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Global Tourism Management, B.A.

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    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
The Bachelor of Arts in Global Tourism Management program at Royal Roads University gives you a comprehensive understanding of applied tourism, social sciences and humanities. You will learn how to manage socially and environmentally sustainable tourism in a commercial context.


The Bachelor of Arts in Global Tourism Management at Royal Roads University focuses on global tourism opportunities, trends and issues to ensure you have the tools and knowledge to advance your career in the tourism and hospitality industry. You will learn how to use social entrepreneurship, leadership, and management skills to contribute to community and business development.

At the School of Tourism & Hospitality Management we will teach you to become a successful leader in the global tourism and hospitality industry. Led by industry experts, our programs will develop your problem-solving and critical thinking skills through hands-on work experience. 

You will learn how to predict industry trends and solve challenges in the workplace. As a graduate you will have the perfect skills to compete with the very best in the industry. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Digital Communication in Global Business
  • Writing, Critical Thinking and Research Literature
  • Tourism Operations Management
  • Research Methods for Tourism
  • Financial Management for Tourism
  • Special Events Management
  • The Leadership Experience
  • Multicultural Management and Communications
  • Tourism Policy and Planning
  • Tourism Product Development
  • Destination Management and Marketing
  • Field Study
  • Tourism Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resource Issues and Practices
  • Ethical Issues in Hospitality
  • Strategic Management in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry


Motivated individuals who enjoy working with people, who have a passion for the tourism industry and who want to work as professional tourism managers or entrepreneurs. 

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    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

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • B” (3.00/4.33) GPA
  • Equivalent of 60 credits of university-level coursework
  • Specific undergraduate course requirements, depending on the program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19995 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19995 CAD per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Year 3 and 4 - $39,990

Living costs for Victoria

  • 1490 - 2100 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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


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