Course Comparison

Course BA (Hons) Hospitality, Tourism and Events Management BSc (Hons) International Tourism Management
Award Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons) Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year 3 years
Assessment breakdown - -
Course type Full-time Full-time
Placement - (+ optional placement)
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider Plymouth Business School Plymouth Business School
Entry requirements Foundation degree

This course is designed for students who have completed a foundation degree or equivalent with a hospitality, tourism and/or events management emphasis. Acceptable on its own and combined with other qualifications.

BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.


We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.

A level: 104-120 points from a minimum of 2 A levels.

BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: MMM - DMM in any subject. Candidates are interviewed before an offer is made. 

BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.

Access: Pass a named Access to HE Diploma in any subject with at least 33 credits at merit/distinction.

IB: 26 - 30 overall to include 4 at any subject at Higher Level.
English and Maths accepted within: Higher Level = 4   Standard Level = 5

All applicants must have GCSE (or equivalent) mathematics and English at grade 4/C or above.

Short of the entry requirements for this course? Don’t worry you may be eligible for a foundation year to prepare you for possible entry onto this course for the following year.

English language requirements

We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.