What will I learn?

**Discover more about one of the world's leading industries through a hands-on exploration of how places and organisations benefit from tourists through sustainable tourism development.****Why Study With Us?**Here's a quote from graduate Alice Tetlow: “I flourished as a person at The University of Chester and it was the networking, development of skills, and building of knowledge that has made me who I am today: a confident, independent, thriving individual who will forever value the university’s support.”We bring International Tourism Management to life with inspiring and real experiences. We are passionate about sustainable and responsible tourism management. You will learn in creative ways, how tourism destinations are managed to be successful, sustainable and competitive. We develop outstanding tourism professionals so that you, like Alice, can succeed in your future career. This degree course is accredited by the Tourism Management Institute and is recognised by the Institute of Travel and Tourism. You can be confident you’ll have a great experience on a programme valued by professionals and industry. Chester is one of the UK’s leading historic tourism destinations. It is an ideal place to explore tourism marketing, development and management ideas that can be applied across the globe.  Our business campus in the heart of the city, is both state of the art and welcoming. This is a special and unique place that will enable you to flourish and grow from undergraduate student to confident tourism professional. You are a name here. We value your uniqueness. Throughout your degree course, you will be mentored and supported by a Personal Tutor. These are the people who will support you through life’s challenges. You will also benefit from our Student Experience Representatives. These are the students who make sure that your voice is heard. Tourism is a fast-paced, competitive industry. We will equip you with much more than tourism knowledge. Your future employers are seeking skills that we develop with you. You will leave with valuable experiences that will give you an edge at interview and in the workplace.**Placement Year (4 year programme) offers the chance to study abroad or carry out a year’s paid employment. Undertaking a placement further enhances your employability.**

Which department am I in?

Corporate Business and Enterprise

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£12,750.00 (US$ 17,281) per year
The tuition fees for international students studying undergraduate programme in the 2021/22 academic year is £12,750. This fee is set for each year of study. Fees for the placement year of 4-year undergraduate programmes will be charged at 15% of the yearly tuition fee. There may be slight increase in the year 2022/23 entry.

This is a provisional fee yet to be approved

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

September 2022



Parkgate Road,



CH1 4BJ, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have High School diploma (or equivalent) with a GPA of 2.8 and one of the following: SAT (Prior to March 2016) with an overall grade of 1500; SAT (Taken after March 2016) with an overall grade of 1100; ACT overall score of 22; 2 Aps in relevant subjects with grades 3 or above; Some courses may require additional criteria, please contact the International Centre for clarification. IELTS: 6.0 (Min. 5.5 in each-sub-skill).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About University of Chester

The University of Chester is home to students from 130 countries and is the #2 University in the UK for international students (WhatUni? 2020).

  • Ranked #2 the UK for international students (WhatUni? 2020)
  • 200+ courses available with a focus on practical learning
  • Diverse international student body
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