Undergraduate Pathway in Hospitality

As the international hospitality industry continues to grow, so does the global demand for well-qualified managers. Plymouth University's Hospitality Management degree is one of the best in the UK, and will allow you to develop your natural management skills so you can motivate others to provide the best possible service.


Our degrees have a set of unique characteristics. Students can be confident that they will be perceived positively because of their learning in relation to modern business practice; students can customise their courses to develop specialised learning for food and drink and fine dining, cruise hospitality and hospitality for events.

Pathways at Plymouth University

High School

Stage 1: University Foundation Stage 2: First Year in Hospitality Stage 3: Second Year Degree Stage 4: Final Year Degree

£7,950 (one semester)
£12,250 (two semesters)






Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters


Stage 1: September, January and May

Stage 2: September and January

Stage 1: University Foundation


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  • Accounting

  • Economics

  • Business Studies

  • Principles of ICT

  • Business Law

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

  • Numerical Techniques 1

  • Academic Writing

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Hospitality


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  • Business Accounting

  • Business Foundations

  • Front Office and Facility Operations

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

  • Introduction to Food Services Operations

  • Introduction to Marketing

  • Organisational Behaviour

  • Principles of Economics

  • Principles of ICT

  • The International Hospitality Industry

Stage 3: Second Year Degree


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Stage 4: Final Year Degree


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Please note: Second and Final Year modules differ depending on the pathway, you can find out more about them on the Plymouth University website by clicking the links below:

Plymouth University degree pathways

Popular Careers

Employment and career options:

Potential careers in: Airline management; conference centre management; cruise company management; hotel management; resort management; tourist board management; tour operating.

Employers of previous Plymouth University graduates have included: Hilton; Marriott; Sheraton; Sodexo.

Average starting salaries:

According to The Complete University Guide, average graduate starting salaries for Hospitality are £19,042.