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Are you looking for a tourism and hospitality leadership career where you can influence and inspire entire organisations, not just teams, and guide and enhance entire regions, not just venues? Explore how an MBA with a specialisation in Tourism and Hospitality Leadership can take you there!
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An MBA can advance your career, expand your professional network, enhance your earning potential and provide you with the skills you need to lead and succeed. If you’d like more information and professional advice about our MBA program please complete the form below with your details and one of our course advisors will contact you and assist you shortly.
March, July, November.
2 years full-time (6 trimesters) or part-time equivalent.
On campus and online, full-time or part-time.
Conditions apply for International students.
To graduate with the Master of Business Administration – Tourism and Hospitality Leadership you must complete a total of 12 subjects:
You may be eligible for exemptions for academic studies you have previously completed. If your application is approved, this will reduce your overall workload. However, there may be visa-related consequences associated with a shorter course duration.
You can find further information about entry to KBS, including information for mature age students, on our Domestic Entry Requirements page.
International students are required to have their overseas qualification assessed by the Department of Education and Training and deemed comparable to the postgraduate entry requirements. You can find further information about your country’s requirements on our International Entry Requirements page.
English Language Requirements
For English entry requirements please visit the International Entry Requirements page.
Need English? You could be eligible for a packaged offer with Kaplan International English. Contact us to find out more.
Tourism and Hospitality Leadership will teach you how to lead teams and organisations in Australia’s (and the world’s) largest and fastest-growing industries. You will examine consumer decision-making and other aspects of the service economy, operations, digital innovation, disruption and marketing in a service context. You will explore the important role of the service economy and the ‘service user experience’ in service-based industries.
Learn valuable leadership skills such as negotiation, conflict resolution, coaching and mentoring, data analysis, disruptive innovation and more as an industry leader.
Want to launch your own successful start-up business? Want to incorporate entrepreneurial activities within your existing organisation? This course can teach you how.
HOTEL GENERAL MANAGER
You’ll be equipped to effectively lead in the complex world of hotel management in response to changing market trends and customer expectations.
Effectively and efficiently lead resources to develop and deliver world-class events.
FOOD AND BEVERAGE DIRECTOR
Lead the planning, implementation and delivery of diverse hospitality systems on time and on budget.
Become competent in leading all aspects of operations within a travel and sightseeing business, competently directing teams and financial affairs.
|MBA401 People, Culture and Contemporary Leadership||
|MBA402 Governance, Ethics and Sustainability||
|MBA403 Financial and Economic Interpretation and Communication||
|MBA404 Consumer Behaviour and Marketing Psychology||
|MBA501 Dynamic Strategy and Disruptive Innovation||
|MBA502 Emotional Intelligence, Cultural Intelligence, and Diversity||
|MBA503 Operations Management and Decision-Making Models||
|MBA504 Data Analysis, Problem Solving, and Digital Operations||
|MBA505 Business Psychology, Coaching and Mentoring||
|MBA506 Thinking Styles, Negotiation, and Conflict Management||
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY LEADERSHIP
TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY LEADERSHIP SUBJECTS
|MBA651 Managing in Service-based Industries||
|MBA652 Strategy and Leadership in Tourism and Hospitality||
|MBA653 Destination and Visitor Management||
Students should review individual subject information for specific assessment details as assessment methods may vary.
Student Experience Officers
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Academic Success Centre
Our Academic Officers are available to equip you with the tools you need to meet the requirements of your course through additional workshops, lectures and one-on-one sessions.
Benefit from a 45-minute complimentary session with one of our employed KBS graduates and tackle challenging topics related to your degree.
Gain access to a network of over 500 online tutors who provide guidance on a range of study skills and key subjects like communication, management, marketing and numeracy.
As a new KBS student, we want to make sure you have the best possible start to your educational adventure and that you will feel warmly welcomed into the KBS family.
Every trimester we have a week dedicated to getting your feedback on your experience at KBS so we can improve your education and optimise your learning environment.
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