Advanced Diploma in Business Management (Tourism and Hospitality Management) (Part Time)

Provided by ERC Institute

Course introduction


The Advanced Diploma in Business Management (Tourism & Hospitality Management) is designed to enable students to attain the basic thinking skills, creative ability, and technical knowledge in areas such as Accounting, Finance, Economics, Marketing, Management, Supply Chain, Digital Management, and Tourism & Hospitality Management Specialization Modules. Our goal is to guide our students to be flexible and sensitive to the dynamic changes in business trends and most important the needs of their industry.

ERCI runs its classes on a lecture-tutorial system. The average teacher-student ratio for lectures and tutorials are as follows:

  •     Lectures - 150 Students to 1 Lecturer
  •     Tutorials - 35 Students to 1 Tutor

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Local applicants should possess the minimum qualifications:

  • Minimum C6 in English Language at GCE ‘O’ Level
  • Minimum 2 GCE ‘A’ Level Credits (Grade D and above)
    Note: [must exclude all Languages]
  • Local Polytechnic Students will be exempted from Year 1 Study
  • ERCI Foundation Certificate in Business Management
International applicants should possess the minimum qualifications:
  • Equivalent of Year 12 from the respective home country of the applicants
  • IELTS 5.5 or regional equivalent
  • ERCI Foundation Certificate in Business Management
Applicants should be at least 17 years of age at the time of registration.
All applications are subject to the Institute’s assessment of eligibility for entry into the programme.

Graduation Requirements

Students must pass all prescribed modules in the Advanced Diploma programme with a minimum grade of P (Pass).

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Course Delivery

  •    24 months duration
  •    12 modules of academic study over 5 semesters
  •     Part-time students: Classes on 3 weekdays and/or on weekends
Course Availability

Intakes for the Advanced Diploma in Business Management (Tourism and Hospitality Management) programmes are available 4 times a year. All applications should be submitted to ERCI no later than 1 month before the commencement date.

Assessment Framework

Courses are assessed by a combination of coursework, practical assignments and examinations. Unless otherwise stated, all modules within the Advanced Diploma in Business Management (Tourism and Hospitality Management) programme are assessed based on the 3-3-4 framework: 30% Competency-Based Assessment, 30% on individual assignment(s) and/or class tests, 40% on group assignment(s) and/or class participation.


Fees & Funding

The total course fees (for local applicants) are S$11,000.00, and are inclusive of examination fees & course materials, but not the cost of textbooks. Course fees are subject to the prevailing GST rates, and are payable to "ERC Institute Pte Ltd" in Singapore DOLLARS.

Course fees and/or other miscellaneous fees are subject to review by management and may change without prior notice. We will try our best to update the fees stated on this website in a timely manner. Our Education Consultants would be pleased to provide you with the most updated price list. You may also seek advice from our Education Consultants for alternative modes of payment.

For more information on how to apply, please contact our Education Consultants at 6349 9508 or email [email protected]