Masters Programs in Tourism and Hospitality

Compare 126 Masters Programs in Tourism and Hospitality

Tourism and Hospitality

A master’s degree is a way for students to achieve a higher level of learning than an undergraduate degree alone. Students will study for one to two years and, upon graduation, will be considered experts in their field of study. A master’s degree is required before beginning a doctoral program.

What is a Master in Tourism and Hospitality? This course can take up to two years as a full-time student and generally starts in the fall. Course study may include the economic aspects of tourism, region approaches to tourism and hospitality. Students also learn how tourism and hospitality affect the local and global economy.

The benefits of taking a Master in Tourism and Hospitality course include many career options, as hotels make up one of the world’s largest employment industries. An advanced degree generally correlates with higher salaries than those with no higher education or an undergraduate degree alone.

Costs of a Master in Tourism and Hospitality vary from program to program. Each institution sets its own fees, and they can be different depending on country of origin and length of study.

A Master in Tourism and Hospitality can lead to a wide array of career options for graduates. Those who study in this program may seek a position at a large corporate hotel chain, in a tourism bureau, or managing a major museum or other tourist attraction. This career can open doors to positions not just in a student’s home country, but also around the world. Tourism is a vital part of the global economy, and as such, there are a plethora of career options for those who study it.

There are many online programs for students wishing to study tourism and hospitality. Finding the right course and institution is key to a student’s success. 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 International Tourism Management

The Ostelea - School of Tourism and Hospitality International
Campus Full time October 2017 Spain Madrid Barcelona

The Master in International Tourism Management, majoring in Management of International Tourism Destinations, is designed to equip professionals and executives to lead global business projects in the tourism sector. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality. Master in International Tourism Management The Master in International Tourism Management, majoring in Management of International Tourism Destinations, is designed to equip professionals and executives to lead global business projects in the tourism sector. Reasons to take the Master: The spanish version of this master is ranked among the best 100 masters in the world in the Tourism & Hospitality category, according to the Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking Worldwide 2015-2016. The spanish version of this master is the third best Master in Spain. Ostelea is an affiliated member of the World Tourism Organization (WTO). Membership of the WTO guarantees the academic quality of the program. Ostelea is a member of the Asociación Española de Profesionales del Tourism (AEPT – Spanish Association of Tourism Professionals). Professional internships in companies and institutions related to the sector. Participation in sector trade fair: Students from the October session attend the Fitur trade fair (Madrid), considered to be the second most important tourism fair in the world. International faculty: Some of the contents on certain courses will be taught by lecturers from Ostelea’s partner universities and business schools. Objectives The Master in International Tourism Management will give you the following benefits: INSIGHT INTO THE TOURISM INDUSTRY Building a firm knowledge base in the tourism industry from an international perspective and always with an executive approach. GLOBAL VISION Training directors equipped to manage tourism companies and who are able to achieve the expected results at a global level. DEVELOPMENT OF STRATEGIC... [-]

Master In Organizing Events, Protocol And Business Tourism (MICE) (Barcelona)

School of Tourism and Hospitality - The OSTELEA
Campus Full time October 2017 Spain Barcelona Madrid

The Master in Event Organization, Protocol and Tourism Business Ostelea aims to train professionals and managers who lead projects focused on business planning and management of different types of events (particularly shares of Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions and conferences and conventions, trade shows), master the concepts of protocol and communication strategies and public relations and create a tourism development focused on the segment of business tourism quality and the necessary business perspective to be effective in making making. [+]

Master in Event Organization, Protocol and Business Tourism (MICE) The Master in Event Organization, Protocol and Tourism Business Ostelea aims to train professionals and managers who lead projects focused on business planning and management of different types of events (particularly shares of Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions and conferences and conventions, trade shows), master the concepts of protocol and communication strategies and public relations and create a tourism development focused on the segment of business tourism quality and the necessary business perspective to be effective in making making. Why study the Master in Ostelea: Barcelona as a business destination and world-class conferences, such as BTravel or Bridal Week, which is used for practical teaching of certain subjects. Personal Brand Management: The program includes the development of skills in the field of personal brand management, that influence learning personal marketing techniques and employability in order to identify career opportunities in Spain or other countries . Extensive program of visits to fairs, events and organizations: During 2015/2016 the Masters students visited the IBTM and Food fairs, the Dali Museum in Figueres, Port Aventura amusement park, and the Marathon of TV3, which collaborated with the organization of the campaign against obesity. GOALS The Master in Event Organization, Protocol and Tourism Business allows you to: KNOW THE INDUSTRY MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferencing and Exhibitions) and the area of ​​Protocol institutions build a strong foundation of industry knowledge from an international perspective always from the management approach. GLOBAL VISION Train managers oriented business management of... [-]

Master of Management (MAM) in Sustainable Tourism

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

The aim of the Master in Management with a track in Sustainable Tourism and Protected Areas or Sustainable Tourism and Hospitality is to offer a predominantly professionally-oriented education for anyone aspiring to obtain a senior management position or an international business career in the tourism sector or become a specialist in protected areas management. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality. The aim of the full time (one year) or part-time (two years) Master in Management with a track in Sustainable Tourism and Protected Areas or Sustainable Tourism and Hospitality is to offer a predominantly professionally-oriented education for anyone aspiring to obtain a senior management position or an international business career in the tourism sector or become a specialist in protected areas management. This Master Program is designed to improve managerial and entrepreneurial skills through tackling sustainability challenges while leading tourist facilities and managing protected areas. Program Organization: Length: 3 terms (full-time program) or 6 terms (part-time program). Content: 9 core modules, 5 major courses including a project in collaboration with our local and international partners and a final capstone course. Small classes. Upon request, individual lectures. Starting Dates: January, April and September. Requirements for the Master’s Programs: Official certified transcripts and diplomas of Bachelor or Master Studies, with certified translation if not originally in English. TOEFL (minimum score of 550 PBT or 80 IBT), or IELTS (minimum score of 5.5), or other Standardized English Placement Exams. Motivation Letter indicating why you want to study in Switzerland at Sustainability Management School. Copy of Passport or ID. Graduate Program Costs Non-refundable application fee - 200 CHF for EU/500 CHF for Non-European. 1-year program costs: 35,950 CHF (OPTIONAL second year with internship, an additional 7,600 CHF) Expenses & Materials - 450 CHF SUMAS does not currently offer any scholarship programs or grants. Career Opportunities This program will prepare... [-]

Executive Master In Management Of Hotel Companies

HTSI School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Sant Ignasi
Campus Part time 8 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Executive Master in Hotel Management of the Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management is a master's degree from the University Ramon Llull that promotes and consolidates your passion for hospitality with the aim of becoming one of the leaders of the International hotel industry. [+]

The tourism and hotel sector is one of the areas of greatest economic growth at the international level and demand Specialized professionals With an excellent academic background that is easily Ever-changing industry. He Executive Master in Hotel Management Of the Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management is a masters degree from Ramon Llull University Promotes and consolidates your passion for hospitality With the aim that you Become one of the leaders of the international hotel industry. The program offers: A global and transversal vision of the hotel business : from the conception, definition, implementation of the hotel project, start-up and launch, operation and management of the hotel company, with special emphasis on the development of strategic and financial knowledge. A practical orientation : reinforce the formal knowledge and equip the participants with methodologies and tools that strengthen success in their professional and personal challenges. The development of managerial skills and abilities , understanding the current environment, trends, risks, threats and opportunities, to learn how to take advantage of them both for their own benefit and for the company. To whom it May concern? The Executive Master in Hotel Management Of the Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management Sant Ignasi is addressed to all those Passionate hotel professionals And with potential, who want to deepen and increase their knowledge of Management, strategy and hotel management, And in turn wish to improve their leadership skills. People capable of Look at the hotel business from another angle To consolidate their professional career and... [-]

Master in Innovation and Tourism Marketing

UCAM Universidad Católica de Murcia
Campus Full time 1 year November 2017 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. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality. 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. Key Facts Today’s society is evolving at a steady pace. Every day, different problems and challenges emerge, making the development of companies an uncertain path. In order to grow and contribute to the world’s progress, enterprises have to present new solutions to the market and to their business culture, never ignoring the real purpose of any society: to contribute to the common good. The objective of the Masters in Innovation and Tourism Marketing (ITM) is to empower each participant with strong leadership skills in an international and multicultural context in order to acquire knowledge and competences about innovation, technology and marketing, and the ability to apply them in real situations. Recognized academics and successful executives join in a strong faculty team, which presents students... [-]

Master of Business Administration in International Hospitality (MBA)

Hotelschool The Hague
Campus Full time 13 months September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam The Hague + 1 more

The Master Programme of Hotelschool The Hague educates the next generation of hospitality leaders and focuses on hospitality concept innovation, business development and change. [+]

The Master Programme of Hotelschool The Hague educates the next generation of hospitality leaders and focuses on hospitality concept innovation, business development and change. The programme, based in Amsterdam, starts in September 2015 and runs for 13 months. In this time you will enhance your knowledge and leadership competencies, providing you with the tools and perspectives necessary to forge your own strategy and implementation scenarios for your future career. On completion of the programme, Hotelschool The Hague will award you the diploma and degree title ‘Master of Business Administration in International Hospitality’. This highly international hospitality management programme is open to graduates with a hospitality related or economics/business management Bachelor’s degree. Programme Structure Small classes with a maximum of 25 students guarantee personal contact with the faculty and interactive, stimulating discussions. The Master of Business Administration in International Hospitality creates and sustains an action oriented learning environment of creative, analytical and conceptual thinking where men and women from different origins learn together. The international hospitality management programme is divided into 5 blocks, each of 10 weeks. Each block addresses a number of courses which are based on inspirational, professional assignments and are supported by guest lectures, field trips and workshops. A study trip abroad also forms part of the programme. A Master’s thesis is the final project of this programme. Your Hospitality Career A Hotelschool The Hague’s Master’s degree opens doors to strategic and corporate positions in fields like business development, consultancy, hospitality management, facility management, marketing-/ brand management and... [-]

Master Degree in Innovative Hospitality Management

Zuyd University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time September 2017 Netherlands Maastricht

The Master programme in Innovative Hospitality Management is the result of an international collaboration between TSI-Tourism Sant Ignasi affiliated to the ESADE Foundation and a [+]

Master in hospitality: innovation and management

The Master programme in Innovative Hospitality Management is the result of an international collaboration between TSI-Tourism Sant Ignasi affiliated to the ESADE Foundation and a member of Ramon Llull University (Barcelona, Spain) and the Hotel Management School Maastricht (HMSM) of Zuyd University of Applied Sciences (Maastricht, the Netherlands). This one-year master in hospitality programme, held in association with the Oxford Brookes University Business School (Oxford, UK), is directed at graduates with a particular interest in the creative and multicultural aspects of the hospitality industry.

The three pillars of this masters in hospitality (Innovative Hospitality Management MSc) programme are:... [-]


Master in Hospitality Management & Global Tourism

INSEEC Paris
Campus Full time September 2017 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 Hotel Management - London

SESEF - Società Europea per i Servizi e la Formazione
Online & Campus Combined Full time 7 months February 2018 United Kingdom London

Each single Master's program ends with an internship of at least 500 hours (3 months). Stages can be held in Italy throughout the country or abroad. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality. Each single Master's program ends with an internship of at least 500 hours (3 months). Stages can be held in Italy throughout the country or abroad. The trainee will directly determine his or her stage, focusing on companies provided by the School or through other research channels. So activating the stage is the moment of the Master in which the trainee is most active. For this purpose, SESEF has established for its alumni the Placement Management Tools that consists of: Assist students in finding their professional goals in relation to their interests and values; Provide specific classroom training on stage research techniques, CV writing and cover letter, interview preparation; Provide a detailed list of companies offering staging. Through these tools The school provides support and practical advice For the activation of the best stage. 92% of our students Is hired with different types of contract within 6 months of the completion of the Master. Professional figures formed: Front Office Manager, Room Division Manager, Food & Bevarage Manager, Revenue Manager, Event Manager, Event Organizer, Destination Manager, Economist & Administration CANDIDATING AND SELECTION TESTS All candidates will have to face a selection in order to access the Master, it consists of: An individual motivational interview Three written tests: a psycho-attitude test, an English language and an entrance test on the subject matter of the Master. You can apply for the selections In two modes: 1st Modalities for free accommodation in London for 200 hours of classroom: by... [-]

Master of Commerce in Tourism and Hospitality Management

University of the South Pacific USP
Campus Full time September 2017 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 Hospitality & Tourist Accommodation Management

Euroaula Barcelona
Campus Full time 9 months October 2017 Spain Barcelona

This Master’s Degree in Hospitality and Tourist Accommodation Management aims to develop students’ career as directors, area managers or entrepreneurs, enabling them to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for decision-making in the various tourist accommodation types. Within the tourism and hospitality sector, a knowledge of hotel planning and management is essential. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality. This Master’s Degree in Hospitality and Tourist Accommodation Management aims to develop students’ career as directors, area managers or entrepreneurs, enabling them to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for decision-making in the various tourist accommodation types. Within the tourism and hospitality sector, a knowledge of hotel planning and management is essential. Programme Objectives Acquire the technical knowledge required for key decision-making in the tourist accommodation sector. Assimilate the skills and strategic vision recquired for managing hotels. Learn in depth about the core tools used in revenue and yield management and e-commerce platforms. Develop the ability to lead teams and manage finances in hotel establishments. Aimed At Professionals who wish to enter International Hotel Management and management of Tourist Lodgings. Graduate and diploma holders who wish to orient their profile towards the hotel business and management of tourist lodgings. Profesisonals who wish to create their own enterprise-start up (hotels, hostals, bed and breakfasts, etc...). Programme Structure (taught in English) Tourist Accommodation Management Customer Acquisition and Loyalty Customer Service Planning and Managing New Ventures Digital Marketing & E-commerce Revenue & Yield Management Gestión del Revenue Management The Power of Brokerage Systems and Operations Leadership & Team Management Accounting & Financial Management Final Dissertation Contact us if you wish to receive further information! Methodology EUROAULA offers a fully practical and innovative programme based on up-to-date contents and real case studies. The teaching staff is made of graduates, entrepreneurs, toruism experts and sector professionals. Double Qualification Get a... [-]

Master in Tourist Management

EADA - Escuela de Alta Dirección y Administración
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The programme deals in depth with management capacities in the economic, service, marketing and human resources areas. [+]

Participant Profile

 

Together with the Institut d'Educació Contínua de la Universitat Pompeu Fabra de Barcelona (IDEC) we have designed a programme for university graduates or for graduates with a comparable university-level qualification who have completed their studies and wish to specialise in the tourist industry. The subject matter covers different sectors and together with the practical training sessions this Diploma is especially suited for graduates from very different areas: economics and business, law, the arts, public relations, and other disciplines.

 

 

What will I get out of this program?

You will receive theoretical knowledge presented by the best professionals and specialists and will get into contact with reality via the practical training carried out in companies in the tourist sector. The 350 course hours of the programme guarantee you the high-level training that is essential for new professionals. The programme deals in depth with management capacities in the economic, service, marketing and human resources areas.  Legal and tax aspects are also analysed.  ... [-]

Master in Hospitality Management

University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Sarasota

The Master of Science in Hospitality Management graduate program takes your passion for the tourism industry and gives you the hands-on experience to become a leader at a top hotel, restaurant, resort or hospitality organization in Florida (and beyond!). [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality. Master in Hospitality Management "True hospitality consists of giving the best of yourself to your guests." - Eleanor Roosevelt Program Overview How do you earn a management position in Florida’s number-one industry? The Master of Science in Hospitality Management graduate program takes your passion for the tourism industry and gives you the hands-on experience to become a leader at a top hotel, restaurant, resort or hospitality organization in Florida (and beyond!). Students in our hospitality management program focus on strategic decision making in the development of hospitality models in the areas of organizational effectiveness, finance, marketing and technology of hospitality ventures, including the growing role of the internet to improve and expand customer service. Our graduate program gives students the advantage needed to advance their careers in highly-competitive leadership roles in corporate hospitality offices. Is the Hospitality Management Program Right For You? Do you want to play a vital role in addressing the changes and challenges in the hospitality industry in the Sarasota-Bradenton area, around Florida, throughout the U.S. and the world? Would you like to hone your strategic and conceptual skills, technological abilities and become an even more effective communicator? If so, the M.S. in Hospitality Management degree offers you a variety of learning experiences through case studies, experiential learning, research projects and public, private and institutional partnerships to help you reach your career goals. Future Careers A degree in hospitality management takes you into a leadership position in the top hotels and restaurants... [-]

MA In Tourism And Humanities

Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Tourism and Humanities is an initiative of the School of Tourism and Hotel Management and the Faculty of Philosophy and Letters of the UAB to train professionals that provide added value and innovation to tourism products and services. Professionals able to generate and manage content and bring new perspectives to the tourism sector, one of the leading economic sectors. [+]

The Master in Tourism and Humanities It is an initiative of the School of Tourism and Hotel Management and the Faculty of Philosophy and Letters of the UAB to train professionals that provide added value and innovation to tourism products and services. Professionals able to generate and manage content and bring new perspectives to the tourism sector, one of the leading economic sectors. The Master in Tourism and Humanities has a professionalizing and innovative approach and has the support of Tourism of Barcelona and the Institute of Humanities of Barcelona, ​​after these institutions firmasen with the School of Tourism and Hotel Management of the UAB a Convention master environment in order to establish the framework and lines of collaboration to maximize the potential of the program. GOALS Enter value to tourism activities related to tangible and intangible heritage territory. Provide career opportunities in the tourism sector to men and women of humanities (history, philosophy, geography, art, music ...). Offering a specialization graduates of tourism and industry professionals. Entry Requirements Graduates, graduates, graduates (minimum degree of 180 ECTS credits or equivalent), preferably in the areas of history, art history, geography, philology and literature, humanities, tourism and hotel management. Career prospects Any field of management and organization of content for cultural activities in all specialties within the field of tourism promotion either in private companies and public institutions or non-profit entities. Some related professions are: tour guide / a, travel agent, technical / a in tourism promotion, cultural managers, etc. CURRICULUM itineraries... [-]

Master in Aviation and Tourism Business

Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Part time 3 - 6 semesters August 2017 Finland Helsinki

The Degree Programme in Aviation and Tourism Business has two paths: Aviation and tourism, and it leads to a Master’s degree in Hospitality Management. The programme consists of 90 credits. It is based on a 210 cr Bachelor’s degree. [+]

Masters in Tourism and Hospitality. The Degree Programme in Aviation and Tourism Business has two paths: Aviation and tourism, and it leads to a Master’s degree in Hospitality Management. The programme consists of 90 credits. It is based on a 210 cr Bachelor’s degree. The programme prepares students to take on diverse professional tasks, for example organisational development and management. It also assists students in their quest for life-long learning and professional skills that function as a foundation for professional growth. The Degree Programme in Aviation and Tourism Business is based on the future needs of the aviation and tourism industries with a focus on customer-orientation, globalisation, continuous change and sustainability. The programme is planned especially for experts in travel agencies, tour operating, transportation, travel management and tourism organisations. The goal is to raise the know-how of an expert to a developer level. The emphasis is on anticipation, design thinking and responsibility in the aviation and tourism businesses and on learning to cope with change. Eligibility to apply to the Master level degree programme requires: a Bachelor’s (or a higher) degree in an equivalent field and at least three years (36 months) of relevant work experience to be completed after finalizing the Bachelor degree. Work Experience Any work experience must have been obtained no later than 31 July 2017 for the spring application period. Work certificates must have a start and an end date of employment and a brief job description. If the applicant has worked part-time, the work certificate... [-]