Our vision is to be a global leader in hospitality, tourism and events education and research.
- 1st in the UK and top 10 in the world for hospitality and leisure management in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020
- 2nd for hospitality, leisure, recreation and tourism in the Complete University Guide 2021
- Top five for hospitality and tourism management in the ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020
- Top 10 for hospitality, leisure and tourism in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021.
- 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.
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.