What will I learn?

A Bachelor of Business in International Hotel and Resort Management provides the knowledge and skills necessary to manage an hotel, a resort or an accommodation-based business anywhere in the world. Our live on campus hands-on program provides experience in all aspects of day-to-day operations, including guest relations, housekeeping, food and beverage, and hotel management.

Course overview

While studying the Bachelor of Business (International Hotel & Resort Management) course, you’ll live on-site for two terms at our Practical Learning Centre, Leura campus in the Blue Mountains. The Leura campus operates as a simulated hotel, where students are both guest and staff. From guest relations, front office management, food and beverage to housekeeping and property management, you will gain hands-on experience in all aspects of day-to-day operations. During the course, you will also gain practical experience through industry work placement programs. The final six months will focus on purely on business management. These classes will be held at our non-residential, Executive Business Centre, in the Sydney campus.

Career opportunities

Ideal for students with a passion for hotel management, hospitality and providing world class experiences. This course will suit people who are keen to put theoretical knowledge into practice and are seeking a career that will potentially take them around the world, working across diverse sectors in a variety of roles.

Career paths

  • Front Office Manager
  • Guest Relations Manager
  • Food and Beverage Supervisor
  • Property Manager

Subjects and units

This course comprises of 26 subjects, which includes 24 core subjects and 2 industry placements of up to 600 hours each.

International students must not enrol in more than one-third (33%) of online subjects over their course and must study at least one face-to-face subject each study period. Most face-to-face courses are also available online. Please note that due to COVID-19 pandemic, authorities have provided exceptions to the usual face-to-face learning requirements.

Industry partners

As part of Torrens University Australia, BMIHMS students undertake industry placements with some of the most prestigious restaurant, hospitality and tourism organisations in Australia and the world. From day one you’ll be gaining valuable experience, learning from industry professionals and building key industry relationships.



Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (2.5 years)

Tuition fees
A$31,000.00 (16,59,529) per year
AUD $93,000 for the entire course
Start date

27 September 2021, 17 January 2022, 11 April 2022, 4 July 2022


Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

Leura Campus, 1 Chambers Road,


New South Wales,

2780, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have completed an international equivalent to the Australian Year 12 Senior Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent. Students must be 17 years and 9 months or older by the course start date. English Language Proficiency: 6.0 IELTS.

For international students

  • Australian Year 12 or equivalent; and
  • Be 18 years of age by the end of the first term; and
  • Academic IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Australian Pacific College