Study international hospitality in VU's Study Abroad program in Melbourne. The hospitality units are drawn from a course given EPAS accreditation by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).

Our hospitality program for international students will give you the opportunity to get up-to-date knowledge of industry trends and issues. You'll gain an understanding of major operational, managerial and strategic areas of the hospitality industry.

Melbourne is recognised as the events capital of Australia with fine dining, top-class hotels, large conventions and trade fairs. Visit Melbourne's many festivals to see international hospitality at its best, including:

Program structure

To receive the certificate, you must successfully complete four units of study (courses) in one semester.

Semester 1

Required units:

Plus one of the following units:

Semester 2

Required units:

Plus one of the following units:

Please note: units are subject to change.

Entry requirements

To be part of the Study Abroad certificate program, students must have:

  • completed one year of tertiary study
  • fulfilled their home institution’s academic requirements for overseas study
  • have a 2.5 Grade Point Average on a 4.0 scale
  • provided documentation supporting their English language proficiency.

Key dates

  • Semester 1: February to June
  • Semester 2: July to November

Contact your International Programs Office for application closing dates.

Contact us

For more detail about the Certificate in International Hospitality Management, contact the Victoria Abroad team:

Phone: +61 3 9919 1921 | +61 3 9919 1319

Download the International Hospitality Management brochure