Why Study BSc (Hons) Business and Tourism Management?
Hospitality and Tourism are two of the fastest growing job sectors of all as well as some of the most social and engaging. Additionally, they are crucial in facilitating the financial and business worlds. This means that there exists an ever-growing demand for not only those qualified with such specialist knowledge that is needed to succeed down this career path, but also can employ it with business acumen and in-depth understanding of how best to use the tools at your command. With your combined skills, employment is sure-fire in a variety of occupations, especially as the potential to establish your own business is made more possible with the skill-set taught.
With the business of tourism offices booming, hands-on practical work experience is commonplace on these courses, meaning you receive real-world tourism experience; strengthening your knowledge-base and helping you understand how theory is put into action.
The addition of a Business and Tourism Management degree to your experiential arsenal provides opportunities for a variety of senior and influential professions. These include:
- Tourism Management
- Customer Service Manager
- Marketing Executive
- Human Resources
- Outdoor Activities/Education manager
- Event Planning
- Travel Agent
The opportunity for work experience and studying abroad are also invaluable for those looking to endeavour in a career in Business and Tourism Management, allowing you to gain real practical experience as well as mix with individuals who can advise and guide you to the best career prospects.