MSc International Hospitality Management

University of Brighton

Program Description

MSc International Hospitality Management

University of Brighton

This MSc offers a taught programme that uses academic knowledge to inform operational hospitality management practice.

Our worldwide industry connections enable our postgraduate students to study the hospitality industry from an entrepreneurial, operational and strategic management perspective. You not only address core business and management subjects, but also hospitality as a global phenomenon and how it is consumed by cultures and societies.

The course is ideally suited for graduates wishing to increase their knowledge in a specialist sector, for people in the early stages of their careers looking to develop them further, or for those seeking a change in career direction entirely.

100% of students described themselves as satisfied overall with this course in the National Student Survey 2015.

In signing up for the course, you can expect:

  • an international approach and student body
  • a dedicated research lab
  • professional expertise and first-hand experience from all of our academics.

We are an affiliate member of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), which informs our teaching and your learning.

Brighton hospitality management


Scholarships are available for this course.

Your fees

  • UK/EU (full-time)6,840 GBP
  • International (full-time)12,690 GBP

Entry requirements

The entry requirements listed here are our typical offer for this course if you wish to begin studying with us in 2016. They should be used as a general guide.

We operate a flexible admissions policy – this means that you could receive a lower conditional offer than the typical offer, informed by our assessment of your complementary non-academic achievements and experiences. For courses that require interview or portfolio review, this may also be considered in the level of any conditional offer that follows if your application is successful.

Degree and/or experience

honours degree with a minimum 2:2 equivalent from a NARIC-recognised institution, or an HND equivalent plus at least 5 years of relevant industry experience. Other applicants with extensive industry experience will be considered on an individual basis.

For non-native speakers of English

IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.

Careers and employability

Graduates of the International Hospitality Management MSc are equipped to join hospitality organisations in senior positions, enter consultancy or the public sector, become sector analysts or pursue an academic career. Previous students include:

  • a director at First Class Golf Ltd;
  • a regional operations manager at Golden Crown Tours;
  • a director of operations at Havreholm Slot; and
  • a curriculum team leader in hospitality, tourism and travel at Westminster Kingsway College.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated April 12, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug., 2017
1 - 6 years
Part time
Full time
6,840 GBP
Start date Aug., 2017
United Kingdom Eastbourne, England
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Duration 1 - 6 years
Price 6,840 GBP