PIHMS

Hospitality and Tourism Management at PIHMS

PIHMS  offer degree and diploma courses that are designed to fast track students into management or specialized positions within the hospitality, tourism and hotel industry.  They have been operating for 25 years.

PIHMS offer:

  • a one year level 5 diploma
  • a two year level 6 diploma
  • a three year degree

Specifically PIHMS run courses in these areas:

  • Tourism
  • Hospitality
  • Hotel Management

The campus is based in a hotel in New Plymouth that is operated for and by students, which is unique in NZ.

The benefits of this are:

  • you get to experience being both a guest and a host in your learning environment (exclusive to PIHMS)
  • Practical training in the PIHMS Hotel
  • practical experience of running a business/commerce/management

AT PIHMS you will participate in hospitality, tourism and hotel employment throughout their study:

  • Two 6 month Paid Hotel Internships (exclusive to PIHMS)
  • Job opportunities across NZ, Australia and the UK.
  • Earn up to $55,000 during your study on the Paid Hotel Internships

PIHMS is the only training provider where you graduate with a degree and one year of paid work experience.

In a recent survey PIHMS did of their graduates, 96% of their students gained employment within 3 months.

Experience PIHMS:

Every year PIHMS run 4 day 3 night Career Weeks at campus during the school holidays. These cost $99 (for South Island students) plus the cost of your travel to get there.

To register and find out more click here

Brittany and Kate on their Paid Industry Placement in London (2019)

How to Apply:

There are four intakes per  year: February, April, July and October.

You need to have:

  • NCEA Level 2
  • 10 literacy and 10 numeracy credits at Level 1
  • be 17.5 years at the time of intake

Useful subjects:

  • english
  • maths
  • business or economics
  • geography
  • tourism
  • hospitality

Apply here: www.pihms.ac.nz/online-application.html

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