With a thriving tourism industry, Edinburgh is a great place to explore tourism and hospitality management and gain the skills to develop a successful career.
With its high profile history and attractions and world-famous festivals, Edinburgh is a popular destination for travellers and tourists from all over the world.
Hospitality-based businesses flourish here, many of them with international connections – which is why it’s an ideal place to study MSc Tourism and Hospitality Management.
This higher degree will equip you with the knowledge you need to successfully operate an international tourism business while integrating hospitality management skills and contributes towards professional accreditation with the Institute of Hospitality.
You’ll develop organisational and business management skills that are relevant to hospitality and tourism organisations. Through lectures, guest speakers and case studies, you’ll gain an advanced understanding of the issues and concepts involved in creating successful hospitality and tourism experiences.
You’ll learn broad skills, such as formulating policy and planning for the future, as well as developing your abilities in research, time management and presentation methods.
You’ll learn by a variety of teaching methods including lectures, tutorials and independent study.
• Management of Hospitality Operations • Tourism Marketing • Contemporary Issues in Hospitality Management • Experience Design and Management for Tourism, Hospitality and Events • Two options • Research Methods • Dissertation
Study modules mentioned above are indicative only. Some changes may occur between now and the time that you study.
As a tourism graduate from Edinburgh Napier University, you’ll be well placed to progress within the industry, whether your career aspirations are local or international.
Career opportunities may include: • destination development • cultural services management • operations management • tour operators • airlines • public sector organisations • retail and hospitality