Taught course

Travel Business Leadership

Institution
Leeds Beckett University · Carnegie Faculty
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional; a template can be accessed on this webpage.

MATURE APPLICANTS

Our University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access course, however recent relevant work experience may also be considered. Please note that for some of our professional courses all applicants will need to meet the specified entry criteria and in these cases work experience cannot be considered in lieu.

If you wish to apply through this route you should refer to our University Recognition of Prior Learning policy that is available on our website.

Please note that all applicants to our University are required to meet our standard English language requirement of GCSE grade C or equivalent, variations to this will be listed on the individual course entry requirements.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

Get ahead in the travel industry as you learn the skills to fast-track your journey into leadership and management.

Using insights from senior executives from the world's best known travel organisations, including ABTA, easyJet and Virgin Holidays, we created this course to help you become a successful travel manager.

You will study all areas of the industry, from tour operators to transport providers, as you learn the essential practices for leading and managing travel organisations. This course focuses on developing your business acumen and your financial management and strategic management skills. You will also explore the role of technology in the travel industry and the impact of social media on contemporary marketing.

Taught purely online, this course makes it easier to fit your studies around your job and family life - our Virtual Learning Environment will provide access to all the support and resources you will need.

You will become a student member of the Institute of Travel & Tourism, the leading professional membership body, giving you access to networking opportunities with other travel industry professionals.

Information for international students

This course requires an IELTS score of 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses.

Fees and funding

Please see the funding page for more details.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
36 months

PGCert

distance learning
12 months

PGDip

distance learning
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Enquiries
Email
admissionsenquiries@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 812 3113