Taught course

International Hospitality and Tourism Management

University of Huddersfield · Department of Logistics, Operations, Hospitality and Marketing

Entry requirements

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in Hospitality Management, Tourism, Business, Management or a related discipline.

  • Applicants with other appropriate professional qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis.

  • Applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English must meet the minimum requirements of an English language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5 or equivalent will be considered acceptable.

Months of entry


Course content

This is an exciting Master’s programme designed for those who want to develop a dynamic career in the global hospitality and tourism industry. The course is designed for graduates from hospitality, tourism, business or related disciplines, who wish to build a detailed understanding of international hospitality and tourism management.

Throughout this course you’ll get the opportunity to develop broad industry knowledge, allowing you to make appropriate judgements concerning the strategic and operational challenges faced by international hospitality and tourism businesses. You’ll then be enabled to devise and implement relevant strategies to address these challenges. Two specialist tourism modules – International Tourism and Niche Tourism - enhance your knowledge of tourist destinations and markets. Other modules include Management of International Hospitality Organisations, International Marketing, Hospitality Operational Analysis and Planning, and International Human Resource Management.

The course is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials and workshops. Extensive use is made of contemporary case studies and, where appropriate, fieldwork visits and guest lectures will take place.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you are expected to demonstrate English language ability at a level equivalent to IELTs 6.0 before commencing your studies.

Fees and funding

In 2018/19 the full-time tuition fee for UK and EU postgraduate students on this course will be £6,500.

Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK/EU students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and Finance. Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X).

If you are an international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available.

Please email the Student Finance Office Student Finance Office or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

The Business School (B369)
+44 (0) 1484 472956