Internship Opportunities

The Hotel School Sydney

The Hotel School, Sydney, is a unique partnership between Southern Cross University and the intercontinental Sydney, Hayman, Sanctuary Cove, Hyatt at Sanctuary Cove and Hilton, Melbourne.

Internship Opportunities - The Hotel School Sydney

The Hotel School, Sydney, is a unique partnership between Southern Cross University and the intercontinental Sydney, Hayman, Sanctuary Cove, Hyatt at Sanctuary Cove and Hilton, Melbourne.

The School offers Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management in 3 years. Our aim is to prepare well-rounded graduates for employment in hotel and tourism management positions in Australia and internationally. Candidates are selected on the basis of academic performance, achievements and an interview.



Unique Benefits

  • Links with Australia’s leading international hotel - Intercontinental & 3,500 international hotel chian
  • Internationally recognized Australian university qualifications
  • Relevant practical on-the-job training in a range of operational departments of the Inter-Continental Hotels and Resorts’ worldwide network
  • Central city campus location
  • Currently industry practices, combined with a rigorous course curriculum, provide the latest management & operational skills to students
  • Invaluable work experience throughout the course increase employment opportunities on graduation & prepares graduates for rapid career advancement within the hospitality industry
  • Direct access to academic and industry experts
  • Recognition of prior learning, including work-place experience
  • Combination of industry relevant experience & academic recognition & qualification

Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management

Flexible course & qualification structure with entry & exit points to suit individual needs and interests. Year 1 : certificate, Year 2 : Diploma, Year3 : Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management


Entry Requirements
  • Proficiency in English, show passion in Hotel and Hospitality Industry
  • 6.0 or above in IELTS (For those who cannot achieve this mark upon enrollment, he/she should apply the Intensive English course designated by THE HOTEL SCHOOL)
  • Students must aged 18 or above
  • HKCEE level with one year relevant working experience OR
  • Matriculation Graduated
  • Applicants must attend the interview organized by the Hong Kong representing office, World Academies’ Partner

Enquiry/apply

  • HK Office: WAP (World Academies' Partner)
  • Address: Rm 1430, 14/F, East Block, Star House, 3 Salisbury Road, TST, Kowloon, HK
  • Phone: 2317-1299
  • Enrollment period: February and July

Awards of The Hotel School
  • 2007 Accredited by EUHOFA International - The International Association of Hotel School
  • 2006 Accredited by The International Centre of Exscellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education, an Australian Government Initiative
  • 2006 Assessed to meet the Standard of Teh International Centre of Excellence in Tourism & Hospitality Education - an Australian Government Initative
  • 2004 Australian Hotels Association (National) Awards for Excellence Best Training Initiative
  • 2004 Australian Hotels Association (NSW) Awards for Excellence Best Training Initiative
  • 2003 New South Wales Tourism Awards for Business Excellence Education
  • 2003 Winner Best Training Initiative NSW Australian Hotels Association
  • 2003 Winner Best Rooms Division Employee NSW Australian Hotels Association
  • 2001 Winner of the NSW Tourism Awards for Business Excellence for Industry Training Private Sector
  • 1999 Winner of the NSW Awards of the Decade in Tourism Excellence for Industry Training Private Sector
  • 1999 Winner of the NSW Awards of the Decade in Tourism Excellence for Luxury Accommodation 2000
  • 1998 Corporate Environment Award - International Hotel and Restaurant Association
  • 1998 Pinnacle Award for Outstanding Meeting Facilities - Successful Meeting Magazine
  • 1998 Top 20 Finalist in Annual Top 100 Conference Venue Survey- National Business Bulletin (also awarded in 1996)
  • 1997 Excellent in Energy and Environment - Australian Hotels Association (also awarded in 1992, 1995 and 1996)
  • 1997 Pierponts Cigar Bar Voted Best Place for a Business Drink in Sydney - Fortune Magazine
  • 1997 Overall Winner of the Vision for Australia Award - Keep Australia Beautiful National Association
  • 1996 Best Deluxe Accommodation - New South Wales Awards for Excellence in Tourism
  • 1993 Excellent in Recognition of Commitment to Protect Environment - International Hotels Association
  • 1992 Most Successful Establishment International Catering Trade Fair
  • 1990 Pinnacle Award for Outstanding Meetings Facility Successful Meetings
  • 1990 Excellence in Training and Education New South Wales Tourist Commission (also awarded in 1989)
  • 1989 Excellence in Heritage and Culture Tourism New South Wales Tourist Commission
  • 1987 Award of Honour for Restoration and Re-use - The Tourism Pacesetter
  • 1986 Grand Heritage Gold Award - Pacific Asia Travel Association
  • 1985 Award of Excellence in a Difficult Historic Project - Building Owners and Managers Association of Australia

The Southern Cross University
The Southern Cross University ranked in the top five of Australian Universities for “overall graduate satisfaction” by The Good University Guide 2007. Both its entry flexibility and indigenous participation get the highest grading.

* The Good University Guide) is an authoritative university guide in Australia, it grades all the Australia universities every year.


Awards of the Southern Cross University Tourism and Hotel Management Program

  • 2003/4 Winner of the Australian Tourism Award for Industry Education
  • 2003 Winner of the New South Wales Awards for Excellence in Tourism Industry Education
  • 1999 Winner of the Australian Tourism Award for Industry Education
  • 1999 Winner of the New South Wales Awards for Excellence in Tourism for Industry Education
  • 1998 Winner of the New South Wales Awards for Excellence in Tourism for Industry Education
  • 1997 Winner of the New South Wales Awards for Excellence in Tourism for Industry Education
  • 1996 Finalist of the New South Wales Awards for Excellence in Tourism for Industry Education (also finalists in 1993, 1994 and 1995)
  • 1996 Special Award for the Adopt-A-Student Programme at the New South Wales Awards for Excellence in Tourism for Industry Education
  • 1992 Award of Distinction in the New South Wales Awards for Excellence in Tourism for Industry Education