Taught course

International Tourism Management

St Mary's University, Twickenham, London · St Mary's University, Twickenham, London

Entry requirements

A second class honours degree (2:2) or equivalent in a related field.

Related undergraduate study includes Tourism, Business Management or Management Studies, Hospitality, Geography or undergraduate programmes with significant business management content.

Applicants with appropriate professional experience in the travel, tourism and hospitality sectors (in the UK or an international context), combined with evidence of a willingness and capacity to study at Master's level, will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is a natural pathway for tourism, business and management graduates, but it is open to all who have completed an undergraduate degree or people with significant industry experience.

You will be guided by an experienced academic team through current thinking on international tourism management, planning and development, that range from corporate governance to sustainability, international marketing to tourism planning in an international context. Optional modules include an industry work placement in London and an opportunity to carry out international fieldwork in Cuba.

The degree will equip you with a wide range of analytical, research and communication skills as you work with fellow students and undertake your own original research. You will develop senior management and leadership potential for the tourism and travel industry, underpinned by ethical and responsible business practices. The course will support you in furthering your management career in an international context.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Peter Smith
020 8240 4854