Taught course

Business Management (Tourism and Hospitality)

Edinburgh Napier University · School of Management and Law

Entry requirements

An Honours degree at 2:2 or above. Comparable alternative qualifications or professional qualifications, and experience may also be considered.

Months of entry

January, September, May

Course content

Whether you’re contemplating a career in business, or currently working and looking to enhance your qualifications, our Online MSc Business Management (Tourism and Hospitality) will equip you with the practical skills and expertise you need to succeed.

Covering topics ranging from the management of international business events to contemporary issues in hospitality management, this course provides you with a business education tailored towards employment opportunities in this sector.

This course is designed to deliver accessible, creative and flexible postgraduate business education and offer a choice in how, when and where you study.

You’ll gain a sound theoretical grounding in business and management theory with a focus on tourism and hospitality and stimulate an enquiring, analytical approach to several subject areas. This will widen the application of your business management skills to include a range of career routes.

You’ll develop competencies in innovative and creative problem solving, critical thinking and strategic reasoning, and apply these skills to your studies of business issues.

This course is ideally suited to individuals who intend to balance their personal and professional commitments with their studies. It will build on your existing experience and knowledge and enhance it with contemporary business theory, giving you the expertise you need to take on senior roles.

Delivered fully online, this course will take between 21-33 months to complete. You'll study eight modules in total, with a maximum of two modules at a time over each trimester. The online materials have been designed to support you to study at a place and pace which suits your needs.

Our online learning environment uses materials created especially for the course by our module leaders. Your learning experience will be enriched through online discussions that supplement the written materials, as well as case study analyses from diverse sectors and articles from leading academics and practicing professionals.

You’ll learn through a combination of self-directed independent online learning materials, online discussion topics and independent study.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
21-33 months
21-33 months

Course contact details

Admissions and Enquiries
+44 (0)333 900 6040