MSc in Service Management, Tourism

Lund University

Program Description

MSc in Service Management, Tourism

Lund University

Programme overview

The Master's Programme in Service Management is a unique programme for those seeking to study industry relevant service management and leadership at an advanced level. The programme combines in-depth subject knowledge of the services sectors, a cutting edge research environment, and up-to-date professional applications.

When applying to the Master's Programme in Service Management you choose one of three different specialisations: Supply Chain Management, Retail or Tourism. We have a mix of students from all around the world.

Features of the programme

The tourism industry is one of the fastest growing industries. Committed individuals who can develop and lead service operations are in high demand. The specialisation in Tourism is aimed at those with career ambitions in the tourism industry, and who would like the entire world as their field of work. Tourism is studied from a multi-disciplinary perspective combining elements of management, marketing, social sciences and humanities. You will gain deeper knowledge of strategic management, planning, project management, and entrepreneurship.

Programme modules/courses

Courses and number of credits: The Service Management: Theory – Development and Traditions (15), Managing Service Organisations (15), Methods in Social Sciences (15), Destination Development and Marketing (15), Service Studies Perspectives on Sustainability (15), Value Creation and Innovation in Tourism (15), Master’s Thesis (30).

Career prospects

After graduation you will be able to independently and strategically develop and lead service operations in the tourism industry. Graduates will be able to work as managers, analysts, consultants or researchers in the events, tourism, travel, transport and hotel industries.

Read more about this programme on www.lunduniversity.lu.se/Service-Management-Tourism

Why Lund University?

Founded in 1666, Lund University is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. Ranked among the world's top 100 universities in the QS Rankings 2017/2018, the University is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, creative and democratic countries.

If you want a truly global classroom experience where you can start your international network, Lund University is a great option to consider. Experience a different way of learning in a country ranked as one of the best in the world at providing higher education. Group work and informal teacher-student relationships facilitate an in-depth level of learning.

The University is located in Lund – a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes from Copenhagen. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.

Learn more at www.lunduniversity.lu.se

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Last updated November 9, 2017
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