What will I learn?

A Bachelor of Business (International Tourism) will position you to launch a first-class, jet-setting career in an global industry.

A career in international tourism can be as exotic and colourful as its destinations. Channel your adventurous spirit, business acumen and lust for travel into a rewarding career.

Whether for pleasure or business, tourism professionals are responsible for promoting dream destinations, devising profitable visitor campaigns, and arranging entertaining tours and holidays in destinations far and wide.

The ICMS Bachelor of Business (International Tourism) will equip you with the skills needed for a successful career this growing and dynamic business sector.

Every organisation in the tourism industry requires professionals with skills to attract, accommodate and entertain tourists with the aim of increasing revenue. This course aims to skill you in all areas of tourism business operations - identifying challenges and assessing solutions.

Subjects focus on core business skills with the addition of specialised international tourism subjects. Business subjects include sales and marketing; agile leadership, collaboration and managing people; strategic planning and innovative problem solving; and financial literacy. In your tourism subjects you will be exposed to the latest in tourism technology, trends and tour design. You’ll also learn about airline management and how sustainability and ethical issues impact on profitability .

International tourism and business subjects are supplemented by elective subjects, such as Cruise Management or Innovative Disruption. Your choices could include electives in a range of business areas such as marketing, event management, entrepreneurship, hospitality management and sports management. This allows you to enhance your International Tourism degree with subjects that reflect your interests and ambitions.


At ICMS we believe that the best learning experience combines practical and ‘real world’ experience with a strong academic foundation. Work Integrated Learning (WIL) subjects are built into your degree, meaning you graduate with more than a degree – you’ll graduate with real world experience – and will have gained invaluable industry connections.


The teaching of this course integrates the practical experience of industry specialists with a more formal academic approach, providing you with a practical perspective on today’s business sector.


The Bachelor of Business (International Tourism) is career-focused, and aims to develop contemporary knowledge and skills needed for success. This means:

  • Strong industry relationships
  • Developing 21st century skills, such as digital literacy
  • Everybody gets to complete a work placement in a business that aligns to their preferred industry
  • Access to personal study assistance and wellness support
  • An emphasis on professionalism which includes: business cards, interview preparation, wearing 'business attire' in class, setting up LinkedIn profiles, access to the Career Hub, mentoring from high achieving students and alumni, working with your Work Integrated Facilitator on your CV

In your final year of the Bachelor of Business (International Tourism), you will have the opportunity to participate in a ‘capstone’ subject, which allows you to choose a special area of focus within events, as a major project to test your abilities in addressing contemporary issues or problems in your area of interest.



Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$43,800.00 (23,53,573) per year
Total Tuition Fee: AUD $87,600; Tuition Fee Per Subject: AUD $3,650; AUD $14,600 for 6 Trimesters

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected May, August 2022


International College of Management, Sydney - ICMS

Northern Beaches Campus,

151 Darley Road,


New South Wales,

2095, SYDNEY, Australia

Online/Distance (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$43,800.00 (23,53,573) per year
Total Tuition Fee: AUD $87,600; Tuition Fee Per Subject: AUD $3,650; AUD $14,600 for 6 Trimesters

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected May, August 2022

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Completion of NSW HSC or equivalent. International Baccalaureate: Completed IB Diploma with a score of 24. English Language Requirements: IELTS (academic) - Overall 6.0; Writing 5.5; Speaking 5.5, TOEFL i-BT -Overall 69; Writing 19; Speaking 17, Pearson (academic) - Overall 50; Writing 42; Speaking 42,TOEIC - Overall 785.

For international students

Completion of NSW HSC (or equivalent) with a minimum Band 2 in English Standard or English EAL/D and any one of the suggested equivalent subjects, including Mathematics Standard 2, Business Studies, Economics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Investigating Science, Legal Studies, Financial Services or Business Services. ICMS does not use selection ranks for admissions. Applicants are assessed on performance in individual HSC (or equivalent) subjects and may be contacted by ICMS to attend an interview.

Entry requirements vary from country to country.

International Baccalaureate: Completed IB Diploma with a score of 24

Cambridge International Examinations or Edexcel GCE: Successful completion of GCE A-level with an aggregate of 6

BTEC: Successful completion of BTEC National Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in business or related area

Certificate IV: Successful completion of Certificate Level IV qualification (under the AQF), or its equivalent.

English Language Requirements

IELTS (academic) - Overall 6.0; Writing 5.5; Speaking 5.5
TOEFL iBT -Overall 69; Writing 19; Speaking 17
Pearson (academic) - Overall 50; Writing 42; Speaking 42
TOEIC - Overall 785

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

Pathways options

Offered by this university

International College of Management, Sydney - ICMS offers below pathways courses for this subject

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Australian Pacific College

About International College of Management

100% of ICMS degree graduates gain industry experience even before the completion of their study.

  • Leader in high-quality, career oriented higher education
  • Home to over 2,300 students
  • Nearly 90% employed in their field when they graduate
  • Among Australia’s top 10 for overall graduate employment