The Master's Programme in Service Management is a unique opportunity for those seeking a management programme at an advanced level with a strong link to research. The programme combines in-depth subject knowledge of the services sectors with an understanding of the specific organisational and managerial needs of service activities. When applying to the Master's Programme in Service Management you choose one of five different specialisations: Culture and Creativity Management, Retail, Supply Chain Management, Sustainable Service Management 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 with 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 a deeper knowledge of strategic management, value creation, and project management.
Courses and number of credits: Introduction to Service Management (7,5), Introduction to Tourism Studies (7,5), Managing Service Organisations (7,5),Philosophy of Science (7,5),Methods in Social Sciences (15), Destination Development and Marketing (15), Eligible Course(s)(15), Value Creation and Innovation in Tourism (15), Master’s Thesis (30).
After graduation, you will be able to independently and strategically develop and manage 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/sm-tourism
Why Lund University?
Lund University was founded in 1666 and is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. The University ranks among the world's top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2019 and is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, sustainable and democratic countries.
If you would like to start building your international network in a global classroom setting, Lund University is a great option. 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 in-depth learning.
The University is located in Lund, a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes away from Copenhagen Airport in Denmark. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is also home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.
Learn more about Lund University at www.lunduniversity.lu.se