UWS Clearing

Tourism Management (3rd Year Entry)


BA (Hons)

2 years full-time, typically 4 years part-time


September 2023


About the course

The BA (Hons) Tourism Management is a progression route for those with a HND in a tourism related subject and is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to work in one of the most exciting global industries.

You’ll gain an in-depth understanding of national and international tourism management theory and strategies. You can tailor your degree to focus on areas that are related to your future career aspirations.

Guest speakers and engagement with partners from organisations including VisitScotland and People Make Glasgow help inform course content and support career progression.

Graduates from this programme have gone on to pursue a range of careers in tourism and are continuing to shape the sector’s

future in a variety of supervisor and management roles.


  • This degree will prepare you to work in one of the world’s most significant and fastest growing industries.
  • Teaching on this degree covers current issues, trends and best practice within the global tourism industry.
  • The BA (Hons) degree will equip you with the professional management skills sought after by leading tourism employers to prepare you for a competitive graduate employment market.
  • Guest lectures from industry professionals will provide you with first-hand insight of the tourism industry and support your career progression.
  • Flexible study options allow you to tailor your degree to topics related to your career goals.

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:


Year 3: Open

Rest of UK (Eng, Wales & NI) & Republic of Ireland

Year 3: Open

International (including EU/EEA)

Year 3: Closed

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND: Tourism or Travel & Tourism
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND: Events Management or Hospitality or Hospitality Management will be considered if they contain the following unit / module (or equivalent): Introduction to Tourism

How to Apply


You can apply for this course, as well as keep up-to-date with your undergraduate application, via the UCAS Hub.

Your UCAS Hub account will be updated once a decision has been made on your application and you’ll be notified.

Clearing Guide

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Enquire about this course

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T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk


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