Vancouver Premier College of Hotel Management

International Hospitality Management Diploma

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International Hospitality Management Diploma

(63 Credits)

19.5 months

Program Schdule

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An English-intense base of training in the first two semesters prepare students whose first language is not English to be successful in the program and develop confidence with working in English speaking hospitality work environments around the world.

Admissions Requirement

  1. Be at least 17 years of age
  2. Have completed Grade 10 or 19 if applying as a mature student
  3. Provide proof of English proficiency:
  • Grade 10 or higher-level English course: C+ (or equivalent) from an English-speaking country.
  • English Language Test (only valid for two years):
    TOEFL: 34 iBT (with no individual score less than 8), 100 CBT, or 410 PBT
    IELTS:Academic version 4.5 (with no band test score less than 4)
    Cambridge International Exam: GCE O level E
    TOEIC: 350
    LPI: 2
    VPC English Proficiency Exam: 45% (Test fee: $25 CAD)
  • (The passing score to enroll in ENGL 098 is 45% – 59% and for ENGL 099 is 60% or higher)

Required Curriculum

The International Hospitality Management Diploma Program was originally designed by the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) and has been updated with the most relevant hospitality courses and content from leading researchers and publishers. In addition, this curriculum includes important contributions from English, business and management which have carefully been incorporated into the program to enhance relevance and rigor.

Certification Upon Completion

  • International Hospitality Management Diploma from Vancouver Premier College of Hotel Management


Semester I

(15 weeks)
ENGL098English Communication, Reading & Comprehension, & Writing I
RMD338Housekeeping Management

Semester II

(15 weeks)
ENGL099 English Communication, Reading & Comprehension, & Writing II
TOUR221Tourism & the Hospitality Industry
RMD333Managing Front Office Operations

Semester III

(15 weeks)
ENGL109College Composition
ACCT260Hospitality Industry Financial Accounting
HRM354Training and Development for the Hospitality Industry
HRM350Contemporary Human Resources Management
FSM349Food & Beverage Service
COMP268Technology & the Hospitality Industry

Semester IV

(15 weeks)
COMM225Managerial Communications
RMD380Facilities Management & Design
MRKT472Hospitality Sales & Advertising
HRM250Hospitality Supervision
BUS301Canadian Hospitality Law
ACCT462Hospitality Industry Managerial Accounting

Semester V

(15 weeks)
FSM345Food Production Principles
FSM346Managing Beverage Operations
EVC275Meetings, Conventions & Expositions
FSM464Planning & Control for F&B Operations

Each of above courses consist of:

3 credits per course, except ENGL 098 and ENGL 099 are non-credit
50 hours per course, except ENGL 098 and ENGL 099

College Contact Info

Vancouver Premier College
of Hotel Management

Vancouver Campus
200-1338 West Broadway,
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 1H2

Richmond Campus
103-5300 No. 3 Road,
Richmond, BC, Canada V6X 2X9


Mon – Thu 9:00A.M. – 7:00P.M.
Friday 9:00A.M. – 5:30P.M.

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