Bachelor of Tourism Development and Management

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Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics 
Department: Department of Tourism Management
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: Bachelor of Tourism Development and Management
Programme Code: B34TDQ

Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 362
SAQA: 101516

Application Start Date: 1 April 2024
Application End Date: 31 October 2024

Campus: Auckland Park Bunting Road

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555

Duration of Study: 3 Years

Programme Fees


The purpose of this qualification is to provide students with knowledge and skills within an inter-disciplinary tourism environment. The student will be prepared to enter both the public and private tourism sectors as entry-level non-professionals, and will be able to utilize and apply critical thinking skills and problem solving techniques within a tourism development and management environment.

Career Opportunities

Entrepreneur, Travel Agent, Tour Guide, Tour Operator, Event and Conference Organiser, Public Relations, Marketing, Leisure Activity Co-ordinator, Visa Consultant, Researcher, Academia, Teaching, Training and Lecturing, Transportation, Car Rental Agent, Development Consultant, Corporate Consulting, National, Provincial and Local Government Tourism Departments and Agencies, Technical Writer and Editor, Website Developer and Manager, Travel Blogger, Sales Co-ordinator and Manager

Admission Requirements

A minimum APS of 26 with Mathematics or 28 with Mathematical Literacy. English 5 (60%), Mathematics or Technical Mathematics 3 (40%), or Mathematical Literacy 4 (50%).

Selection Process

Selection is based on academic credit.

More Information
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