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Liverpool John Moores University

International Tourism Management

Liverpool John Moores University
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Rank: 59 (UKEAS)

Location: Liverpool John Moores University

Website: www.ljmu.ac.uk

Study mode full-time

Degree: Masters

Start Date: 2021/09/01

Duration: 12 months

Intl fees: £15600


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Description

Liverpool John Moores University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

LJMU's International Tourism Management MSc develops the knowledge and skills to work in this fast-paced sector, calling on extensive links with the tourism industry.

  • Study on a course recognised by the Tourism Management Institute (TMI)
  • Study global tourism in the heart of Liverpool a thriving, cosmopolitan city with its own multi-million pound tourist industry
  • Develop the knowledge and skills required by management professionals in the international tourism sector
  • Benefit from industry speakers and placement opportunities
  • Discover current and emerging sector developments through the programme's wide-ranging links with the tourism industry
  • Enjoy excellent career opportunities in the public and private sectors in tourism, leisure and hospitality
Our MSc in Tourism is a flexible programme designed for new graduates and those already working in the tourism, leisure and hospitality sectors. As with previous Tourism Masters courses, the MSc is expected to attract students from all parts of the globe including the UK, Africa, America and China. Such varied cohorts enrich the learning process, bringing together different experiences and facilitating informed discussion and knowledge sharing.Employability and career progression is a key objective of the course. The curriculum builds the knowledge, critical analysis and research skills required to work in global tourism management.Trips to tourism organisations and talks by guest lecturers and industry professionals give you an insider's view of the sector. A solid grounding in management sciences equips you for a variety of careers and, as learning is directly informed by the latest developments, you will champion contemporary practice. Led by expert tutors actively engaged in research and consultancy work nationally and internationally, this eagerly-anticipated Masters will cover a host of key topics. You will study the globalisation of tourism services, management and leadership practice, resource management, global tourism marketing and strategic planning.

Requirements

Entry requirements

You will need: a minimum 2:2 honours degree or an equivalent professional qualification or current employment in the tourism, leisure or hospitality sector and the aptitude and motivation to work at masters level Additional information: RPL is accepted on this programme IELTS 6.5 (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes) If you have any specific queries, please contact Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Language qualifications

IELTS: 6.5 (IELTS 6.5 with 5.5 in all skills)


Notice: This is the default IELTS grade for Liverpool John Moores University.

About this university

International students

Students from over 100 countries travel to Liverpool to study at LJMU. Therefore, the university operates a dedicated International Student Advisers system where students have access to an experienced team to assist them. The team are available for matters such as visas and immigration advice, accommodation assistance, help with financial concerns and the various support needed when living in a new country. They also organise English language workshops and study support to help those to whom English isn't a first language. Student representation is provided by the Liverpool Students Union. It operates cross five different sites with the main one being in the John Foster Building. They are responsible for the organisation of around 48 clubs and societies as well as the sports clubs. These range from volunteering work to interest and cultural groups as well as arts such as the dance or drama societies. The university has 36 sports teams from football, rugby and cricket to volleyball and American football. Most of the teams take part in the BUSC leagues as well as various intramural events. The teams have a very good record for winning championships and other awards. Sports facilities on offer include a large sport hall, gymnasium, hockey astropitches, football pitches, badminton, basketball and tennis courts as well as dance studios and a climbing wall. Most of these facilities are on the IM Marsh campus.

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