Taught course

Strategic Hotel Management

University of Surrey · School of Management

Entry requirements

This programme is designed exclusively for students who already have qualifications or experience in hotel management.

Applicants should normally hold an upper second class degree or equivalent in a hospitality management discipline or an upper second class degree in another management related discipline but with three years' management experience in the hospitality industry.

Higher level professional qualifications may also be accepted. Each applicant is assessed on their own merit.

Months of entry


Course content

Our School of Hospitality and Tourism Management offers a fresh, dynamic outlook, unsurpassed industry connections, a leading international reputation and a remarkable track record in graduate employment.

Drawing on our research expertise and industry connections in this field, this programme will encourage you to confront and manage the strategic issues and challenges facing the modern international hotel industry.

Programme overview

This programme is designed exclusively for students who already have qualifications or experience in hotel management to enhance and deepen their existing knowledge, understanding and skills.

The Masters in Strategic Hotel Management is an intellectually rigorous programme, drawing on a range of our subject and industry experts, that is relevant to the needs of future senior managers, executives and professionals in the hotel industry.

An integrated approach gives you a truly international perspective on the strategic aspects of hotel management. The programme also offers you the opportunity to pursue specialisation through optional modules that reflect your interests.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each component (or equivalent)

We offer intensive English language pre-sessional courses, designed to take you to the level of English ability and skill required for your studies here.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

01483 682 222