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Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management

EU Business School
Switzerland, Geneva/Montreux
Tuition fee CHF9,600 per semester

+ Dissertation fee of 600 eur after successful programme completion

Application fee €200 one-time

non-refundable

More information

Expenses, accommodation, working etc.

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Overview

An increasingly globalized world has led tourism to become the fastest growing industry in business today. Modern companies require academically qualified, visionary leaders to create new business models and understand changes in technology and consumer trends. Focusing on the development of executive skills and strategic aptitudes, this program explores the theories, practices and frameworks that make up the tourism and hospitality fields, while developing understanding of international and intercultural management needs.


Degree Awarded

A university master’s degree awarded by Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia (UCAM), (título propio), a state-recognized university in Spain.
A master’s degree from EU Business School Switzerland which is internationally accredited by ACBSP, IACBE, IQA and certified by eduQua.


Note: We are applying an innovative on-campus hybrid learning approach which prioritizes classes on campus and combines the best of face-to-face and virtual learning. We are offering several on-campus start dates and the opportunity for students to begin online and come to campus later. Alternatively, students can study 100% online.

Programme structure

Companies require academically qualified, visionary leaders to create new business models and understand changes in technology and consumer trends in the tourism industry.

EU’s Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management program explores the theories, practices and business models that make up the tourism and leisure field. Focusing on the development of management skills and strategic thinking, students will develop key industry competences as well as international and intercultural management abilities which are needed in this dynamic and fast-changing sector.

The Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management (60 ECTS) is a one-year program, divided into three terms. Each term comprises four courses (4 ECTS each) and one seminar (2 ECTS). Throughout the year, students are also exposed to real-life case studies, games and business simulations. In order to graduate, participants must also complete a business plan (6 ECTS).

In addition to industry-specific modules, this program focuses on development strategies and management styles geared towards creating leaders in the industry who can also apply the same skills to the wider commercial market. Students will:

Investigate the impact of tourism planning and development on economic, sociocultural and physical environments.
Have a systematic understanding of the hospitality and tourism service sector organizations, their external contexts and how they are managed.
Critically evaluate the core business disciplines and methods at work in hospitality and tourism service sectors, and be able to apply these in practical contexts.
Explore issues that concern host-visitor relationships.

Career opportunities

Upon the successful completion of any of EU’s master’s degrees, graduates have a wide array of career options and business opportunities available to them. In response to the growing demand for flexible and entrepreneurial business professionals, EU’s programs are designed to foster the skills required for a successful career in the international business arena.

EU’s graduates possess an international mindset, multicultural awareness and are innovative thinkers. This makes them ideal candidates for positions at large, multinational companies and dynamic, disruptive entrepreneurs ready to start their own businesses.

The EU Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management provides students with in-depth knowledge of this fast-growing sector. Graduates of this degree may be interested in the following career options.

Career Options

-Entertainment Manager

-Commercial Director of a Hotel

-Public Relations Manager

-Tour Manager

Areas of Work
The EU Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management provides students with a skillset to work in a wide range of sector-related fields. Graduates of this degree may be interested in working in the following fields or professions.

Hospitality
Restaurant Manager
Travel Services
Customer Services

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application deadline
1 Jul 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time

Bachelor’s degree programs at EU Business School have four start dates per year, these dates are the same for every campus. Semesters begin in October, February, June and August every year.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application deadline
1 Jul 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time

Bachelor’s degree programs at EU Business School have four start dates per year, these dates are the same for every campus. Semesters begin in October, February, June and August every year.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States