Masters Programs in Tourism Management

Compare 34 Masters Programs in Tourism Management

Tourism Management

Many students pursuing a master’s degree choose to explore a curriculum focusing on the tourism industry. Holding an advanced degree in this area provides a competitive edge in this highly sought-after field.

 

What is a Master in Tourism Management? A Master in Tourism Management outfits students with essential knowledge such as developing entrepreneurial ventures, increasing revenue, championing sustainability, and managing natural and human resources. Program participants will also learn about the basic building blocks of tourism, including universal themes like management. Students select options from a broad array of courses that match their interests; this may include global tourism policy, tourism finance, and strategic management for travel and tourism.

 

There are numerous reasons why students choose to pursue a Master in Tourism Management. For example, they will become familiar with a variety of concepts such as ecotourism, communications and conflict management, and tourism marketing. Additionally, an advanced degree in this area enables individuals to advance quickly in the fast-changing global environment of tourism management.

 

The cost varies depending on the institution, and the program lasts between one and three years. It is essential for prospective students to research the school thoroughly to ensure that the program offered fits their intended goals.

 

Individuals who earn their master’s degree often find themselves in high demand for a number of positions that are becoming increasingly competitive, including travel agents, tour guides and tourism marketing managers. Students will develop stronger communication and marketing foundations by learning how to interact through intensive learning experiences with peers, faculty and industry professionals from all around the world.

 

International and domestic options are available at a variety of universities. Online classes are a great alternative for people who live around the world, particularly in remote areas with little access to a facility. Internet-based options also cater to individuals who require a flexible schedule. To get started with a course, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master in Event Management, Protocol and Business Tourism

The Ostelea - School of Tourism and Hospitality International
Campus Full time April 2019 Spain Madrid Barcelona

The objective of Ostelea’s Master in Events Organization, Protocol and Business Tourism is to equip professionals and executives to lead business projects focused on planning and managing various types of events (in particular, Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE), as well as congresses, conventions and trade fairs), ensuring that they have a firm grasp of the concepts of protocol and communications and public relations strategies, and enabling them to generate tourism development specializing in the quality business tourism sector. The program also ensures that participants have the business perspective required to be efficient in the decision-making process. [+]

Master in Event Management, Protocol and Business Tourism (MICE)

This program will be conducted in English in Madrid

The objective of Ostelea’s Master in Events Organization, Protocol and Business Tourism is to equip professionals and executives to lead business projects focused on planning and managing various types of events (in particular, Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE), as well as congresses, conventions and trade fairs), ensuring that they have a firm grasp of the concepts of protocol and communications and public relations strategies, and enabling them to generate tourism development specializing in the quality business tourism sector. The program also ensures that participants have the business perspective required to be efficient in the decision-making process.... [-]


Master of Management (MAM) in Sustainable Tourism

Sustainability Management School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years Switzerland Gland

Designed for all professionals in corporations, nonprofits, and governmental agencies demanding sustainability knowledge and practice. [+]

You will have the opportunity to learn the most innovative best practices in the field of Sustainable Tourism and responsible management of hotels.

You will improve your leadership and entrepreneurial skills through tackling sustainability challenges while leading tourist facilities and managing protected areas.

Experiential camps and practice-oriented projects will be guided by academics and professionals. These projects are part of SUMAS’ innovative teaching methodology which includes video conferences with leading speakers in organizations and in-class company presentations. These activities not only encourage knowledge sharing but also provide valuable opportunities for networking to enhance your career development.... [-]


Master of Management of Tourism Organizations (MOT)

European University of Rome
Campus Full time Part time 8 months October 2018 Italy Rome + 1 more

The European University of Rome established, by the Rector’s Decree, the Master on Management of Tourism Organizations (MOT). Thanks to the collaboration of Fiavet Lazio, Federalberghi, Confindustria Alberghi, Federturismo Confindustria, Federeventi Lazio, Dreamtour, Best Western, Seadam Serviz, I Viaggi Del Perigeoi, the MOT Master combines theory with operational skills immediately instrumental in the job market. [+]

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The European University of Rome established, by the Rector’s Decree, the Master on Management of Tourism Organizations (MOT). Thanks to the collaboration of Fiavet Lazio, Federalberghi, Confindustria Alberghi, Federturismo Confindustria, Federeventi Lazio, Dreamtour, Best Western, Seadam Serviz, I Viaggi Del Perigeoi, the MOT Master combines theory with operational skills immediately instrumental in the job market. Classroom teachers are University professors, business and professional experts of the area. A long period of training (stage) gives the opportunity to apply the acquired knowledge and facilitates entry into the job market. About 80% of our students have already found a job either during stage or shortly after.... [-]


Master in International Leisure, Tourism & Events Management

NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 14 months September 2019 Netherlands Leeuwarden

The Master’s programme in International Leisure, Tourism and Events Management enables students to develop a sustainable integrated approach to leisure, tourism and events management. The master’s degree allows students to combine academic and applied research as well as giving students the opportunity to form a strong link within the industry. [+]

The Master’s programme in International Leisure, Tourism and Events Management enables students to develop a sustainable integrated approach to leisure, tourism and events management. The master’s degree allows students to combine academic and applied research as well as giving students the opportunity to form a strong link within the industry.

NHL Stenden offers students the chance to complete a single or dual degree. Students who complete the single degree will get a Dutch Master of Arts (MA) whereas students who complete a dual degree will receive a Dutch Master of Arts (MA) as well as a British Master of Science (MSc). The British Master of Science is issued by NHL Stenden’s partner university, the University of Derby in the UK.... [-]


Master in Tourism Management

LUISS Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 Italy Rome

The Master offers an enthusiastic learning experience to make your attitude towards tourism industry a competitive capability on the job market. [+]

Masters in Tourism Management.

The Master in Tourism Management at LUISS Business School offers an enthusiastic learning experience to make your attitude towards Tourism Industry a competitive capability on the job market. The tourism industry is expected to continue growing and increasing in economic relevance for the next two decades. This growth will result in industry changes, more intense competition and new forms of cooperation among public and private actors as well as small companies and large international groups.

In this environment, the quality of human resources will be even more important for a company’s success. It will require a mix of capabilities to exploit opportunities offered by technology, to build networks among different actors and assets and to create complex tourist products.... [-]


Master's degree in tourism management

Up Level School of Management
Campus Part time 128 - 128 hours November 2018 Italy Milan Rome Naples + 2 more

This Master is one of the tourism training courses of excellence in tourism to become professionals in the tourism sector. You will work as Manager of Travel Agencies and Tour Operators, Expert Marketing and Communication for tourism, Tourism Promotion Manager, Technical Director of Travel Agency, Tour Guide. No other Master in Tourism prepares you as well to the world of work! [+]

This Master is one of the tourism training courses of excellence in tourism to become professionals in the tourism sector. You will work as Manager of Travel Agencies and Tour Operators, Expert Marketing and Communication for tourism, Tourism Promotion Manager, Technical Director of Travel Agency, Tour Guide. No other Master in Tourism prepares you as well to the world of work!

Why Choose the Master in Tourism Management?

The Master in Tourism Management Up level is a training program, theoretical and practical, highly skilled to work in tourism and become professionals in the tourism sector. This Master is the best because:

It offers a serious training, concrete and result-oriented. The teachers are highly qualified and have extensive experience in the industry. The internship is guaranteed in relevant companies in the field of tourism. Your tourism training will be so complete and prepare you well for the various job opportunities for which the Master in Tourism Management has been created. Professional outlets Director of Travel Agency Technician Tourist guide Manager of Travel Agency and Tour Operator Marketing expert and Communication for Tourism Courses tourism marketing Tourism technology Turistic itineraries tourism legislation Tourism accounts Web 3.0 in tourism marketing The choice of social media and integration into a tourism marketing strategy locations ... [-]

Master TQM - Tourism Quality Management - 42nd edition

UNINFORM
Campus Full time 8 months October 2018 Italy Rome Milan + 1 more

The Master TQM - Tourism Quality Management, with over 200 partner companies, 41 editions already held and 1,580 qualified candidates, represents the most important path of specialization and job placement in the management of the tourism sector, in hotel management and in the coordination of tour operators; the Master TQM is the only one in Italy to have such a long and specific experience in the tourism sector. Divided into two phases: Classroom 2 months and double Stage of 3 3 months in Italy and abroad. [+]

Tourism Manager ... Profession with concrete perspectives! The Master TQM - Tourism Quality Management, with over 200 partner companies, 41 editions already held and 1,580 qualified candidates, represents the most important path of specialization and job placement in the management of the tourism sector, in hotel management and in the coordination of tour operators; the Master TQM is the only one in Italy to have such a long and specific experience in the tourism sector. Divided into two phases: Classroom 2 months and double Stage of 3 3 months in Italy and abroad. A week of lessons takes place in Mediterranean Cruise to experience the Integrated Tourism System par excellence: the cruise sector. ... [-]


Executive Master in Management of Business Tourism and Events

HTSI School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Sant Ignasi
Campus Part time 8 months September 2019 Spain Barcelona

The Executive Master in Events Management and Business Tourism * of the Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management Sant Ignasi provides you with in-depth knowledge of the events sector, broadens your knowledge of strategic management and marketing, and strengthens your managerial skills so that you become In one of the leaders of the sector of the tourism and the events at international level. [+]

The event management and business tourism is one of the areas of greatest projection within the tourism and hotel sector. Millions of travelers travel internationally every day to attend Fairs, congresses, conventions and other events related to business. He Executive Master in Management of Events and Business Tourism Of the Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management Sant Ignasi provides you with in-depth knowledge of the events sector, broadens your knowledge of strategic management and marketing, and strengthens your management skills so that you become one of the leaders of the tourism sector and events on an international level.

The sector needs professionals specialized in the Address and organization of events, With an excellent academic background and who know the business tourism sector in depth, so that they can adapt easily to a constantly changing industry.... [-]


MSc Business Administration in Tourism

University Of Applied Sciences HTW Chur
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 8 semesters September 2019 Switzerland Chur + 1 more

The Master in Business Administration Major Tourism offers you the opportunity to gain general knowledge in Business Administration as well as practical learning opportunities in tourism. [+]

The main strategic challenges of the tourism industry are the focus of the Master in Business Administration with Major Tourism, making it ideal for those seeking management positions in tourism. The program combines knowledge and skills in business administration, in research methods, and in tourism management and provides the opportunity to put these into practice. In addition to content, the focus is on the development of personal and social skills, especially strategic, decision-making and project management skills.

InternationalThe master's degree in tourism enables you to gain an international outlook on tourism development and management. International case studies, an international student body, excursions to international destinations and the experience of your guest lecturers make for an interesting and interactive learning environment.... [-]


Master in Professional in Hotel & Tourism Management

AIM Hotel & Tourism Management Academy
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 France Paris

This intensive and demanding higher education program taught through English provides students with a wide choice of far-reaching career prospects. Over the two-year period, students acquire the necessary knowledge and expertise to equip them for management roles in the hospitality and tourism sector. The managerial skills acquired are also relevant to any other industry necessitating staff supervision, team coaching, accounting skills, etc. [+]

MBA Professional degree in Hotel and Tourism Management

Prerequisite: 3-year program (Associate's Degree, Bachelor, Masters in any discipline). Language of instruction: English Duration of program: 2 years.

Graduates who have completed a 3-year degree, regardless of the discipline, may apply for the Master of Business Administration specializing in Hotel and Tourism Management (MBA Professional).

This intensive and demanding higher education program taught through English provides students with a wide choice of far-reaching career prospects. Over the two-year period, students acquire the necessary knowledge and expertise to equip them for management roles in the hospitality and tourism sector. The managerial skills acquired are also relevant to any other industry necessitating staff supervision, team coaching, accounting skills, etc.... [-]


Master in Organization of Events, Protocol and Business Tourism (MICE) (Barcelona / Part-time)

School of Tourism and Hospitality - The OSTELEA
Campus Part time October 2018 Spain Barcelona Madrid

The Master in Organization of Events, Protocol and Business Tourism of Ostelea aims to train professionals and managers to lead business projects focused on the planning and management of different types of events (especially actions of Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions as well as congresses and conventions, professional fairs), dominate the concepts of protocol and communication strategies and public relations and generate tourism development focused on the segment of quality business tourism. [+]

Master in Organization of Events, Protocol and Business Tourism (MICE)

The Master in Organization of Events, Protocol and Business Tourism of Ostelea aims to train professionals and managers to lead business projects focused on the planning and management of different types of events (especially actions of Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions as well as congresses and conventions, professional fairs), dominate the concepts of protocol and communication strategies and public relations and generate tourism development focused on the segment of quality business tourism.

Reasons to study the Master:

Barcelona as a business destination and world-class congresses, such as BTravel or Bridal Week, which is used for the practical delivery of certain subjects.This Master is taught in Madrid and BarcelonaPersonal brand management: The program includes the development of skills in the field of personal brand management, which affect the learning of personal marketing techniques and employability, in order to detect professional opportunities in Spain or in other countries .Extensive program of visits to fairs, events and organizations: In the 2015/2016 course the master students visited the IBTM and Alimentaria fairs, the Dalí Museum in Figueres, and the TV3 Marathon, in which they collaborated with the organization of the campaign against obesity.goals... [-]

Executive Master in Event Organization, Protocol

Ostelea Morocco
Campus Part time 1 year October 2018 Morocco Rabat

The Executive Master Program in Organization of Events, Protocol [+]

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The Executive Master in Organization of Events, Protocol

The training is also focused on mastering the concepts of protocol strategies, communication and public relations. Through this specialized program, students forge their capacity to support the development of tourism through its branch "Business Tourism".

Key words: specialization and development

The Executive Master Program in Organization of Events, Protocol

objectives

The Executive Master in Organization of Events, Protocol

At the end of your career, you will be managers with the following skills, abilities and values:

Knowledge of the MICE industry (Meeting, Incentives, Conferences... [-]


Master in Organization of Events, Protocol and Business Tourism (Distance)

OSTELEA | Distancia
Online Full time 12 months September 2019 Spain Madrid

The Master in Organization of Events, Protocol and Business Tourism (MICE) is an innovative program that responds to the challenges and needs of the sector with a methodology adapted to the business environment, both from the private sector and from public companies. [+]

The Master in Organization of Events, Protocol and Business Tourism (MICE) is an innovative program that responds to the challenges and needs of the sector with a methodology adapted to the business environment, both from the private sector and from public companies.

The program is divided into 45 common credits, with an itinerary directed to the managerial function with an eminently practical sense, where the knowledge is combined with the personal and professional development of the student. Account also, with a final master's work of 15 credits that is complemented with the different modules and materials sequentially.

The master, which is developed under an online distance methodology, can be completed in 12 months, thanks to its flexible learning model that adapts to the needs of the participants.... [-]


Master in Innovation and Tourism Marketing

UCAM Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia
Campus Full time 1 year November 2018 Spain Murcia Spain Online + 1 more

The Masters in Innovation and Tourism Marketing is intended for people that are passionate about the culture of innovation, technology, and marketing applied in tourism organizations. [+]

Student Profile

The Masters in Innovation and Tourism Marketing is intended for people that are passionate about the culture of innovation, technology, and marketing applied in tourism organizations.

Applicants wishing to enter this program must be a graduate of a tourism-related study or have a degree in a different academic field. This program is appropriate for students who want to acquire or expand their knowledge with regards to the set-up and operations management aimed at innovation and marketing processes in the tourism sector.

Therefore, prospective students should show a general interest in tourism as a whole as well as in the innovative aspects of marketing, creativity, and design of tourism products, communication, distribution and new technologies applied in this sector.... [-]


European Master in Tourism Management

University of Southern Denmark
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Denmark Kolding Slovenia Ljubljana Spain Girona + 4 more

The two year full-time integrated European Master programme aims at qualifying graduates to manage the huge challenges faced in contemporary tourism... [+]

The two year full-time integrated European Master programme aims at qualifying graduates to manage the huge challenges faced in contemporary tourism.Through top-level, research-based education and the inclusion of multiple disciplines and paradigms concerned with the subject graduates will gain the required competences for developing and managing tourism in a sustainable manner.The students study in three European countries: Denmark (Kolding), Slovenia (Ljubljana) and Spain (Girona). This gives them the opportunity to experience diverse educational, cultural and social environments, and therefore to enhance their social competences.The EMTM students will be rewarded the title: European Master in Tourism Management (EMTM).The successful graduate will be able to apply for high-level PhD programmes or pursue a career in practice. Former students are invited to become a member of EMTM alumni.Starting September 2013 the Erasmus Mundus programme European Master in Tourism Management (EMTM) will be placed at the campus in Kolding.... [-]