Welcome to the Department of Hospitality Tourism and Events Management

For an exceptional learning experience

We have a long history in the provision of hospitality, tourism, events, food business innovation and culinary arts management courses and we take pride in our very high student satisfaction scores, our consistently high department rankings, and most importantly, the great achievements of our graduates.

Do visit us during one of our open days to experience first-hand the amazing facilities at both the Belfast and Coleraine campuses and the unparalleled expertise and care our team offers to all our students.

There is no better time to join us if you are seeking an exciting career in a service sector industry. But even if you are uncertain as to what you wish to do, our courses give such a great set of transferable management skills that your time with us will be fruitful no matter what career path you choose in the future.

I hope to see you soon at one of our campuses. Whether you join us to study as an undergraduate, a postgraduate or a doctorate student, or even if you are a researcher seeking to collaborate with us, know that you do not just join a department but a family of scholars and educators and a team passionate to help you ensure your future success.

Professor Ioannis S. Pantelidis FIH, SFHEA
Head of Department of Hospitality Tourism and Events Management

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Academy Culinary Salon
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Join us

Join us

Join us and gain a degree and transferable skills in the context of some of the most exciting and fun industries.

Our students find roles in many other industries too but the fundamental learning stays with them for life.

2nd in the UK (The Guardian University Guide 2024)

“Our department is second in the UK  for Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism (The Guardian University Guide 2024). Our courses are accredited by the Institute of Hospitality, this qualification is recognised worldwide for international employment. Our Culinary Arts Management program is also accredited by the Craft Guild of Chefs. Our students enjoy gaining experience in our award-winning labs often working closely with industry companies and celebrity chefs and they often compete in student competitions winning medals for their skills and knowledge.”

Study Opportunities

Undergraduate study

The Department of Hospitality Tourism and Events Management has a variety of undergraduate study opportunities available....

Postgraduate study

Take a look at the study opportunities we have available for postgraduates at the Department of Hospitality Tourism and Events...

PhD Study at DHTEM

PhD study areas at our Department of Hospitality Tourism and Events Management

Short courses & CPD

Short courses and CPD at the Department of Hospitality Tourism and Events Management.