UQ Executive Education for Tourism

Short courses designed for tourism operators 

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The University of Queensland is proudly partnering with Queensland Tourism Industry Council to bring you a suite of professional development courses tailored to the tourism and hospitality industry. 

Executive Education for Tourism courses have been designed to help address challenges being faced by the industry, in both public and private sectors. Facilitated by leading academics, these courses provide you with powerful tools to help you build resilient business models, practices
and strategies in line with your organisation’s goals.  


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Industry expertise

Be inspired to innovate and excel
by learning from world-class business
and tourism facilitators.

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Practical applications

Learn how to apply
cutting-edge frameworks
directly to your business.

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Proactive networking

Connect and collaborate
with peers across the
Queensland tourism industry.

Upcoming courses

Innovation in Tourism with Design Thinking

Develop innovative and inexpensive solutions for common or complex hospitality and tourism problems.

22–23 February 2023  

1,980 Early bird offer until 26 January, 2023 (usually $2,200)


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HR Practices for Success in Tourism

Enhance your business resilience by recruiting, engaging, and retaining the finest tourism and hospitality talent.

27–28 February 2023  

1,755 Early bird pricing until 31 January, 2023 (usually $1,950)


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Financial Management Fundamentals for Tourism

Improve your ability to assess performance and make informed, data-driven financial decisions for your tourism or hospitality organisation.

1–2 March 2023  

1,755 Early bird offer until 2 February, 2023 (usually $1,950)


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Leadership for the Tourism Experience Economy

Build consumer loyalty by creating a customer experience (CX) culture to help transform your organisation into a tourism and hospitality leader.

20–21 February 2023  

1,755 Early bird pricing until 24 January, 2023 (usually $1,950)


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Speak to the team 

If you have any questions about this course or anything else, please fill out the form below with details of your enquiry and our team will respond to your request within 1 business day, or call us on +61 7 3346 7999

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