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Global Hotel Leadership

Southern Cross University

24 months
27200 AUD/year
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Developed in collaboration with AccorHotels, InterContinental Hotel Group and TFE Hotel Group, the Master of Business in Global Hotel Leadership from Southern Cross University is designed for future leaders in the hotel, tourism and leisure industry with a desire to accelerate their career progression. 


This Global Hotel Leadership course from Southern Cross University will help participants to develop an advanced level of understanding of hotel operations and the principles behind hotel asset management, service design and delivery systems, operational models and disruptive technologies.

There is also a strong focus on business management and leadership skills to meet the needs of entrepreneurs who want to operate their own business.

The course includes an optional professional internship and is delivered through the University's Hotel School, a unique partnership with Mulpha Australia.

This course is also available online –a prefect option for independent learners who are working in the industry. 

Southern Cross University was rated in the world's top 75 universities in tourism and hospitality management by the 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities.

Career opportunities

Graduates will be able to advance their careers in a range of organisations within the business and tourism sectors including: hospitality outlets, hotels, events and conferences, cruise ships, airlines, casinos, clubs and any other business.

Professional placement

This course includes an optional internship. Internships are integral to our degrees, giving you the opportunity to explore your career options, as you gain valuable on-the-job experience and build your professional networks. Internships may be undertaken within Australia or internationally, in any sector of tourism and hospitality.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Global Hotel Landscape
  • The Global Hotel Leader
  • Hotel Property and Operations
  • Sustainable Hotel Management
  • Creating the Hotel Customer 
  • Talent and Culture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


192 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 0101393 
  • Qualification equivalent to an Australian Bachelor degree [suggest linking to policy], plus specific requirements as indicated in the course structure tab. Students are required to have a degree considered by the University to be equivalent to an Australian Bachelor degree. Students without a degree but with substantial relevant work experience may be admitted to a Graduate Diploma or Masters.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27200 AUD per year during 24 months.

Domestic: $2900 per 12CP unit

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

Our partners

Global Hotel Leadership
Southern Cross University


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