Alumni News

John Carmichael Deputy Director National Coastal Tourism Academy (NCTA) is a Bournemouth University graduate

John Carmichael Deputy Director National Coastal Tourism Academy (NCTA) is a Bournemouth University graduate : “I have had a long and varied career in tourism since graduating in 1994.   Immediately after graduation, I was taken on by the English Tourist Board (the organisation with which I did my university placement year) to work on their… Read more »

Kara Birrell graduated from Bournemouth University to become the General Manager at the Passford House Hotel at the New Forest

Kara Birrell graduated from Bournemouth University to become the General Manager at the Passford House Hotel at the New Forest. Kara says “I studied Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management at Bournemouth University.  I am now the General Manager of the Passford House Hotel, a 50 bedroomed Country House Hotel in Lymington. My studies gave me a great… Read more »

Join the Festival of Learning 2016 Bournemouth University 25-29 June 2016

FREE Events organised by the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Bournemouth University Festival of Learning 2016 Bournemouth University 25-29 June 2016  Saturday 25 June 11:00 – 5:00: FG06, Talbot Campus- Global BU: Bournemouth and Beyond- H. Osman Bookings: https://goo.gl/7x5Oe1  Tuesday 28th June  TOURISM MARKETING AND eTOURISM RESEARCH STREAM 09:00–13:00 SHARE LT FG02: eTourism: harnessing technology to increase… Read more »

Manos Mamalakis, Operations Executive at Tripadvisor

Manos Mamalakis graduated in 2014 and since then has been has been working at Tripadvisor. He is explaining his experience at Bournemouth University.  I did the MSc in Tourism Management and Marketing and graduated in 2014. A few months later I joined TripAdvisor for an internship scheme in the partnerships team. A year later I… Read more »

Graduate Christy Hehir works at VisitBritain as a Research and Evaluation Specialist #BUProud

I graduated with an MSc Tourism Management and Planning in 2009 and i am now working at VisitBritain as a Research and Evaluation Specialist. My MSc sparked my passion for research. Now at VisitBritain I lead on all stages of the research process – to champion, develop and deliver a return on investment process for VisitBritain’s commercial partnerships, online… Read more »

Alumni News : KARNCHANA PHAKPHO Lecturer in International Tourism Management, International College at Bangkok University, Thailand

Message from KARNCHANA PHAKPHO Lecturer in International Tourism Management, International College at Bangkok University, Thailand  I graduated with a MSc in Tourism Management and Marketing in 2014. I am currently a full-time Lecturer in International Tourism Management, International College at Bangkok University city campus, Bangkok, Thailand. Without my master degree from Bournemouth University I would not… Read more »