Taught course

Hospitality with Tourism Management (Pathway A)

Institution
University College Birmingham · School of Hospitality, Tourism and Events Management
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

MA: A good honours degree or equivalent from a recognised institution. Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate: A degree and/or equivalent qualification from a recognised institution; or at least five years management experience.

Hospitality & Tourism

Months of entry

September

Course content

This Masters degree is designed for participants who have achieved a first degree normally in a discipline other than hospitality or tourism management and who now wish to focus on these industries as a potential career route. Specifically the programme aims to develop students' knowledge and understanding of hospitality and tourism management within the context of a dynamic and turbulent global environment; through a focus on operations and facility management.. The aim is to develop students' skills and abilities such that they can (i) make an immediate contribution to management in a hospitality or tourism organisation and (ii) lay the foundation for later career progression. The Masters degree is accredited by the Institute of Hospitality.

Opportunities exist for a 3 or 6 month paid placement with this Masters degree.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.0 with no individual element below 5.5 is required. Academic English language support and an English language checking service is provided free of charge. UCB will consider offering scholarships up to the value of £1,500 to international, depending on the applicant's country of origin.

Fees and funding

UK students
4400
International students
9700

Opportunities exist for a 3 or 6 month paid placement with this Masters degree. Information on scholarships is available online at http://www.ucb.ac.uk/services-and-support/scholarships/home.aspx.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Dissertation60 (14,000 words words)

Course contact details

Name
International
Email
international@ucb.ac.uk
Phone
+ 44 (0)121 604 1090
Fax
+ 44 (0)121 200 1376