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Strategic Partnership



The University of Queensland

Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School and the University of Queensland School of Tourism have a strategic partnership including educational consultation, research, scholarship and professional development of staff.

The University of Queensland (UQ) is renowned nationally and internationally for the quality of its teaching and research. It is a founding member of the national Group of Eight, an alliance of research-strong universities committed to ensuring that Australia has higher education institutions which are genuinely world class.

UQ's School of Tourism is the only university in Australia to be accredited by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The School is also a founding member of the UNESCAP Asia-Pacific Education and Training Institutes in Tourism, a member of the Pacific Asia Travel Association Education & Training Committee and a member of the prestigious TTF Australia, a national member-funded CEO forum for the Australian transport, property, tourism and infrastructure sectors.

For more information about the School of Tourism, UQ and its courses, please visit


International Network


 Laureate Hospitality Education

  Laureate Hospitality Education is a division of Laureate International      Universities, a network of private accredited academic institutions worldwide that offer students a range of technical, undergraduate and graduate degree programs, a superior academic experience, and a comprehensive preparation for career and lifetime success.

Laureate bought Australian International Hotel School and Blue Mountain International Hotel Management School in 2008. Each institution is immersed in local culture, yet shares academic programs and student services with other member universities located in Europe, Asia, Oceania and the Americas. Laureate International Universities students complete a professionally-oriented education that provides them with the theoretical context as well as the practical knowledge and skills demanded by an increasingly competitive global workplace. Laureate International Universities believes that when post-secondary students succeed, countries prosper, and the world benefits.

With a presence in 20 countries, The Laureate International University network currently includes more than 60 trusted, innovative and high-quality institutions of higher educations accredited institutions in Europe, Middle East, Latin America, North America, Oceania and Asia serving more than 675,000 students worldwide. Each institution brings to the network an established reputation for educational and academic excellence, a sensitivity to local culture and tradition, and a dedication to delivering the highest-quality, internationally minded education experience. For further information on Laureate Hospitality Education please click here.



• Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA)
• New South Wales Department of Education & Training (State level) BMIHMS
• Australian Capital Territory Education and Training (State level) AIHS
• Higher Education Provider (HEP)
• Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF)
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Higher Education Support Act (HESA)
• Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS)
• Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS)
• Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR)
• Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA)
• The Council of Private Higher Education (COPHE)
• World Tourism Organisation (WTO) BMIHMS

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