University of Surrey

University of Surrey

International Tourism Management

The programme takes a broad view of tourism management, exploring issues and problems relevant to a wide range of situations and issues that managers and other professionals are likely to face. You will develop academic skills and knowledge, learning approaches to management decision-making and critical evaluation. There is also a practical focus on the managerial and strategic issues in the rapidly developing tourism industry.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a Bachelors degree (UK 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification from a recognised British or overseas university. Relevant work experience could be an additional benefit where applicants have not reached the standard entry requirements, although it is not an admissions requirement for this particular degree programme. Higher level professional qualifications may also be accepted. Each applicant is assessed on their own merit. Students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum 6.0 in each component).

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Research methods; hospitality and tourism operating systems; tourism social science; visitor attraction management. Elective modules: Perspectives in tourism management; sustainable tourism management; tourism development; tourism services marketing; destinations management and marketing; accounting and finance for business; innovation in tourism; tourism strategy; project management; ethics and corporate social responsibility.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,600 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 10,600 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

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