International Business - International Tourism & Hospitality Management

About the Course
The MSc in International Tourism and Hospitality Management has strong links with the tourism and hospitality industry and has a flexible design in order to meet the educational and professional needs of each student.

Entry requirements

Candidates for this programme should hold a Primary Honours Degree in a business/tourism/ hospitality related discipline or a postgraduate related qualification. Non business graduates or candidates with substantial work experience may apply but will be subject to interview.

Subjects taught

The MSc has three stages. The three stages, which accumulate towards the final award, are:

Stage 1 & 2
The first two stages of the programme encompass the Postgraduate Diploma, where students undertake taught modules in the core areas of;

– Tourism & Hospitality Specific Skillsets
– Finance
– People
– Management
– Research Lectures and Seminars

Stage 3
– MSc Dissertation in International Business - International Tourism and Hospitality Management


1 Year
3 stages.

Enrolment dates

Application can be made directly to the GCD Admissions Office or via the website

Applications for all direct entry programmes (undergraduate, postgraduate, part-time/evening time) must be made on the website and relevant* supporting documentation can be emailed to or posted to:

The Admissions Office,
Griffith College Dublin,
South Circular Road,
Dublin 8.

*All applications for direct entry to undergraduate programmes should include a copy of official Leaving Certificate results with the exception of mature applicants (who must supply evidence of date of birth).

Post Course Info

MBA Progression Option
On completion of the MSc in International Tourism and Hospitality Management, students may choose to enrol on the MBA in International Business. The graduates may, normally within a two year period, submit, with mentor supervision, two reports based on experiential learning in the workplace. The successful completion of these reports enables them to replace their MSc qualification with an MBA.

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time

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