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What will I learn?

Tourism and events are among the fastest-growing sectors in the global economy* with destinations adopting event-led tourism strategies as a means to enhance location awareness and reputation and to bring about positive social and economic impact. This is an exciting time for events specialists and tourism specialists to combine their skills and become part of this movement.

Informed by industry demand and the vast array of job opportunities available, Glasgow Caledonian University's MSc International Tourism and Events Management programme delivers the practical and technical experience that you need to maximise the opportunities this growing sector has to offer.

You'll enjoy a truly international experience, with the chance to network, volunteer and work in industry with guest lectures from those currently leading in this sector.

Assessment methods

With a focus on the importance of both individual and collaborative academic work, your assessments have been designed to give you the opportunity to learn key academic skills including research, analytical skills, communications, cultural awareness and sensitivity, creative and problem solving skills, and critical skills, among many others. Developing these skills through assessment ensures that during your time studying the programme your ability to operate in the global business community is enhanced by building confidence and developing a culture of integrity and responsibility that modern global organisations look for in graduate employees.

Graduate opportunities

The tourism and events sector is a huge employer with a vast array of job opportunities around the world. The programme has been developed alongside industry so that our graduates are in demand and industry ready. Our tourism and events graduates have gone on to succeed in a range of organisations specialising in events management, insights and research and destination marketing.

Which department am I in?

Glasgow School for Business and Society

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£15,000.00 (US$ 16,254) per year
This is a fixed fee

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

Start date

Expected September 2022

Venue

Glasgow Caledonian University

City Campus,

Cowcaddens Road,

Glasgow,

Glasgow, City Of,

G4 0BA, Scotland

Full Time (16 months)

Tuition fees
£15,000.00 (US$ 16,254) per year
This is a fixed fee

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

Start date

25 January 2023

Venue

Glasgow Caledonian University

City Campus,

Cowcaddens Road,

Glasgow,

Glasgow, City Of,

G4 0BA, Scotland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have minimum requirements of 1st class or 2:1 honours degree or a Masters degree in a relevant field. Normally a minimum five years’ work experience in a relevant field will be considered for entry. Academic IELTS should be an average Score of 6, with no element less than 5.5.

For international students

UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in any subject area. Academic IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 5.5.

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

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About Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is an award-winning institution based in two vibrant UK cities.

  • Academically outstanding encouraging excellence
  • International student support
  • Innovative, top-class learning facilities
  • City-based campus in desirable location

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