Diploma in Hotel & Hospitality Management (R37)


What You Will Learn

Immerse yourself in the world of hospitality technology and analytics.

Look forward to a rewarding career in the hospitality industry as the knowledge and skills acquired through the Diploma in Hotel & Hospitality Management (DHHM) are recognised in local and global hotel chains.

During your time at DHHM, you will establish a solid foundation in fundamental business modules in the initial year. As you progress to the higher years, you will delve into advanced topics such as business analytics, technology solutions, sustainability practices, and gain valuable insights into accommodation operations and revenue management, all while ensuring a positive guest experience.

Gain essential skillsets to curate distinctive guest experiences at our state-of-the-art on-campus hotel training facilities. You will have the opportunities to work with industry partners on authentic industry related final-year projects, as well as exciting local and overseas internships with leading global hotel chains.

Furthermore, you will have the chance to enhance your skills and gain exposure through participation in various competitions, including WorldSkills - Hotel Reception Category and various Hospitality Marketing competitions

This diploma lets you…

  • Develop expertise and acquire essential management skills relating to key operating departments of a hotel
  • Gain core knowledge and skills through the use of Hospitality Technology Solutions and Analytics to curate guest experiences and exceed their expectations
  • Acquire valuable experiences in the management of guest services while exploring sustainability solutions in the hotel business

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) Hotels & Resorts is proud to be a partner of RP School of Hospitality. RP students are able to multi-task and problem solve with definitive solutions and options. We look forward to our continued partnership and welcoming many more students to the hotel industry.
Ms Ashley Loo
Area Director of Human Resources, Singapore & Malaysia Director of Human Resources, InterContinental® Singapore Robertson Quay, Holiday Inn Express Singapore Clarke Quay & Holiday Inn Singapore Little India

The course structure consists of general, discipline, and specialisation modules. There is also an industry orientation component. 

General Modules

Discipline Modules

Specialisation Modules

Industry Orientation Programme

Elective Module

Freely Chosen Module

Students will need to either select the H290 Special Project module or select two modules from a list of Freely Chosen Modules. Students under the 1-year Industry Immersion Programme will not be required to take the Freely Chosen Modules. 



GCE O-level

Aggregate Type Range of Net ELR2B2 for 2024 JAE Minimum Entry Requirements/Grade
ELR2B2-B 13 to 26
  • English Language: C6
  • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional): C6
  • Any one of the 2nd group of Relevant Subjects for the ELR2B2-B Aggregate Type: C6

Click here to view the aggregate computation for ELR2B2-B Aggregate Type.

Nitec/Higher Nitec

Minimum net GPA Relevant Qualifications
Nitec ≥ 3.5
  • NT18 Business Administration
  • NT19 Electronics & Internet of Things
  • NT44 Digital Media Design/ Digital Media Design (Interactive Media)
  • NT66 Space Design (Interior & Exhibition) / Interior & Exhibition Desgn
  • NT69 Community Care & Social Services
  • NT70 Interactive Media Design
  • NT80 Social Media & Web Development
  • NT81 Attraction Operations
  • NT84 Business Services
  • NT85 Finance Services
  • NT86 Retail Services
  • NT87 Travel & Tourism Services
  • NT90 Food & Beverage Operations / Hospitality Operations
  • NT93 Beauty & Wellness
Higher Nitec ≥ 2.0
  • BS23 Retail & Online Business
  • BS24 Financial Services
  • BS81 Early Childhood Education
  • BS82 Banking Services
  • BS83 Hospitality Operations
  • BS84 Business Studies (Event Management)
  • BS85 Business Studies (Accounting)/Accounting
  • BS86 Business Studies (Administration/ Secretarial)
  • BS87 Business Studies (Logistics)/Integrated Logistics Management/Logistics for International Trade/International Logistics
  • BS88 Business Studies (E-Commerce)/Business-Information Technology
  • BS89 Business Studies (Sport Management)/Sport Management
  • BS90 Business Studies (Service Management)/Service Management
  • BS91 Beauty & SPA Management / Beauty & Wellness Management
  • BS92 Visual Merchandising
  • BS93 Community Sport & Recreation Management
  • BS94 Retail Merchandising
  • BS95 Passenger Services
  • BS98 Event Management
  • BS99 Human Resource & Administration
  • IT64 Business Information Systems
  • IT65 Leisure & Travel Operations
  • IT68 Facility Systems Design
  • IT76 e-Business Programming
  • IT77 Facility Management
  • IT78 Shipping & Operations Services / Maritime Business
  • IT81 Broadcast & Media Technology
  • IT84 Interactive Design
  • IT94 Integrated Mechanical & Electrical Design

GCE A-Level

Minimum Entry Requirements


For more details on admission using Singapore Cambridge GCE A-levels qualifications, please refer to our webpage at www.rp.edu.sg.


Admission to RP is based on academic merit and subjected to available vacancies of our diploma programmes. Meeting the minimum entry requirements does not guarantee that applicants will be offered a placement in the diploma programme. These requirements are set in place to ensure fairness to all applicants.

Career Opportunities

DHHM graduates will be able to embark on careers with international hotel chains, clubs, resorts, and tourist attractions among many others. Launch your career in these interesting roles:

  • Accommodation Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Duty Manager
  • Front Desk Supervisor
  • F&B Operations Manager
  • Guest Experience Manager
  • Hospitality Manager
  • Hotel Reservations Manager
  • Revenue Management Analyst
  • Sales and Marketing Specialist

Further Studies

RP graduates are well-placed to embark on meaningful careers, immediately after graduation. They could even improve their employability by taking part-time courses or SkillsFuture Work-Study Programmes (WSP).

What’s more, every RP diploma is recognised and has a pathway leading to a relevant degree with top local and overseas universities. RP graduates may complete their degrees in just over two or three years in a four-year programme.

Skills Deepening

Upon graduation, DHHM students can choose to deepen their skills and knowledge in a chosen field before embarking on their career. They could either sign up for part-time courses or pursue Specialist Diploma in Hospitality Business Management. Please check out our lifelong learning programmes.

Undergraduate Studies

DHHM Graduates can pursue the domain areas in top universities such as (not limiting to):

Domain Areas

  • Hospitality Business
  • International Hospitality Management
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Revenue Management 

Graduates may also be eligible for exemptions and advanced standing at top overseas universities.

Last updated on 02 Feb 2024