Department of Tourism and Transport


Our tourism course is one of the longest-established university courses of its type in the world, promising you pioneering research as well as a strong focus on forward-thinking ideas and innovation. We have an outstanding global reputation for teaching and impactful research. Our courses draw on this wealth of experience, helping you develop a fundamental understanding of tourism and transport alongside a detailed study of core management and business principles.

Due to our exceptional industry connections, and the relevance of our courses to current challenges in the tourism and transport sectors, our graduates are equipped to become future strategic leaders in industry and are consequently highly attractive to employers. We support professional development with a practical focus on up-to-the-minute managerial and strategic issues within tourism and transport, giving you the knowledge to make an impact with prospective employers.

Study with us

We offer a range of undergraduatepostgraduate and research courses. We also deliver a host of CPD and short courses.

Research interests

  • Autonomous vehicles and aviation
  • Destination management and marketing
  • Smart tourism and big data
  • Sustainable tourism and climate change
  • Tourism economics and forecasting

Find out more about our research.

Our staff

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