The Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH) – Level 6 Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management

Awarding Organisation: The Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH)

The Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH) is the UK’s leading professional awarding body for qualifications in the specialist growing hospitality and tourism sector worldwide. The following link provides an extensive pathway of information for students covering all areas from qualifications through to future employment routes.

Assessment is in the form of assignments and exams, however Khalsa College London has its own internal policy of continuous assessment which is carried out each term in the form of an exam and short assignment. Additionally your Course co-ordinator will discuss with you course specifications, how to access additional external information, assessment criteria and feedback. We work with students in the classroom to identify areas of both strength and weakness and there is an opportunity to have weekly one-to-one time with a member of our teaching staff to discuss any areas of concern and/or gain feedback on assignments. Assignments are marked following the CTH criteria by an approved IV (Internal Verifier) before submission to CTH (EV) external verifier for final sign-off. Any exams will be conducted under strict invigilation following CTH’s guidelines and our own exam policy guidelines.

Please come in to Khalsa College London or give us a call on 020 8427 5132 to discuss the course at more length, you are welcome to book a meeting with the Course Co-ordinator to discuss any matters relating to the course before making your decision.

Level: 6

Admission Requirements: Whilst selection of students at Diploma level is at the discretion of the provider, students should have completed formal secondary education and have at least IELTS 5.5 level English or equivalent.

Exemptions: Contact College.

Fees: Fees on application. Fees must be paid at the time of enrolment. Additional fee : books, membership to awarding body and examinations. Fees once paid are non-refundable.

Further detailed information is available at:

This programme is CTH’s ultimate undergraduate level award and has been expressly designed to provide equivalent learning to that provided by a British university bachelor’s degree programme in hospitality and tourism.

In fact, graduates of this programme are able to convert their award into a recognised British university bachelor’s degree from Binary University or BPP University College simply by completing an additional dissertation.

The programme is designed as a 410 credit qualification in international hospitality and tourism management, covering all the key management skills required for a management career in the sector. Students will attend a course of study of not less than 1,913 guided learning hours comprised of a mixture of tuition and guided self-study.

Syllabus Overview:

Level 6 Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management – Candidates must achieve:

  • 5 Stage One Mandatory units, providing 96 credits at level 4 and 24 credits at level 5, PLUS
  • 5 Stage Two Mandatory units, providing 80 credits at level 5 and 70 credits at level 6, PLUS
  • 2 Stage Three Mandatory units, providing 80 credits at level 6, PLUS
  • 2 Stage Three Optional units, providing 60 credits at level 6. i.e. a minimum total of 410 credits: 96 credits at level 4, 104 credits at level 5 and 150 credits at level 6.
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University Pathways

Students who successfully complete the Level 6 Diploma can go on to convert it to a university bachelor’s degree in hospitality & tourism from Coventry University College (UK), BPP University College (UK)* or Binary University (Malaysia).

Credit entry to the very final stages of bachelor’s degrees from other universities are also available. Students may also opt to progress on to postgraduate study with the CTH Level 7 Diploma, as well as to masters degrees at selected universities. Please enquire for full details of current pathways available.

Annual fees for the courses are payable at the time of enrolment. All fees are for one academic session, and not refundable. The fees include the costs of the teaching and internal examinations. The fees do not, however, cover the cost of books, stationery, handouts or the cost of external examinations.

For more information please contact: Khalsa College office

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