University of Surrey

University of Surrey

International Tourism Management

This programme takes a broad view of tourism management, exploring the challenges relevant to a wide range of situations that managers and other professionals are likely to face. You will develop your academic skills and knowledge, and learn approaches to management decision-making and critical evaluation. Importantly, the programme has a practical focus on the managerial and strategic issues in the rapidly developing tourism industry. The programme's intensive but generalist approach prepares you for a wide range of careers in travel and tourism. Our graduates are often employed in official tourist organisations, transport providers, hotels, tour operating and travel agencies and government organisations.

Entry requirements

MSc: Applicants should normally hold a Bachelors degree (UK 2:2 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. English language requirements: IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each component (or equivalent). For current entry requirements, please visit our website. The link is under Course contact details.

Course modules

Example module listing: research methods; hospitality and tourism operating systems; perspectives in tourism management; sustainable tourism management; tourism development; tourism services marketing; dissertation; tourism social science; visitor attraction management; destinations management and marketing; accounting and finance for business; innovation in tourism; tourism strategy; project management; ethics and CRS; business plan for hospitality and tourism.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

For all (with the exception of MBA) postgraduate taught courses starting in September 2017 within the Surrey Business School and the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management we are offering all applicants who hold a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent the opportunity to be awarded between £2,000 and £4,000 through the Surrey International Scholarship for Excellence Scheme.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 19,800 per Year 1 (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 9,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Services
Telephone number: 
01483682222