Masters degrees in Hospitality, Leisure, Sport, Tourism & Transport cover a wide range of related subject areas. All of these degrees focus on the oragnisations that support different parts of the entertainment and events sector. They offer the opportunity to learn advanced business practice techniques as well as gather valuable professional experience and practical expertise.
Courses in these subject areas include MBAs specialising in entertainment, hospitality or sports management as well as taught and research courses focussing on the impacts of recreational activities and the development of sustainable tourism.
Why study a Masters in Hospitality, Leisure, Sport, Tourism & Transport?
As you’d expect, the advanced training these courses provide can feed into a range of career paths in relevant industries and professions.
A Masters in Hospitality can lead to work for a large international hotel chain, or provide you with the confidence and experience necessary to set up your own business. Alternatively, such a course could equip you for a more specialised role organising events from corporate conferences to weddings.
A Masters in Leisure or Tourism could be the basis of a career working one the management of resorts and destinations around the world, or in more specialised pathways such as festival management and entertainment event planning.
Masters degrees in Sport can lead to work in coaching or sports management – on behalf of organisations ranging from secondary schools to national sporting teams and associations.
Masters degrees in Transport take a slightly different approach to these areas (no pun intended) with a focus on the infrastructure that enables all forms of travel, including recreational activities.