Course Description

Develop management and leadership capabilities and increase your prospects of getting a senior position in the industry with the Associate Degree in Hospitality and Hotel Management.

You will develop your business management potential, get hands-on experience in our hospitality training centre and gain a thorough understanding of the industry's trends and issues.

This course prepares you to join the fast growing hospitality and tourism job sector. You will gain an applied knowledge of the major operational, managerial and organisational areas in the industry.

You’ll learn from teachers who are directly involved in the industry, and develop skills in:

  • hotel operations management
  • food, wine and catering operations
  • accounting principles for management
  • marketing and business communications
  • contracts, risk and business law
  • resort management
  • rooms division management.


2 years full time,

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Victoria University (VU) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 65.0% (national average 57.5%)
Improved skills: 81.3% (national average 79.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 78.7% (national average 78.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Victoria University (VU). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Victoria University (VU) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 64.1% (national average 74.8%)
Studying full time: 13.4% (national average 11.4%)
Median full time salary: $53,500 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Victoria University (VU) Code: VAHH

Entry Requirements

The minimum criteria for admission varies depending on your education background. If you’re not sure which criteria applies to you, use the help tool on this page or make an enquiry and we can assist.