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International Hotel Management (Hons)

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

48 months
6950 EUR/year
819 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This International Hotel Management (Hons) programme from Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology will prepare graduates for employment in Ireland and indeed all over the world.


The opportunity to travel and work in this dynamic and exciting sector is always worthy of consideration.

This International Hotel Management (Hons) degree from Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology was the first Hotel Management degree in Ireland and many graduates now work in senior roles worldwide.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will have excellent employment opportunities, at various levels of employment, in all aspects of the hospitality and tourism industry at home and abroad.

Alternatively, graduates may specialise in specific areas such as marketing, finance, human resources, operations management to name but a few within the service industries.

Work Placements

  • At the end of year one, there is a twelve week work placement in an Irish hotel or other approved property, organised by the LINKS office in conjunction with the student.
  • After the second year examinations, students undertake a thirty week industrial placement, organised by the LINKS office in conjunction with the student. Irish and European students must complete their placement outside of Ireland and non-EU students will complete their placement in Ireland. An industrial project must be completed in respect of this placement.
  • If students are considering an international career, the College would encourage students to study an international language during their four years of study and to complete their international placement in a location that supports the development of the language. Students are supported and monitored during their placement.
  • Formal relationships exist with EU and American universities and these provide for exciting opportunities to study and work abroad during the second placement.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Food Studies
  • Hospitality Operations
  • Financial Accountancy
  • Marketing Principles
  • Tourism
  • An international language: French, German or Spanish
  • Information Technology
  • Legal Studies
  • Market Research
  • Strategic Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The general minimum Leaving Certificate entry requirement is a Grade O6/H7 or better in six Leaving Certificate subjects including English or Irish and Mathematics, two of which must be passed in higher level papers at Grade H5 or higher.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6950 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    819 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 819 EUR per year during 48 months.

Student Contribution: euro 3,000

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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