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 students seeking industry relevant knowledge about management and leadership in the service sector. The advanced level 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: Retail, Supply Chain Management or Tourism. Teaching is in English and we have students from all around the world.

Features of the specialisation in Tourism

The tourism industry is one of the fastest growing industries where committed individuals who can develop and lead service operations are in high demand. With a Master’s in Service Management, Tourism, you will get in-depth knowledge about the international tourism industry from a multi-disciplinary perspective that combine elements of management, marketing, social sciences and humanities. You will also gain deeper knowledge of strategic management, planning, project management, and entrepreneurship.

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 event, tourism, travel, transport and hotel industries.

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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 Ranking 2016/2017, 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 the second 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.

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This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated October 17, 2016
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