About us

The Section of Tourism, Events and Hospitality comprises 14 academic staff who deliver undergraduate programmes across a range of subject areas. 

These include Events ManagementHospitality ManagementTourism Management and Tourism Studies

Research-led teaching

We provide a rich learning environment for students that is underpinned by a strong commitment to research. The majority of our staff are actively involved in research and knowledge exchange activities – producing knowledge, and sharing this knowledge with others. Our work ranges from research into the environment and sustainability, to industry-oriented research and consultancy into marketing, branding and analysis of cultural trends.

Applied learning

All of our courses are designed with applied learning in mind. So not only will you gain knowledge in your chosen subject area, but you will also develop key transferrable skills to help prepare you for the world of work. We even offer placements and internships, so you can gain valuable experience that will make you more employable.

Discover more

You can find out more about our undergraduate and postgraduate opportunities by following the links on the left hand side of the page. You can also visit our Research section, to learn more about the many exciting research projects we are currently involved with. Finally, if you have any questions at all, please contact us, and we will be more than happy to help you in any way we can.

Hospitality, Event Management & Tourism

Top 10 in the UK for graduates who were in jobs or further study 6 months after finishing their course.

The Guardian University League Tables 2019

"The skills gained as a geographer at Canterbury Christ Church University form the core of my day-to-day work and have provided the launch pad for my present career"

Ben Young, graduate

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