University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Tourism Management

Students learn about the nature and characteristics of the tourism industry, and explore how it can be marketed, managed and planned, examining cases from around the world; a range of optional modules allows students to focus on their particular interests, and to explore the links between the different aspects of tourism; a dissertation gives the chance to research a topic of the student's choice in depth.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (normally an upper 2nd) or equivalent. Applications from candidates without formal qualifications but with considerable relevant work experience in the tourism or related industries are welcomed. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Dissertation; strategic tourism marketing; tourism concepts; tourism policy and destination management; plus optional modules; airline planning and management; airport planning and management; exploring creative experiences for attractions and events; festivals, culture and place; mega events; professional practice; tourism and cities.

Assessment methods

Methods of assessment depend upon the modules chosen but they consist of a mixture of coursework, presentations, examinations and a dissertation on a topic of the students choice.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time day £ 850 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time day £ 1,300 per Credit module (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Marylebone Camden NW1 5LS South East

Key information

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