International Hospitality Management (3 Years or 4 Years including Foundation)

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Cardiff Metropolitan University (Prifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd)

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Course summary

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​Professionally accredited by the Institute of ​Hospitality, the International Hospitality Management course offers the following pathways of study:​ International Hospitality Management (IHM) - BA (Hons) International Hospitality & Events Management (IHEM) - BA (Hons) International Hospitality & Tourism Management (IHTM) - BA (Hons) The programmes encompass a range of core and optional modules, which will develop the skills you need for specialist roles within the Tourism, Hospitality and Events (THE) industries, particularly hospitality. Industrial work experience is a core part of the programme allowing industrial input into these programmes in which vocational and academic themes are integrated throughout. For example embedded into the main BA (Hons) programmes are opportunities to gain internationally recognised professional qualifications alongside your degree. The work placement usually takes place between the end of year one and beginning of year two. It usually comprises either a 15 week 10 credit option or an 48 week 20 credit option. The placements may be undertaken in the UK or abroad. In some circumstances, a further placement period may also be undertaken at year three.

Course details

Professional bodies

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

  • Hospitality, Institute of

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation
  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 - 112 points 96-112 points from at least 2 A levels, to include minimum grade CC. Dependent on overall academic profile, relevant experience and strength of personal statement.
A level CCC - BBC Other grade combinations totalling 96-112 points considered with a minimum CC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM - DMM Dependent on overall academic profile, relevant experience and strength of personal statement.
Access to HE Diploma D: 0 credits M: 45 credits P: 0 credits 96-112 points. Other grade combinations accepted.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DD - D*D* Dependent on overall academic profile, relevant experience and strength of personal statement.
Scottish Advanced Higher DDD - CCD Other grade combinations totalling 96-112 points considered with a minimum DD. Dependent on overall academic profile, relevant experience and strength of personal statement.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 24 points To include 12 points from Higher Level subjects.
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) C 96-112 points from at least 2 A levels, to include minimum grade CC. Skills Challenge Certificate accepted as the third subject.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H2, H2 - H2, H2, H2, H3 Other grade combinations totalling 96-112 points considered with a minimum of two H2 grades. Minimum grade H4 considered within points.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 Five GCSEs at grade C or above/grade 4 or above to include English Language and Maths. For Welsh applicants we will accept either GCSE Mathematics or Mathematics-Numeracy. Five Scottish National 5 subjects at grade C or above to include English Language and Maths.
OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma MMM - DMM Dependent on overall academic profile, relevant experience and strength of personal statement.
OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma DD - D*D* Dependent on overall academic profile, relevant experience and strength of personal statement.

To view the entry requirements for the Foundation Year, please refer to Cardiff Met course pages – http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/undergraduate If your qualifications are not listed above, please contact Cardiff Met Admissions who will advise you.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/undergraduate


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6No element lower than 5.5. Academic IELTS test required.
PTE Academic52No element lower than 51
TOEFL (iBT)72TOEFL Internet required.
Cambridge English AdvancedLevel B2Minimum 169 (no element lower than 162)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
International £12000 Year 1

Additional fee information

For additional costs relating to this programme, please refer to http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/additionalcosts
International Hospitality Management (3 Years or 4 Years including Foundation) at Cardiff Metropolitan University - UCAS