MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)INTERNATIONAL
TOURISM MANAGEMENT

BEST PERSPECTIVES IN THE TOURISM INDUSTRY

The tourism industry continues to have one of the highest growth rates of all industries. On this international MBA programme, you will be dealing with the correlation of management, marketing and innovation in tourism. This prepares you for the complex management tasks in this industry.

Get ready for leading positions

The English language MBA programme deepens your specialist knowledge in the areas of tourism and destination management, marketing, law and finance and provides you with the skills to identify and develop trends and innovations in the industry. In addition, you can further develop your soft skills during intensive training in the areas of strategic thinking, intercultural communication and leadership for management tasks.

STUDYING TOURISM IN HOLIDAY DESTINATIONS

The region of the lake of Constance and Palma de Mallorca are two of the largest holiday destinations in Europe. Studying at these destinations provides the opportunity to experience the multifaceted nature of the tourism industry. You will be able to gain insights, leading discussions and be in touch with companies from different areas of tourism, such as  the hotel and the cruise industry, travel agencies and airlines. Your immediate advantage: You expand your network with important contacts for your personal career.

VERY TRENDY: EXTRA-OCCUPATIONAL STUDIES

More and more young graduates are deciding to take an extra-occupational Master’s studies degree. On your MBA programme, you will complete between 12 and 17 days‘ attendance per semester. Courses and examinations in the first three semesters are planned in Konstanz and in Palma in “block seminars”. During your fourth semester you will write your Master’s thesis.

Facts and figures:

  • 43 attendance days in total:
  • 24 days at Bodensee Campus in Konstanz and 19 days at ASCENSO Academy für Business und Medien in Palma de Mallorca.
  • Block seminar in Mallorca: 1st Semester – 5 days, 2nd  Semester – 5 days, 3rd Semester – 9 days.
  • Study language: English
  • Degree: Master of Business Administration

THE MBA AS A CAREER BOOSTER!

On completion of your MBA in International Tourism Management at Bodensee Campus and ASCENSO Academy für Business und Medien, you will graduate with the academic degree Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Nürtingen-Geislingen University of Applied Science (HfWU).

HfWU has been accredited according to the specifications of the Conference of Ministers of Education in accordance with the Bologna process for the approximation of European standards and awarded the seal of approval of an external accreditation agency.

This means that,in four semesters, you will receive an internationally recognised Master’s degree to further your career in the tourism industry or as a qualification to start your PHD.

AREAS OF ACTIVITY

Your MBA in International Tourism Management is your qualification for managing positions. The industry-led focus with economic content and soft skills training will open up various professional opportunities in leading positions in the tourism industry, such as in the area of:

  • Destination management and marketing
  • Tourism associations and organizations
  • Hotel and hospitality companies, tour operators and travel agencies
  • Airlines
  • Cruiselines
  • Set up your own Start-up

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