Royal Agricultural University

Royal Agricultural University

Rural Tourism Management

This course is ideal for graduates looking to develop a new, or manage an existing, rural tourism or events enterprise, as well as those wishing to advise on tourism and rural development in developed or developing nations.

Course modules

4084 Tourism and Development 4086 Financial Management 4088 Marketing Planning and Strategy 4091 Research Methodology 4106 Dissertation 4224 Contemporary Theories in Rural Tourism Management 4225 Agri-Tourism 4226 Entrepreneurship for Rural Tourism and Events 4227 Rural Event Management

Assessment methods

Performance will be assessed using a range of techniques, including group and individual coursework (essays, reports and business plans), presentations and examinations. An element of reflective assessment will also be used following field trips and the study tour. Completion of one individual research project and dissertation is required in order to be awarded as Master's degree. Students study research methods as part of this element and benefit from a dedicated academic supervisor who will offer support throughout.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Mixed mode October 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Mixed mode October 2017 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Mixed mode October 2017 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Royal Agricultural University GL7 6JS South West

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