Do you aspire to become the next global leader in the Hospitality, Events and Tourism industry? Want to develop skills in management and boost your employability with a chance to gain 6-12 months work experience in the UK? If the answer is yes to any of the above, then studying Hospitality, Events and Tourism at the University of Northampton might be just the degree you are looking for.
Ranked 32nd in the UK by the Guardian League Table 2021 for Hospitality, Events and Tourism, learn more about studying the subject as an international student at Northampton below. If you wish to begin your application or have any questions about studying in the UK, arrange a free consultation with SI-UK London today.
Who are the University of Northampton?
Located in the heart of the UK, just one hour from London, the University of Northampton is one of the UK’s best teaching universities, as awarded by the official Government ranking in the UK, the Teaching Excellence Framework.
Students get more time in one-to-one and small group discussions, supported by technology-enabled learning and innovative teaching. You will be immersed in your subject from day one, using authentic problems and industry-based projects to make your learning more interesting, meaningful and employment focused.
Flexible study options are available ranging from foundation study, joint honours degrees, short-term study plus English language programmes, Top-Up and full-time degree programmes in over 25 subject areas.
Four Reasons to Study Hospitality at Northampton
1. Courses designed with industry in mind
At the University of Northampton, courses have been specifically designed to meet the needs of industry. Ranked in the top 35 in the UK for Hospitality, Events and Tourism, graduates can expect a wide range of employment opportunities and careers both nationally and internationally, from multinational to local organisations, from world heritage destinations to national parks.
Course will provide you with the qualifications and skills necessary for real-world success giving you a distinct advantage in an increasingly competitive careers market. Additionally, all degrees are accredited by the Tourism Management Institute and the Tourism Society!
2. Work placement opportunities
As well as academic study, you can also select to participate in a 12-month work placement that will develop your global work experience and prepare you for jobs when you graduate.
3. Great scholarships and lower cost of living
Northampton award generous scholarships to support the cost of study. This includes our International Scholarship Scheme, which is a merit-based award that provides up to a 30% reduction in tuition fees, applied to each year of study. Furthermore, Northampton is significantly cheaper than many other UK university locations for accommodation and overall living costs.
4. Fantastic location and facilities
Located just one hour away from London, the University of Northampton Waterside Campus makes creative use of technology, freeing you from the traditional mass lectures, where the focus is on delivering subject content. An emphasis is made on understanding and applying knowledge through deep and meaningful interaction with teachers and fellow learners in seminars and tutorials.