Masters Programs in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Compare 18 Masters Programs in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Tourism and Hospitality Management

Students pursuing a master’s degree are seeking advanced knowledge and training in a specific field. An undergraduate degree is generally required for entry into a master’s program. Course work, research projects and internships may be part of the curriculum.

What is a Master in Tourism and Hospitality? Students who enjoy working with people, providing recreational opportunities and planning destination travel will find tourism and hospitality an exciting and rewarding field. Courses center on management and marketing with specific application to the hospitality and tourism industry. Skills are developed in service quality as well as strategic management and leadership. Studies include forecasting and budgeting, geopolitics and emerging trends, international marketing and client database. Students learn to make projections of future aspects and plan successful programs and events.

Benefits of the program can be seen on a personal and professional level. Students’ lives are enriched through a greater knowledge and understanding of other cultures. Discussion of interrelated issues on a global scale helps to pave the way for better world relations. Increased skills in problem solving can be applied to everyday challenges as well as work-related projects.

Programs in tourism and hospitality are available all around the world, differing in duration and academic schedules. Cost varies according to the school, location and curriculum. Students should investigate their options and determine which opportunity best meets their needs and goals.

Careers in the field are plentiful, broad in scale and global in scope. Jobs are available in tourism operations, lectures and consultation, travel agencies, event management and bus tours. Graduates are hired as managers of hotels, resorts and spas or as specialists in experience design and international hospitality. Cruise lines, caterers, restaurants, travel services and resort clubs seek experts to interpret current trends and plan future possibilities.

To advance your career in the exciting field of tourism and hospitality, 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 of Science (MSc) in Global Hospitality Business

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Hotel and Tourism Management
Campus Full time 1.5 years September 2018 Hong Kong Kowloon

Hospitality is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic sectors of global business and industry professionals require a 21st century skill set to stay competitive. In a world that has become very connected, it is vital for future leaders to have strong international perspectives and an in-depth understanding of the cultural immersion key to holistic approach to the global hospitality business. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality Management. Hospitality is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic sectors of global business and industry professionals require a 21st century skill set to stay competitive. In a world that has become very connected, it is vital for future leaders to have strong international perspectives and an in-depth understanding of the cultural immersion key to holistic approach to the global hospitality business. At the forefront of the industry, the SHTM has anticipated this demand and formed a unique alliance with two world-class centres of educational excellence: Lausanne Hotel School and Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston, to establish the tripartite MSc in Global Hospitality Business programme. This is the first time that these three institutions, representing the best of the East and the best of the West, have joined hands to help define the future of global hospitality development. This innovative educational strategy allows students from Europe, Asia and North America to spend one semester in each of the three continents, capitalising on three outstanding faculties and campuses. It provides students with exposure to three distinct markets and three diverse cultures as well as access to three alumni networks. Awarded with three professional certificates, students will be groomed to become the next generation of business leaders who can truly “think global, act local”. [-]

Master in Hospitality Management & Global Tourism

INSEEC Bordeaux
Campus Full time September 2018 France Bordeaux

The objective of this program is to provide students with skills in management, marketing and management specific to hospitality and tourism industries.It decrypts the key factors in this sector by [+]

Master in Hospitality Management & Global Tourism

The objective of this program is to provide students with skills in management, marketing and management specific to hospitality and tourism industries.It decrypts the key factors in this sector by addressing its various stakeholders.

Graduates are recruited as: product manager within a travel agency or a tour operator, event manager, operations manager in the hospitality industry, project manager, business tourism advisor, area manager...

Many companies are partners of this program: Hilton, Club Med, Accor, Havas, Sodexo, MSC Cruises, Intercontinental, McDonalds, Amex, Trafalgar, Palais des Congrès, Office de Tourisme de Paris...... [-]


International Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management

EADA Business School Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Barcelona

The International Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management aims to boost your professional opportunities in the hospitality industry, whether you aim to take your first steps in the profession or to accelerate your career progression. Graduates find work in the top companies in the sector across all areas, including hotels, consulting, food and beverage, travel distribution and the M.I.C.E. industry. The programme is designed to ensure that you will be able to apply your new skills in the workplace quickly after graduation and advance rapidly in your chosen area. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality Management. No. 1 in Spain and 6th in thw world Latest Professional Practice- Attend events in the international trade fair hub of Barcelona to learn about innovation, sustainability and productivity in hospitality- Study a term at the top-ranked Conrad N. Hilton College in Houston- Classes taught by expert visiting professors from all over the world Corporate Connections- Faculty with extensive professional experience- Hospitality Training Practicum to explore and experience real-world challenges- Company visits with top companies in the hospitality hub of Barcelona- On and off-campus recruiting events and corporate presentations International Exposure- International business trip with practical transversal tutorials in a resort- Faculty from all over the world- +50 nationalities in our student body- Exchange programme with +30 top-ranked partner schools ... [-]

Master in Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM)

International University of Languages and Media
Campus Full time 12 months January 2018 Italy Milan

The Master’s Degree in Tourism Management continues to update and evolve. For its 13th edition, MTM has become the Master’s Degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM), an English language pathway to make the most of your talent and start a brilliant career in Tourism. [+]

Why HTM The Master’s Degree in Tourism Management continues to update and evolve. For its 13th edition, MTM has become the Master’s Degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM), an English language pathway to make the most of your talent and start a brilliant career in Tourism. The Master’s degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM), with limited numbers and compulsory attendance, features course content entirely in English international student mix teachers from top international research centers unique field experience to implement innovative projects hands-on approach with managers from foremost tourism companies 6-month tailored internship in Italy or abroad 87% of graduates working as tourism professionals within 3 months thanks to HTM placement support 50% of graduates hired by their internship host company From 2017, the Master in Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM) will offer the opportunity to do a second year at UCF - Rosen College in Orlando (Florida) specializing in hospitality with a Dual Degree (Master’s Degree at IULM + M.Sc. at UCF – Rosen College) and, after completion, to take a step further with an internship (OPT) in the USA. Some advantages: earn both an Italian and an American degree 2-year full English programs across 2 countries eligibility for 12 months of study-related employment in the USA after graduation over 80% of graduates extend their stay in the USA thanks to UCF company partnership network and 80% of alumni work outside of their country of origin Program I. Introductory Module: distance learning to acquire the basics. II.... [-]

Masters in Hospitality and Tourism

Sevanan Business School
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Czech Republic Prague

Masters in Hospitality and Tourism Management is designed to provide focused and specialist courses, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate, with a clear workrelated emphasis. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality Management. Masters in Hospitality and Tourism Qualification’s objective Masters in Hospitality and Tourism Management is designed to provide focused and specialist courses, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate, with a clear workrelated emphasis. There is a strong emphasis on practical skills development alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding in the sector. They are particularly suitable for more mature learners who wish to follow a programme of study that is directly related to their work experience or to an aspect of employment that they wish to move into in due course. On successful completion of these qualifications, national recognition by employers enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their study in the vocational area. Any other qualification which you must have completed before taking the qualification This is a stand-alone qualification, but there are entry requirements. Applicants must have obtained one of the following: Masters In Hospitality and Tourism accepted by LMQ education board. Overseas qualifications, has judged by UK NARIC, to be equivalent in standard to a level 6 qualification in the UK (or higher). 3 years Senior management work experience in the reputed organization. Any prior knowledge, skills or understanding which you are required to have before taking the qualification None (provided that you meet the entry criteria listed above). Specimen Subjects L/PDHT/7001 International Tourism Policy and Development L/PDHT/7002 Organisational Behaviour in International Hospitality and Tourism Organisations L/PDHT/7003 E-Tourism and Social Media in Hospitality... [-]

Master of Commerce in Tourism and Hospitality Management

University of the South Pacific USP
Campus Full time February 2018 Fiji Suva

Also accredited by THE-ICE, Australia, the Master of Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Management) allows students who have complete undergraduate and graduate level to further their knowledge and develop advanced research skills in the management of the tourism and hospitality industry. [+]

Also accredited by THE-ICE, Australia, the Master of Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Management) allows students who have complete undergraduate and graduate level to further their knowledge and develop advanced research skills in the management of the tourism and hospitality industry. Applicants to the master's programme must have completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Tourism Studies or Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Management) or equivalent qualification with a cumulative of GPA of 3.0. The Master’s programme consists of a thesis (TS700F or TS700P) or, following the successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma in Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Management) or (Tourism Studies), two 400-level Postgraduate courses plus a Supervised Research Project (TS600F or TS600P). [-]

Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management in Madrid

GBSB Global Business School
Campus Full time 9 - 12 months Open Enrollment Spain Madrid

Learning by doing methodology – get the skills as you participate in real tourism and hospitality management projects . Our graduates work and intern in some of the best tourism and hospitality companies worldwide. Get to know the real tourism and hospitality management world – top companies open their doors for GBSB Global students as part of the Master program. [+]

Why Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management in Madrid Learning by doing methodology – get the skills as you participate in real tourism and hospitality management projects Our graduates work and intern in some of the best tourism and hospitality companies worldwide Get to know the real tourism and hospitality management world – top companies open their doors for GBSB Global students as part of the Master program Program Description

The Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management in Madrid program offers advanced insights into the tourism industry and provides students with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and interests within the field of hospitality management in one of the most exciting and popular touristic destinations in Europe – Madrid. This master applies broad perspectives on tourism by combing various approaches to global tourism companies, sustainable tourism, marketing of destinations, and emerging issues in international tourism and hospitality. The Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management in Madrid program provides students with the most current industry knowledge presented in the most practical and effective manner to ensure that students are prepared for the current climate on an international scale. The innovative program structure gives students an opportunity to participate in challenging projects, workshops, events and case studies that simulate the real-life business world. This prepares students for what’s ahead. In Madrid, one of Europe’s main touristic centers, students will learn from and network with local industry leaders from famous hotel chains and companies and participate in large-scale events like FITUR. The Master... [-]


Master in E-tourism & Revenue Management

INSA Business, Marketing & Communication School
Campus Part time 1 year February 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Master’s in e-Tourism & Revenue Management provides knowledge in digital tools and social networks that enable open a wide range of marketing activities and sales. Also specialized training that optimizes resources and revenues in a highly competitive industry. [+]

Presentation Tourism is one of the current drivers of the world economy and one of the main generators of employment. For this reason, it is vitally important to maintain a high level of quality in the tourism sector, with the support of qualified people contributing to maintaining and improving levels of competitiveness of this sector. The Master’s in e-Tourism & Revenue Management provides knowledge in digital tools and social networks that enable open a wide range of marketing activities and sales. Also specialized training that optimizes resources and revenues in a highly competitive industry. Objectives Provides knowledge in digital tools and social networks Establish relationship marketing, direct and customer loyalty in digital environments Knowledge of the theories and methods of “Revenue Management”. Educate and train professionals to generate impact on revenue growth in hotels and restaurants. Target a) Graduates in Tourism. b) Professionals in need of upgrading and wishing to expand their business horizons. c) Companies seeking staff expertise. d) Graduates in Vocational Intermediate or Higher Grade in the areas of Tourism, Food, Travel Agencies and Hospitality Management seeking practical preparation to enter the workforce. Professional opportunities Revenue Manager Hotel Manager or deputy Head of Catering and restaurants Purchasing Manager Food and beverage director INSA offers the possibility of internships in companies during the period of delivery of the Master’s Syllabus 1. E-TOURISM MARKETING Reinventing Traditional Tourism Marketing Positioning and Digital Brands Digital capture and segmentation strategies The importance of planning communication: Net Strategy The Digital Web Digital Tools and... [-]

MSc in Hospitality & Tourism Management

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 15 months September 2018 Spain Madrid Italy Turin France Paris + 4 more

This life-changing programme will give you the training and tools you need to have a successful and international career in the hospitality & tourism sector. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality Management. Studies at Madrid and Turin campuses. Scientific Director: Prof. Lola Herrero Objectives of the programme This life-changing programme will give you the training and tools you need to have a successful and international career in the hospitality & tourism sector. Our “learning by doing” curriculum combined with the International Consultancy Project and the Professional Development Programme at Cornell University School of Hotel Administration will most definitely enhance your profile, providing you an added value to develop a successful career in the sector. Career opportunities At the national or international level: Revenue management, Product Manager, Project Manager, Category Manager, Consultant, eco-tourism, luxury tourism, F&B… Curriculum A combination of theory classes and of live practical cases: Tourism Planning and Development Strategic Intelligence Entrepreneurship Food and Beverage Management Marketing Decision Making for Tourism and Hospitality Financial Accounting Human Resources Management Event Management Management Information Systems in Tourism and Hospitality 1 International Consultancy Project (ICP) worldwide: Multicultural teams of students work in companies as junior consultants, providing solutions to real issues Time spent on campuses 2 terms in Madrid • 1 term in Turin Class Profile Hotel Management: 67% Business: 13 % Commerce: 7% International Relations: 7% Finance: 7% 100% international students 73% women, 27% men Language requirement English Duration 1 year (Start in September) Job Survey 32K€ is the average salary after the MS. Less than 3 months after graduation 77% are employed. 90% work outside of their country of origin. In which sector: Tourism/Entertainment/Hospitality: 70% Consulting:... [-]

Master’s in Tourism and Hospitality Management (RD)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Part time 2 - 3 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of the Master’s of Tourism and Hospitality Management is to develop the ability of the student to question, analyse and interpret tourism and hospitality management issues within a global context with a focus on industry specific sectors. [+]

The purpose of the Master’s of Tourism and Hospitality Management is to develop the ability of the student to question, analyse and interpret tourism and hospitality management issues within a global context with a focus on industry specific sectors. This purpose is achieved through the delivery of a research-based dissertation at the Master’s Level where the student will show evidence of scientific research and the ability to reflect in the context of tourism and hospitality management. The programme therefore assists in the continuing professional development of managers and leaders in tourism and hospitality management. Admission requirements The minimum admission requirement is a BTech (Tourism Management) or a BTech (Hospitality Management) or an equivalent qualification at the same level in the field of tourism and hospitality. The selection of Master’s students will be done in accordance with rules and regulations of the Higher Degrees Committee of the University of Johannesburg as stipulated for inter-disciplinary programs. The STH Research Committee may prescribe a module or modules, at NQF Level 8 or 9 as a supportive measure to successfully complete the qualification. This applies when the STH Research Committee concludes that the student’s knowledge of research needs to be updated or when the research topic extends to issues insufficiently covered at the graduate level. The basic guideline is that students must have obtained the BTech (Tourism Management) or BTech (Hospitality Management) or an equivalent qualification in tourism and hospitality management. In addition, the student must be able to develop a research proposal for... [-]

Master in Hospitality and Tourism Management

ISCTE Business School – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa
Campus Full time 2 years Open Enrollment Portugal Lisbon USA Orlando + 2 more

Master in Hospitality and Tourism Business Management is a innovate full-time two year programme providing management and hospitality expertise with an international vision. [+]

Among the Top 50 World's Best Masters Programmes in Tourism 2016/2017. Why choose the MHTM at ISCTE Business School Enter one of the fastest growing industries across the globe Benefit from a programme in the USA with tuition fees substantially lower than in USA Access one of the five best hospitality and tourism management schools in the world Gain intensive international exposure and expertise Benefit from the network of both Schools and their links with the hospitality and tourism industry Develop the necessary skills to become a successful professional Take managerial related jobs in the hospitality and tourism industry worldwide after graduation Tuition 2017/2018

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Master in Hospitality Management & Global Tourism

INSEEC Paris
Campus Full time September 2018 France Paris

The objective of this program is to provide students with skills in management, marketing and management specific to hospitality and tourism industries.It decrypts the key factors in this sector by [+]

Master in Hospitality Management & Global Tourism

The objective of this program is to provide students with skills in management, marketing and management specific to hospitality and tourism industries.It decrypts the key factors in this sector by addressing its various stakeholders.Graduates are recruited as: product manager within a travel agency or a tour operator, event manager, operations manager in the hospitality industry, project manager, business tourism advisor, area manager...

Many companies are partners of this program: Hilton, Club Med, Accor, Havas, Sodexo, MSC Cruises, Intercontinental, McDonalds, Amex, Trafalgar, Palais des Congrès, Office de Tourisme de Paris...... [-]


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. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality Management. 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. AIM's MBA graduates are equipped with a solid and well-recognized degree, a good command of English and industry experience acquired through internships in management roles in France and abroad. As a result, they are in the best possible position to secure employment in the months following graduation with employers guaranteed that they are recruiting a high-quality candidate who is ready for immediately operational. MBA Program AIM offers high-quality professional training programs taught in English aimed at preparing students for management roles in leading international hotels and supervisory positions in tourism-related sectors. AIM’s MBA graduates are particularly sought after by recruiters thanks to the high-quality teaching programs enhanced by industry internships in management, making them immediately operational and in line with labor market needs upon graduation from the school.... [-]

Master in Hospitality and Tourism Management

Pamplin College of Business, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Blacksburg Abingdon + 1 more

The Master of Science in HTM provides opportunity for growth as a student and a career directed individuals interested in careers as middle management personnel, educators, consultants and researchers to all aspects of the hospitality industry. [+]

The Master of Science in HTM provides opportunity for growth as a student and a career directed individuals interested in careers as middle management personnel, educators, consultants and researchers to all aspects of the hospitality industry. Students can expect a stimulating environment encouraging the seeking application of new knowledge to this industry. The program includes interface and focus, through coursework and the completion of a professional paper, with industry and educational leaders on issues of immediate and long term importance to the industry.

 

After completing the first year of core courses, students have the opportunity to focus their choice of electives by completing concentrations. The hospitality and tourism management concentration provides specialized course work for those interested in pursuing a career in the hospitality and tourism industry, one of the largest and fastest growing industries worldwide. Elective courses within the concentration are provided as choices for those interested in gaining more expertise in a particular area.... [-]


Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management

ESEI International Business School
Campus Part time 1 year September 2018 Spain Barcelona

This master's degree deals with the general analysis of the tourism sector and in particular, the management and administration of hotels, in order to aid those who choose this program of studies in advancing their careers. [+]

Master in Tourism and Hospitality ManagementThis master's degree deals with the general analysis of the tourism sector and in particular, the management and administration of hotels, in order to aid those who choose this program of studies in advancing their careers. Tourism is one of the activities that has suffered the least from the effects of the global economic crisis and tourism's future growth continues to be quite attractive for those who work in this sector.The program provides a broad knowledge base focused on practice which can be applied in many different areas. Tourism, due to its global character, is constantly evolving and as a result the master's programme emphasizes strategy, innovation and consumer relations.Conceptual Objectives... [-]