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MScTourism Management

Tuition fee €2,500 per semester
Application fee €150 one-time
More information

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Overview

This is for you if you are interested in different cultures and destinations, as well as travelling and languages. You are a creative thinker who is interested in undertaking project-based learning and applying your theoretical knowledge to real case studies. You have some interest in leading and managing destinations, attractions or employees in the tourism, cultural, creative or hospitality sectors.

Budapest is one of the most exciting tourism destinations in the world and the number of international tourists, as well as students, is growing. As well as its beautiful heritage sites and Danube river views, the city is the only capital city in the world which has so many thermal baths or spas, it was nominated as City of Design by UNESCO Creative Cities Network, and the city offers a lively cultural scene and nightlife with its world-famous ’ruin bars’.

The MSc Tourism Management Programme combines a number of courses, which are especially designed to give students a strong foundation in global business and tourism, creative thinking and innovation, as well as Budapest-specific knowledge.

Programme structure

Main topics:

Economic Policy; Research Methodology; Managerial (Business) Economics; Cultural, Creative and Heritage Tourism; Marketing and Communication Management; Creative Experience Design; Tourism Legislation and Institutions; Strategic Management; Company Finance and Strategy; Tourism Destination Management; Creative Industries; Health Tourism, Wellness and Spas; Controlling Systems; Enterprise Decision Support Systems and Methods; Trends in Tourism Product Development; Heritage Management; ICT and Creative Media; Creative City Development; Sustainable Planning and Development; Event Management

Career opportunities

• tour operators
• managers of family businesses
• tourist consultants or advisors
• event organizers
• tourism managers of city, rural and regional municipalities
• managers of local, regional and national tourism
• animators
• managers working for health and wellness spas
• mid- and top-level managers of hotels
• attraction managers
• Managers in the cultural and creative sectors

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jul 15, 2020 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Sep 14, 2020
Apply now! Spring semester 2020/21
Application start
Aug 1, 2020
Application deadline
Jan 5, 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Feb 8, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Jul 15, 2020 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Sep 14, 2020
Apply now! Spring semester 2020/21
Application start
Aug 1, 2020
Application deadline
Jan 5, 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Studies commence
Feb 8, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States