Program name change notice

Effective as of the Summer 2020 intake, this program is changing its name to Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Global Hospitality & Tourism Management.

Program and courses in the Global Hospitality and Tourism Management program remain unchanged. Program title change effective for the Summer 2020 intake.

Students admitted into the Summer 2020 intake onwards will graduate under the new program name of Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Global Hospitality & Tourism Management. 

Hotel and Resort Management Post Baccalaureate Diploma

Faculty of Global & Community Studies
School of Tourism Management

Post Baccalaureate Diploma

Program Highlights

Earn a Canadian academic credential and gain valuable work experience in this competitive growth industry.

The world's best hotels and resorts reflect the world-class leadership of its people. You have that leadership potential too. To realize it, the Post Baccalaureate Diploma in Hotel and Resort Management concentration is for you.

Gain superior theoretical and practical knowledge about the Canadian and global hospitality industries through our principle- and leadership-based approach to learning. Master the art and science of managing hospitality operations from our award-winning faculty with decades of experience in the hotel and resort industries. This program is your opportunity to elevate your hospitality career to the next level.

The sixteen-month program is condensed into four consecutive semesters, which already includes a two-month work practicum. Once completed, you may be eligible to apply for a three-year Post Graduate Work Permit.


CampusTermsFull/Part Time

Tuition and Fees Per Year

Domestic Students
Year Tuition Fees Total
Year 1$5,589 $1,242 $6,831
Year 2$4,441 $1,149 $5,590
Year 3$0 $0 $0
Year 4$0 $0 $0
Year 5$0 $0 $0
Total$10,030 $2,391 $12,421

Note: Fees are subject to change. Some programs have fees for supplies and equipment that aren’t included in the estimate. To get an idea of what you’ll pay to study at CapU, try out our Tuition & Fees Estimator.

General Courses

Total credits: 27.00


Specialized Courses

Total credits: 18.00


Total program credits: 45.00

Important Dates

Application Dates

May 1, 2018 - May 2, 2019

Course Registration & Waitlisting Starts

Jul 8, 2019

Fee Payment Deadline

Aug 19, 2019 4:00 PM

Note: Dates are subject to change.

Admission Requirements

Completion of an undergraduate degree from a recognized institution with a cumulative GPA (CGPA) of 2.0 or higher with preference given to students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher on the final two years of study.

Students must produce evidence of their English Language Proficiency: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=540, internet=75, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=128, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.0 overall, and no one score less than 5.5 and a min score of 6.0 in writing, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=60, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=50, or Capilano University EAP 090 with a minimum B+ grade.

Letter of intent. Resume or experience summary.

For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar (pdf).

Admission Notes

This program is not designed for students who have completed the Capilano University Bachelor of Tourism Management as this is a duplication of work. 

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School of Tourism Management

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