1. Events Management

    • Award BA (Hons)
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code 3 year BA Events Management (UCAS code N820) 4 year (with Foundation Year) BA Events Management (UCAS code N822)​

    The events industry is worth £39.1 billion to the UK economy, and is estimated to rise to £48.4 billion by 2020. This expanding sector means that graduates are entering a buoyant and growing industry. Over 530,000 people are employed in the UK events industry. The sector includes conferences, meetings, exhibitions, trade fairs, incentive travel, corporate hospitality, outdoor events, festivals, cultural events, music events and sporting events. This course offers a practical approach to the successful management of a wide range of events. Experiences are at the heart of this degree so you will get to plan and deliver an event every year. There are numerous opportunities throughout the course for you to engage in work placements, project work and to network with successful events businesses. Our links with industry provide you with opportunities to gain valuable work experience alongside your studies.

  2. Events Management (Joint Honours)

    • Award BA/BSc (Hons)
    • Qualification Undergraduate

    The events industry is worth £39.1 billion to the UK economy, and is estimated to rise to £48.4 billion by 2020. This expanding sector means that graduates are entering a buoyant and growing industry. Over 530,000 people are employed in the UK events industry. The sector includes conferences, meetings, exhibitions, trade fairs, incentive travel, corporate hospitality, outdoor events, festivals, cultural events, music events and sporting events.

  3. Events Management (Top-up)

    • Award BA (Hons)
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code N821

    Our BA Events Management Top-up is a one year taught programme for those wishing to achieve a BA (Honours) degree in Events Management (Top-up). The course focuses on the strategic importance of events, covering a range of contemporary issues within the area of events management, event tourism and event marketing.

  4. International Hospitality Management Top-up

    • Award BA
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code N862

    Our International Hospitality Management Top-up focuses on excellence in service quality and its leadership and management within international contexts; whether it’s in the management of hotels, restaurants, spas, resorts, or other service-focused hospitality industries. The emphasis of the course is on management disciplines within the context of hospitality, the hospitality industry and its global environment, the hospitality consumer and the service encounter.

  5. International Hotel Management

    • Award MA
    • Qualification Postgraduate

    This course is designed to support your aspirations to be the next generation of international hotel managers, through an interactive learning experience that emphasises industry engagement. Through an academic partnership with our onsite Sunley Hotel facility, taught modules will ensure that you receive expert tuition in key areas of hotel management and that you are fully prepared for future employment.

  6. International Special Events Management

    • Award MSc
    • Qualification Postgraduate

    Working in the special events industry is challenging and requires individuals who can demonstrate passion, professionalism and a positive attititude. If it is your ambition to work in the dynamic world of International Special Events and you want to study in an immersive learning environment, this is the course for you. You will learn through workshop-based delivery in an on-site hospitality and meetings venue in which you will interact with professional members of staff to help solve real tactical and strategic business issues.

  7. International Tourism Development

    • Award MA
    • Qualification Postgraduate

    This course is designed to provide you with a substantial theoretical and practical understanding of the role and contribution of the tourism industry in the context of international development. You will gain the skills required to manage sustainable tourism businesses, alongside the specialisms of strategic destination management and marketing. You will explore tourism’s relationship with the socio-economic and political contexts within international development, tourism disasters affecting tourist destinations, and the role of tourism in the development of countries that have experienced conflict. Our International Tourism Development course places particular emphasis upon the micro-economic contribution of enterprise projects in supporting development and sustainability, in line with the University's Changemaker ethos. Upon completion of this course, you may wish to further progress your studies through a doctoral qualification.

  8. International Tourism Management

    • Award BA (Hons)
    • Qualification Undergraduate
    • UCAS Code 3 year BA International Tourism Management (UCAS code N830) 4 year (with Foundation Year) BA International Tourism Management (UCAS code N831)​

    Over a billion people around the world travel every year. Internationally, the tourism industry supports around 200 million jobs worldwide, or one in every 11th worker[i]. The industry has continued to grow in spite of the world-wide recession, and continues to expand. International Tourism Management offers a wide range of employment opportunities and careers both nationally and internationally, from multi-national to local organisations, from world heritage destinations to national parks. This course has been specifically designed to meet the needs of tourism employers and to provide you with the qualifications and skills necessary for real-world success giving you a distinct advantage in an increasingly competitive careers market.