Hotel and Resort Management Post Baccalaureate Diploma

  • The Post Baccalaureate Diploma in Hotel and Resort Management is designed to provide international students and new Canadians, who hold a degree in a different field, the opportunity to earn a Canadian academic credential and gain valuable work experience in this competitive growth industry.

    The two-year program is condensed into four consecutive semesters and graduates can apply for a three-year Post Graduate Work Permit.

    What you’ll learn:

    • Sustainable business and revenue models that assist in running an efficient hotel operation
    • National and global trends in hotel and resort management
    • Tools and systems that contribute to a lean organization
    • Evidence-based decision making frameworks to implement solutions within several departments

    Key Highlights of the industry:

    • Over 1 billion global international travellers each year
    • International tourism represents 7% of the world’s exports in goods and services
    • Visitors to British Columbia increased over 12% last year
    • The hotel industry is the largest sector within the Tourism field
    • Over 100,000 job vacancies expected in tourism in BC over the next ten years.

    Program Opportunities:

    • Meet and build connections with industry through field trips and networking events
    • Faculty experts who teach beyond a textbook
    • Valuable experience in North American business practice
    • Cross program interactions to engage international and domestic students
    • Work experience in a two-month work practicum
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    School of Tourism Management
    Capilano University
    3rd floor, Cedar Building
    2055 Purcell Way
    North Vancouver, BC
    V7J 3H5

    General Inquiries
    Sylvia Huzek
    Tel: 604-984-4960