The Masters programme is delivered on the Belfast
campus in the heart of the historical Cathedral Quarter in Belfast’s
The city plays host to many global hotel brands including
Hilton, Ramada, Travel Inn (Whitbread) Malmaison, Radisson
and Holiday Inn.
The Masters the MSc in International Hotel & Tourism
Management is designed to provide a postgraduate
programme with marked emphasis on the application of the
theoretical content of operational and strategic management
in the hotel and tourist services industry. In equipping
students to successfully fulfil the ever increasing complexities
of the management functions within the hotel and tourist
services industry, the programme is designed to provide a
vocationally relevant and academically challenging
programme for graduates from cognate degrees in hotel,
hospitality, event, licensed retail and tourist services
management. While prior work experience or qualification
in a related area is beneficial it is not a requirement as we
have incorporated modules appropriate for those students
from non cognate areas.
Teaching and learning is student focussed and includes
lectures, seminars, case studies and tutorials.
Accredited by the Institute of Hospitality.
The minimum requirements for admissions onto the
Masters programmes include:
A second class honours degree or equivalent.
Non English speakers must demonstrate that English
ability is appropriate for studying at this level IELTs score
of 6.0 or a TOEFL score of 550.
The MSc in International Tourism Development and the
MSc in International Hotel & Tourism management are
offered on both a full-time (3 semester, 12 months) and
a part-time (6 semester, 24 months) basis.
To gain the Master of Science award it is necessary to
successfully complete eight modules of study and a
For Further Information
International Office: www.ulster.ac.uk/international
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