(Hons) Tourism Management, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    11200 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
This Tourism Management programme from the University of Greenwich has been developed to meet the demand for successful entrepreneurs and managers in tourism. It aims to provide you with a critical understanding of the study of tourism management and the global tourism marketplace, and also the ability and confidence to creatively and innovatively solve management problems in the tourism industry.

About

The tourism industry has continued to grow and diversify to become one of the fastest growing economic sectors in the world. In Britain, tourism is the third largest export earner worth £115 billion a year. It employs around 2.6 million people and supports over 200,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

This Tourism Management programme from the University of Greenwich has been developed to meet the demand for successful entrepreneurs and managers in tourism. It aims to provide you with a critical understanding of the study of tourism management and the global tourism marketplace, and also the ability and confidence to creatively and innovatively solve management problems in the tourism industry.

You will develop skills and knowledge in areas such as tourism marketing, human resource management, innovation, product development and destination planning, while gaining insights from UK and international visits, case studies and industry speakers. Students on this programme may apply to participate in overseas exchanges with our Erasmus partners.

The aims of the programme are:
  • To develop a critical understanding of the global tourism industry
  • To be able to creatively solve tourism management problems and apply principles of sustainability to the development of tourism
  • To develop an entrepreneurial approach to tourism and to produce creative managers and researchers in the field of tourism.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:.
  • Professional Practice
  • Perspectives on Tourism
  • Tourism, Entrepreneurship and Technology
  • Introduction to the Events Industry
  • Special Interest Tourism
  • Tourism and Hospitality Operations Management

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

Applicants from a UK educational background:

112 UCAS points from at least two A-levels. No more than 12 points should come from AS-levels.

GCSE English language and mathematics with a minimum of grade C are required.

We also accept:

  • BTEC/National Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Advanced Vocational Certificate of Education
  • Access courses
  • Level 2 alternatives like Functional Skills and Key Skills for English and mathematics.
Applicants from a non-UK educational background:

If you were educated in a language other than English and/or in a country where English speakers are in a minority, you should have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent.

If you require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK, your score must be from a UK Visas and Immigration approved IELTS test.

Alternatively, students with an overall IELTS of 5 or 5.5 can study our pre-sessional English language programme prior to degree studies.

In addition

Direct entry to Year 2 or Year 3 is available for qualified applicants.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11200 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Living costs for London

684 - 830 GBP/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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