Why study BA (Hons) International Hospitality & Tourism Management (Top-up) at BU?
- We are in the top 20 universities in the world for hospitality and leisure management (QS University Rankings 2023)
- Gain a better understanding of hospitality and tourism management, as well as developing your ability to evaluate, analyse and to apply your knowledge in innovative ways
- Taught by highly respected hospitality specialists who are actively involved in research that informs the future of the industry, as well as notable experts during our regular guest lectures
- The core of the course focuses on strategic management subjects taught in the context of hospitality and tourism and on research methods
- Pick specialist modules to bring your education in line with your own passions, interests and, ultimately, career aspirations
- Being a popular seaside resort with many tourism and hospitality businesses and opportunities, Bournemouth is a perfect location to study tourism.
The accrediting bodies on our BA (Hons) International Hospitality & Tourism Management (Top-up) course are renowned industry-wide for promoting excellence and the highest standards, all of which is reflected in the BU Business School experience:
- Recognition as an Institute of Travel & Tourism (ITT) Centre of Excellence signifies BU as an industry-leading university. It also allows you to take advantage of networking opportunities, hear from high-level industry speakers and raise your professional profile
- Being recognised as the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO.TedQual) course means that you will be encouraged to participate in the highest-level tourism policy events and knowledge exchanges as well as obtain placements in the most prestigious tourism organisations in the world.
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Next start date:
September 2023, September 2024
Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus
Institute of Travel and Tourism (ITT), United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO.TedQual)
Hospitality, Tourism, Travel & Tourism, Business & Management
For September 2023 and September 2024 entry: Foundation Degree with 60% or above in a required subject. HND with Merit or above in a required subject, we also accept a Level 5 Higher Apprenticeship in a relevant subject area – find out more.
International entry requirements:
For September 2023 and September 2024 entry: If English is not your first language you’ll need IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with a minimum of 5.5 in each component of writing, speaking, listening and reading or above. For more information check out our full international entry requirements.