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International Tourism and Hospitality Management, MA

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Full time | University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus) | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Hospitality Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Explore the world of tourism and hospitality with our Master’s in International Tourism and Hospitality Management. It’s ranked first in London for graduate prospects by the Complete University Guide.

According to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation, tourism accounted for 10% of global GDP in 2017, with more than 313 million people working in the industry. This Master's in International Tourism and Hospitality Management has been developed to meet the growing demand for professionals in the sector.

You'll learn in detail about strategic management, marketing, sales management, entrepreneurship, financial planning, human resource management, governance and policy. By developing a strategic and managerial perspective of tourism and hospitality, you'll be well-suited to future roles as a manager, policymaker or consultant.

The course will develop your skills in tourism and hospitality management, enabling you to set up and manage your own tourism and hospitality business.

Careers and placements

Will I have a work placement?

Students are offered an optional placement with a tourism or hospitality business as part of the Internship and Consultancy Project module. You arrange the placement in an organisation of your choice. The university's placement department and the programme team will assist you in finding suitable organisations for placement.

How long is my placement?

The duration of the placement will be four to six weeks.

Do you provide employability services?

Our Business School Employability team is committed to supporting your journey towards a rewarding graduate destination. We provide a professional service to empower you to achieve your potential and offer support for two years after graduation. Services include:

  • CV, cover letter, and application tips
  • Interviews support
  • Careers fairs
  • Mentoring.

Modules

This module provides a comprehensive understanding of entrepreneurship within the context of the contemporary hospitality, events and tourism sectors. The theories, concepts and practical aspects of entrepreneurship development, and its role in promoting creativity, innovation and improved business performance are examined systematically. The overall aim of this module is to help students develop in depth knowledge of entrepreneurship within the context of the hospitality, events and tourism sectors and promote entrepreneurship as a career choice.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£15,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You should have an undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above from a recognised university or higher education institute, or a postgraduate diploma in an appropriate area. Mature applicants without an undergraduate degree but with relevant business experience are encouraged to apply, subject to interview.

Department profile

The Business School offers a great environment to study in, whether you are thinking of an undergraduate degree, a Master’s degree or research at PhD level. We are a diverse, energetic community, with students and academic staff from all over the world....more