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Bachelor in Travel Business Management

Become an effective travel industry manager with our innovative course, created by the travel industry for the travel industry. Using insights from senior executives from the world's best known travel companies including Thomas Cook, easyJet, Qatar Airways and Guoman Hotels we created this course to help you become a successful manager.

Whether you already hold a tourism qualification or you work in the travel industry and want to progress to a higher level, you'll develop management skills that are relevant around the world. You will combine commercial awareness and an understanding of marketing with financial knowledge so you can run a successful business in the digital age.

You will complete an individual project, exploring the industry in more depth and if you're already a travel professional, you'll be able to relate all your assessments to your place of work - a great opportunity to find out more about your business and fast-track your career.

Who is it for




We're committed to helping you realise your career ambitions, which is why we place employability at the centre of your learning.  Our fantastic links with industry enable us to design courses knowing exactly what employers are looking for, so you'll be well prepared for the world of work.

  • Product Manager
  • Marketing Executive
  • Travel Consultant
  • Revenue and Yield Analyst
We were the first university in the UK to be recognised as a Centre of Excellence by the Institute of Travel & Tourism (ITT) and you'll become a student member of this professional body, giving you the opportunity to attend the ITT's student-focused events such as the annual student conference at World Travel Market. You will also be mentored by a manager from within the industry - a great source of support and career advice during your study.

Our course is delivered online, helping you fit your study around your personal and professional commitments. You'll have access to our Online Library and Virtual Learning Environment with the opportunity to take part in online seminars and master classes from experts in the field.

Develop your commercial awareness, business acumen and financial skills to help run a successful business.

Learn about multi-channel strategies, social media and digital marketing.

Learn to assess current issues that are shaping and influencing management in the travel industry.

Develop your industry-specific management skills and capabilities to innovate.

Choose an area of particular interest to you based on a practical business issue.

We were the first UK University to be recognised as a Centre of Excellence for tourism education by the Institute of Travel & Tourism. We are recognised by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation for our work in Responsible Tourism. Our graduates are much sought-after and can be found in organisations such as tour operators, travel distribution agencies and tourist attractions.

Home to the UK Centre for Events Management, we are the leading provider of events education in Europe. Our academics and events professionals have developed world-class courses, providing our graduates with excellent career prospects in the sport, arts, music, conference, exhibition, and charity sectors.

Our Hospitality and Retailing academic group is one of the most successful of its kind in Europe - offering student work placement opportunities around the world, real consultancy projects and visits from industry speakers – it gives our students the hands-on experience they need to succeed. We are active in developing continuing professional development opportunities for employees of leading licensed retail businesses.
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Mode100% Online
  • Duration12 months
  • Awarding InstitutionLeeds Beckett University
  • Title of AwardBachelor of Arts (Hons) Travel Tourism Management
  • Entry RequirementsAn HND or equivalent award in the cognate subject of travel plus competency in the language of instruction
  • FeesGBP 7250
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