Tourism, Hospitality and Events

Study in the heart of one of the world's most renowned tourism cities.

Our nationally ranked academic staff will take your learning outside the classroom and get hands-on experience, giving you a jump start in this exciting sector.

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Courses we offer

You'll go on life-changing visits around one of the world's most iconic cities. Go to popular tourist hotspots at museums, exhibitions and more. Meet inspiring industry-leading guest speakers and work alongside an approachable, experienced academic team.

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Undergraduate courses

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FdA Tourism and Events Management

This is the two-year foundation version of our popular BSc in International Tourism and Hospitality Management course. The degree is perfect for you if you've already got a background in the industry and want to get an academic understanding of the main ideas behind tourism and hospitality to increase your career options.

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BSc (Hons) International Tourism and Hospitality Management

With our BSc Tourism and Hospitality degree, you'll have the chance to start your career in this exciting sector. Learn research skills with our expert lecturers, study the things you're passionate about with our flexible modules and graduate with the skills top employers are looking for.

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BSc (Hons) International Tourism & Hospitality Management (Top-Up)

With this one-year course, you'll be able to top-up your Higher National Diploma (HND) to a full honours and get ready for an exciting career in this fast-paced industry.

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Postgraduate courses

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MSc Tourism and Hospitality

With this Institute of Hospitality accredited course, you'll learn theory and practice, learning about hospitality as a global industry.

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MSc Tourism and Hospitality (Dissertation Only)

This course combines theory and practice to teach you about hospitality as a global industry. You'll write an independent piece of work based on your interests and career goals.

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Ahead of the game

At the University of Sunderland in London, you'll have access to nationally ranked, high-quality education.

Our Tourism, Hospitality and Events courses are ranked 1st in the country for Teaching Quality and Student Experience in the Times and Sunday Time Good University Guide 2020.

They're also ranked best in the UK for student satisfaction by the Complete University Guide 2021.

Our friendly and experienced academic staff include both active researchers and industry practitioners which informs our teaching. That means you'll always have access to the latest thinking in the tourism, hospitality and events industries.

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Beyond the classroom

You'll go outside the classroom into real-world environments to get hands-on experience. Visits to companies and events at all levels will give you an insight into the sector.

Previous classes have gone to key London attractions including Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Borough Market, the Museum of London and the Tate Modern.

We've also got partnerships with world-renowned hotel chains like the Crowne Plaza, where you'll be invited to attend regular guest lectures and networking events.

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