Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Heritage and Cultural Tourism Management

Students develop organisational and business skills that relate particularly to cultural aspects of tourism, through lectures, guest speakers and case studies. Applicants study the issues and concepts involved in the industry; as well as marketing practice and heritage considerations, formulating policy, and planning for the future, as well as developing abilities in research; time management, and presentation methods.

Entry requirements

Bachelor (Honours) degree at 2.2 or above. We look for applicants to have a background in any discipline in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Trimester 1: Tourism concepts and issues; managing heritage tourism; tourism marketing; research methods. Trimester 2: Tourism society and visual culture; industry project; research methods; plus options. Trimester 3: A dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,420 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 9,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Craiglockhart Campus Edinburgh EH14 1DJ Scotland

Key information

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0333 900 6040