In the news : Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Read the latest news from the Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Ulster University Business School.

Ulster University student overcomes cancer to graduate with first class honours

Thomas Cafolla graduates with first class honours in International Hospitality Management after a difficult battle with blood cancer.

8 July 2021

Ulster entrepreneur balances final year studies with baking business

Phoebe Carson, graduates from Ulster University this summer, with a BSc Hons in Consumer Management and Food Innovation.

7 July 2021

Teaming up to tackle Food Poverty in North Belfast

Ulster University’s Culinary Arts students, Social Justice Hub and the Law Clinic have partnered with the North Belfast Advice Partnership, which runs the North Belfast Food Bank and Lower North Belfast Family Support Hub, to tackle

3 June 2021

Ulster University to host Gastronomy Summit 2022

In April next year, Ulster University will host Gastronomy Summit 2022, a landmark event that will bring together members of the global culinary community to explore and celebrate the transformative power of food, drink and hospitality.

20 April 2021

Ulster International Event Management graduate goes global

Judith Rowan graduates with a MSc in International Event Management.

17 December 2020

Ulster graduate wins Ken Hom – Lee Kum Kee Scholarship

Culinary Arts Management graduate Callum Irwin wins major award

21 September 2020

Lockdown celebrations for young mum graduating with first class honours degree

Niamh O Reilly graduates with a degree in International Hospitality Management

24 July 2020

Award winning chef Callum Irwin adds first class honours degree to his list of accolades

Culinary Arts Management student Callum Irwin graduates this summer

22 July 2020

Ulster University ranked first in UK for Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation and Tourism courses in Complete University Guide 2021

Ulster’s Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism courses have been ranked first out of 54 higher education institutions in the UK in the latest Complete University Guide 2021, up three places on last year.

22 June 2020

Future tourism, hospitality and food industry leaders celebrated at student awards

Ulster University students studying courses within the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management celebrate their academic success at this year’s student awards.

6 February 2020

Inspirational international student graduates with distinction

Colombian student, Luisa Fernanda Romero Munoz graduates from Ulster University today with an MSc in International Tourism Management, with Distinction, leaving an exceptional legacy behind.

17 December 2019

The Academy wins restaurant of the year award

Ulster University’s Academy restaurant wins restaurant of the year award

22 November 2019

Ulster University Lecturer supporting local businesses ahead of Brexit

In response to the current Brexit uncertainty, Ulster University have partnered with Manufacturing NI to provide a suite of online supply chain management Brexit resources.

8 November 2019

Heartfelt celebrations for Ulster University Graduate

Heartfelt celebrations for Ulster University Graduate

5 July 2019

R&A Head of Marketing gives master class to UUBS students

Golf Tourism to the fore as Head of Marketing at the R&A gives a masterclass to Ulster University tourism and event students

19 April 2019

Award Success for Hospitality Management Student Niall Beatty

Ulster University Business School student, Niall Beatty, was recently named as a finalist at the highly coveted 2019 Young Guns Competition held in London.

21 March 2019

Success for Erica and Mollie at UUBS Hospitality and Tourism Management Awards

In conjunction with our industry partners, the Department of Hospitality and Tourism is delighted to celebrate and recognise the excellence of our students.

26 February 2019

New Visiting Professor for UUBS

UUBS has announced the appointment of a new Visiting Professor. Alain Kerloc’h, who is co-owner of the Michelin starred restaurant OX, has taken on the voluntary role for a four-year period.

13 February 2019

UU working to improve our skills market

Through a progressive approach to business engagement across UUBS, we are taking a critical role in identifying and responding to clear signals in the NI skills market, but also increasingly within Ireland and GB.

12 February 2019

UUBS Food Poverty Forum

The Food Poverty Forum included four talks from academics with expertise in food poverty and three research activities. UK food policy expert, Prof Martin Caraher, was the keynote speaker

11 February 2019

Hellbent on a new brand of Sausages

Full-back Louis Ludik and prop Schalk Van Der Merwe, both from South Africa, have worked for five months alongside the Business School’s experts in food innovation in Coleraine to find the perfect blend of South African spices and locally produced

27 November 2018

Hat trick of awards for Business School graduate

Ulster University Business School graduate Keith Houston’s innovative approach to recruitment has resulted in a hat trick of awards both locally and internationally.

16 November 2018

InspecVision scoops prestigious CIM Ireland Marketing Award

Mallusk-based company, InspecVision Ltd, was among the winners at the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)’s prestigious Ireland Marketing Awards on November 9th.

14 November 2018

Ulster and Bournemouth Universities focused on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the ‘Destination Experience’

Ulster University played host to the SNAIP-DC Project - a Research Challenge Fund project focused on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the ‘Destination Experience’ context.

12 September 2018

UUBS Students scoop wins at Feile Balmoral Hotel Pro Master Chef

UUBS student chefs scoop top marks at the most prestigious culinary concours to take place in Northern Ireland this year.

6 September 2018

Ulster University honours President of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

Ulster University honours president of Ireland’s largest accountancy body

6 July 2018