Course Comparison

Course MSc Tourism and Hospitality Management BA (Hons) International Business
Award Master of Science - MSc Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons)
Duration 1 year 4 years
Course type Full-time, Part-time route available Full-time
Placement - (includes mandatory placement)
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider Plymouth Business School Plymouth Business School
Entry requirements

Students would normally be expected to have a second class honours degree or an equivalent award in any subject. 

Please view the country specific pages for further information regarding the equivalency of your degree. International applicants will be required to provide evidence of their English language ability, for example by achieving an IELTS score of 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in each element) or equivalent. Pre-sessional English language courses are available if you do not meet these requirements.

Scholarships

Scholarships are available for postgraduate taught programmes.  


A level: Including a minimum of two A levels. 

BTEC: 18 Unit BTEC Extended Diploma: MMM in any subject.  

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 overall to include 4 at any subject at Higher Level.

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

14-19 Diplomas are accepted.

Other combinations and non-A level qualifications also considered.

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.

For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.

Learn more about foundation years with the Faculty of Business.

English language requirements