Online degree BSc (Hons) Hospitality Management

BSc Hospitality Management online degree

Full or part-time distance learning degree

Are you looking for a fulfilling career that blends managerial skill, creative expression, and the opportunity to make a significant impact on the global hospitality scene? Embark on a rewarding journey into the vibrant world of hospitality with our BSc Hospitality Management online degree.

Designed for those passionate about delivering exceptional service and eager to bridge cultures, you'll develop essential skills needed to thrive in a high-energy environment, mastering advanced management techniques and customer service excellence. Prepare to cultivate leadership, innovative thinking, and enhanced problem-solving abilities while navigating global trends and evolving customer needs.

As a part of our undergraduate degree in hospitality management, you'll joim a global community committed to excellence, innovation, and cultural richness. Our immersive online platform offers unmatched support, connecting you with personal tutors, study coaches, and an AI-powered assistant – all dedicated to propelling your career in the global hospitality industry to new heights.

Your online degree at a glance


  • Online, distance learning

Start dates and duration:

  • Apply now for any date from September 2024 onward.

Tuition fees, funding and scholarships:

  • Total course cost for online degree is £20,805 split equally across the duration of your course (full and part-time).

  • You may be eligible for an LIBF Scholarship giving you a £1,200 reduction in tuition fees if you are self-funding your course.

  • For UK students: if you experience financial difficulty as a student you can apply for support from our Hardship Fund twice a year.

Entry requirements:

  • 2 subjects at A level or equivalent. GCSE Maths and English Grade C (4) or above. Work experience considered.

  • English language: IELTS Level 6 or above with no element below 5.5 (or equivalent).

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Fees for BSc Hospitality Management degree

Complete your degree at your own pace and fit your studies around your professional and personal life.

For UK students, the total fees for our online courses will be the same – whether you choose to study full or part-time. To explore all funding options for your BSc (Hons) Hospitality Management degree, check out our UK fees and funding page or international fees and funding page.

Student loans

UK students may be eligible for a student loan for this online distance-learning course.

LIBF Scholarship

If you’re self-funding your course, you’ll have the opportunity to apply for an LIBF Scholarship. The LIBF Scholarship is an award of £1,200 towards your tuition fees, spread over the duration of your course and reducing your total fees. You are eligible to apply if you are funding your course yourself (you are not taking a government undergraduate student loan) and your household income is less than £3,500 per month.

Undergraduate Hardship Fund

If you experience financial difficulty as an undergraduate student, you can apply for support from our Hardship Fund. Hardship funds are made available to UK students twice in the academic year – you’ll be informed when applications are open and allocation of funds will be agreed by the Scholarship, Bursaries and Prizes Committee.

Fee reductions

For UK and international students, you can also get 2% off your total fees if you pay annually in advance or 10% off if you pay upfront in full for an undergraduate course.

The prices shown below are for our online study mode only and do not include any scholarships.

Online degree
Full time
Duration 36 months
Complete your degree in the shortest possible time and study flexibly – when and where suits you!


 a year

You'll study 7–8 modules per year (approx. 25 hrs/week).
Online degree
Part time option one
Duration 48 months
Study for a degree whilst fitting it around your work, care and other life commitments.


 a year

You'll study 5–6 modules per year (approx. 19 hrs/week).
Online degree
Part time option two
Duration 72 months
Take time to study and spread the tuition fees over a longer period – at no extra cost.


 a year

You'll study 3–4 modules per year (approx. 12 hrs/week).

Shape your future with LIBF online courses

Flexible learning: your life, your pace

Choose when and where to study, full or part-time, with your progress fully supported by our tutors. Learning never has to feel rushed or delayed – it's your journey on your schedule.

Over 140 years of expertise

Benefit from our long heritage of education in business, management, and technology combined with the latest digital advancements to equip you with future-oriented skills.

Innovative personalised learning

Learn on your own terms. Gain the skills you need to reach your full potential with support from personal tutors and study coaches, backed up by an always-on AI study assistant: Syntea.

Rewarding your ambition

Distance learning is an affordable, tailored option that fits your lifestyle, with fee reductions available. Fees for online degrees can also be spread over the length of your chosen course.

Entry requirements for BSc Hospitality Management

Every application is different. If you’re not sure whether you meet the entry requirements, or you have any questions, contact us for advice. 

Typical offer

English language requirements

Free iPad to support your studies

If you’re based in the UK, we’ll provide you with a complimentary iPad for your studies. It will contain everything you need to get started and you can use it throughout your course. When you graduate, it will be our gift to you.

We’re sorry we can’t make this gift available to international students studying online right now.

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BSc Hospitality Management course details

On our undergraduate degree in hospitality management, you’ll explore key areas such as principles of hospitality management, managerial economics, and food and beverage management. You'll delve into the complexities of planning and development of hospitality businesses and explore innovative distribution in hospitality and tourism. With elective options available, tailor your academic journey to fit your career aspirations, whether in event management, sustainability, or marketing.

This programme includes the following modules:

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Career opportunities: BSc Hospitality Management degree

Dive into a world where your passion for hospitality brings your biggest career dreams to life with our online BSc Hospitality Management degree. This sector offers opportunities in diverse global settings from luxury hotels and resorts to cruise ships and event planning firms, enabling you to express creativity, achieve managerial milestones, and make a meaningful impact on the global hospitality sphere. The skills you'll develop through this course, encompassing strategic management, exceptional customer service, and global marketing insights, are more than just beneficial; they're critical for steering your career to new heights.

After completing this bachelor's degree in hospitality management, you'll find yourself prepared for careers such as:

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Hospitality manager

As a hospitality manager, your role is pivotal in ensuring the smooth operation and financial success of hotels, resorts, or restaurant chains. You’ll take a strategic approach to managing daily operations, overseeing staffing, and enhancing guest satisfaction. Your decisions will directly impact the brand's reputation, making your ability to solve problems, manage budgets, and lead a diverse team critical.

This role demands a blend of analytical thinking and interpersonal skills, as maintaining strong relationships with guests, staff, and suppliers is key to fostering a positive and productive environment.

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Event coordinator

In the role of event coordinator, you’ll plan, organise, and oversee events that vary in scale from conferences and meetings to weddings and social gatherings. Your organisational skills will be key as you manage timelines, coordinate with different vendors, and handle last-minute changes smoothly. Success in this role means not just executing events flawlessly but also ensuring they meet the client's vision and budget.

Your ability to communicate effectively, negotiate contracts, and stay calm under pressure will distinguish you in this fast-paced, exciting field.

Food and beverage director

Combine your culinary passion with your business skillset. You’ll be responsible for the strategic direction and management of all food and beverage operations within a hospitality setting, optimising profitability and ensuring the highest standards of food quality, presentation, and service. You'll have a deep understanding of market trends to innovate menus, manage inventory, and implement cost control measures.

Leadership skills are essential, as you'll be inspiring a team towards achieving excellence in every meal served and every guest interaction.

Advance your career with a BSc Hospitality Management degree

As a graduate of this online BSc Hospitality Management degree, you'll have exciting career opportunities, often working in multidisciplinary teams with professionals from diverse backgrounds, such as from our online bachelors in International Management or our online Management with Specialism degree.

Working and studying at the same time is manageable with LIBF's flexible online degrees. I can study at the weekends while maintaining my professional commitments during the week. I'm really enjoying returning to learning and know it is going to help my career. LIBF is providing more than just a degree, it's inspiring a transformation that I truly appreciate and I couldn’t be happier with my online learning experience.
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