Business with Hospitality and Tourism ManagementCity Centre Campus
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Rank: 52 (The Complete University Guide)
Location: City Centre Campus
Study mode full-time with time abroad
Start Date: 2021/09/20
Duration: 24 months
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Northumbria University, Newcastle has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Are you looking to complement your undergraduate studies with a business-focused master's degree that will enhance your employability? This two-year course with study abroad develops broad business skills while also offering a specialist pathway in hospitality and tourism management.Specialist modules cover topics such as responsible tourism, tour operations, and managing attractions and destinations. You'll also explore the issues facing international hospitality organisations. Your studies will equip you for roles in the hospitality and tourism industries, which need well-qualified professionals, as well as in general management.You'll develop your research skills through a master's dissertation or an investigative consultancy project.In the second year of this course you'll undertake study in another country. Employers often prefer applicants who have a strong international awareness. Our exchange option will increase your experience and it'll help you stand out from others.There is no requirement to have studied business, hospitality or tourism at undergraduate level.The course is covered by the prestigious AACSB accreditation for Newcastle Business School, which was ‘Business School of the Year' at The Times Higher Education Awards 2015.
Applicants should normally have: A minimum of a 2:2 honours degree or equivalent, or substantial experience of working in a business organisation. International qualifications: If you have studied a non UK qualification, you can see how your qualifications compare to the standard entry criteria, by selecting the country that you received the qualification in, from our country pages. Visit www.northumbria.ac.uk/yourcountry English Language requirements: International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component (or approved equivalent*). *The university accepts a large number of UK and International Qualifications in place of IELTS. You can find details of acceptable tests and the required grades you will need in our English Language section.
IELTS: 6.5 (5.5 in each component)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for University of Northumbria at Newcastle.
About this university
Students from over 100 countries travel to study at Northumbria and there is plenty of support and assistance on hand to help them adapt to their new home. To start with there is country specific information for applicants on the website as well as information about immigration and visas. Once in Newcastle, there is plenty of help and assistance including English language courses and assistance with those trying to find employment between their studies. The union is responsible for the organisation of various volunteering and charity work opportunities in the larger community and further afield. In addition, there are more than 100 societies to get involved with based around interests, cultures, sports or arts to name a few. Societies are a great way to meet people with similar interests or learn about something completely new. Students even have the chance to start up their own club or societies if they find a gap and have a shared interest with others. The Student Union is the representation of students attending the university as well as organising various services and the clubs and societies for outside the classroom. Within the student union building are a number of social venues including three bars.