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22972 CAD/year
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The Graduate Diploma in Hospitality Management from Vancouver Island University is a full-time, cohort-based program that incorporates face-to-face delivery with experiential learning, both in internship work experience and laboratory modules.  

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Overview

The Graduate Diploma in Hospitality Management from Vancouver Island University will produce graduates who are innovative hospitality management decision-makers equipped with demonstrable analytical skills, functional area knowledge, strong communication skills and abilities, combined with an applied human capital knowledge and skill set, who influence an organization’s performance through their future orientated leadership. 

Curriculum delivery will be enhanced through the use of hospitality industry specific simulations, case studies, and a robust semester-long visiting scholar or professors of practice (hospitality industry experts) interactive lecture series on meaningful issues and trends facing the hospitality executive today and in the future. 

Further, Graduate Diploma in Hospitality Management students from Vancouver Island University will contribute and mobilize knowledge to the industry through the completion of an integrated business project completed in conjunction with their graduate internship. 

Career Opportunities

While GDHM graduates have many career path opportunities from which to choose, the following careers are identified from recent labour market analysis: 

  • Accommodation service managers 
  • Restaurant and food service managers 
  • Retail and wholesale trade mangers 
  • Hotel chain regional vice-president 
  • Hotel general manager 
  • Manager, regional, sales 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Managing Hospitality Service Marketing
  • Using Hospitality Financial Data
  • Managing An Accommodation Rooms Division 
  • Managing Destination Resorts
  • Evaluating Financial Statements
  • Analyzing Operational Data

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

63 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree from a recognized university, with a "C+" grade point average from the last 60 credits completed and a minimum of 1 year work experience in a supervisory or managerial capacity, preferably in a service organization; or,
  • An undergraduate degree from a recognized university, with a "C+" grade point average from the last 60 credits completed and a minimum of 3 year work experience in the hospitality industry demonstrating increased responsibility; or,
  • An undergraduate degree in hospitality management, or a related discipline, from a recognized university, with a "C+" grade point average from the last 60 credits completed; or, 
  • A minimum of 10 years of directly related work experience in a hospitality organization at a supervisory or managerial position, may be considered on a case-by-case basis. Such applicants must show a minimum of "C+" grade in Mathematics 11 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22972 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45945 CAD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    18218 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36436 CAD for the full programme during 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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