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Best 80 Master's Degrees in Tourism 2019

A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

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.

 

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Sustainability Management School

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.... [-]

Switzerland Gland
February 2020
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 
Campus
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ESCP Europe Madrid Campus

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

Why you should study with us: Study in 2 of the world's leading tourism countries: Spain and Italy Study at Cornell University School of Hotel Administration (nº1 in the World in Hospitality and Tourism), where you will obtain a "Professional Development Programme Diploma", choosing among 4 different specializations You will participate in the "International Consultancy Projects" where you will work for some of the most prestigious hotel chains in the world 90% of our students find a job within 6 months after graduation You will go places 2-week Seminar at Cornell University School of Hotel Administration

Studies in Madrid (and one month and a half on Turin ESCP Europe campus) International Consulting Project (ICP) in top companies 90% of graduates found a job within 3 months of the graduation ceremony Duration & Location 15 month, full-time programme. ESCP Madrid Campus + Turin Campus (one month and a half) + Cornell University School of Hotel Administration (one month in New York). Admission Requirements Average age 23-30. Bachelor Degree (minimum 180 ECTS) or Master Degree. Fluency in English (C1). At least 1 year of working or international experience. ... [-]
Spain Madrid
October 2019
Full-time
15 
Campus
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University of the South Pacific USP

Also accredited by THE-ICE, Australia, the Master of Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Management) allows students who have completed undergraduate and graduate level to ... [+]

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).... [-]

Fiji Suva
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
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Singidunum University

The Business Systems in Tourism and Hospitality Master’s program provides candidates with an opportunity to learn from distinguished professors and experts in the field o ... [+]

The Business Systems in Tourism and Hospitality Master’s program provides candidates with an opportunity to learn from distinguished professors and experts in the field of tourism and hospitality, thus gaining extensive knowledge for a successful career in hotels, travel agencies, tourism organizations, food and beverage sectors, internal control management, etc. The program is administered both in Serbian and English.

The Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management is an affiliate member of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The Singidunum University library being a reference regional electronic library of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has a collection of most relevant scientific literature in the field of tourism and hospitality.... [-]

Serbia Belgrade
November 2019
Full-time
Campus
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EU Business School

An increasingly globalized world has led tourism to become one of the fastest growing industries in business today. Modern companies require academically qualified, visio ... [+]

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... [-]

Spain Barcelona Switzerland Geneva Montreux  + 1 More
October 2019
Full-time
Campus
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LUISS Business School

The Master offers an enthusiastic learning experience to make your attitude towards tourism industry a competitive capability on the job market. ... [+]

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.... [-]

Italy Rome
September 2019
Full-time
12 
Campus
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NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences

The Master’s programme in International Leisure, Tourism and Events Management enables students to develop a sustainable integrated approach to leisure, tourism and event ... [+]

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.... [-]

Netherlands Leeuwarden
September 2019
Full-time
14 
Campus
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Rome Business School

With students from more than 140 countries around the world, Rome Business School’s Master in Tourism Management is the ideal choice for professionals looking for a worl ... [+]

Starting date: each year, in March and October.

With students from more than 140 countries around the world, Rome Business School’s Master in Tourism Management is the ideal choice for professionals looking for a world-class degree program to start or consolidate a successful career in the international tourism sector. The quality of the teaching coupled with our leading career and networking services make this program the perfect fit for those who seek to excel in today’s job market and in global business.

Tourism offerings having reached an evident maturity and of contextual demands for the increase and diversification of tourist destinations. Professionals who are prepared and better able to face the challenges of this industry will find new job opportunities and upward mobility.... [-]

Italy Rome Italy Online
October 2019
Part-time
Campus
Online
Online & Campus Combined
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The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Hotel and Tourism Management

Hospitality is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic sectors of global business and industry professionals require a 21st century skill set to stay competitive. In ... [+]

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.... [-]

Hong Kong Kowloon
September 2019
Full-time
1.5 
Campus
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INSEEC 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 k ... [+]

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.... [-]

France Bordeaux
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
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L. Robert Payne School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, San Diego State University

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 th ... [+]

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.... [-]

USA San Diego
September 2019
Part-time
18 
Campus
Online
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HTSI School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Sant Ignasi

The Executive Master in Events Management and Business Tourism * of the Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management Sant Ignasi provides you with in-depth knowledge of the ev ... [+]

The event management and business tourism is one of the areas of greatest projection within the tourism and hotel sector. Millions of travelers travel internationally every day to attend Fairs, congresses, conventions and other events related to business. He Executive Master in Management of Events and Business Tourism Of the Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management Sant Ignasi provides you with in-depth knowledge of the events sector, broadens your knowledge of strategic management and marketing, and strengthens your management skills so that you become one of the leaders of the tourism sector and events on an international level.

The sector needs professionals specialized in the Address and organization of events, With an excellent academic background and who know the business tourism sector in depth, so that they can adapt easily to a constantly changing industry.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Part-time
Campus
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University of Southern Denmark

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.... [-]

Denmark Kolding Slovenia Ljubljana Spain Girona  + 2 More
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
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University of Deusto

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 tra ... [+]

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.... [-]

Spain Bilbao
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Campus
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UIT The Arctic University of Norway

The master of tourism studies programme is designed to prepare students for career entry or positions in commercial, public, or non-profit organisations that provide visi ... [+]

The master of tourism studies programme is designed to prepare students for career entry or positions in commercial, public, or non-profit organisations that provide visitor services at the local, national, or international level. The programme also provides students with necessary academic foundations to proceed to a PhD.

Programme description

Tourism is an increasingly important global phenomenon, which involves social, cultural, economic, political, and environmental opportunities and challenges. Expanding economies enable more people to travel frequently and over longer distances to experience landscapes, townscapes, cultures, and peoples. Globalization and technological developments enable increased mobilities, and thus tourism activities. Tourism development and growth also challenges the sustainability of ecologies in the era of climate change.... [-]

Norway Alta Tromsø
August 2019
Full-time
Campus
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