theory with realistic work situations allowing students to learn, apply and demonstrate professional practice in the tourism and hospitality management industry.
Our flexible program offers six elective courses, which means you can also specialise in an area that complements your studies, such as Management, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, or Entrepreneurship.
The demand for top executives in tourism and hospitality, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region will continue to increase. Vietnam’s Centre for Manpower estimates that the sector will require about 870,000 employees by 2020, and 25% of these employees will be expected to have a Bachelor degree in tourism and hospitality.
RMIT’s tourism and hospitality management graduates are work-ready and have skills that are highly sought after both locally and globally. In addition to accommodation management (hotels, resorts, hostels), you can establish your career in a variety of areas, including:
Students can choose standard fee or fixed fee program. Payments can be made each semester, on a course-by-course basis.
(*) Fixed Fees are offered to brand new students who would like to fix their course tuition fees for a specified period of a Higher Education degree program. The fixed fee program guards against potential fee increases and currency fluctuations.
Successfully complete RMIT English Advanced or complete one of the following English proficiency tests:
For other international English entry requirements, please view English equivalency requirements.
Please contact the RMIT Vietnam Student Recruitment team for more information.
The program has been accorded accreditation by the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and the Institute of Hospitality in the United Kingdom.