MSc in Service Management, Tourism

General

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Program Description

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 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.

Tourism

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 multidisciplinary perspective combining elements of management, marketing, social sciences and humanities. You will gain deeper knowledge of destination development and marketing, value creation and innovation within tourism as well as project management.

Course details

Introduction to Service Management (7.5), Introduction to Tourism (7.5), Managing Service Organisations (7.5), Theory of Social Sciences (7.5), Methods in Social Sciences (15), Destination Development and Marketing (15), elective course(s) (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 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.

More information can be found at https://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/lubas/i-uoh-lu-SASMA-TURI

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 2020 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

Last updated Feb 2020

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Lund is Sweden’s most attractive study destination. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. A ... Read More

Lund is Sweden’s most attractive study destination. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. A degree from Lund University is a hallmark of quality both in Sweden and abroad. Read less
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