Taught course

Hospitality with Tourism Management (Pathway B)

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

Entry requirements

Masters: A good honours degree or equivalent from a recognised institution, either in the field of hospitality management or a degree plus work experience in the hospitality industry,with professional qualifications being considered. Postgraduate Diploma: A degree or equivalent from a recognised institution in a related field or at least five years' management experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This Masters degree seeks to develop a students' knowledge and understanding of hospitality and tourism management along with developing a critical awareness of current issues, new insights and emergent challenges. As such, the programme focuses on strategic operations within the context of a dynamic and turbulent global environment. It therefore seeks 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 foundations 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 for entry onto the programme. English language support and an English language checking service are available free of charge.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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. Please note that European Union students qualify to pay the Home rate of fees.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


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

Course contact details

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