About the course
From the start of the course, you will acquire up-to-date knowledge of contemporary professional practice in tourism and events while developing a greater understanding of the complex relations between tourism, events, society and the environment. As the longest-established tourism degree in the UK, this course has a first-rate reputation with organisations in the industry, providing opportunities for placements and internships to give you world-class experience with some of the most prestigious businesses across the globe. Northumbria is the only university in the North East of England to be recognised as a Centre of Excellence by the Institute of Travel and Tourism, which is the UK’s professional body for the travel and tourism industry. The course is covered by the prestigious AACSB accreditation for Newcastle Business School, which was ‘Business School of the Year’ at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015. The relevance, rigour and internationalisation of the course has been tested through the EPAS accreditation process. 4-year course, Full time Optional foundation year, Sandwich year, Optional year abroad.
Intake Months
SEPTEMBER
Delivery Locations
C90144
Qualification
Bachelor Degree
Duration
3 Years
Post study visa
2 Years

Northumbria University

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About
Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.
The University has its origins in the Rutherford College, founded in 1880. Today, by putting students at the heart of an outstanding experience, and with world leading research and award-winning partnerships, Northumbria is a new kind of excellent university.
Northumbria is top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment and nine out of ten of our graduates are working or studying six months after graduation. We are ranked 21st out of 111 universities in the 2014 Times Higher Education Student Satisfaction Survey.
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