Kickstart your dream job with QRC, New Zealand’s premier tourism & hospitality management college.
The support does not stop once you’re enrolled. Our team work with you throughout your study to help you along the journey. We know our students and ensure they thrive in our environment.
Get an internationally recognised Adventure Tourism or Hospitality Management qualification. Our model blends theory from industry experts and practical learning with leading tourism providers. This is how we have a whopping 85% of graduates go into the industry and an additional 12% onto further study…
Our small class sizes give our lecturers the time to help you truly learn your craft. Got a problem? No worries, we’ll work through it together.
We’re partnered with NZ’s leading tour operators. Every diploma includes engagement and work-place experience so you can earn while you learn.
We have a reputation for producing industry-specific management graduates who are the employees of first choice. Our system helps students secure a business management qualification and reach their full potential.
Our campuses bring out excellence. Our top facilities in premier tourism locations like Queenstown and Northland give context and the best learning opportunities.
Why should you study tourism
Now’s the time: The tourism industry has been challenged but has responded with innovation & transformation. Come and develop the business understanding and skills needed to forge a successful career in the new face of the tourism industry.
Great Opportunities: As tourism businesses re-invent themselves, graduates in the next 1-4 years will be ideally placed to experience, assist and help drive the regeneration of tourism.
People-focused: Tourism is passionate and committed to creating unique, memorable experiences for their customers. Connecting people, solving problems & creating life-changing experiences.
Transferable: A QRC diploma arms you with business management skills applicable across a wide range of industries. This is an innovative sector where people can advance, gain transferable skills & apply them worldwide.
QRC provided me with the skills and understanding to deal with the realities of the industry. It also feels great being able to bring new ideas and energy to all aspects of business. My goal once I complete my Diploma of Adventure Tourism Management is to progress through to Management level.