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MPhil/PhD Tourism and Hospitality

MPhil/PhD Tourism and Hospitality

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Full time | Plymouth University | 4 years | 01-APR-21

Study mode

Full time

Duration

4 years

Start date

01-APR-21

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Tourism Hospitality / Catering (General)

Course type

Research

Course Summary

MPhil/PhD Tourism and Hospitality

The tourism and hospitality department offers a supportive research environment that provides opportunities for candidates to succeed in their chosen research fields. We welcome applications from suitably qualified persons to undertake doctoral research in the broad areas of tourism, hospitality, cruise and events. Our research specialisms range from heritage and cultural tourism, sustainability, persuasion, communication to talent management and digital marketing.

Supervised by scholars renowned in their fields, you will explore contemporary tourism, hospitality and events issues arising from the latest developments in the sector’s research and industry practice. The successful completion of an MPhil/PhD in Tourism or Hospitality will prepare you well for the a career in academia or industry.

Modules

GSRTOUR4 Research Tourism and Hospitality - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,765

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,645

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have completed a masters level qualification to a high standard (e.g. at 'merit' or 'distinction' level) as well as either a good 2:1 or first class honours undergraduate degree in an area of study appropriate to your project proposal. We are happy to consider equivalent qualifications (for instance, you may have studied different subjects at undergraduate and masters level but have established a a relevant industry practice since then).

University information

The University of Plymouth’s campus is centrally located within Britain’s Ocean City, perched on the South Westerly coast of Devon in between scenic Cornwall and the historic Dartmoor National Park. The University is renowned for its world leading research; postgraduate students are supported by accomplished and experienced staff who undertake research that is innovative, operates across disciplinary boundaries, and provides outstanding...more

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