International Tourism and Leisure Management
Master (2 years) of , 120 ECTSHotel, tourism, leisure, transport and logistics
|Institution||University of Southern Denmark (SDU)|
|Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH)||3100 EUR|
|Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH)||0 EUR|
DescriptionDo you want to become an expert on international tourism and leisure management with an understanding of both cultural and financial aspects? Do you want an education which allows you to put theory into practice - abroad? Do you want to study in an international environment and meet students from other countries?
Then the Graduate programme in International Tourism and Leisure Management is right for you!
Career OpportunitiesBelow you will find examples of jobs occupied by students who have successfully completed The Cand.Negot. Master’s Degree in International Tourism and Leisure Management. These include:
- Tourism and Marketing Coordinator, Business Kolding
- Tourism Coordinator, VisitKolding
- Marketing Coordinator, the National Museum
- Coordinator, Destination Management Organisation
- Consultant, Region of Southern Denmark
- PhD student, The University of Southern Denmark
About the DegreeThe Graduate programme is compiled of equal parts linguistic/cultural subjects and sociological/economic subjects.The following areas are represented in the education:
The Social Science part:
- Leisure and tourism economy
- Project Management
- Quantitative Research Methods
- Innovation Management
- Sustainable tourism development
- Strategic communication
- Experience Design
- Current Issues in Leisure and Tourism Management
- International Tourism Studies
The ninth semester may be spent abroad doing either an internship or taking courses at a university. The education is completed by signing a contract with a supervisor and writing a thesis of 60-100 pages. The thesis may be theoretical or written in collaboration with a business or company. You can find further information here and here.
AdmissionBachelors of Art (BA) in Business, Language and Culture (International Tourism and Leisure Management) have the right to be admitted.
Students with other corresponding undergraduate programmes will be qualified for admission after an assessment from the Study Board.
In addition, documentation may be required verifying that your proficiency in English is at a specified level. Read about the language requirements of the University of Southern Denmark
Apply directly at the University of Southern Denmark with all relevant documentation.
To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact the University of Southern Denmark directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education http://ufm.dk/en/recognition
Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.
TuitionThere is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.
Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.
For Further InformationInformation from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en
You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition
About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System