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 Commerce in Tourism and Hospitality Management

University of the South Pacific USP
Campus Full time February 2019 Fiji Suva

Also accredited by THE-ICE, Australia, the Master of Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Management) allows students who have completed 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 completed 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 & Hospitality Management

EU Business School
Campus Full time 1 year January 2019 Spain Barcelona

Focusing on the development of executive skills and strategic aptitudes, this program explores the theories, practices, and frameworks that make up the tourism and hospitality field, while developing your understanding of international and intercultural management needs. [+]

An increasingly globalized world has led tours to become one of the fastest growing industries in business today. Modern companies require academically qualified, visionary leaders to create new business models and understand changes in technology and consumer trends.

Focusing on the development of executive skills and strategic aptitudes, this program explores the theories, practices, and frameworks that make up the tourism and hospitality field, while developing your understanding of international and intercultural management needs.

How You Earn Your Certificate

The Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management (60 ECTS) is a one-year program, divided into three terms. Each term comprises four courses (4 ECTS each) and one seminar (2 ECTS). Throughout the year, students are also exposed to real-life case studies, games and business simulations. In order to graduate, participants must also complete a business plan (6 ECTS).... [-]


Master in Hospitality and Tourism

L. Robert Payne School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, San Diego State University
Online Campus Part time 18 months September 2019 USA San Diego + 1 more

The San Diego State University Hospitality and Tourism (HTM) Master’s Program is a leadership development program designed for busy working professionals from all over the world and delivered online in a small class setting, with one-week meet-ups on SDSU’s beautiful campus to both start and finish the program. [+]

The San Diego State University Hospitality and Tourism (HTM) Master’s Program is a leadership development program designed for busy working professionals from all over the world and delivered online in a small class setting, with one-week meet-ups on SDSU’s beautiful campus to both start and finish the program.

HTM Master’s courses are recorded weekly by our professors and personalized to your specific aspirations and activities.

If you enjoy TED Talks, you will love our guest video lectures from globally accomplished leaders during your program. All of the program’s courses are tailored to real-world applications that you can apply the next day in your office.

The curriculum is a combination of foundational business acumen and innovational thinking that is changing the way organizations function, grow, and thrive. Students who graduate with a Masters in HTM are prepared to lead change.... [-]


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 2019 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. At the forefront of the industry, the SHTM has formed a unique alliance with two world-class centres of educational excellence: Lausanne Hotel School in Switzerland and Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston in USA, 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. [+]

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 formed a unique alliance with two world-class centres of educational excellence: Lausanne Hotel School in Switzerland and Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, University of Houston in USA, 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.... [-]


Master in Hospitality Management International

Up Level School of Management
Campus 136 hours November 2019 Italy Milan

The Master’s programme in Hospitality Management at Up level is a professional course within the hotel management industry that allows its students to gain the necessary knowledge to fulfil managerial positions. [+]

About the Master’s programme in Hospitality Management

The Master’s programme in Hospitality Management at Up level is a professional course within the hotel management industry that allows its students to gain the necessary knowledge to fulfil managerial positions. By the end of the course the school grants an internship in important Hotels, which will help you boost your career and become Hotel and Resort Manager, Convention Centre or Event Manager, or alternatively establish your role in one of the following areas:

Operations Sales and Marketing Human Resources Financial Why choose the Master in Hospitality Management?

The Master in Hospitality Management is designed to qualify as an excellence training: an innovative formula for worthy professionals.... [-]


Master in Hospitality Management & Global Tourism

INSEEC Bordeaux
Campus Full time September 2019 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 addressing its various stakeholders. [+]

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 a 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, etc.

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, etc.... [-]


Master in Professional in Hotel & Tourism Management

AIM Hotel & Tourism Management Academy
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 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 Tourism and Hospitality Management

ESEI International Business School Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year February 2019 Spain Barcelona

ESEI’s Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management is a practical degree, ideal for people passionate about consumer relations, innovation, strategy and hotel management. [+]

Advance your career and leadership skills in the booming tourism and hospitality industry

ESEI’s Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management is a practical degree, ideal for people passionate about consumer relations, innovation, strategy and hotel management.

Tourism is a growing and competitive sector with a wealth of international job opportunities. The industry’s recession-proof character, fast-paced innovation, and varied nature is a great fit for ambitious graduates looking for a challenge.

Join the programme to study in Barcelona, a city boasting a thriving tourism industry - with more than 9 million visitors in 2016. You will grow your network and make lifelong connections with your tutors and like-minded classmates. We also offer internship and paid work opportunities in the local hospitality industry, using our wide network of contacts.... [-]


Master in Hospitality Management & Global Tourism

INSEEC Paris
Campus Full time September 2019 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 addressing its various stakeholders. [+]

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 managers within a travel agency or a tour operator, event managers, operations managers in the hospitality industry, project managers, business tourism advisors, area managers, etc.

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, etc.... [-]


International Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management

EADA Business School Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 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 program 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. [+]

No. 1 in Spain and 6th in the 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 program with +30 top-ranked partner schools. ... [-]

MSc in Hospitality & Tourism Management

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 15 months September 2019 Spain Madrid Italy Turin + 2 more

The MSc in Hospitality and Tourism Management offers a first-class business education for young professionals wanting to pursue an international and fast-moving career in the hospitality and tourism industry. Taking place across our Madrid and Turin campus, it has been designed to train high-level managers, providing them with an in-depth understanding of the management tools applied to the sector and future challenges of this unique, dynamic and diverse industry. [+]

About

The MSc in Hospitality and Tourism Management offers a first-class business education for young professionals wanting to pursue an international and fast-moving career in the hospitality and tourism industry. Taking place across our Madrid and Turin campus, it has been designed to train high-level managers, providing them with an in-depth understanding of the management tools applied to the sector and future challenges of this unique, dynamic and diverse industry.

Programme format

This full-time programme offers in-class sessions including individual and group study and Professional Development Activities(PDA).

CALENDAR

A ten-month taught course (October to July) across 3 countries taught in English. (Please note that including internships and thesis, the programme´s length is 15 months in total)... [-]


Master in E-tourism & Revenue Management

INSA Business, Marketing & Communication School
Campus Part time 1 year February 2019 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 ... [-]

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.... [-]


Master in International Tourism and Hospitality Management

Barcelona Executive Business School (BEBS)
Online Campus Full time Part time 10 - 12 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona + 2 more

The Master in International Tourism and Hospitality Management consists of giving knowledge in current topics focused on the Tourism sector and human capital management and its influence in the tourist market, as well as encouraging innovation and evolutionary improvements in this area. This degree aims to develop students’ career as directors, area managers or entrepreneurs, enabling them to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for decision-making in this sector. [+]

The Master in International Tourism and Hospitality Management consists of giving knowledge in current topics focused on the Tourism sector and human capital management and its influence in the tourist market, as well as encouraging innovation and evolutionary improvements in this area. This degree aims to develop students’ career as directors, area managers or entrepreneurs, enabling them to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for decision-making in this sector.

Within the tourism and hospitality sector, a knowledge of tourism hotel planning and management is essential to a management career in the exciting profession of hospitality management or tourism.

Therefore, this Master encourages innovation and evolutionary improvements and train professionals specializing in the management of tourism in all its areas by developing a complete business plan related to the sector.... [-]


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 of 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 the 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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