In International Tourism and Event Management program, you will gain skills and capabilities for developing tourism and event management. It is intended for students who wish to develop their professional knowledge, leadership skills, strategic management, innovation and process management in the international tourism and event management context. The main topics of the core courses are strategic management, financial evaluation and forecasting and ethics, governance & responsible management. The studies provide an excellent possibility to improve your spoken and written English skills in order to work in an international role by practicing and working in a multicultural environment.
In this program, you can immediately apply the knowledge and skills to your workplace. After graduation, students can proceed to different positions and new professional careers.
In order to study in this program, applicants are required to have at least two years of work experience in a related field (working full time) and a desire to develop their professional skills in the tourism or event management business areas. Also, students who are currently in a stage of career transition can invest in their future skill-set to re-enter the employment sector.
During the studies in International Tourism and Event Management, you will learn how to analyse opportunities to creatively develop innovative international business solutions.
As a graduate, you will acquire and develop skills in:
- Professional knowledge
- Strategic management
- Innovation and process management
The program includes core, complementary competence studies and thesis.
- Core competence courses offered in the program, 30 ECTS
- A a personalized learning path through complementary competence studies, 30 ECTS
- Final thesis 30 ECTS
The duration of the program is 1.5 years. Teaching days for core studies are usually limited to 2 to 4 online days per month. The study days for complementary competence studies depend on the courses you choose to study. Students can also choose elective master’s level courses from other universities.
The studies contain challenging independent work, online group work and online studies in order to accommodate students’ professional and personal lives.
Students in the program can immediately apply their learning in their workplace. Many of the graduates are able to capitalize on new opportunities either within their current organization, or in new professional careers.