12 months
Duration
16075 GBP/year
8040 GBP/year
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About

Gain the vital knowledge and practical skills focusing upon visitor attractions both in the built and natural heritage areas in this International Heritage and Cultural Tourism Management programme from Edinburgh Napier University.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Thanks to its rich history, abundance of heritage attractions, UNESCO World Heritage Status and world-famous arts festival, Edinburgh is a popular destination for a rising number of cultural tourists from all over the world – which is why it’s a great place for you to study MSc International Heritage and Cultural Tourism Management programme from Edinburgh Napier University has been teaching tourism for over 25 years and specialises in applied, research-informed learning to provide the graduate employability skills needed for successful careers in the international tourism industry.

Course details

You’ll develop organisational and business skills that relate particularly to cultural aspects of tourism. Throughout your studies, you’ll develop an understanding of the issues and concepts involved in the industry, as well as marketing practice and heritage considerations.

You’ll learn broad skills such as formulating policy and planning for the future, as well as developing your abilities in research, time management and presentation methods.

Careers

  • Destination development
  • Cultural services management
  • Operations management
  • Tour operators
  • Public sector organisation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Skills for Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management
  • Contemporary Issues in Heritage and Cultural Tourism
  • Experience Design and Management for Tourism, Hospitality and Events
  • Festival and Event Management
  • International Business Event Management
  • Managing Heritage Tourism
  • Managing International Hospitality Organisations
  • Natural Area Tourism
  • Research Methods
  • Tourism, Society and Visual Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply all year round

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at 2:2 or above. We look for applicants to have a background in any discipline in order to be eligible for the programme.

  • We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient professional work experience within the industry.
  • We welcome applications from students studying a wide range of international qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16075 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16075 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    8040 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8040 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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