Evidence shows that students obtaining a degree qualification in tourism and hospitality are in high demand, in what is a fast growing sector in this country and abroad. The majority of students leaving this programme obtain either junior management positions or places on management training schemes in the industry
Careers in the tourism and hospitality industry are amongst the fastest growing areas of employment in the world. A career in travel and tourism offers endless opportunities generally in non-traditional hours. Whether you want to work in a hotel, resort, cruise ship, plane – the world is literally your oyster. Professionals in the tourism industry have so many exciting work settings and opportunities to choose from. Ever notice how people in the tourism industry always seem to be smiling and having a great time? It’s because a career in tourism is so much fun. When you are exposed to new things and meeting people from all over the world every day, life becomes an adventure. Travelling is the best way to not only understand the world we live in but also to understand ourselves.