Griffith College

Diploma in International Hospitality Management

Diploma in International Hospitality Management

The Diploma offers learners the prospect of gaining a level seven award and gaining practical work experience in the international hospitality industry.

Available in: Dublin, Limerick
Students enjoying Griffith College Campus
Validated by: QQI
QQI Level: 7
Course Level:Undergraduate
Duration: 3 Semesters
Study Mode: Full-Time

The learners who register on this programme study hospitality specific modules such as hospitality Operations, The International Hospitality Industry, Food and Beverage Management, Accommodation and Facilities Management, Hospitality Law and Tourism Studies along with general business studies subject areas. These modules give the learner a detailed insight and understanding of the international hospitality industry both through their practical skills training sessions in tandem with their management studies. This style of programme delivery supports and highlights the diverse range of career opportunities open to successful graduates.

Students relaxing on the green in Griffith College Dublin

This course focuses on introducing and preparing students for management roles in the dynamic hospitality industry. It takes an international perspective, thus increasing the variety of career opportunities open to graduates.

Year 1 Core Subjects
Semester 0
Business Communications & IT
Financial Accounting
Hospitality Operations 1
Hospitality Operations 2
International Hospitality Management
Introduction to the International Hospitality Industry
Principles of Services Marketing
Quantitative Methods for Business
Year 2 Core Subjects
Semester 0
Accommodation and Facilities Manangement
Food & Beverage Management
Hospitality Law
Industry Placement
Professional Development
Tourism Studies
Entry Requirements
Overview Dublin: 
5 passes to include a Language (English, Irish or other language) and Maths Person over 23 can apply under mature student entry, no requirements other than to produce your Passport.
CAO Points Dublin: 
Overview Limerick: 
5 passes to include a Language (English, Irish or other language) and Maths
CAO Points Limerick: 

Please note that a Registration Fee of Euro 250.00 is applicable each academic year in addition to the fees quoted below.

Study Mode: 
EU living Ireland: 
EUR 4,600.00
EU living Abroad: 
EUR 5,600.00
Non EU living Ireland: 
EUR 7,000.00
Non EU living Abroad: 
EUR 8,000.00
Study Mode: 
EU living Ireland: 
EUR 3,500.00
EU living Abroad: 
EUR 3,500.00
Non EU living Ireland: 
EUR 6,500.00
Non EU living Abroad: 
EUR 6,500.00
How to Apply
Through the CAO or directly apply online
Academic Progression: 

Graduates of the Diploma in International Hospitality Management, who at a later date wish to return to complete the Bachelor of Arts programme will be required to study semesters 4, 5 and 6 of the programme. Should any such application come after any programme changes have occurred, e.g. through programmatic review, then all such applications will be assessed on a case by case basis.

Career Progression: 

This qualification prepares students for a range of careers in hospitality, licensed retail, leisure and tourism sectors. The skills developed can be transferred to any of the above sectors through the effective use and combination of the practical skills and knowledge gained through the programme.

Get in Touch

If you are interested in this course, please contact us to find out more information.

Dublin Campus

+353 (0) 1 415 0415

Limerick Campus

+353 (0) 61 31 0031 / +353 (0) 61 31 0043