Texas Tech University

Hospitality and Retail Management

Study Abroad

Approved Affiliate Programs

Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University attracts over 33,000 students each year because we offer courses that are relevant to the real world, have staff who know how to share their passion for their subject and a great environment that fosters creative learning.

At Manchester Metropolitan University, you can:

  • choose from over 1,000 courses in a wide range of subject areas;
  • mix with a large student population with a choice of campuses;
  • meet people from all backgrounds and of all ages;
  • take advantage of our strong, established links with business, industry and the community;
  • participate in international study, language opportunities and work placements;
  • enjoy a wide range of social, cultural and sporting facilities;
  • benefit from an excellent range of support systems including money matters and help with your learning;
  • get around easily because of Manchester and Cheshire's excellent transport links

Home Page: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/
Accommodation: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/accommodation/
Student Life: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/student-life/
Video Gallery: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/video/
Courses: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/2016/13028/

Regent's University London

With over 140 nationalities represented on campus through our student body, Regent's University London is a truly international campus. We have lots of experience in catering for students who are new to University life and life in London.

We have been delivering international programs for over 30 years.  Our centrally located campus in London offers your students the opportunity to explore this exciting city while providing a safe and secure study environment.

Our international staff are active professionals in their specialist fields and our hands-on, practical approach prepares students for their future career.  As part of their study program, your students can study one of the nine languages available at the University.

Home Page:  http://www.regents.ac.uk/study/
Accommodation: http://www.regents.ac.uk/study/accommodation
Events and Activities: http://www.regents.ac.uk/study/student-life/events-and-activities.aspx
Student Life: http://www.regents.ac.uk/study/student-life/
Prospective Students: http://www.regents.ac.uk/information/for-prospective-students

Lorenzo de' Medici – The Italian International Institute

In 2013 Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici (LdM) celebrated a major milestone: 40 years of offering international higher-education in Italy. Over forty years of experience have made LdM one of the most distinctive and well-established study abroad institutions in Europe.

LdM prides itself on offering academic and professionally-oriented courses designed to complement a variety of study abroad programs as well as enrich students' knowledge, education and skills. Students can choose from over 400 different courses in 37 subject areas, which are taught in English at LdM's three locations: Florence, Rome, and Tuscania. Courses fall under five main academic divisions: Arts and Sciences, Sciences, Creative Arts, Design, and Italian Language and Culture.

LdM Sites:

LdM Florence
The LdM Florence campus is located in the historic San Lorenzo area. Encompassing twelve campus buildings in Florence's city center, it is one of Italy's largest international institutes of higher education. All LdM buildings are Wi-Fi equipped and contain a full range of facilities including large classrooms and specialized art studios, a cafeteria, a courtyard garden, an extensive library, and a student computer center. The vibrant neighborhoods surrounding LdM Florence are host to charming boutiques, cafés and eateries. As LdM's largest campus, it
provides many ways for students to get involved in the local community, whether it be taking part in student clubs or volunteering at local organizations, playing daily sports or attending cultural activities, going to the movies or participating in the weekend excursions.

LdM Rome
The LdM Rome premises are located near Piazza Repubblica, a vibrant square in the historic center. Classrooms and facilities are housed in an elegant Umbertine palace in the government and business district. The newly renovated building provides modern, Wi-Fi equipped facilities with light-filled studios. Flourishing Roman neighborhoods, shops and restaurants surround the main campus building, which is walking distance from many famous sites, including the Spanish Steps and the Trevi Fountain. It is the perfect city for those studying sciences, art history, communications, international business, Italian language and more.

LdM Tuscania
Tuscania is a historic hilltop town located in the breathtaking countryside of the southern Maremma, in central Italy and LdM Tuscania promotes full academic and cultural immersion in this pastoral setting. The campus is situated in an elegant structure in the historical town center that is incorporated into the medieval stone walls. Reading rooms, classrooms, art lab, an exhibition space, library, and computer lab are located in the main building facility. The campus also includes a courtyard and a state-of-the-art culinary

Academics:  http://www.ldminstitute.com/en/main/academics/
Campus Life:

Florence University of the Arts

Florence University of the Arts is a leading institution in the private educational sector of Italy. FUA addresses education on a global scale thanks to an internationalized approach that also accounts for the impact of local and community perspectives during a course of study.


Calendar: Fall, Spring, and Summer Seasons feature Semesters and Short Sessions (can be combined into Quarters).  The Summer Season also features 1-week cultural introduction travel programs, 4-week sessions (1-week travel + 3-week short session), and 6-week sessions.

Schools: 9

Average number of courses offered in an academic season: 200+

Average classroom size: 12

Minimum requirements for enrollment: High school diploma, 2.75 GPA, English proficiency (please inquire for further information).

Number of courses integrated with experiential learning components: 41

Apicius International School of Hospitality: http://fua.it/The-Schools/school-apicius.html
Academics: http://fua.it/Key-Info/academics.html
Study Abroad: http://fua.it/images/downloads/FUA_StudyAbroad.pdf
Map: http://fua.it/Key-Info/maps-locations-contacts.html

La Trobe

La Trobe has been one of Australia's pioneering universities for over forty-five years. Discover our unique history, including our motto and coat of arms.

In 1967, 552 students enrolled at La Trobe University, the third University to open in Victoria.  It has grown to accommodate more than 30,000 students including approximately 7,600 international students from over 90 countries.  We now have a network of campuses with 21,000 students at our Melbourne campus and over 5,900 at our campuses in Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Mildura, Melbourne City and Shepparton.

The French motto "Qui cherche trouve" (Whoever seeks shall find) is a modern version of the La Trobe family motto.
Today La Trobe is renowned for its academic excellence and research achievements.
Over 100,000 students have graduated from La Trobe University thus far and have gone on to achieve great things in all walks of life, giving La Trobe its well deserved reputation.

Eagle Functions - http://www.eaglefunctions.com.au/

Catering for all your needs-
La Trobe University provides a diverse range of function rooms, catering from two people through to 1200 people.  We boast an extensive range of seminar rooms and lecture theatres, excellent and varied catering services and venues to suit your every need. State of the art audio visual facilities including video conferencing, and access to the internet are available at extremely competitive rates.

All Events & Functions-
Our dedicated staff are always pleased to assist you with your busy conference schedule, luncheon, dinner or reception.  Our versatility in menu selection is extensive, enabling you to choose from any of our base menus, create your own, or leave all the hard work to us to design a special menu to specifically meet your personal requirements.

Accomodation: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/accommodation
Sports Centre: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/unisport
Wildlife Sanctuary: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/wildlife
Courses: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/courses/a-z

For more information about the Hospitality and Retail Management Study Abroad Program

Contact the RHIM program coordinator

Contact the Retail Management program coordinator

HRM Study Abroad

Contact Us

Hospitality and Retail Management
College of Human Sciences
Texas Tech University,
P.O. Box 41240,
Lubbock, TX 79409-1240

(806) 742-3068


Study Abroad Coordinator:
Dr. Deborah Fowler
(806) 834-1779