Higher National Diploma (HND) in
International Tourism Management

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This exciting course provides individuals with the opportunity to develop valuable skills and to gain an understanding of the business practices employed within the tourism industry. Whether you aspire to work in the UK, abroad or both, this full-time programme aims to ensure that you receive the relevant training to start a successful career within the various divisions of this dynamic sector.

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Course Content

With the intention of developing you as a fully informed practitioner, this HND course seeks to enhance your managerial abilities and refine your interpersonal skills. This programme is ideal for those who are working towards a career within tour operations, attraction management, or airline services. Through a combination of theoretical study and practical work experience, you will have access to a range of module topics in areas such as:

• Global Sustainable Tourism
• The Contemporary Travel and Tourism Industry
• Global Tourism Destinations

Designed to emphasise the importance of employability, this course also offers you the opportunity to apply your industry knowledge to existing travel-related companies.



  • The Contemporary Travel and Tourism Industry
  • Managing Customer Experience
  • Professional Identity and Practice
  • The Travel and Tourism Business Tool Kit
  • Leadership and Management for Service Industries
  • Tour Operations Management
  • Global Tourism Destinations
  • Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management


  • Research Project
  • Tourism Consumer Behaviour and Insight
  • Strategic Destination Planning
  • Global Events
  • Global Sustainable Tourism Development
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Pitching and Negotiation Skills

Entry Requirements

Miniumum of 32 UCAS points.

Progression Opportunities

Many of our students choose to enrol on final-year degree programmes at Loughborough College in related areas, such as our BA (Hons) Tourism Management (Top-Up) Degree, with the aim of attaining a full BA (Hons) Degree after 12 months of study. Our graduates have gained employment within the travel and tourism industry in a variety of areas, including destination planning, travel writing, attractions, and agency supervision.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.

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Key Facts


  • September 2019

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time (FT)



Course Duration:

2 Years

Programme Costs: (Per Year)

  • Full Time (FT):
  • UK / EU Residents: £7,395.00
  • Non EU: £7395

Please contact the HE Student Registry for more information.

UCAS Code:


College Course Code:

  • 19/20TFK5081

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