Thanks to its rich history, abundance of heritage attractions and its world-famous festival of the arts, Edinburgh is a popular destination for a rising number of cultural tourists from all over the world – which is why it’s a great place for you to study MSc International Heritage & Cultural Tourism Management.
This advanced degree will equip you with the knowledge you need to successfully operate a cultural tourism business and devise policies and strategies for the overall industry and contributes towards professional accreditation with the Institute of Hospitality.
Business Skills for Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management; Case Studies in International Tourism; Contemporary Issues in Festivals and Events; Contemporary Issues in Hospitality Management; Destination Marketing; Developing Intercultural Competence in the Workplace; Dissertation; Experience Design and Management for Tourism, Hospitality and Events; Festival and Event Management; International Business Event Management; International Sales Management; Managing Heritage Tourism; Managing International Hospitality Organisations; Natural Area Tourism; New Venture Planning; Professional Selling and Sales Strategies; Research Methods; Tourism Concepts and Issues; Tourism, Society and Visual Culture.
You'll need a 2:2 Honours degree, in any discipline or equivalent for entry into this course. Alternatively, you may be considered if you have equivalent experience.
1 year (September) 18 months (January)
Tourism, Hospitality, Festival and Events Management