Master's in Tourism in Europe

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A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

A tourism education may teach the skills needed in the tourism industry. Students can learn about the business and how to effectively plan good tours. Other areas might be covered, including leisure management, cultural tourism, event leadership, sustainable tourism and marketing strategies.

 

In all, there are over 4000 Higher Education Institutions in Europe offering a wide range of courses at Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate level. With more and more of these organizations offering English as the language of education for at least some of their degree programs, universities in Europe are now of higher quality than ever before. Universities in Europe offer a friendly welcome to foreign students and to give a course of knowledge that meets their profession needs in today’s global demand.

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Master of Management (MAM) in Sustainable Tourism

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

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

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

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

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


Master of Management of Tourism Organizations (MOT)

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

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


Master in International Leisure, Tourism & Events Management

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

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

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

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


Master in Tourism & 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 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 in Europe 2019.

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.... [-]


European Master in Tourism Management

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

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

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


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's Degree in Sustainable Tourism Destinations and Territorial Tourism Planning (Full Time)

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

Sustainable development has become a new paradigm of the 21st century, both in the public and private sectors, from the international to the local. In the tourism sector, this paradigm has crystallized in the idea of ​​sustainable tourism, which focuses on the environmental, social and economic aspects of this sector. [+]

Sustainable development has become a new paradigm of the 21st century, both in the public and private sectors, from the international to the local. In the tourism sector, this paradigm has crystallized in the idea of ​​sustainable tourism, which focuses on the environmental, social and economic aspects of this sector. More and more public bodies, academic institutions, tourist destinations, companies and international organizations are concerned with integrating sustainability criteria into their policies.

Ostelea has decided to implement a Master's program in Sustainable Tourism Destinations and Territorial Tourism Planning , which aims to train professionals and managers to lead the change towards a more sustainable planning and management of tourism, whether in public administration or in the private sector.... [-]


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.... [-]


MSc Business Administration in Tourism

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

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

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

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


Master in Professional in Hotel & Tourism Management

AIM Hotel & Tourism Management Academy
Campus Full time 2 years October 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's Degree in Business Events and Tourism (MICE) - On-Site and Online

ESODE Business School
Online Campus Part time 7 - 12 months March 2019 Spain Madrid Spain Online + 2 more

Acquires a comprehensive vision of the industry of events and business tourism, expanding knowledge and experiencing direct contact with the MICE sector. [+]

Presentation of the Program

Acquires a comprehensive vision of the industry of events and business tourism, expanding knowledge and experiencing direct contact with the MICE sector.

goals

Address the set of activities related to the MICE industry and business tourism with guarantees of success.

Manage techniques to efficiently operate and manage each operational phase of the different types of events.

Promote the essential skills in the exercise of managerial functions in the professional organization of congresses, conventions, incentives, fairs and other types of events.

Addressed toGraduates or university graduates.Professionals linked to the tourism sector.WITHOUT UNIVERSITY TITLE: certify 3 years of work experience.ModulesIntroduction to the MICE sectorClassification of the market; Types of eventsStrategic management in the MICE sectorFactors and actors in the MICE segmentMarketing and communication in the MICE sectorProtocol in the organization of eventsCoordination and management of work teamsProduction of events in the MICE sectorThe post-event. Measurement and management of resultsMethodology... [-]

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.... [-]


Master of Tourism and Hospitality

University of Wroclaw
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Poland Wrocław

Tourism is a proposal for the English speaking students not only from the European Union but whole the world. Our offer embraces two important aspects of tourism - spatial and economic one. The first group of the lectures refers to the tourist space in the regional approach presenting the most important tourist values and attractions of the chosen continents, countries and regions, stressing the areas which refer to the scientific tasks of the University. [+]

Tourism is a proposal for the English speaking students not only from the European Union but whole the world. Our offer embraces two important aspects of tourism - spatial and economic one.

The first group of the lectures refers to the tourist space in the regional approach presenting the most important tourist values and attractions of the chosen continents, countries and regions, stressing the areas which refer to the scientific tasks of the University.

The second group of the lectures invokes the economic aspect of the tourism. Some of the topics offered by our Institute directly or indirectly present the trends in the contemporary tourism pointing the directions of its development and preparing for the responsible acting in this dynamic market.... [-]


Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management

ESEI International Business School Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year Open Enrollment 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.... [-]