401–500 th
World University Rankings 2021
90 th
Impact Rankings 2020
=95 th
Young University Rankings 2020
Fern Barrow, Poole, Dorset, BH12 5BB, United Kingdom

International Hospitality Management - Bournemouth University

The hospitality industry is the third largest global employer offering a variety of exciting, diverse and vibrant career pathways. It encompasses an array of service industries in both the public and private sector, including lodging, food and beverage, conferences and exhibitions, and all the activities undertaken by guests, travellers and other consumers. Ensuring they all have a positive experience is the ultimate goal of a skilled hospitality manager. Accredited by The Institute of Hospitality, Institute of Travel and Tourism, Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing and United Nations World Tourism Organisation, this course is widely recognised as one of the best in the UK, thanks to its global reputation within the hospitality industry. With industry links, you will benefit from a variety of guest lectures from industry professionals. Previous guest lecturers have included David Elton, Director of Limewood Group, Bernadette Gilligan, General Manager for Hilton Worldwide and Matthew Dixon, Senior Director Commercial for Corinthia Hotels International. Taught by hospitality specialists and a range of industry-expert, guest lecturers, the four-year BA will equip you with a range of skills needed to get ahead in this versatile and exciting sector. In year one, two and your final year, you have the opportunity to choose from a wide range of option units, allowing you to tailor your studies and follow the route that suits your personal goals and career aspirations. In your third year you'll gain vital experience working for 30-weeks in a real-world environment, anywhere in the world. 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 graduates have gone on to work for organisations such as Marriott International, CH & Co, The Royal Household, Jumeriah Group and The Chewton Glen. This course also received 89% overall satisfaction rating from our final year students in the latest National Student Survey (NSS, 2018).

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,PooleUnited Kingdom