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Why International Hospitality and Tourism Management (with placement)?
Our International Hospitality and Tourism Management degree prepares you for a successful career as a manager in the global hospitality and tourism sectors. You’ll learn how to develop and manage outstanding customer experiences from industry-experienced staff. With the opportunity for field trips to tourist hot-spots including Gloucester Cathedral and Cheltenham Racecourse, as well as work placements with organisations such as Cosmos Holidays and Gullivers Sports Travel, our graduates stand out from the competition. You could even spend time overseas on international placements, for example at Sea Pines Resorts or Marriott Hotels in the USA (additional costs may apply, see course web page for details).
The course benefits from accreditation with the Institute of Hospitality and our membership of the Association for Events Management Education. Students can learn from hospitality and tourism practitioners in guest lectures and undertake extra accredited training in areas such as wine and spirits, first aid and health and safety. They can also take advantage of our on-campus business hub, The Growth Hub, to connect to leading business experts, undertake work shadowing and work on live business briefs.
Why University of Gloucestershire?
We’ve been using our expertise to support and inspire students since 1847. Join us and you will benefit from professional-standard facilities in the beautiful, historic surroundings of Cheltenham and Gloucester. With the University of Gloucestershire offering a wide variety of courses, you will have the best of both worlds - a large learning community with more than 80 societies and sports clubs to enjoy while also benefiting from lecturers who know and value you as an individual.
Through our innovative Your Future Plan scheme, you will be challenged and supported to become the graduate that you want to be, ready to succeed in your chosen field. Your personal tutor will help you build your network of connections and take advantage of a range of opportunities including field trips and placements, offering invaluable experience outside of the lecture theatre.
Our students never tire of finding inspiration here in the beautiful county of Gloucestershire, home to over 45 festivals every year, including 2000trees, Wychwood and the world-famous Cheltenham Literature festival. Many students gain valuable skills and experience working at these events alongside their studies.
Come and experience the University of Gloucestershire for yourself by booking an open day online at www.glos.ac.uk/BookAnOpenDay.
After the course
Your story with us doesn’t end at graduation. We are proud of our record that 95% of University of Gloucestershire graduates are in work or further study six months after completing their course*, and throughout your studies we are committed to working with you to develop your future plan.
*Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE), 2016/17.
Experience an open day
Take the next step and book yourself a place at a University of Gloucestershire open day at www.glos.ac.uk/BookAnOpenDay. This is your chance to see the university for yourself, get a real insight into what we're about and meet your potential course tutors and lecturers. Our student ambassadors will also be on hand to show you round your campus. Take the opportunity to get up-to-the minute advice and guidance from the people who have been here and experienced University of Gloucestershire life already.
To find out more information about this course, visit www.glos.ac.uk/OurCourses, email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 03330 14 14 14.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
We welcome international students from around the world. Studying in the UK can be a great experience allowing you to meet new people, try new things and experience a new country. Come and join us: http://www.glos.ac.uk/study/international/Pages/international-students.aspx
|UCAS Tariff||104 points||Use a combination of your qualifications to achieve the required tariff total.|
|A level||BCC||BCC at A levels or use a combination of your qualifications to achieve the required tariff total.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||DDM at BTEC or use a combination of your qualifications to achieve the required tariff total.|
English language requirements
International students will need to produce evidence of an acceptable score on an approved English language test such as IELTS. We run pre-sessional English language courses and university preparation courses, in partnership with INTO, to help you prepare for undergraduate or postgraduate study. Please see our webpage - http://www.glos.ac.uk/study/international/Pages/into-centre.aspx
English Language requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|