The hospitality industry offers a vast array of career opportunities!
Hospitality is experiencing significant global growth, driving continual demand for specialist graduates who both understand the theories of business and have practical experience of this fast-paced workplace. Employment in the UK hospitality industry continues to experience significant growth and currently accounts for over 9% of the UK’s total employment, as well as contributing 10% of the UK’s total GDP.
This degree has been designed to prepare graduates for the hospitality sector combinging paid industry-related work experience with study of management concepts. This synthesis allows students to not only develop and their knowledge and expertise within the industry but also put this into practice.
The hospitality industry continues to grow at a rapid rate which means there continues to be a huge demand for graduates who can demonstrate an in-depth understanding of business theory as it applies to the sector alongside first-hand, relevant experience.
You will spend one semester in your second year working in full-time paid work within the sector, allowing you to apply your theoretical knowledge into the real-world. Practical experience is crucial in developing a career in this sector and you will be encouraged to start working part-time during the first year of your degree. The course will allow you to explore the application of business theory and at the same time take advantage of the chance to add a big employer name in the sector to your CV.