Holland College | International Hospitality Management



International Hospitality Management

Start Date: September
Length: 2 Years
Location: Tourism & Culinary Centre
Credential: Diploma, International Hospitality Management
  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
  • Résumé including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program.

Note: Applicants must have the ability to perform physically challenging tasks

Fees for the academic year 2019/2020. Please note: Tuition and Fees are listed in Canadian dollars.

International Student fee is an additional $4000 per year (includes International Health Fee).
International Student fee is due on first day of class.

Tuition and Other Fees 1st Year 2nd Year
Tuition $4,940 $4,331
Lab Fee $ 480 $ 450
Study Tour $ – $2,250
Student Union $168 $168
Health Insurance Fee $ 410 $ 410
Fitness Centre Fee $80 $80
Books $ 1,834 $ 705
Uniforms/Laundry $500 $ 500
Graduation Fee $ – $ 100
Total $8,412 $ 8,994
1stinstallment due upon first day of class $ 6,321 $ 4,448
2ndinstallment due January 6 $ 2,091 $ 4,546
Other Program Costs 1st Year 2nd Year
On-Site Parking $ 164 $ 164
Total $ 164 $ 164

After graduating from the International Hospitality Management Program, you’ll be ready to work in:

  • Hotels, motels, and country inns
  • Resort operations
  • Restaurants
  • Pubs, lounges, and night clubs
  • Catering operations
  • Front office and guest services
  • Administration
  • Housekeeping
  • Food and beverage
  • Sales and marketing
  • Convention and conference services

Degree Pathways

Many Holland College programs have degree pathways. For more information, see our Degree Pathways section.

Program Overview

With a diploma in International Hospitality Management, you will be ready to manage all the details that make a restaurant, resort,  hotel, or nightclub a great experience for customers. Our business courses complement specialized training for food service, catering and hotel operations, and you will participate in practicums in our dining room and at local hotels. An international educational study tour will enhance your knowledge of cultural diversity and global standards of tourism and hospitality. You’ll work frequently at industry-related events, helping you to build a solid network of contacts for future employment. Every aspect of the program has been designed with input from industry, ensuring you will meet international standards of excellence.

View a detailed list of courses for this program.

This is a U.S. Federal Aid approved program. 


As part of the program, you will complete a mandatory term of paid internship in a work environment related to your field of study. The placement is a minimum of 500 hours over the summer between your first and second year. The internship placement officer and program instructors work to ensure you are ready for this employment.

Educational Study Tour

Get your passport ready! In your second year, you will participate in an educational study tour, typically in an international destination.

Semester Abroad Opportunities

Holland College has partnerships in Austria and Switzerland that may allow you to complete one semester abroad during your second year of study. You must meet specific conditions in order to participate in this opportunity.



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