Our vision is to be a global leader in hospitality, tourism and events education and research.



QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019 hospitality and leisure management top 10 badge.

Our history

We are the first university to receive the Tourism Society Award in recognition of our commitment to excellence in the tourism industry and the first institution in the UK to receive UNWTO TedQual certification for our undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Departments and centres

We are made up of three departments, each with a unique area of expertise:

We are also home to the Centre for Research and Enterprise, an access point for our business and industry activities.


    • College of Tourism and Service Management, Nankai University
    • Department of Hotel and Tourism Management, School of Management, Zhejiang University
    • School of Tourism Management, Sun Yat-sen University

    Contact us

    • Phone: +44 (0)1483 686300
    • Fax: +44 (0)1483 686346

    Find us

    School of Hospitality and Tourism Management
    Austin Pearce Building (AP)
    University of Surrey
    GU2 7XH