Masters Programs in Tourism and Hospitality

Compare 117 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 TQM - Tourism Quality Management - 43th edition

UNINFORM
Campus Full time 8 months February 2019 Italy Rome Milan + 1 more

The Master TQM - Tourism Quality Management, with over 200 partner companies, 42 editions already held and 1,618 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 TQM Master, qualified CEPAS, 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, 42 editions already held and 1,618 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 TQM Master, qualified CEPAS, 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. ... [-]


Master of Business Administration in International Hospitality (MBA)

Hotelschool The Hague
Campus Full time 13 months September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

The MBA Programme of Hotelschool The Hague educates the next generation of hospitality-minded leaders and focuses on Innovation, Strategic Business Development, Change Management and Leadership. You learn to combine Business Brains with a Hospitality Heart, in all corners of the Service Industry! [+]

The MBA Programme of Hotelschool The Hague educates the next generation of hospitality-minded leaders and focuses on Innovation, Strategic Business Development, Change Management and Leadership. You learn to combine Business Brains with a Hospitality Heart, in all corners of the Service Industry! The programme, based in Amsterdam, starts in September each year and runs for 13 months full-time. 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 Management’. This highly international programme is open to graduates with a hospitality-related or economics/business management Bachelor’s degree.... [-]


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 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 Degree in International Hospitality & Tourism Management

BBI Luxembourg
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Luxembourg Wiltz

The MA Degree is awarded after two years of study. This program aims to consolidate knowledge acquired during undergraduate training and to increase knowledge about the numerous aspects of business management. [+]

GRADUATE PROGRAM: 120 ECTS CREDITS

The MA Degree is awarded after two years of study. This program aims to consolidate knowledge acquired during undergraduate training and to increase knowledge about the numerous aspects of business management. The program also offers students a range of specific skills leading to their selected specialization, enabling them to adapt to current industry requirements.

This program provides in-depth knowledge of research and critical analysis. Students will gain a firm practical understanding of the management trends that make a difference at an international level. Students learn the facets and techniques in the science of hospitality and tourism business management, focusing on objectives relating to their area of specialization. They learn to integrate different specializations and techniques in the broad framework of goal-oriented organizations and also apply management theory in their field of specialization.... [-]


Master of Management of Tourism Organizations (MOT)

European University of Rome
Campus Full time Part time 8 months October 2019 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. [+]

General Informations

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 Hospitality and Service Management

NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 14 months September 2019 Netherlands Leeuwarden + 1 more

The Master’s programme in International Hospitality and Service Management enables students to prepare for a career in the hospitality industry. The course has been rated the best Master in Hospitality in The Netherlands according to 2016 Keuzegids information guide. The course also provides students with the option to gain practical work experience in Stenden’s own 4-star hotel. [+]

The Master’s programme in International Hospitality and Service Management enables students to prepare for a career in the hospitality industry. The course has been rated the best Master in Hospitality in The Netherlands according to 2016 Keuzegids information guide. The course also provides students with the option to gain practical work experience in Stenden’s own 4-star hotel.

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 of International Hospitality Management

Le Cordon Bleu Australia
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Australia Adelaide

Aim high and position yourself for a successful career at an executive level with this one-of-a-kind postgraduate program. [+]

Master of International Hospitality Management

Aim high and position yourself for a successful career at an executive level with this one-of-a-kind postgraduate program.

While studying, embrace employment opportunities to engage, learn and shape your career pathway with Le Cordon Bleu’s brilliant Work-Integrated Learning program, helping students to gain professional experience, knowledge and skills in real work environments.

Delivered on campus at The University of South Australia by the faculty of the School of Management, the Master of International Hospitality Management benefits greatly from our longstanding partner’s collective expertise and industry knowledge.

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Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management

EU Business School
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona Switzerland Geneva Montreux + 3 more

An increasingly globalized world has led tourism 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. [+]

An increasingly globalized world has led tourism 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.

Duration: Three terms/one year (60 credits)

Locations: Barcelona, Geneva, Montreux

Teaching Language: English

Starting dates: October/January/March... [-]


Master in Hospitality Management and Leadership

SRH Hochschule Berlin
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2019 Germany Berlin

The English-taught master course of studies Hospitality management & Leadership at the SRH university campus Dresden addresses itself in its conception to ambitious personalities, who want to secure themselves - based on a profound economical knowledge - a top position in the Hospitality industry. [+]

Become a trendsetter in the hospitality business

Your way to the top management levels of the international hospitality industry.

The Master's programme is a very good choice for you if you...

would like to specialize in the hospitality sector according to your management bachelor's degree have already acquired knowledge of the industry during your Bachelor's degree and would like to deepen this knowledge are looking for a postgraduate course with innovative contents in hospitality management and personnel management Content, Objective and Course Structure

This makes you a specialist - the Master's programme

The English-taught master course of studies Hospitality management & Leadership at the SRH university campus Dresden addresses itself in its conception to ambitious personalities, who want to secure themselves - based on a profound economical knowledge - a top position in the Hospitality industry.... [-]


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 and Hospitality.

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 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 Leisure Management

University of Deusto
Campus Full time 9 months Open Enrollment Spain Bilbao

The Master’s programme leads to an official Spanish diploma in Leisure Management: Culture, Tourism, Sport, and Recreation. Offered since 1989/1990, it is designed to train competent professionals in line with the needs of the current social panorama which regards leisure as a first-rate value, on which much of citizens' well-being and quality of life depends, as well as the political, economic and social development of contemporary societies. [+]

Introduction

The Master’s programme leads to an official Spanish diploma in Leisure Management: Culture, Tourism, Sport, and Recreation. Offered since 1989/1990, it is designed to train competent professionals in line with the needs of the current social panorama which regards leisure as a first-rate value, on which much of citizens' well-being and quality of life depends, as well as the political, economic and social development of contemporary societies.This Master's programme has been designed to train professionals who wish to update their knowledge about Leisure Project Management with regard to facilities, programmes, and services; as well as to the design of policies, educational intervention, entertainment and management in the fields of culture, tourism, sport and recreation. Students enrolled in the Master’s programme can also choose an academic track that equips them with the competencies and tools needed to enter the Ph.D. programme.... [-]


Executive Master in Hotel Management

Ostelea Morocco
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Morocco Rabat

The Executive Master program in Hotel Management and Catering Management has been developed in collaboration with the operational and institutional actors of the sector in order to provide a response to the issues related to the development and growth of the sector on the one hand, and the needs of the labor market, on the other hand. [+]

Presentation

In a global and ever-changing context, the Executive Master in Hotel Management

This training emphasizes the management and mastery of the structural characteristics of a company's production units, whether from a national or international point of view.

Key words: Effective decision making and active use of new technologies.

The Executive Master Program in Hotel Management

objectives

Executive Master in Hotel Management

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

Familiarity with the hotel and catering industry: through an international perspective and a business-oriented approach to the business, you will gain a solid base of knowledge of the hotel and restaurant industry, in terms of policies, procedures, practices and experiences in the fields of tourism, hospitality and recreation.... [-]


Master of Philosophy (Food Studies)

Taylor’s University
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 30 months July 2019 Malaysia Subang Jaya + 1 more

The Master of Philosophy (Food Studies) aims to groom graduates into highly qualified professionals who are experts in the field of Food Studies. To achieve this, Taylor’s University and University Toulouse Jean Jaurès (UT2J) have designed a comprehensive curriculum which encompasses components like research skills, anthropology and sociology of food, understanding of the different food cultures, food trends and business outlook, socio-political issues on food nutrition and public health and many more. [+]

Dual recognition and certification by

Over the last 20 years or so, the status of food has changed dramatically. Rippling food crises, the growing obesity problem and more, have repeatedly put food in the spotlight. On the economic front, the increase in population coupled with rapid economic growth in the past decade has boosted food consumption an explosive rate.According to Cushman & Wakefield’s ‘Global Food and Beverage Market’ report, Asia Pacific is the fastest growing region for consumer spending on ‘Eating Out’ with the average annual growth forecasted to be 7.5% for the 2017-26 period. With a massive food industry and the increasingly complex global food system, there is a critical skills gap for experts with specialised knowledge who have the ability to explore and explain the relationship between food and environmental, cultural, social, political and economic processes.The Master of Philosophy (Food Studies) aims to groom graduates into highly qualified professionals who are experts in the field of Food Studies. To achieve this, Taylor’s University and University Toulouse Jean Jaurès (UT2J) have designed a comprehensive curriculum which encompasses components like research skills, anthropology and sociology of food, understanding of the different food cultures, food trends and business outlook, socio-political issues on food nutrition and public health and many more. The Taylor’s Food Studies Advantage The only Malaysian university with a ‘Chair of Food Studies: Food, Cultures and Health’ – Prof. Dr. Jean Pierre Poulain. He maintains an emphasis in food studies, contributes to academic programmes and provides advice to... [-]