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Find MA Degrees in Tourism in United Kingdom 2019

Masters degrees are more versatile than doctoral qualifications and have a broad range of professional and academic applications. According to the U.S. Department of Education, three types of masters programs exist research, professional, and terminal. The most popular masters degree types are Master of Arts (M.A.) and Master of Science (M.S.) in a mixture of subject fields.

Tourism programs may prepare students for careers in the industry, teaching them how to be excellent managers, planners and coordinators. Subject in these programs might include tourism and hospitality management and decision making, marketing and event design.

Top Master of Art Programs in Tourism in United Kingdom 2019

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4 Results in Tourism, United Kingdom

University of Greenwich

Tourism is currently the number one industry in the global economy. This MA, located in the stunning Greenwich World Heritage Site has been developed to meet the growing ... [+]

Tourism is currently the number one industry in the global economy. This MA, located in the stunning Greenwich World Heritage Site, has been developed to meet the growing demand for competent and resourceful managers in the rapidly expanding tourism industry.

Organisations that develop tourism facilities, as well as those that provide essential services such as transport and holidays, are set to expand in the future. There is an increasing demand for professionals with a strategic perspective of tourism, who can help develop a competitive tourism sector that is sustainable.

While individuals entering this area require a sound grounding in general business principles, there are also specific tourism areas that require a more dedicated set of skills and knowledge. This programme provides a sound foundation in business and management principles and the development of specific specialist tourism skills and knowledge that are essential for a successful career in tourism management today. The programme includes an optional placement with a tourism business or a tourism organisation, to provide students with an opportunity to gain professional experience in various aspects of tourism management, which is increasingly becoming a key requirement in the tourism employment market. The MA staff team consists of highly qualified academics, researchers and practitioners in the tourism field.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Middlesex University London

Tourism and hospitality management is a fast-paced and competitive market. This course will develop the knowledge and management skills required for your future hospitali ... [+]

Why study MA/PG Dip/PG Cert International Tourism and Hospitality Management at Middlesex University?

The hospitality and tourism industries have become two of the major players in international commerce. It is, for this reason, we deliver practice-based teaching that will equip you for employment in the fields of have hospitality, leisure, events and tourism, and planning and regeneration.

Our course provides you with a solid grounding in the contemporary theory of this subject area, whilst also providing a range of practical, research and management skills for your future career growth. You will develop a critical awareness of current issues ranging from political, organisational, marketing and community perspectives. As an internationally focused university, we boast an international teaching team, international guest speakers, national and international field trips, and an international seminar series.... [-]

United Kingdom London UK Online
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
University of Westminster

Tourism is an increasingly important part of our lives, and the tourism industry is one of the few global industries forecast to grow in the long term. Managing this rapi ... [+]

Course summary

Tourism is an increasingly important part of our lives, and the tourism industry is one of the few global industries forecast to grow in the long term. Managing this rapidly growing industry to meet visitors' demands in a sustainable way is exciting and challenging. This long-established course will give you the knowledge, analytical abilities and skills you need to make a career as a tourism professional.

You will study at the heart of London, one of the world's leading tourism destinations. Site visits, integrated in the course modules, will allow you to explore a wide variety of aspects of the dynamic tourism industry.

Annual student feedback for the course is very positive, with teaching, staff contract and course content receiving particular praise. This reflects the tourism team's efforts to provide a valuable and effective course as well as a supportive, friendly and stimulating environment for your studies.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
UWL University of West London

The Master's course in International Tourism and Aviation Management seeks to bring together the theories, concepts and practices to develop critical understandings of a ... [+]

Overview

The Master's course in International Tourism and Aviation Management seeks to bring together the theories, concepts and practices to develop critical understandings of a managerial career within either the tourism or aviation industry.

The MA offers an opportunity to enhance research skills to advance employability in the tourism or aviation industry. It is offered as a one-year full-time and two-year part-time course. This course is delivered in an internationally recognised institution.

Why choose this course?

During the course, you will adopt an interdisciplinary approach to the study of tourism and aviation management by drawing upon international case study material to understand the global operations of both the tourism and aviation sectors.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Online