New Zealand Diploma in Hospitality Management

Wellington Institute of Technology

Subject area

Hospitality Management




1 Year

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide the hospitality sector with people who are able to work in management roles, with minimal supervision, across a range of hospitality sectors.

Graduates will have enhanced employment opportunities within hospitality management roles across a range of establishments in the hospitality sector.

This qualification establishes standards of professional practice for hospitality managers that can provide customers with confidence in a range of hospitality environments.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Academic * A minimum of 60 credits at Level 4 in an appropriate field. OR * An equivalent academic qualification. OR * Relevant industry experience Applicants who have completed any one of the following may apply for direct entry into the programme: HV4540 Careers in Tourism (Level 4) NZ2101 Certificate in Cookery (Level 4) HV4588 Careers in Food and Beverage Service (Level 4) HV4589 Careers in Hotel Reception (Level 4) New Zealand Certificate in French Cuisine (Superior) (Level 4) Certificate in French Cuisine (Level 4) New Zealand Certificate in French Pâtisserie (Superior) (Level 4) Certificate in French Pâtisserie (Level 4) New Zealand Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) (Level 5) with strands in Cookery and Patisserie Diplôme Avancé Culinaire (Level 5) with strands in Cuisine or Pâtisserie * equivalent specialist hospitality or tourism qualification. English Language (for international students) The minimum requirements are: * A minimum IELTS (Academic) score of 5.5, with no band score lower than 5.0, or equivalent OR * Achieved the academic entry requirement in New Zealand or at an institution where English was the language of instruction and assessment. Entry requirement The standards

Detailed requirements

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1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,085 $6,085
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,196 $6,196
Total $12,281 $12,281

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $39,003
Earnings range $28,689 - $46,694
In employment 59%
In further study 28%
On a benefit 7%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation Scholarships

Provided by:

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation - Executive Officer



Up to $1,000.00 depending on the need and cost of the course being undertaken.

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Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Tertiary Education Grant

Provided by:

Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Whai Maia Limited



$500 - $4000 (by lebels exact details listed below)

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 935 832
Phone: (04) 920 2400
Fax: (04) 920 2401

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Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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