MSc International Hospitality Management (EuroMasters)

General

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Program Description

Why choose this course

Studying our MSc in International Hospitality Management gives you access to our influential industry connections and our unique, farsighted research, courtesy of our inspiring School of Hospitality and Tourism.

Providing excellent graduate employment prospects, the school was ranked 3rd in the Complete University Guide 2020 and top five in the UK by the Guardian University Guide 2019. Likewise, the school also ranked in the top 10 for hospitality and leisure management in the QS World University Rankings 2019 and top 10 for hospitality, leisure and tourism in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

What you will study

This course takes you on a unique journey through the different aspects of the hospitality industry and the intriguing intertwined relationships between them.

We’ll make sure you graduate from our course with an impressive knowledge of the managerial, operational and organisational best practices within the hospitality industry and more. Whether you have previous professional experience or little to no experience, we’re confident that our teaching will put you ahead of others in terms of employability. Likewise, you can tailor our course to suit your career aspirations by choosing engaging optional modules and creating a thought-provoking dissertation

Professional recognition

MSc - United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

Accredited by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

Modules

Modules listed are indicative, reflecting the information available at the time of publication. Please note that modules may be subject to teaching availability, student demand and/or class size caps.

The University operates a credit framework for all taught programmes based on a 15-credit tariff. Modules can be either 15, 30, 45 or 60 credits, and additionally for some masters dissertations, 90 credits.

Year 1 (full-time)
Module Title Status Semester
Hospitality and Tourism Operating Systems Compulsory 1
Hospitality Services Marketing Compulsory 1
Organisational Behaviour Compulsory 1
Research Methods Compulsory 1
Accounting & Finance for Business Compulsory 2
Business Plan for Hospitality, Tourism and Events Optional 2
Ethics and CSR Optional 2
Revenue Management Optional 2
Start-up Ventures in Hospitality Optional 2
Strategic Management of International Hotel Companies Compulsory 2
Optional modules for Year 1 (full-time) - FHEQ Levels 6 and 7

Students choose two optional modules

Year 2 (full-time)
Module Title Status Semester
Consumer Behaviour Optional 2
Current Issues in Hotel Development and Management Optional 2
Dissertation Core 2
Hotel Investment Compulsory 2
Start-up Ventures in Hospitality Optional 2
Strategic Human Resource Management Compulsory 2
Optional modules for Year 2 (full-time) - FHEQ Levels 6 and 7

Students choose two optional modules

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree, or a recognised international equivalent.

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

The University of Surrey was established on 9 September 1966 with the grant of its Royal Charter, but its roots go back to a late 19th-century concern to provide greater access to further and higher e ... Read More

The University of Surrey was established on 9 September 1966 with the grant of its Royal Charter, but its roots go back to a late 19th-century concern to provide greater access to further and higher education for the poorer inhabitants of London. Read less