Why Tourism Management?

We give you the blend of theory and practice you need to become a leader in tourism management.

You will be able to provide quality tourist experiences, to develop and manage tourism businesses with entrepreneurial spirit, and to contribute to community development in a way that is environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

Learn key business skills and gain the expertise to develop quality tourist experiences, and the ability to successfully manage local, regional, national and international tourism businesses and organizations. Learn how to use tourism to strengthen local communities through a sustainable development approach.

Students can ladder into the Bachelor of Tourism Management from tourism or business diplomas at TRU or elsewhere.

Discover a wide range of professional, entrepreneurial and management opportunities in the tourism industry.
  • Adventure tour guide
  • Sales coordinator
  • Guest services supervisor
  • Lodging sales supervisor
  • Director of sales and marketing
  • Attractions operations manager
  • Hotel general manager
  • Convention centre director
  • CEO, destination marketing organization
  • Tourism/event business owner