CTH Level 5 Diploma in Hospitality Management QCF

Provided by Boston Business School

Course introduction



CTH Level 5 aims to provide students with an understanding of the managerial, decision-making and leadership aspects of the hospitality industry.

In addition it is also designed to develop independent research and study skills required when working at senior managerial level in the industry. Therefore, undertaking this diploma in Singapore an excellent preparation for either entry to the workplace or business or as a springboard into final year bachelors degree level of study.

Syllabus Overview

OFTH     Operational finance in tourism and hospitality
HRMTHI  Human resource management in the tourism and hospitality industry
SMTHI    Strategic marketing in the tourism and hospitality industry
CRMTHI  Customer relationship management in the tourism and hospitality industry
CITHI       Contemporary issues in the tourism and hospitality industry
FBM        Food and beverage management
FMTHI      Facilities management in the tourism and hospitality industry

Mode of Delivery

The programme is delivered through classroom lectures, group and individual assignments, case studies, in-class exercises and industry visits where appropriate.


Full – time

  • 6 months (Theory)
  • Monday to Friday, 3 hours per session

Part– time
  • 9 months (Theory)
  • 3 days a week, 3 hours per session
  • 6 months (Work experience programme)
  • 44 hours per week
WEP for international students is not guaranteed as a training work permit is required to undertake the on the job training. The application for training work permit is subject to approval by the Ministry of Manpower (for International Students only).

Awarding Body
  • The Level 5 Diploma in Hospitality Management is awarded by the Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH).

Entry Requirements
  • To be eligible for admission to CTH Level 5 Diploma in Hospitality Management, you must
  • be at least 17 years old at the time of application
  • have completed Level 4 Diploma QCFor its equivalent
  • attained English proficiency level of IELTS 5.5 or its equivalent
  • Mature candidates of at least 21 years of age with minimum of 3 years work experience may also apply.

Progression Opportunities

University Pathways

Students who successfully complete the CTH Level 5 Diploma are also eligible to gain progression to a number of universities worldwide.

Career Prospects

Singapore is becoming a choice destination for tourism. As our graduate, you can be confident that you have a valuable and recognized qualification to start your career.


Fees & Funding

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