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MSc International Tourism and Events Management (16 Months)

MSc International Tourism and Events Management (16 Months)

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Study mode

Full time


16 months

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Events Management

Course type


Course Summary

Tourism and events are among the fastest-growing sectors in the global economy* with destinations adopting event-led tourism strategies as a means to enhance location awareness and reputation and to bring about positive social and economic impact. This is an exciting time for events specialists and tourism specialists to combine their skills and become part of this movement.

Informed by industry demand and the vast array of job opportunities available, Glasgow Caledonian University's MSc International Tourism and Events Management programme delivers the practical and technical experience that you need to maximise the opportunities this growing sector has to offer.

You'll enjoy a truly international experience, with the chance to network, volunteer and work in industry with guest lectures from those currently leading in this sector.

Assessment methods

With a focus on the importance of both individual and collaborative academic work, your assessments have been designed to give you the opportunity to learn key academic skills including research, analytical skills, communications, cultural awareness and sensitivity, creative and problem solving skills, and critical skills, among many others. Developing these skills through assessment ensures that during your time studying the programme your ability to operate in the global business community is enhanced by building confidence and developing a culture of integrity and responsibility that modern global organisations look for in graduate employees.

Graduate opportunities

The tourism and events sector is a huge employer with a vast array of job opportunities around the world. The programme has been developed alongside industry so that our graduates are in demand and industry ready. Our tourism and events graduates have gone on to succeed in a range of organisations specialising in events management, insights and research and destination marketing.


Postgraduate Research Methods
Developing Leadership for the Common Good
Destination Management
Revenue and Cost Management for Tourism, Events and Hospitality Industries
Master's Research Project
International Marketing, Planning and Strategy
Sustainable Development for Tourism, Events and Hospitality
Event Planning, Marketing and Management
Designing Tourism and Event Experiences
Ethics, Sustainability and Governance

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in any subject area.