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Pre-Bachelor Online

Hospitality Business Management (Online)

University of Derby

12 months
2520 GBP/year
2520 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Hospitality Business Management (Online) course at University of Derby has been designed for hospitality professionals currently working in operational or supervisory positions who aspire towards more senior management roles within the industry. 

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The Hospitality Business Management (Online) course at University of Derby is an important step towards an undergraduate degree if you have prior academic qualifications and are already working within the hospitality industry. It can be completed within 12 months. 

During the course you’ll develop your analytical, digital literacy and communication skills which can be directly applied in the workplace.

The online Hospitality Business Management University Diploma course will help you to build confidence and gain a deeper understanding of the hospitality sector and prepare you to progress to a higher level of study. It can also count towards your continued professional development (CPD).

Career Info

The hospitality industry is very competitive and continually expanding, so there are many career opportunities to work either in the UK or overseas. Our online hospitality courses attract students from all over the world, enabling you to build your own global network of professional contacts. 

Programme Structure

  • Hospitality Management: Theories in Practices
  • Professional Development for Success
  • Researching and Reporting

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

You will need one of the following:

  • Level 4 qualification (eg HE Certificate) in hospitality or relevant subject eg tourism, business or management, plus a minimum of 1 year (full time equivalent) of relevant industry experience
  • Level 5 qualification in a non-relevant subject area and experience in the hospitality industry for 2 or more years (full-time equivalent)
  • Applicants who possess a relevant level 3 qualification will be considered if a proof of professional experience in the hospitality industry for more than two years (full-time equivalent) is included in application

If you do not meet the entry criteria above, we may be able to consider relevant professional experience within the hospitality sector but this would be assessed by our admissions team on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2520 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2520 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    2520 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2520 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.


  • You will need to apply separately for the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship, the International Excellent Student Scholarship and the GREAT Scholarship, but all others are assessed for eligibility alongside your application. 
  • Our new EU Transition Bursary offers financial support to our European students. If you normally reside in the EU and are starting your undergraduate or postgraduate taught course in September or January , you could be eligible for this reduction in your tuition fees. If you have home fee status or have EU settled or pre-settled status in the UK, you are not eligible for international scholarships but you may be eligible for the Derby Achievement Scholarship. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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