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.
"Our staff are globally renowned in the fields of tourism and transport. This allows us to provide cutting edge education across undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral studies while also being a global centre of thought leadership in tourism research."Prof Scott Cohen, Professor of Tourism and Transport, School Director of Research, Head of Department of Tourism and Transport
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"I enjoy the content on my course because it presents up-to-date international issues in the tourism, events and hospitality industry."
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- Autonomous vehicles and aviation
- Destination management and marketing
- Smart tourism and big data
- Sustainable tourism and climate change
- Tourism economics and forecasting
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