Hospitality is a dynamic and fast-growing international industry, which provides excellent opportunities to develop a global career. You will learn a combination of management and practical skills that are invaluable when pursuing career opportunities. BMIHMS at Torrens University students also benefit from enhanced knowledge and skills due to their industry placement, an integral part of the course adding real working experience.
This Master degree enables those looking to change careers enter the world of hotel management. It also provides the opportunity for those who have an undergraduate degree in a related field and wish to extend their learning. All classes are held at our non-residential, Executive Business Centre, Sydney campus.
Master students can take their current Bachelor degree and build on their business knowledge while learning the core hospitality skills to ensure a successful career in hotel management. If you do not have an undergraduate qualification but have 3+ years in a supervisory role you may also be eligible.
Why choose Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School at Torrens University?
Our master’s degree is the only course of its kind in Sydney. By studying with us, you will gain a deep understanding of hotel management, operations and business, designed to secure you a management position in a leading hotel on graduation. The program offers a six-month paid industry placement in Australia, yet another opportunity that will set you ahead of the competition.
If you are looking for a business career that allows rapid employee development, has scope for travel, is fast-paced and people orientated, then this is the career for you.
There is an enormous range of positions in the hospitality industry, so there is no need for you to get stuck in any one niche. Even if you choose to stay with the same employer, over a few years you could move from concierge, front desk to reservations manager and beyond.
As with the Bachelor degree, numerous hotel chains partner with us in placing students in one hospitality industry placement during the Master degree, lasting up to 24 weeks (6 months).
Students put into practice the skills built while studying at BMIHMS at Torrens University, gaining real-life work experience that counts towards their degree. The paid placements also allow crucial contacts and peer networks to be developed.
Professional Development Workshop
This course incorporates a professional development workshop to support our students with greater awareness of what lies ahead when entering their first role.
It provides a realistic view of what they will encounter when entering the hospitality sector.
Within the workshop students learn about: future leader qualities and attributes, cultural awareness (adaption and flexibility), business communications (verbal and non-verbal), professional use of social media and the importance of grooming.