Hochschule Stralsund – University of Applied Sciences
Our tourism program is a master's program in business administration with a specialization for the tourism industry. We combine the components strategy and development in
Our tourism program is a master's program in business administration with a specialization for the tourism industry. We combine the components strategy and development in a unique manner.
Program - Tourism Development Strategies (TDS)
School - School of Business Studies
Starts in - Winter semester
Admission - free
Length of study - 2, 3 or 4 semesters
Credit points - 60-120 ECTS
Degree - Master of Arts (M. A.)
Main language of instruction - English
The tourism industry is a dynamic and complex branch of industry which poses several challenges. We offer you the Tourism Development Strategies program in three variants, differing in length. Depending on the scope of the previous academic study, the accredited master's degree can be obtained in two, three or four semesters:...
International tourism generates billions of euros annually and is still one of the fastest-growing industries. Depending on whether it is business or pleasure, the hospit
International tourism generates billions of euros annually and is still one of the fastest-growing industries. Depending on whether it is business or pleasure, the hospitality and event management sectors also benefit from – and add to the experience of – international tourism, and are inextricably linked to it. Taking into account these associated areas only makes the overall sector more lucrative and appealing.
In this postgraduate degree, students broaden their expertise and deepen their knowledge of cross-sector industries in the health and tourism sector, such as spas, prevention centres, rehab clinics, sports centres, recreation, leisure and culture centres. The following global tourism trends will be included in this Masters programme:...
The business Master's program complements a successfully completed Bachelor degree in business or industrial engineering. You the student have the option to specialize in
MA in Tourism Management, Health Management, Green Business ManagementThe business Master's program complements a successfully completed Bachelor degree in business or industrial engineering. You the student have the option to specialize in one of three alternatives: tourism management, health management, or green business management, to develop a specialized professional profile.With a Master's degree in business, graduates can operate in management positions in almost all companies in the manufacturing and service industries. Another goal is to familiarize graduates with the characteristics of medium-sized companies in order to prepare them for management positions in this sector. As such, the program is suitable for both company founders, as well as students planning to take over a family business. The Master's program will strengthen the ability of the graduates to work scientifically and equip them to carry out independent academic research. This opens opportunities for professional roles in scientific and research institutions as well as companies and to pursue an ongoing academic professional up to a doctorate. The academic Master's degree is a requirement for taking on higher positions in public companiesThrough the bbw University of Applied Science's close business links, practical orientation is at the foreground. Through its association with the fib Research Institute, the bbw University of Applied Sciences offers the opportunity to acquire direct experience on research projects.The generalist Business Master's program encompasses a four semester full-time business course or a five-semester part-time extra-occupational course.The course will train academics to also apply their problem-solving abilities in new and unfamiliar situations, associated...
The MA International Tourism Management is a multidisciplinary Master Programme that has been created by the university's business faculties in close consultation with bu
Tourism is a highly dynamic, continuously expanding and developing phenomenon. It has experienced remarkable growth in recent years, and the tourism sector is nowadays one of the industries that generate the highest levels of employment. Moreover, the number of tourist arrivals, as well as the receipts from international tourism, are constantly rising.
Tourism, therefore, needs managing. Activities in strategic planning, market research, e-commerce, project management and other specific management functions are becoming more significant all the time. All these activities demand an international and intercultural approach. The Master Programme in International Tourism Management prepares first-degree graduates for a successful career in this vibrant and dynamic sector....
Tourism is currently the number one industry in the global economy. This MA, located in the stunning Greenwich World Heritage Site has been developed to meet the growing
Tourism is currently the number one industry in the global economy. This MA, located in the stunning Greenwich World Heritage Site, has been developed to meet the growing demand for competent and resourceful managers in the rapidly expanding tourism industry.
Organisations that develop tourism facilities, as well as those that provide essential services such as transport and holidays, are set to expand in the future. There is an increasing demand for professionals with a strategic perspective of tourism, who can help develop a competitive tourism sector that is sustainable.
While individuals entering this area require a sound grounding in general business principles, there are also specific tourism areas that require a more dedicated set of skills and knowledge. This programme provides a sound foundation in business and management principles and the development of specific specialist tourism skills and knowledge that are essential for a successful career in tourism management today. The programme includes an optional placement with a tourism business or a tourism organisation, to provide students with an opportunity to gain professional experience in various aspects of tourism management, which is increasingly becoming a key requirement in the tourism employment market. The MA staff team consists of highly qualified academics, researchers and practitioners in the tourism field....
Our academic calendar is based on a quarter system (1 quarter = 10 weeks). Because of the program's flexible structure and modular design, multiple starting dates are ava
Our academic calendar is based on a quarter system (1 quarter = 10 weeks). Because of the program's flexible structure and modular design, multiple starting dates are available at the start of every Quarter and of every Term, in October, November, January, February, April, May, July, and August. All campuses follow the same academic calendar.
Full-time students can earn a Master degree in 1 academic year of 9 months, for a total of 3 quarters of 20 credits each, or within 12 months when spreading the workload.
Part-time students can earn a Master degree in 2 to 3 academic years, depending on the number of courses attempted per quarter, the course selection and the course planning; earning half the typical number of courses equals twice the duration of the full-time program....
Belgium, Antwerp, Spain, Barcelona, Brussels, Madrid, Japan, Tokyo, Switzerland, Zürich, Lausanne, Netherlands, Amsterdam, Italy, Milan, Geneva+ 12 More
Tourism and hospitality management is a fast-paced and competitive market. This course will develop the knowledge and management skills required for your future hospitali
Why study MA/PG Dip/PG Cert International Tourism and Hospitality Management at Middlesex University?
The hospitality and tourism industries have become two of the major players in international commerce. It is, for this reason, we deliver practice-based teaching that will equip you for employment in the fields of have hospitality, leisure, events and tourism, and planning and regeneration.
Our course provides you with a solid grounding in the contemporary theory of this subject area, whilst also providing a range of practical, research and management skills for your future career growth. You will develop a critical awareness of current issues ranging from political, organisational, marketing and community perspectives. As an internationally focused university, we boast an international teaching team, international guest speakers, national and international field trips, and an international seminar series....
With the rapid growing potential of tourism as a leading industry in Turkish Economy and all over the world, the need for well-trained and well educated managerial human
With the rapid growing potential of tourism as a leading industry in Turkish Economy and all over the world, the need for well-trained and well educated managerial human power with professional knowledge, business sense, human relations skills and technical knowledge have increased. Due to these necessities, Yaşar University has established a tourism management graduate program.
This program offers a higher level tourism management education which aims to closely follow and teach the actual trends and progresses in the fields of tourism in general, and intensively in the sub-areas of the sector such as hotel management, tourism marketing, tourism policy and planning, financial aspects of tourism sector, sustainability and quality applications in tourism and also to identify the richness of resources, issues and problems of Turkish Tourism Industry....
Tourism is an increasingly important part of our lives, and the tourism industry is one of the few global industries forecast to grow in the long term. Managing this rapi
Tourism is an increasingly important part of our lives, and the tourism industry is one of the few global industries forecast to grow in the long term. Managing this rapidly growing industry to meet visitors' demands in a sustainable way is exciting and challenging. This long-established course will give you the knowledge, analytical abilities and skills you need to make a career as a tourism professional.
You will study at the heart of London, one of the world's leading tourism destinations. Site visits, integrated in the course modules, will allow you to explore a wide variety of aspects of the dynamic tourism industry.
Annual student feedback for the course is very positive, with teaching, staff contract and course content receiving particular praise. This reflects the tourism team's efforts to provide a valuable and effective course as well as a supportive, friendly and stimulating environment for your studies....
The program combines management and design of spa products, medical and leisure treatments and well-being.
Wellness and Spa Service Design and Management is a unique 2-year Master’s program that aims to provide students with the necessary theoretical knowledge, professional skills and practical tools required for working in wellness, spa or other related organizations at the management level. The program combines management and design of spa products, medical and leisure treatments, well-being, fitness, and health-related services. It is the only similar Master’s program in the whole Europe.
What kind of skills and competence will students acquire?
Hospitality and quality management;
Creative and innovative entrepreneurship;
Strategic, financial and operational management;
Service design and development;
Management and marketing for wellness and spas;
Understanding of the basics of spa treatments;
Project management and research.
As an MA in Business, Language and Culture, you will be able to independently address projects and analytical tasks within international tourism and leisure...
Master of International Tourism and Leisure Management (MA)
Do you want to become an expert on international tourism and leisure management with an understanding of both cultural and financial aspects? Do you want an education which allows you to put theory into practice - abroad? Do you want to study in an international environment and meet students from other countries?Then the Graduate programme in International Tourism and Leisure Management is right for you!
Language and economy
The education is a combined programme which comprises 50 % social science/economy subjects and 50 % linguistic and cultural subjects. The language of instruction is English.The subjects have been created in collaboration with an expert panel, allowing you to obtain relevant qualifications for employment in the tourism sector....
The Master's course in International Tourism and Aviation Management seeks to bring together the theories, concepts and practices to develop critical understandings of a
The Master's course in International Tourism and Aviation Management seeks to bring together the theories, concepts and practices to develop critical understandings of a managerial career within either the tourism or aviation industry.
The MA offers an opportunity to enhance research skills to advance employability in the tourism or aviation industry. It is offered as a one-year full-time and two-year part-time course. This course is delivered in an internationally recognised institution.
Why choose this course?
During the course, you will adopt an interdisciplinary approach to the study of tourism and aviation management by drawing upon international case study material to understand the global operations of both the tourism and aviation sectors....
This accredited master's programme in Geography allows you to combine regional science and tourism research and specialise in one of five cultural world regions while lea
About the programme
Uniquely in Germany, the accredited M.A. Geography: Culture, Environment and Tourism programme allows you to combine regional studies and tourism research and to specialise in one of five cultural areas, for which you will learn the corresponding foreign language. The degree programme features compulsory courses in Cultural and Environmental Geography as well as in Business and Economics. Furthermore, you will engage in a research project in regional or tourism research and complete a minimum one-month internship abroad. While studying this programme, you will develop the skill set required to tackle complex issues in regional development and tourism through the use of integrative and cross-disciplinary methods. In-depth regional knowledge and extensive intercultural competencies round off the programme profile of this highly practice-oriented programme....
The Master in International Tourism seeks to respond to this challenge and offers a program that goes beyond the limited focus of professional masters courses, proposing
Having developed very rapidly in recent decades, international tourism has become one of the world economy's major industries.
In 2012 international tourism hit a record high as for the first time more than one billion tourists traveled internationally within one single year. According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the tourism and hospitality industry is generating 9% of the global GDP and approximately 10% of total world employment.
Yet, managing international tourism demands a serious commitment: it is challenging and one must take into account a variety of different economies, institutions, legal systems, languages, and cultures. To strike a fair balance between the various elements at play - the tourist industry, the tourist, the local community, the environment - entrepreneurs and operators need to have an excellent grasp of several (even fairly disparate) disciplines, highly professional skills, a strategic and essential view of phenomena, with a strong sense of responsibility....
The new MSc in Tourism Management program combines universal disciplines such as tourism management and business development with some core strengths of METU's home city.
Budapest is one of the most exciting tourism destinations in the world and the number of international tourists, as well as students, is growing. As well as its beautiful heritage sites and Danube river views, the city is the only capital city in the world which has so many thermal baths or spas, it was nominated as City of Design by UNESCO Creative Cities Network, and the city offers a lively cultural scene and nightlife with its world-famous ’ruin bars’.
The MSc Tourism Management Programme combines a number of courses, which are especially designed to give students a strong foundation in global business and tourism, creative thinking and innovation, as well as Budapest-specific knowledge. For example, one course focuses on global health tourism combined with case studies of the Budapest thermal baths and spas. The Creativity City development course will examine global cities, but also Budapest’s City of Design status and creative quarter developments....