Taught course

Sustainable Tourism Development & Management

University of East London · Royal Docks Business School - RDBS

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.2 Honours in Business, Tourism or Hospitality related degree or equivalent overseas Bachelor’s degree recognised by UEL.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Sustainable Tourism Development & Management builds on existing expertise and knowledge in the fields of sustainable tourism, tourism entrepreneurship and innovation, political economy of tourism, cultural and heritage tourism management, destination marketing and strategic tourism management. It is an innovative future-looking postgraduate course designed to provide you with a an in-depth understanding of global tourism business activity and its relationship to destination economies. You’ll also be prepared for the enormous challenges facing tourism managers, entrepreneurs policy-makers and indeed, tourists themselves, as we deal with the legacy of the pandemic, 'future-proof' tourism destinations and business against coming crises. This Masters draws upon the research expertise, knowledge and experience of the global tourism industries area as well as engagement with a range of diverse practitioners. It combines rigorous academic ideas with problem-solving and practical skills to equip postgraduate students with industry-based knowledge and competences to enable them to excel in the globalised business environment in which the contemporary tourism business and the industry operate.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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

Applicant Relations
+44 (0) 208 223 3333