Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

International Tourism Management

This course is supported by The Moffat Centre which is the UK's largest university based consultancy and research centre for tourism and travel market research and business development. The programme provides modern management skills and the specialist knowledge of international developments in the travel and tourism sectors to promote successful management careers in the tourism industry. You will advance your knowledge in destination management and customer focused service as well as examining events and heritage management.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2.2 or equivalent in a relevant discipline; alternatively applicants with relevant work experience may be considered; 2 academic references are required; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0 (with no element of the score less than 5.5) or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Sport event tourism; tourism destination management; heritage management; global strategy (challenges and choices); contemporary issues; personal and professional development; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is coursework based (management reports, work based assignments).

Sponsorship information

Some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university. Scholarships of £1,000 are available to all international students; there are no special application forms for scholarships and decisions will be made on the basis of the information provided with the application forms. The Moffat Scholarship awards support students pursuing a career in the travel, tourism or events industries. Awards of up to £3,600 are available to students studying on this programme at GCU.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

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Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
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0141 331 8630