New Zealand Diploma in tourism & Travel (Level 5)

Programme Description:

The programme is suitable for students pursuing a career in the global Travel and Tourism sector. You will can design and effectively implementing processes to enhance visitor experience. Competencies acquired will help you to take full responsibility for the quantity, nature and quality of services provided. You can seek job opportunities as entry level managers in the industry.

Graduate Outcome:

On successful completion of this programme, you will be able to:

  • Effectively communicate (Verbal & Written) with diverse audience and proactively support visitor experience
  • Manage self, time and tasks in the workplace and comply with relevant Acts and legislation
  • Analyse and evaluate operating environments of local, national and international tourism and make decisions
  • Develop, analyse and critique the business systems and processes for quality visitor experience and overall business effectiveness


The programme runs overs 36 weeks in 2 semesters of 18 weeks each. You must achieve 120 credits from 8 modules. You must successfully complete all 8 modules to graduate. Refer Module Descriptions for details.

Entry Criteria:

Student career pathway:

  • Education pathway: This qualification leads to the New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 6).
  • Employment pathway: Work in the tourism and travel industry at entry level .

Course Intake : July 2019, September 2019 and December 2019

Total Progarmme Fees : 18,400 NZD + Insurance Premium