International Hospitality Management (BA (Hons))

Bournemouth University the United Kingdom

For more information about International Hospitality Management at Bournemouth University, please visit the webpage using the button above.

The award
BA (Hons)

How long you will study
4 years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9250 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
GBP 13750 per year

All study options

About International Hospitality Management at Bournemouth University

The global hospitality industry encompasses a variety of service industries, including lodging, food and beverage, and conferences and exhibitions, and the activities undertaken by guests, travellers and other consumers – ensuring they all have a positive experience. Accredited by the Institute of Travel and Tourism, this course is widely recognised for educating work-ready professionals for a range of hospitality positions.

This course is accredited by The Institute of Hospitality, Institute of Travel and Tourism, Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing and United Nations World Tourism Organisation.

Undergraduate students who will successfully complete the Digital Marketing unit have the opportunity to achieve the IDM qualification level 4 Certificate in Digital Marketing, as a result of exemptions awarded by the IDM for the Digital Marketing unit.

Our four-year course has been designed to equip you with a range of skills and knowledge and an understanding of hospitality businesses and organisations, their management and the dynamic external environment in which they operate, together with a range of professional and practical skills needed to get ahead in this versatile and exciting sector. It’s taught by hospitality specialists who are still actively involved in research that informs the future of the industry, as well as notable experts who will share their wisdom and expertise during our regular guest lectures.

From the start of the course you’ll have a say in shaping your curriculum, as you’ll be able to pick specialist modules to bring your education in line with your own passions, interests and, ultimately, career aspirations. This includes the opportunity to learn and become proficient in a new language, with a choice of French, Spanish or Mandarin.

You’ll gain vital experience using our laboratories and business simulations and in year three you’ll gain vital experience working for 30 weeks in a real-world environment, at home or abroad, ensuring you build a network of professional contacts, bolster your resume and enhance your employability.

85% of our final year students agree our staff are good at explaining things. Join us on live chat now to find out more, or register to meet us at an open day.

Further information about studying with us is available on the Department of Tourism and Hospitality webpages.

"The content of this course has been influenced by the unique and close working relationship forged between BU and the local leisure and hospitality industry, educating work-ready professionals for a range of hospitality positions and settings.” - Theo Iakimov, Operations Manager, Hotel Miramar, Bournemouth

All statistics shown are taken from Unistats, Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE), BU institutional data and Ipsos MORI (National Student Survey) unless otherwise stated.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBA (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study4 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9250 per yearInternational course feesGBP 13750 per year

Notes about fees for this course

For fees and funding information, please visit www.bournemouth.ac.uk/ug-funding

Entry requirements

For September 2019 and September 2020 entry:

The entry requirements for this course are 104-120 tariff points including 2 A- levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM.

If English is not your first language, you will need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Don't meet the entry requirements?

Consider a Foundation or Pathway course at Bournemouth University to prepare for your chosen course:

Location of Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University main campus is shown on the map below:

Read more about studying in the UK