CQUniversity offers a range of tourism study options to suit your career aspirations, ranging from TAFE to postgraduate levels.

Our TAFE study options will prepare you for a career in tourism: the certificate II boosts your employability and concentrates on fundamental skills, such as interacting with customers, safe work practices, and sourcing and using information within the tourism and travel industry. The Certificate III in Tourism’s practical focus on tourism operations prepares you to coordinate tourism services. And the diploma is ideal if you are seeking a career as a highly-skilled senior operator with a broad range of tourism, managerial and operational skills.

Our Graduate Certificate and Master of Sustainable Tourism offers specialist expertise in sustainable tourism practices, while our Master of Business Management offers a major in Sustainable Tourism alongside business management principles to gain a broader perspective.


There are 6 courses in total.
  • 6 months full time or 12 months part time - 12 months...
  • Level 2: Certificate II
  • Cairns and Online
  • Domestic
  • 12 months full-time
  • Level 3: Certificate III
  • Mackay City and Online
  • Domestic
  • 12 months
  • Level 5: Diploma
  • Online
  • Domestic
  • 0.5 years full-time, 1 years part-time
  • Level 8: Graduate Certificate
  • Cairns and Online
  • Domestic and International
  • 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
  • Level 9: Masters Degree (Coursework)
  • Cairns and Online
  • Domestic and International