University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Strategic Hotel Management

**Why choose this course** Our MSc in Strategic Hotel Management will guide you to discover the strategic thinking that goes into making a memorable customer experience in the hospitality industry and more. Our School of Hospitality and Tourism Management is one of the best places to study this topic in the world: we were ranked 4th worldwide for hospitality and leisure in the QS World University Rankings 2018. Our graduates have an excellent employment record, and studying with us will put you in a good position to progress your career. **What you will study** If you've already studied a course in hotel management or have hands-on industry experience, then this course is designed for you. Offering excellent industry connections and research, while we keep updated with the latest industry trends, this course will inspire you to improve on your existing skills and grow your knowledge. We draw upon a range of subject areas and industry experts to help mould you into the kind of graduate who can go on to become a senior manager, an executive or fulfil a variety of other professional roles within the industry. We've also tailored our course to offer you a truly international perspective while giving you the opportunity to specialise with optional modules that reflect your interests and or strengths.

Entry requirements

MSc: A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in Hospitality or Hotel Management, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. Alternatively, we'll also consider you if you have a 2:2 UK honours degree in Business or Management, or a recognised equivalent international qualification, combined with three years of work experience in the hospitality industry. English language requirements IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in each element.

Course modules

Modules listed are indicative, reflecting the information available at the time of publication. Please note that modules may be subject to teaching availability, student demand and/or class size caps. FULL-TIME Year 1 (full-time) HOTEL INVESTMENT AND FINANCE - Compulsory HOTEL OPERATIONS ANALYSIS - Compulsory RESEARCH METHODS - Compulsory STRATEGIC MARKETING AND BRAND MANAGEMENT - Compulsory BUSINESS PLAN FOR HOSPITALITY, TOURISM AND EVENTS - Optional CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR - Optional DISSERTATION - Core POST GRADUATE LIVE EVENT PROJECT - Optional PROJECT MANAGEMENT - Optional REVENUE MANAGEMENT - Optional STRATEGIC HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT - Compulsory STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF INT'NL HOTEL COMPANIES - Compulsory Optional modules for Year 1 (full-time) - FHEQ Level 7 Choose 2 from the listed optional modules in Semester 2. MANM394 is compulsory if undertaking an applied dissertation. PART-TIME Year 1 (part-time) HOTEL INVESTMENT AND FINANCE - Compulsory HOTEL OPERATIONS ANALYSIS - Compulsory STRATEGIC MARKETING AND BRAND MANAGEMENT - Compulsory BUSINESS PLAN FOR HOSPITALITY, TOURISM AND EVENTS - Optional CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR - Optional POST GRADUATE LIVE EVENT PROJECT - Optional PROJECT MANAGEMENT - Optional REVENUE MANAGEMENT - Optional STRATEGIC HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT - Compulsory STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF INT'NL HOTEL COMPANIES - Compulsory Optional modules for Year 1 (part-time) - FHEQ Level 7 Choose 2 optional modules. MANM394 is compulsory if undertaking an applied dissertation. Year 2 (part-time) HOTEL INVESTMENT AND FINANCE - Compulsory HOTEL OPERATIONS ANALYSIS - Compulsory STRATEGIC MARKETING AND BRAND MANAGEMENT - Compulsory BUSINESS PLAN FOR HOSPITALITY, TOURISM AND EVENTS - Optional CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR - Optional POST GRADUATE LIVE EVENT PROJECT - Optional PROJECT MANAGEMENT - Optional REVENUE MANAGEMENT - Optional STRATEGIC HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT - Compulsory STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF INT'NL HOTEL COMPANIES - Compulsory Optional modules for Year 2 (part-time) - FHEQ Level 7 Choose 2 optional modules. MANM394 is compulsory if undertaking an applied dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 - 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 - 24 Months

Campus details

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

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