Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Tourism – Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Thompson Rivers University

Thompson Rivers University

Campus:  British Columbia

Duration:  2 years

Intake: May and September

*Fee: CAN $1,725/course (CAN $575/credit); CAN $6,900/semester (12 credits/4 courses); CAN $8,625/semester (15 credits/5 courses)

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The students are offered Post-Baccalaureate Diploma to advance their tourism skills. The students get develop their innovation skills in tourism and they learn about the entrepreneurship to flourish their career. The students will be studying the following:

Course Description

  • Tourism core (21 credits)
  • Business, Professional and Academic Composition
  • Introduction to Tourism
  • Marketing and Customer Service
  • Environmental Issues in the Tourism Industry
  • Practicum in Tourism (120 hours)
  • Tourism Policy and Planning
  • Research in Tourism
  • Tourism electives (15 credits)
  • Lower elective
  • Upper elective
  • Theme 1 Culture and Place
  • Theme 2 Global Perspectives
  • Theme 3 Experience Design
    Specialization (18 credits)

  • Financial Management in Tourism
  • Experience Creation and Product Development

  • Innovation and Leadership in Tourism
  • Tourist Behaviour

    Developing New Tourism Enterprises

    Tourism Strategy

  • Managing Small Tourism Enterprises
  • Tourism Enterprise Consulting Project
    Career Outcomes:

  • Small Business Owner
  • Travel Consultant
  • Events Manager
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students who’ve completed their Bachelors Degree in the relevant field may apply for Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Tourism – Innovation & Entrepreneurship at TRU.

     English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS 6.5Overall Band Score and not less than 6.0 bands
    2. TOEFL 88; no section less than 20

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