Master's Degree in Hotel Business Administration and Management

General

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Program Description

Master's degree website: href = "https://www.ucm.es/masterempresashoteleras

General administrative inquiries: General Information Service. E-mail: informacion@ucm.es

Specific academic inquiries: Ms. Yolanda Romero Padilla (Coordinator). E-mail: yoromero@ucm.es

  • Type of education: Face-to-face.
  • Number of new entry places offered: 40
  • Total credits: 60
  • Languages taught: Spanish.
  • Indicative price: 45.02 euros per credit (for Spaniards, community foreigners and those who have legal status as residents in Spain) and 84.07 euros per credit for other students.
  • Master's Scholarship: see relevant information here .

goals

The purpose of this University Master's Degree is the training of highly qualified professionals to work as hotel managers or managers in a hotel chain, within the European Higher Education Area and taking into account the specificity of postgraduate studies. For this, a specialization and multidisciplinary approach is provided in the specific field of the activity, incorporating the theoretical and practical knowledge for the development of the most important competences, which the management of hotel entities demands.

The definition of the specific objectives in the Master's Degree in Hotel Business Administration and Management must be carried out taking into account the characteristics and conditions of evolution of the hotel activity, which is carried out in a context of rapid transformation and demands for quality, competitiveness and sustainability. and of a growing internationalization. In this way, the objectives that must be set for postgraduate teaching in hotel entities are:

  1. Respond to existing training needs by facilitating the knowledge of useful instruments for making senior management decisions in the current context of hotel entities.
  2. Offer an advanced training corpus of a superior nature that allows the technical and managerial specialization of hotel companies and institutions.
  3. Create the conditions for the development of lines of research within the management framework of the hotel entity.

Academic year 2020-21

Course 1

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

606996

Special Accommodations

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

606999

Accounting for Hotel Management

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607002

Hotel Business Creation

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

606993

Consumer Law

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

607000

Commercial Management of the Hotel Company

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

607003

Organization and HR in Hotel Entities

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607001

Hotel Business Marketing Plan

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

607004

Strategic Hotel Planning

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

606998

External Practices

External Practices

6.0

Yes

606995

Occupational Risk Prevention in the Hotel Sector

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

606994

Tax Regime in the Hotel Sector

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

606997

Restoration and Events

Compulsory

4.0

Yes

607005

Final Master's Project

Final Master's Project

6.0

Yes

Recipients

In order of preference: graduates in Tourism, in Commerce and graduates and graduates in Business Administration, graduates in Business Studies and Tourism (the latter when they have completed a total of 240 university training credits). Other degrees in Social and Legal Sciences provided that the student proves a link with the degree: professional experience or specific training courses.

A minimum level of Spanish that allows the proper monitoring of teaching activities will be considered as an essential prerequisite. This level is assumed for people from countries where Spanish is the official language. Otherwise, a C1 level must also be accredited, with a certificate issued by an official center: Instituto Cervantes, Complutense Center for the Teaching of Spanish (CCEE) or Official Language School. Private certificates will not be accepted

Why study this master?

The professional opportunities of this University Master's Degree are framed within the activity of the hotel sector and are specified in: hotel manager; positions of responsibility in large hotels and managerial positions in hotel chains.

Admission requirements for masters

Non-enabling university masters

  • Be in possession of any of the following titles:
    • Spanish official university degree .
    • Title issued by an institution of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and empowering in the country of issue for access to Master's education.
    • Title of educational systems outside the EHEA that empowers in the country of issuance for access to Master's education, homologated or declared equivalent to the degree and academic level of Degree or Degree by the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training . In case of lacking the mentioned homologation or equivalency, it will be necessary to have authorization or access permission granted by this University.
  • Or be carrying out studies leading to the obtaining of any of the previous degrees during the course in which the pre-registration is carried out and be in a position to prove the obtaining of the same before the date established in the corresponding call (see href = "https: //www.ucm.es/requisitos-de-admision-a-masteres ).
  • In addition, students from foreign educational systems, whose mother tongue is different from Spanish, must prove level B2 of the Spanish language (or higher) .
  • Specific requirements that any of the requested masters may have. You can consult it by accessing the website of the Master itself.
Last updated Oct 2020

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