Our subjectsHospitality & tourism degrees

What is hospitality and tourism?

Hospitality and tourism is all about providing friendly, efficient and attentive customer service. Essentially, it’s about helping people enjoy themselves and have a good time!

Why study hospitality and tourism?

A career in hospitality and tourism will be exciting, challenging and varied. It will open doors to the largest and fastest-growing sector of the economy.

A degree in hospitality and tourism will prepare you for leadership roles in a dynamic industry which generates £5 billion to the Scottish economy and creates one in 10 jobs.

Why study hospitality and tourism at Strathclyde?

Studying hospitality and tourism at the University of Strathclyde, you'll be learning at an award-winning academic institution - the only to have won Times Higher Education University of the Year twice!

Strathclyde is ranked in the top 40 universities in the world for hospitality and tourism management (Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2021).

On graduating with our BA in Hospitality & Tourism Management you may be able to apply for membership of professional bodies such as the Institute of Hospitality, the Institute of Travel & Tourism, Tourism Society or the Royal Geographical Society.

At Strathclyde, you’ll be studying in our award-winning triple-accredited Business School.

Triple-accredited business school