Turn your passion into a top tourism career.
The course offers you an opportunity to study one of the world’s leading, fast-moving and dynamic industries. At Chester, you will learn about how places manage and benefit from tourism. Areas you may explore further, include destination planning, sustainable tourism, industry-related topics and issues, and how tourism businesses operate.
Why Study International Tourism Management with us?
Studying International Tourism Management at Chester offers an excellent place to study, here are a few reason why:
- We have excellent employability rankings.
- Our Tourism team are student focused, and bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to their teaching.
- The city of Chester is a live case study, and attracts over 8 million visitors per year.
- Field trips play an important part in the course.
- We have brought in visiting speakers from tourism organisations.
- We are members of Tourism Concern, and are passionate about sustainable and responsible tourism management.
Queen's Park Campus, Chester
Only minutes from Chester’s historic city centre, and nestled alongside the banks of the River Dee, Queen’s Park Campus offers a unique and unforgettable learning experience at the University of Chester Business School.
Most recently a bank, it was once the historical Western Command headquarters for the Army during World War Two, making this a fitting location for leaders of the future to flourish.
On-site facilities include: a dedicated business library with group study spaces and learning pods for quiet study, a 250-seat lecture theatre, mixed teaching rooms equipped with the latest AV equipment and high-quality computer suites.
The campus also has fantastic catering, including a cafeteria with a Starbucks ‘grab-and-go’ counter and bring your own food area, as well as a top-floor brasserie with panoramic views of Chester. There are areas for students to socialise outside the building, with access to riverside walks and the Meadows.
The student accommodation and the facilities of Parkgate Road Campus, Chester, are also within walking distance or a short bus ride.
Not only an academic site, this campus also operates as a much sought after corporate hub for a wide range of partners from the public and private sector. This gives you plenty of opportunity to network with likeminded people and potential future employers on a regular basis.
Take a virtual tour of the facilities at Queen's Park Campus.
Open Days 2017
Visit us at an Open Day and find out what it’s really like to study at the University of Chester.
- Saturday 28th October (MA Art Therapy only)