Why study hospitality, leisure & tourism

Hospitality and tourism subjects offer exciting and diverse opportunities, both during and after study.

Courses will teach you technical skills for your chosen industry - and will usually include some practical work experience - along with general skills such as organisation, problem-solving, communication, leadership and team work. It’s not all about chefs and waiters - graduates in hospitality and tourism subjects can enjoy fun, international and rewarding careers in many areas such as hotels, events management, travel, sport, transportation and retail, amongst many others.

These industries are ever growing and study within them is becoming increasingly popular, with a huge number of different courses and qualifications now available.

Click on the subject areas below to see an example of the huge range of available course titles within that area. Every institution offers different courses so it’s important that you do your research and find out exactly what it is that you are applying for.