Taught course

Tourism Management

University of Derby · University of Derby, Buxton

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally be in possession of: A UK 2.2 (or above) Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification from a recognised British or overseas Institutions. All subjects are considered, but possession of degrees or relevant experience in related subjects will be advantageous A significant portfolio of work at appropriate level or relevant professional qualifications. Every applicant is assessed individually on their merits and will need to attend either a face to face or Skype interview. Students applying for the MA with integrated work placement will need to attend an additional interview with a prospective industry organisation. English language requirements: International applicants will also need to be able to show they have a good standard of English IELTS minimum overall: 6.

MA, PG Cert, PG Dip.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Top 5 UK University for degrees in Tourism Management in the Guardian 2016 league table.

  • Our Events, Tourism and Hospitality Management courses are in the top 5 in the UK, as ranked by the Guardian University Guide 2016. This coupled with our 96.7% employability rate (HESA) shows you'll be learning from the best
  • We are accredited by the Tourism Management Institute and a member of the Institute of Travel & Tourism - assuring you of our good industry links and reputation, and that our course provides you with the knowledge understanding, skills and experience to prepare you for a career in tourism
  • You will study with students from around the world helping you to develop a global perspective with your tourism management skills
  • Your campus in Buxton sits on the edge of the Northern Powerhouse and the Peak District National Park, an area thriving with tourism businesses, providing unique opportunities for real world learning
  • You can study full or part time. If you study full time, there is also an option to include a placement in the UK or abroad.

Fees and funding

UK students
£730 per 20 credits
International students
£12,000 for the full programme

Please see our website for the latest information regarding fees.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


full time
12 months


full time
9 months

Course contact details

College of Business
01332 591896