MSc — 2024 entry International Hotel Management

The global hotel industry is being revolutionised by major shifts in consumer demand and buying power. In a post-pandemic world, the industry is seeing a significant increase in demand for new experiences and business models. Innovative thinking, sustainable consumption and production, and digital leadership are at the heart of our International Hotel Management MSc. 

UK students: you can apply by 1 September 2024

Key course information

Typical offer
2:2 minimum
Start date
September 2024
1 year
UK fees
Overseas fees
Stag Hill

Why choose
this course?

  • As an International Hotel Management student at Surrey you'll be part of a vibrant global community focused on producing sustainable and positive change in the hotel sector.
  • Our dedicated world-leading academics are committed to equipping you with the mindset and resilience to become an effective agent of change who will make a positive difference in the hotel sector.
  • Our impressive industry connections mean that senior industry executives regularly give guest lectures to our students - you can use our networks to develop your own professional contacts .
  • You’ll benefit from our outstanding track record for graduate employability and will have access to a dedicated careers fair organised by our Tourism, Hospitality and Events Society as well as wider career events within the University.
  • Access to membership of key associations including the Institute of Hospitality, Institute of Travel and Tourism and The Hospitality Professional Association, will give you contact with business leaders through mentorship and events. In addition, you will have access to a global alumni network spanning the tourism, hospitality and events sectors.
  • Typically, as a student on our International Hotel Management MSc, you won't have a hotel background at an undergraduate level as our MSc programme provides you with critical knowledge and professional skills you need to become a successful hospitality industry leader. If you have already studied hotel management at undergraduate level, we recommend you choose our MSc in Strategic Hotel Management.
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1st in the UK

The School is ranked 1st in the UK and 15th in the world in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024


Fantastic graduate prospects

94% of our Hospitality and Tourism Management postgraduate students go on to employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes 2024, HESA)

2nd in the UK

The School is ranked 2nd in the UK for tourism, transport and travel in the 2023 Postgraduate Taught Experience Surrey (PTES) with an overall satisfaction score of 98% (CAH3)

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