Hospitality and Tourism

Study in one of the world’s leading cities for hospitality and tourism, where you will have the opportunity to engage with top employers and gain transferable skills valued across the sector.

  • Learn about hotel, restaurant, event and attraction management, as well as marketing, consumer behaviour, sustainability, revenue management and retail.
  • Attend trips to assess hotels, visitor attractions and transport hubs to learn about the challenges and daily operations of the sector.
  • Use the insights you have learned to work on your own event, live project or overseas work/study*.
  • Utilise our links with the Ritz, Marriott Hotel, Ghana365, Savoy Hotel and with many local, successful businesses.
  • Gain valuable work experience – our students have previously worked with The Ritz Hotel, City Cruises, Premier Inn, Aqua Shard, Go2Africa, Springboard UK, Marriott Hotels and more.

Our Hospitality and Tourism facilities

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Hospitality suite

Our Hospitality Suite allows you to use a hotel setting to learn about management accounting, revenue management, services marketing and entrepreneurship. You can also learn how to market products and services, based on market demand.


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Talent Team

The Talent Team is our dedicated employability support team. They can assist you in applying for work placements and graduate level jobs and offer skills development workshops. They also organise networking events to enable you to meet potential employers and industry contacts.

Student stories

    • Facilities, shows or events mentioned on this page may not be relevant for every course. Please check individual course pages for specific details regarding what facilities, shows or events are available for each course.
    • Please note that any opportunities or experiences referred to on this page may be subject to additional costs (for example travel, visas and accommodation), competitive application, availability and meeting any applicable visa requirements.
    • Staff may be subject to change.
    • The majority of our courses are formally recognised by professional bodies. This means that the courses have been reviewed and tested to ensure they reach a set standard. In some instances, studying on an accredited course can give you additional benefits such as exemptions from professional exams.
    • Accreditations and memberships shall be renewed in accordance with the relevant bodies’ standard review process and subject to the university maintaining the same high standards of course delivery. If the accreditation of any of our courses change, we will notify applicants and students as soon as possible. Please check the relevant course web page for up-to-date information on the current status of individual course accreditations.
    • The university may deliver certain contact hours and assessments via emerging online technologies and methods across all courses. The form of delivery will be determined in accordance with government and public health guidance. Whether on campus or online, our key priority is staff and student safety.
    • Due to the ongoing restrictions relating to COVID-19, some facilities (including some teaching and learning spaces) and some non-academic offerings (particularly in relation to international experiences), may vary from those advertised and may have reduced availability or restrictions on their use.
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