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The Master of Science, or MSc, is an academic degree awarded to those who effectively complete about two years of intensive study on a given topic. Many MSc courses offer a combination of classroom and research-based curriculum.

A tourism education may teach the skills needed in the tourism industry. Students can learn about the business and how to effectively plan good tours. Other areas might be covered, including leisure management, cultural tourism, event leadership, sustainable tourism and marketing strategies.

 

In all, there are over 4000 Higher Education Institutions in Europe offering a wide range of courses at Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate level. With more and more of these organizations offering English as the language of education for at least some of their degree programs, universities in Europe are now of higher quality than ever before. Universities in Europe offer a friendly welcome to foreign students and to give a course of knowledge that meets their profession needs in today’s global demand.

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HTMi - Hotel And Tourism Management Institute

HTMi Hotel and Tourism Management Institute Switzerland prepares students for a management career in the global hospitality industry. The institute has five centres for e ... [+]

Objectives and Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of the programme, students will be able to:

Interpret practical, theoretical and personal skills required for senior management roles within a variety of international hotel and tourism organisations. Synthesise strategic, organisational and marketing processes of a commercial hospitality enterprise within the context of the global nature of the business. Cultivate a professional management attitude by nurturing the creative development of innovative ideas and solutions. Confidently debate, research and synthesise theories while evaluating organisational learning. Critically analyse different multilateral institutions and transnational organisations including an evaluation of their impacts involved in international tourism and heritage tourism management. ... [-]
Switzerland Lucerne
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Full-time
1 - 2 years
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Coventry University London

The course will develop the strategic skills you need for a management or leadership career in hospitality and tourism, enabling you to successfully develop and run a wid ... [+]

Overview

This course is aimed at students who would like to develop a successful career within the international tourism and hospitality industries at a senior level. You will have the opportunity to develop specialist knowledge and industry-relevant analytical tools for leadership and management positions. You will develop both a strategic understanding of the hospitality and tourism industries and a managerial perspective of how to run such operations.

Why Choose this Course?

We have excellent links with top employers, including the world-renowned The Ritz London (where students have enjoyed work-experience opportunities), and you’ll have many opportunities for exposure to the workplace and employers in the UK and overseas.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
ALBA Graduate Business School

The program emphasizes the cross-cultural, moral, ethical, institutional and environmental issues in the management of tourism organizations while covering all specialize ... [+]

Pursue a career in the world’s largest industry

The tourism sector fuels growth and job creation around the world, at a sustained pace, according to the World Tourism Organization:

Represents approximately 9% of the global economy. Has created approximately 69 million new jobs in the past 10 years.

The Greek tourism industry is one of the most dynamic fields of employment in the country, according to SETE, the Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises:

Represents 16.4% of the country’s GDP. Supports 18.3% of total domestic employment, directly employing nearly 700.000 people across all skill levels.

The ALBA MSc in Tourism Management is designed to

Develop professionals with the knowledge, skills, and values required for a successful career in the national and international tourism industry.... [-]

Greece Athens
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Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
American European Education

A professionally-oriented study program, as are all the programs offered by the American Hotel Academy, the course is an opportunity to complete a Master’s degree in one ... [+]

American Hotel Academy is part of American European Education (AEE), an organization dedicated to educating students with applicable and up-to-date knowledge. Its mission is to spur the imagination of students through education. AEE encompasses 3 schools in 2 different locations (Brasov, Romania and New York, USA) independent of one another, each in a different industry or niche: American Hotel Academy – Hospitality Industry, TASTE Culinary Business Academy – Culinary Industry and Manhattan Studies Institute – Digital Marketing Industry (?).

Master of Science in International Hospitality & Tourism Business Management is offered by American Hotel Academy in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University.... [-]

Romania Brașov
September 2019
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences

The MSc in International Tourism Management, offered in partnership with the University of Brighton (UK), offers an innovative and visionary approach to the study of tour ... [+]

The MSc in International Tourism Management, offered in partnership with the University of Brighton (UK), offers an innovative and visionary approach to the study of tourism as both economic and social phenomena. Our view is that tourism has become an integral part of history, culture and economies for many regions of the world. This has had a powerful influence on identity, representation and business environments in developed as well as less developing nations.

On a global scale, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) forecasts an increase in the number of international arrivals in the region of 1.6 billion by the year 2020. As such the industry needs people who understand the significance, complexity and dynamics of a diverse evolving, developing and growing sector.... [-]

Netherlands Apeldoorn
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 6 years
Campus
IMI International Management Institute Switzerland

An MSc programme focusing on the hospitality and events industries and offering professional placements for those lacking work experience. ... [+]

This MSc programme, offered by IMI, is suitable for those with a Bachelor’s degree qualification but limited work experience. Focusing on key strategic management skills in the hospitality and events industries, the programme offers a broad insight into operational management, planning and strategy within the international arena.

Requirements for Admission:

Bachelor's degree in any discipline English proficiency: 6.0 IELTS or equivalent

Entry Dates:

There are two intakes per year - February and August.

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Switzerland Lucerne
February 2020
Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Toulouse Business School

Due to the intricacies of the industry, students must take a sectorial marketing approach when operating in this field. The Master of Science in Tourism Marketing and Man ... [+]

Program overview

In 2017, the travel and tourism industry contributed roughly 8.27 trillion USD to the global economy. This industry includes a wide range of sectors such as hospitality and hotels, in the broad sense, entertainment, attractions, operators of all kinds, distributors and in particular new digital players, transportation services such as cruise lines, casinos, amusement parks, official bodies that support the tourism development, and consultants.

Due to the intricacies of the industry, students must take a sectorial marketing approach when operating in this field. The Master of Science in Tourism Marketing and Management (T2M) will train competent executives who understand the challenges behind internationalization of a brand and digitalization both in the marketing approach and distribution.... [-]

France Paris
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Full-time
15 months
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

Tourism and hospitality are expanding global industries resulting in an increased demand for skilled managers to lead and develop international organisations. ... [+]

Overview

Tourism and hospitality are expanding global industries resulting in an increased demand for skilled managers to lead and develop international organisations.

The MA International Tourism and Hospitality Management will equip you with the tools necessary to analyse the major influences affecting the international hospitality business environment, as well as a deep-rooted understanding of the issues currently shaping the management of international hospitality corporations.

The real-world assessments within this course will give you hands-on experience of planning and manage your own live projects, professional work within the industry and live client consultancy. The course has been designed through close consultation with industry partners, to ensure you gain the latest practical and professional skills necessary to succeed in this sector.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Montpellier Business School

Our MSc in Tourism and Hospitality Management is a 10-month program preparing students for an international management career in the industry of Tourism and Hospitality. ... [+]

Montpellier is the most seductive, elegant and cultured town in the South of France. It attracts more than 5 million tourists each year. Quite naturally, Montpellier has developed a complex and diverse ecosystem in the industry of tourism and hospitality.

Our MSc in Tourism and Hospitality Management is a 10-month program preparing students for an international management career in the industry of Tourism and Hospitality. It offers students a true multi-cultural and international experience on our campus-based in Montpellier, South of France.

Students will develop their general management skills and explore the different way to transpose this knowledge and expertise to the tourism and hospitality industry. They will discover the inner functioning and specificities of tourism and hospitality markets, the new trends, the design and organization of the main actors. The curriculum put a special focus on the digital transformation of the industry and on the importance of a multi-cultural approach. Business projects, fields trips and visits throughout the year will pace the academic experience and give students the opportunity to gain valuable work and real-life experience.... [-]

France Montpellier
September 2019
Full-time
10 months
Campus
La Rochelle Education Group

The MSc and MBA in Tourism are the perfect choice for those wishing to acquire veritable job expertise within the travel and tourism industry. Graduates will be fully pre ... [+]

La Rochelle School of Tourism & Hospitality is a 'Grande École' offering Bachelor (equivalent to 3 years post High School) and MSc and MBA programmes (equivalent to 5 years post High School) specialising in the fields of Tourisme Management, Leisure Management, Hospitality Management, Event Management and Destination Management.

The MSc and MBA in Tourism are the perfect choice for those wishing to acquire veritable job expertise within the travel and tourism industry. Graduates will be fully prepared to work across the whole industry from travel companies (travel agencies, etc.) to organisations involved in local and regional tourism (tourist information centres, etc.). The MSc and MBA in International Hospitality or Event Management are aimed at students looking to develop their leadership skills and a strategic managerial vision applied to the tourism industry.... [-]

France La Rochelle
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1 - 2 years
Campus
University of Eastern Finland

Master's Degree Programme in Tourism Marketing and Management is not only about making money; we aim to make tourism better. Better for tourism businesses, better for tou ... [+]

Make tourism better

Application period November 1st, 2018- 31st January 2019. Follow www.uef.fi/tmm to keep up to date. Master's Degree Programme in Tourism Marketing and Management is not only about making money; we aim to make tourism better. Better for tourism businesses, better for tourists, better for the environment and better for local communities. This is what we teach our students and this is what the students can do when they have finished our degree programme. Our students are problem solvers who enjoy challenges and want to see the effects of their work. They are critical thinkers who can identify and tackle complex problems in the field of tourism. They are creative, service-oriented, quality conscious and hard working. We provide students comprehensive knowledge on how to manage and market tourism businesses and destinations in the modern, global tourism field. Our program is not the easiest there is, but there are not many like it in the world. We focus on understanding the customer, on creating value for all people and organizations involved in tourism, on small and medium-sized enterprises, and on the wellbeing of tourists, nature, businesses and local people. We do this with the latest academic knowledge combined with real-life business challenges.... [-]

Finland Joensuu
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Leeds Beckett University

This course will give you the expertise to perform at a strategic senior level in these dynamic service industries. By analysing the major influences affecting the intern ... [+]

Course details

Tourism and hospitality are expanding global industries resulting in an increased demand for skilled managers to lead and develop international organisations.

This course will give you the expertise to perform at a strategic senior level in these dynamic service industries. By analysing the major influences affecting the international tourism and hospitality business environments, you will gain a deep-rooted understanding of the issues currently shaping the management of the industries' major corporations.

You will gain a comprehensive knowledge of international tourism and tourist destinations, including the supply chain, how to respond effectively to customer demand and the global forces impacting on sustainable tourism.... [-]

United Kingdom Leeds
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Part-time
1 - 2 years
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IPAG Business School

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in International Marketing with Tourism and Events, offered jointly by Ipag Business School and Edinburgh Napier University, is ideal for st ... [+]

Presentation

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in International Marketing with Tourism and Events, offered jointly by Ipag Business School and Edinburgh Napier University, is ideal for students who aim to enrich their background and career in global marketing strategies.

Each of these programmes taught completely in English consists of three complementary components:

1st semester of studies in Edinburgh, 2nd semester of studies in Nice, Masters Dissertation (and optional internship).

International Marketing with Tourism and Events

Tourism, recreation and entertainment have added a new dimension to the mobility of people and unexploited business perspectives. This is clearly illustrated by the considerable growth in the number of international events taking place around the world, in the areas of culture, sports, entertainment and exhibitions.... [-]

United Kingdom Edinburgh France Nice Paris  + 1 More
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Full-time
2 semesters
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University of Lincoln

MSc International Tourism Management aims to equip graduates with the academic understanding and industry applications required to work at senior levels in this growing g ... [+]

The Course

MSc International Tourism Management aims to equip graduates with the academic understanding and industry applications required to work at senior levels in this growing global sector.

The programme offers the opportunity to develop the analytical skills necessary to evaluate industry trends, market demand, and related travel behaviour. Important themes such as entrepreneurship, sustainability and globalism are integral to the programme. Students are expected to become informed, interpretative, analytical and critical as well as aware of the value of acquiring and demonstrating transferable personal skills.

Staff have professional experience in international tourism and hospitality, including planning, organising, and coordinating events for corporate clients.... [-]

United Kingdom Boston
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Linnaeus University

The programme leads to a 2-year master’s degree in Tourism Studies and provides a thorough knowledge of social, cultural, economic and environmental aspects of tourism. W ... [+]

Are you interested in tourism and sustainable development? Do you want to deepen your knowledge in tourism evaluation and planning from the perspective of sustainability?

The programme leads to a 2-year master’s degree in Tourism Studies and provides a thorough knowledge of social, cultural, economic and environmental aspects of tourism. With a consistent focus on sustainability, it provides skills in analyzing, planning and evaluating tourism and tourism-related phenomena at local, global and planetary scales. The programme provides considerable opportunities for individual choices and specializations, including practice-related projects within tourism, as well as the final thesis. It also provides the set of skills necessary for conducting independent research, reflected in the research-based final thesis.... [-]

Sweden Kalmar
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus