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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts - BA

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Give your career a head start with the UK’s longest-established tourism degree. Our BA (Hons) Tourism and Events programme has an outstanding reputation with industry organisations. It also offers year-long placements and internships with some of the world’s most prestigious tourism-related businesses. From the start, you’ll acquire up-to-date knowledge of how today’s tourism and events sector works. You’ll also develop your understanding of the complex relationships linking tourism and events to society and the environment, studying this exciting sector in depth from both an economic and cultural standpoint, and how these relate to its three key components: tourists, destinations and businesses. Northumbria is the only university in the North East of England to be recognised as a Centre of Excellence by the Institute of Travel and Tourism – the UK’s professional body for the travel and tourism industry. We’re also a member of the Association for Events Management Education (AEME) that advances events education in the UK and overseas. The course is covered by the prestigious Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) accreditation for Newcastle Business School.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 16,000per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 120

From a combination of acceptable Level 3 qualifications which may include: A-level, BTEC Diplomas/Extended Diplomas, Scottish and Irish Highers, Access to HE Diplomas, or the International Baccalaureate.Find out how many points your qualifications are worth by using the UCAS Tariff calculator: www.ucas.com/ucas/tariff-calculatorSubject Requirements:There are no specific subject requirements for this course.GCSE Requirements:Applicants will need Maths and English Language at minimum grade 4/C, or equivalents.Additional R

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University information

Northumbria University, Newcastle

  • University League Table

    52nd

  • Campus address

    Northumbria University, Northumberland Building, Northumberland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, NE1 8ST, England

Students from around the world come to Northumbria for its reputation in law, design, engineering, business and architecture, amongst others.
Northumbria has an international community of students from over 130 countries, and decades of experience in welcoming students to the city of Newcastle.
Northumbria is one of the leading new universities in the UK.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    59th out of 123 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    138 63%

    42nd

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    71 71%

    60th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.86 77%

    100th

    8

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