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Tourism, Hospitality & Events

We are globally recognised for the quality of our tourism, hospitality and events degrees, and work closely with relevant industry organisations to make sure our courses give you the skills employers need.

Tourism, Hospitality & Events courses

Why study Tourism, Hospitality & Events at BU?

  • 30 years’ teaching experience: Study at a university with 30 years’ teaching experience in this subject area – we’ve been named as a Centre of Excellence for Tourism by the Institute of Travel and Tourism, and are certified by the World Tourism Organisation
  • Joint-top in the UK for tourism research: Tourism research at BU was rated as joint-first in the UK based on internationally recognised research in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF)
  • Optional work placement: Gain hands-on experience with an optional work placement
  • Internationally renowned: We are internationally renowned in this subject area, ranking 10th for Hospitality & Leisure Management in the QS World University Rankings by Subject in 2020, and for Hospitality & Tourism Management in Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020
  • Accredited courses: Courses accredited by relevant professional bodies, including the Chartered Institute of Marketing, the Association of Project Management, the Institute of Data & Marketing, the Institute of Hospitality and the Institute of Travel & Tourism.

Courses open for 2021 and 2022 entry

The following courses still have spaces available through Clearing to start this autumn. Call +44(0)1202 966777 to talk to us about places in Clearing or apply online now.

Olympic Stadium

BA (Hons) Events Management

This course primes you with theoretical knowledge and the practical skillset needed to create and oversee a diverse range of events.
BA (Hons) Tourism Management

BA (Hons) Tourism Management

This course has been refined over three decades to provide an excellent understanding of how private and public organisations work together within the tourism sector.