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Hospitality and events management

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Hospitality and events management

You're a people person that enjoys the thrill of connecting with different people every day, working in a fast-paced environment and creating memories of a lifetime for your customers. You want to see the world and build a successful career at the same time.

The hospitality and events industry is a global sector that thrives in creating experiences for customers, guests and its members. At the Edge Hotel School, you'll be part of a unique community, working towards empowering young professionals to gain the experience, knowledge and confidence to succeed.

Why study here?
  • Gain hands-on experience in our own fully-commercial 4* hotel to develop vital skills and experience throughout your degree.
  • Edge Hotel School is ranked 3rd in the UK for overall student satisfaction for Tourism, Transport and Travel with a 96.7% overall student satisfaction rate. (National Student Survey 2021) 
  • You will interact with industry employers and business leaders as part of our 'industry-engaged' learning.
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In one of the world’s most international and expansive industries employers are looking for creativity, confidence and passion from the next generation of hospitality leaders.

It takes more than knowledge to succeed – it takes experience, strategy and understanding. Edge Hotel School is the first hotel school of its kind in the UK, with learning and student experience bolstered by the use of its own fully-commercial 4* country house hotel, Wivenhoe House. Our Masters programme, led by Edge Hotel School and delivered in collaboration with Essex Business School, gives its students a deeper understanding and experience of the international hospitality industry alongside the strategies of successful management.

Why study here?
  • Learn from an exciting combination of renowned experts in management and experienced hospitality and events professionals.
  • Create a wide ranging network of professional contacts to create exciting opportunities and bolster your career prospects.
  • Develop a global understanding of one of the world's most exciting and innovative industries.
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