New Zealand Diploma in Hospitality Management

New Zealand Management Academies Limited

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

Applicants must be a minimum of 16 years old for entry to this programme. Preference will be given to applicants who have achieved NCEA Level 2 OR; a level 4 tertiary qualification; OR international equivalent. Applicants must have an appropriate level of English proficiency for the level at which they intend to study. New Zealand applicants without formal qualifications must meet the minimum requirements of the NZMA placement assessment. New Zealand applicants who do not have English as a first language may be required to complete the NZMA English Language Entry Assessment. International students will need to show that they are capable of successfully completing the programme by: Achieving and providing documented evidence of an IELTS academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5 OR; alternative NZQA approved proficiency outcomes for entry at level 5 OR; an equivalent score on the NZMA English Language Entry Assessment^ OR; have completed significant formative education where English is the language of instruction^ ^Subject to NZQA rules, additional conditions apply.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1 Year

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,771 $7,771
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$6,222 $6,222
Total $13,993 $13,993

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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 $36,313
Earnings range $27,240 - $42,629
In employment 71%
In further study 20%
On a benefit 6%

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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BPW Hawera Second Chance Education Grant

Provided by:

BPW New Zealand - Projects Chair



The grant is up to $1000 .

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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

Phone: (09) 309 7802
Fax: (09) 2701269

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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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