Master International Hospitality and Tourism Management (Full-time, Part-time) - Máster en Hostelería y Turismo Internacional
This course is ideal for you if you´re a professional looking for career progression in hospitality management or a professional from another discipline looking for a career change. It has been designed for students who are interested in developing their leadership and management potential.
You will develop your understanding of the management of cultural diversity, the internationalisation of the industry, marketing, finance and strategy in a wide variety of contexts, including hotels, exhibitions, festivals, product launches, trade shows and sporting events.
By using guest speakers, industry days and having the chance to work on real life problems, you will be able to combine theory with practice and gain the skills and confidence you need to fast track your career.
As part of the course, you will regularly get involved in consultancy work. One of our current MSc students is contributing to a local community project around sustainable food production and the sourcing of local ingredients. The project was filmed and broadcast by the BBC in late 2011.
Applicants will normally be in possession of:
A UK 2.2 (or above) Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification from a recognised British or overseas Institutions. All subjects are considered, but possession of degrees or relevant experience in related subjects will be advantageous
A significant portfolio of work at appropriate level or relevant professional qualifications.
Every applicant is assessed individually on their merits and will need to attend either a face to face or Skype interview. Students applying for the MA with integrated work placement will need to attend an additional interview with a prospective industry organisation.
English language requirements
International applicants will also need to be able to show they have a good standard of English
IELTS minimum overall: 6
This course is made up of three stages - Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma and MSc.
You’ll study these modules:
Operations and Project Management
Managing the International Hospitality Service Experience
You’ll study these modules:
Integrated Business Management
You’ll study this module
Whether you are a recent graduate, or an industry practitioner, this course will help you develop the knowledge and skills you need to apply for management positions in the international hospitality industry and related sectors. Some of our students have started their own hospitality business or have accessed senior management positions in 4 and 5 star international hotel chains; while others have moved into academia and the research arena.