Bournemouth University

School of Tourism

We are a world-leader in education and research on tourism, events management, hospitality, leisure, retail and sport management and a leading provider of undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses uniquely focused on these areas. We have over 40 years of success as one of the largest School's specialising in these areas globally with 80 academic staff, underpinned by research excellence in our subject specialisms and a real world focus in our work.

Most of our graduates get jobs as soon as they leave the university and our alumni are working for companies and organisations throughout the world. Our Annual Review highlights many of our recent successes and achievements which you may wish to explore further.

Study with us

Your exciting management career begins on your first day with us. We provide a learning environment with the perfect balance of academic theory and practical management.


We have a vibrant and effective research community and are home to three of the world’s top 10 tourism journals (Tourism Management, Tourism Economics and International Journal of Tourism Research), and our staff have written many of the leading international textbooks in tourism, events leisure and sport.

Business services

We offer a range of services to actively engage with and develop businesses that operate in the sectors of tourism, hospitality, leisure, events, sport and retail.

Annual Review
School of Tourism Annual Review
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