An increasingly globalized world has led tourism to become the fastest growing industry in business today. Modern companies require academically qualified, visionary leaders with an entrepreneurial mindset 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.
Prospective students are evaluated on the strength of their applications as a whole. Consideration is given to the student’s qualities and abilities: leadership potential, academic achievements, performance on standardized tests, extracurricular activities and personal experiences. EU's Admissions Services department will assist all applicants throughout the entire application process.
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). This program is also available as a two-year, six-term, part-time degree.
TERM 1 (13 CH | 18 ECTS)
Foundations of Business Management
Environments of Tourism
Seminar: Sustainable Tourism: Policies & Ethics
TERM 2 (13 CH | 18 ECTS)
The Tourism Industry
Cross-Cultural Team Management
Digital Tourism: Marketing Strategies & Online Commercialization
Seminar: Marketing & Communication Skills
TERM 3 (13 CH | 18 ECTS)
Entrepreneurship, Change Management & Leadership
Innovation in the Tourism Industry
Information Technologies in Tourism
Seminar: Applied Cases in Tourism
1 certified copy of bachelor's degree and transcripts
Proof of English level: TOEFL score 89 (internet-based), 233 (computer-based); IELTS 6.5; CAE C1 with a minimum score of 176; PTE score 59; English native or equivalent
Applicants must also meet one of the following:
A GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
A satisfactory score on the GMAT or GRE
An interview with the academic dean
* Students who do not meet the criteria will have an interview with the admission committee and will be considered on a merit basis. For more information, please contact the admissions department of your chosen campus.
October, January & March
Total per year