New Zealand Diploma in Hospitality Management (Level 5)

The New Zealand Diploma in Hospitality Management (Level 5) is a basic entry-level qualification comprising seven courses for students wanting to enter the work force as soon as possible and is focused on the practical skills and knowledge that employers look for in new employees in the hospitality industry.

The diploma is a stepping stone to the Bachelor of Hospitality Management degree for those aspiring to employment roles leading to management responsibility.

NZDHM (Level 5) NZQA Qualification Overview »

Job Opportunities

Employment positions with pathways to supervisory roles in the hospitality sector.

Programme Structure/Courses

Duration & Start Dates

Duration

3 semesters full-time

Start Dates in 2019
29 January, 20 May, 9 September

Semesters and scheduled breaks:
Semester 1, 2019 - 29 January to 3 May
Semester 2, 2019 - 20 May to 23 August
Semester 3, 2019 - 9 September to 13 December

Start Dates in 2020
2 February, 25 May, 14 September

Semesters and scheduled breaks:
Semester 1, 2020 - 2 February to 8 May
Semester 2, 2020 - 25 May to 28 August
Semester 3, 2020 - 14 September to 18 December

Entry Requirements

A minimum of 14 NCEA numeracy credits at Level 1 or higher and 50 credits at Level 2 or above with at least 12 credits in each of 3 subjects, including a minimum of 8 literacy credits at Level 2 or higher; or
Successful completion of a Level 3 or Level 4 qualification in hospitality
Equivalent overseas qualification; and
IELTS 5.5 with no band below 5.0 / TOEFL iBT 46 (with a writing score of 14) / PToE academic score of 42 / AIS Test of English Proficiency (TEP) 48/80 (with no band less than 11) (approved countries only); and
17 years and over

Fees

International Students

2019 Programme Fees: NZ$17,920
Resource Fees: NZ$875
Total: NZ$18,795
Plus a compulsory Student Services Fee of NZ$300 per year (or NZ$30 per month or part thereof).

2020 Programme Fees: NZ$18,585
Resource Fees: NZ$910
Total: NZ$19,495
Plus a compulsory Student Services Fee of NZ$300 per year (or NZ$30 per month or part thereof).

Domestic Students

2019 Programme Fees:   
NZ$4,200
Resource Fees: NZ$875
Total: NZ$5,075
Plus a compulsory Student Services Fee of NZ$300 per year (or NZ$30 per month or part thereof).

This programme is eligible for a student loan from Studylink. Contact Studylink on 0800 88 99 00 or log on to www.studylink.govt.nz to apply for student finance.

Download 2019 Prospectus