Master of Tourism

Flinders University

The Master of Tourism is professionally oriented and aims to meet the research needs of applicants with an interest in tourism, enabling them to undertake an in depth research-focused study to increase the theoretical knowledge and research skills required to develop appropriate depth of understanding of issues in either Tourism or Festival and Event Design and Management.

Course Fee:

Australian: $31,218
International: $53,600

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification in Tourism, Hospitality or a related discipline and must have achieved a Flinders equivalent grade point average (GPA) of 5.00 or above in the upper level topics in this degree; or hold the Graduate Diploma in Tourism from Flinders University or equivalent qualification and must have achieved a Flinders equivalent grade point average (GPA) of 5.00 or above in this postgraduate study; or hold an approved Honours degree in Tourism or a closely related discipline.


72 units. Students complete four topics in either the Tourism or the Festival and Event Design and Management stream in addition to three core (compulsory) topics, a contemporary tourism research dissertation and at least three option topics chosen from a range of option topics available. These topics provide students with the understanding of the theoretical and practical skills required to develop advanced understanding of issues in tourism and to develop appropriate management strategies and meet individual interests and needs by offering topics relevant to a wide range of workplaces in the tourism sector.

Subjects you can Study:


Study Pathways:

Students who have completed the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Tourism at Flinders receive credit when progressing to the Master of Tourism.

Who for:

Graduates with an interest in tourism

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Tourist Information Officer,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bedford Park No info Yes Part time 4 years
Bedford Park No info Yes Full time 2 years
Flinders is a leading international university in Australia, distinguished by its boldness, vigour and imagination. The University has a record of excellence and innovation in teaching, research and community engagement.

While the main campus is located in the suburb of Bedford Park, just a short drive south of Adelaide's Central Business District and easily accessible by public transport, the University's geographical footprint also stretches across South Australia, Western Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Flinders has over 2,600 staff and more than 26,100 students, with over 5,400 coming from countries as diverse as Canada, India and Kenya. Its graduates are encouraged to be knowledgeable, to communicate effectively, and to develop skills to connect across boundaries and tackle major challenges.

Flinders has led the way in providing access to higher education for individuals who did not traditionally aspire to University, and offers a choice of pathways that cater to people from a variety of backgrounds.

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