What will I learn?


An MSc is an internationally respected qualification. In one year you will develop the skills and knowledge to advance rapidly in tourism and hospitality management.

This Masters course takes a social science approach to Tourism and Aviation and combines it with practical skills for the workplace. In addition to gaining in-depth theoretical knowledge, you will the specialist focus provided by the Aviation Management Studies module and Tourism and Aviation major project will prepare you for a career in this exciting and growing sector. We organise a number of field trips and company visits to put your learning into a real-world context. We also offer an optional workplace module.

Why us?

  • The Department of Tourism, Hospitality and Events is a member of the Swissport Academy which provides our Tourism and Aviation students exclusive graduate recruitment opportunities including a guaranteed interview for the Swissport graduate scheme.
  • 'World-leading' research in Leisure and Tourism, according to the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF)

Career ready

An MSc is a challenging qualification which requires significant dedication. Employers recognise its worth, and the value that an MSc-qualified graduate can bring to their organisation. This Masters course equips you with the skills and understanding to progress rapidly in tourism and hospitality management, and potential employers include attractions and museums, airports, tourism companies and major airlines.

Which department am I in?

Tourism, Events and Hospitality

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£13,500.00 (US$ 17,858) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

Expected September, October 2022


Sir Tom Cowie Campus

St Peter's,


SR6 0DD, England

Entry requirements

For international students

We require you to hold at least a 2:2 honours degree or equivalent. You need an overall score of 6.0, with at least 5.5 or higher in each component: reading, writing, listening and speaking.

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

Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • ONCAMPUS Sunderland

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