Varna University of Management

Introduction

Varna University of Management (VUM) is an international business school located in Europe, Bulgaria. Students from over 40 countries receive excellent education in Business and Marketing, IT, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Gastronomy and Culinary Arts.

VUM offers Bachelor's and Master's double-degree programmes, taught entirely in English, in cooperation with universities in countries such as the UK (Cardiff Met), Switzerland (BHMS), the Netherlands (Stenden University). Students study the synchronized curriculum as in the partnering institutions and have to meet up the same high standards in examinations. They graduate with degrees from both the partnering universities and VUM.

VUM maintains excellent connections with businesses and boasts a long-standing success of placing its students with top employers in USA, Australia, the UK, Germany, Spain, Italy, just to name a few.

VUM in Global Rankings

  • VUM holds the 1st place among 1061 HEI worldwide for Students Mobility, according to the prestigious U-Multirank ranks
  • VUM is proud to be awarded 2nd pace among more than 1300 HEI in the world by U-Multirank, ranked for International Orientation, Knowledge Transfer and Teaching and Learning.
  • VUM has been granted 3 Palmes of Excellence – Excellent Business School with reinforcing international influence – by the Palme of Excellence classification for Eastern Europe.
  • The university is ranked 13th in Eastern Europe for its MBA degree by Best-masters.com.
  • The university is ranked 47th in the world for its International Hospitality and Tourism Management (MSc) degree by Best-masters.com.
  • The number of publications by VUM faculty and students has earned the University ranking in the top 300 among the business schools worldwide, according to the Social Science Research Network (SSRN).
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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MSc

MSc International Hospitality and Tourism Management

Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2016 Bulgaria Varna

The International Hospitality and Tourism Management MSc offered by VUM has been designed to meet the needs of industry managers, executives and other professionals in the tourist industry. By joining this master programme you will be able to develop your management, research and analytical skills to the highest standards required for working as top level management member within this dynamic industry... [+]

The International Hospitality and Tourism Management MSc offered by VUM has been designed to meet the needs of industry managers, executives and other professionals in the tourist industry. By joining this master programme you will be able to develop your management, research and analytical skills to the highest standards required for working as top level management member within this dynamic industry. You will have the opportunity not only to take in depth theoretical knowledge but also strong practical direction through numerous projects and case studies. Our intensive but generalist approach prepares our graduates for a wide range of possible careers in travel and tourism. Some of the core modules of the program are Exploring of Hospitality and Tourism Landscape, Industry Project Management as well as Managing People and Marketing Across Cultures. The International Hospitality and Tourism Management MSc allows you to take up employment opportunities in official tourist organisations, transport, hotels, tour operating and travel agency companies, government and other organisations where knowledge of tourism management is important. Another key advantage of the International Hospitality and Management MSc programs is option for worldwide study trips with our global partners Furthermore we at VUM are proud to be part of the European Journal of Tourism Research with our numerous publications and researched in the field of tourism research and social sciences. The Journal provides a platform for discussion of theoretical and empirical problems in tourism and is included in the SCOPUS, ProQuest and EBSCO databases. Language of instruction: English Duration of studies: 1 year (3 semesters) Diploma: British Master Degree (MSc International Hospitality and Tourism Management) issued by Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK and Bulgarian Master Degree awarded by Varna University of Management Admission Requirements The admission is based on documents, IELTS 6.0 + or equivalent ( VUM institutional English language test available) and online or face to face interview with the candidate. [-]

Contact

Varna University of Management / Висше Училище по Мениджмънт

Address Oborishte Street 13A
Варна 9000, Bulgaria
Website http://www.vum.bg/
Phone +359 52 300 680