Are you Interested in Hotel Management?
Do you enjoy meeting people from other cultures and backgrounds? Are you interested in hosting major events that require detailed planning and organization? Are you an excellent communicator, who can solve problems quickly? If you answered yes to these questions, you may be interested in Hotel Management courses.
Benefits of Studying Hotel Management Courses
With the era of globalisation comes new opportunities in international tourism and business. This has led to the increasing popularity in Hotel Management as an area of study that can lead to interesting jobs all over the world.
Students often enjoy Hotel Management courses because they offer practical business skills that can be used specifically within hospitality, as well as a range of other areas.
Career Opportunities for Hotel Management Graduates
The following career opportunities are available to students who complete their hotel management course:
- Hotel Manager
- Hotel Administrator
- Resort Manager
- Motel Manager
- Tourism Manager
- Cruise Ship Manager
- Food and Beverage Manager
- Restaurant Manager
- Gaming Manager
- Event Coordinator
- Conference Organizer
- Customer Service Manager
About Studying Hotel Management Courses
Important subjects in hotel management courses include introduction to travel and tourism, business fundamentals, customer service, marketing, accounting, business communication, management, logistics, reporting, information systems.
Hotel Management courses generally have close links with industry. This means graduates can gain valuable work placements and expereince and complete their course being job ready. Students often undertake an internship in second or third year.
We recently caught up with Jane Tran, a Vietnamese international student at Edith Cowan University who has been living in Perth for a few years now. Jane told us about some of the challenges she has faced in Perth, and how she could have been better prepared before she left Vietnam.