Founded in 1989 as an integral part of InterContinental Sydney, The Hotel School Sydney is a unique partnership between Southern Cross University and the major hospitality investor Mulpha Australia.

    A degree, a career, a future

The strong links established between The Hotel School Sydney and leading five-star hotel Intercontinental Sydney provide students and graduates unique career opportunities as do the many other hotel companies they work with.

Situated in the heart of Sydney’s Central Business District, The Hotel School Sydney counts the Harbour, Sydney Opera House and the Botanical Gardens on its doorstep.

Channelling talent and experience on its unique Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management, The Hotel School Sydney is an innovative learning environment training tomorrow’s hotel managers and leaders.

  • Earn while you study
  • Unique industry links
  • Rigorous academic learning
  • Invaluable contacts and networking

    Start your career in Hotel Management

Tourism in Australia creates more employment opportunities than most other industries, making Sydney a place of choice for international students to get qualification and training. Students at The Hotel School Sydney are offered paid work placements in leading hotels which enables them to apply the skills they learn at school in a real world context.

    Outstanding industry links

With 25 years’ experience, The Hotel School Sydney has developed close working relationships with many leading tourism organisations in Australia and around the world. This ensures students and graduates have access to leading hotel chains and professional partners to pursue their career.

Graduates from The Hotel School Sydney have built careers in hospitality and service management in Australia and overseas. Graduates have achieved management positions in hotels and resorts in the field of human resources, marketing, front office management, food services, food and beverage management, events and conferences and general management.

    Academic excellence

The Hotel School Sydney’s unique partnership with Southern Cross University offers a degree recognised internationally by leaders in the industry. The Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management includes study of key operational subjects such as food and beverage, accommodation operations and introduction to professional practice, together with introductory management subjects such as finance, marketing, and hospitality management.