Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Tourism and Hospitality Management in The University of Waikato

The University of Waikato

Campus: Hamilton

Duration: 1 year

Intake: July

*Fee: NZ$29,370.00 per year

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Postgraduate Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management is a full 1 year programme that is pathway for the students who want to pursue masters as well in the same field. Through this the students will learn to manage sustainably the operations which will make a lasting impression upon the visitors or tourists. Waikato prepares the students for the global career in managing the tourism or business in the hospitality or even in organising the event.

Career Outcomes:

  • Business entrepreneur
  • Sport/leisure manager
  • Operations manager
  • Adventure tourism operator
  • Hotel/resort/cruise ship manager
  • Tourism/hospitality business consultant
  • Restaurant/bar manager
  • Special events planner
  • National or regional tourism planner/promoter
  • Catering services manager
  • Government policy advisor
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The students must have either Bachelor degree in the related field to enrol themselves in the Postgraduate Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management at Waikato.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 overall not less 6.0 in writing band.
    2. iBT TOEFL – 90 with a score of 22 in writing
    3. PTE Academic – 65 with no less than 58 for each communicative skill

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