Bournemouth University

Degree level: Postgraduate

International Hospitality and Tourism Management (Taught)

Course options

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Course summary

This multi-accredited conversion course will develop your critical understanding of the international hospitality and tourism industry with a managerial perspective. Why study MSc International Hospitality and Tourism Management at BU?

  • Study at one of the top-ten ranked universities in the world for tourism and hospitality
  • Address current issues and innovations that transform and shape the international hospitality and tourism context
  • Identify and engage with specialisms such as consumer behaviour, marketing and international human resource management
  • Grow your professional network and apply taught elements of your degree into practice with an optional 30-week placement
  • Study abroad at one of our many partner institutions across the world
  • Location, location, location; enjoy your studies in one of the UK’s leading tourist destinations.


Core units: Hospitality Operations Management; Innovations in Hospitality; The Tourism & Hospitality Industries; Destinations: Contexts for Tourism & Hospitality; Business Strategy & Finance; Dissertation. Option units (choose one): Air Transport & Tourism; Conference Tourism; Crisis & Disaster Management; Design for Tourism & Hospitality; Entrepreneurship; Food Design & Marketing; Global Food & Drink; Sport Tourism; Tourism Management & the Natural Environment; Optional Work Placement.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Travel and Tourism, Institute of
  • United Nations World Tourism Organisation
  • Hospitality, Institute of

Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject, or equivalent. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £15500 Year 1
International £15500 Year 1

Additional fee information

All fees are quoted in pounds sterling and are per year. Your tuition fees will be the same for each year of your course. Fees during your placement year (if applicable): £1,850. Visit Bournemouth University's website for full details.
International Hospitality and Tourism Management at Bournemouth University - UCAS