William Angliss Institute

Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

ADHM 700


Study an Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management (SIT60316) with William Angliss Institute in Singapore and take your career in tourism & hospitality to a whole new level.

This full-time course has a unique combination of study and industry placement (IPP)**.

The tourism & hospitality industry in Singapore and throughout Asia Pacific has a bright outlook. Secure your future within this growth industry with an internationally recognised qualification with the William Angliss Institute.

This qualification reflects the role of highly skilled senior managers who use a broad range of hospitality skills combined with specialised managerial skills and substantial knowledge of industry to coordinate hospitality operations. They operate with significant autonomy and are responsible for making strategic business management decisions.

Practical application of management theories will assist you in developing skills required to take action in different and often challenging situations involving staff, guests, clients, suppliers, local government and other stakeholders. In the Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management you will grow your skills in developing and implementing management strategy to ensure business goals are reached at a global level.

Course content includes development of your understanding in the areas of:

  • Business Planning
  • Financial Operations
  • Managing human resources
  • Marketing Strategies
  • Property Management

Commencing with the foundations of customer service, the course covers operational aspects of hotel services (front office, housekeeping, food and beverage) extending to developing skills in supervision and business management.

Students are required to complete 33 Competency Units (16 Core Units and 17 Elective Units) in 12 months of full-time study on campus training and 6 months Industry Placement Program (IPP). Course duration for part-time study will be 24 months.

Industry Placement Program (IPP) ** at William Angliss Institute in Singapore is a work- based learning program which provides students with a deep understanding of hospitality through practical work placement experience. It ensures students achieve practical outcomes and employment readiness.
Students participate in an industry placement for 6 months, which will involve exposure to food and beverage service, housekeeping, front office operations or concierge. Students will be placed with approved industry training partners (upon successful interview with the industry partners) and a monthly training allowance will be provided during the period of placement.
Specialist resume and interview workshops are also available as part of the Advanced Diploma of Hospitality in preparation for the Industry Placement Program. **IPP posting is subject to the approval of relevant passes by Ministry of Manpower (MOM). Industry
Placement will be arranged for qualified students. Students who are not secured with IPP will have to successfully complete a Research Project.

List of Competency Units in Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

There are 33 Competency Units (16 Core units and 17 Elective units)

Please click here to view the competency units

This course will be beneficial to those that wish to gain employment in the job roles (or related) listed below:

  • Area manager or operations manager
  • Café owner or manager
  • Club secretary or manager
  • Executive chef
  • Executive housekeeper
  • Executive sous chef
  • Food and beverage manager
  • Head chef
  • Motel owner or manager
  • Rooms division manager

Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and International Students are eligible to apply for the Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management.

Entry Requirement

Singaporeans & PRs:
Singapore GCE O level or equivalent with minimum of 3 passes (C6 and above) in English, Mathematics and one other or equivalent.

International Students:
Successfully completed Secondary or High School education that is equivalent to Singapore GCE O Level with satisfactory results and attendance.

Other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Applicants must be of age 17 and above. 
If you have not completed your secondary studies, you need to be at least 21 years of age with demonstrated capacity to meet course requirements and relevant work experience.

International students must have a good command of written and spoken English. William Angliss Institute English Language entry requirements must be demonstrated by ONE of the following:

Minimum English Language Requirements

Qualification  Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma
IELTS (Academic Module) Overall 5.5 (no band below 5.0)

TOEFL iBT (Internet-Based) 

69-70 with 
no band less than 14
TOEFL Paper 523 (with a min TWE 3.5)
TOEFL CBT (computer-Based) 193 (with a min TWE 3.5)
 PTE Academic  46 with no communicative skill score less than 40

 Listening and Reading  650 – 700

Speaking 150

Writing 13

 CEF  B2
 CELS (all skills)  Pass
 ISLPRS (all skills)  2+
 FCE (Cambridge) Yes
 CAE (Cambridge) Yes
CPE (Cambridge) Yes
Upper Intermediate (English for Academic Purposes) certificate from a recognised English language centre Yes
Advanced English (English for Academic Purposes) certificate from a recognised English language centre Yes
Senior Secondary Certificate of Education completed in Australia Yes
Certificate IV or higher completed in Australia Yes
Tertiary studies in medium of English Yes
Evidence of at least 5 years of studies in an English speaking country (Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Canada, United States of America, South Africa, Republic of Ireland) Yes
English is first language Yes


For each unit of competency a number of assessment tools have been identified including:

  • Work Projects 
  • Oral Questions
  • Written Questions
  • Third Party Statements
  • Observation Checklists
  • Workplace Performance

Course Completion Criteria

  • Students must be graded as competent in all 33 units including successful completion of the Industry Placement Program (16 Core Units and 17 Elective Units). 
  • Attendance
    • Student Pass Holders are required to maintain a class attendance of 90% and above as per Immigration & Checkpoints Authority of Singapore (ICA) requirements.
    • Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and International students holding a DP/LTVP, are required to maintain a class attendance of 75% and above.

Upon successful completion of the programme, trainees will receive an Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management issued by William Angliss Institute of TAFE.

Graduates of the Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management may wish to apply for William Angliss Institute’s Higher Education program in Australia upon completion.

Mode of Instruction/Delivery
Instruction may include lectures, discussions, excursions, guest speakers, demonstrations, case-studies, practical exercises and activities. The practical Industry Placement Program (IPP) ** provides students with real life application and extension of the skills and knowledge gained in the first 4 terms.

Duration of Course
The duration of the Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management course is 1992 hours

1. On campus over 4 Terms (44 weeks)  - 936 hours

  • Core –546 hours
  • Electives – 390 hours

2. Industry Placement Program over 2 Terms (24 weeks) – 1056 hours

Course Fees (including GST)

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Studying with William Angliss Institute

William Angliss Institute Lecturers are industry professionals with high level educational backgrounds and industry currency. As experienced facilitators, they will challenge your thought processes, guide group projects and introduce you to the latest trends in business thought leadership.

Course Developer
This AQF Course has been developed by ASQA and contextualized by William Angliss Institute.

Commencement Date
Please refer to our Academic Calendar for the latest commencement dates.

How to Apply

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Other forms of contact going forward would be:

  • Post to 51 Cuppage Rd, #10-14/17 Starhub Centre Singapore 229469
  • Phone on +65 6637 9855
  • Come in for an appointment to our Institute, or
  • Discuss with one of our agents local to where you are currently living, if not living in Singapore.