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Leisure Management

Bachelor of Leisure Management, 210 ECTS
Hotel, tourism, leisure, transport and logistics

Institution University College Zealand
Campus Nykøbing Falster
Duration 3,5 years
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


The Bachelor of Leisure Management Education at University College Zealand make use of many different teaching and work forms including class teaching, virtual lectures, group work, student presentations, field trip, case work, topic day, written  exercises, innovation camps, lectures, staging events, practice, guest speaker, study trip, or other appropriate activities.
On the programme, you learn to develop and launch activity projects. You will gain both practical and theoretic insight into the different aspects of the activities industry, as wells as skills in marketing, management and economics.

The curriculum includes the following subjects:
  • Research Methods
  • Sociology and Psychology of Leisure
  • Economics
  • Marketing
  • Organisation Theory and Management
  • Service and Quality Management
  • Negotiating Techniques and Strategies
  • Sponsorship
You can choose a general approach to the industry's broad spectrum of enterprises, or you can specialise in one of the major industry areas: tourism, sports, marketing, events or hospitality.

Career Opportunities 

The Bachelor of Leisure Management programme (BLM) gives you an opportunity to work within the areas where the experience economy has made its greatest impact, i.e. tourism, hospitality, events, sports and marketing.


The general admission requirements for international students include one of the following international certificates:
  • A Danish upper secondary school leaving certificate (STX, HF, HHX, HTX, EUX, GIF)
  • The Danish/French Baccalauréat (DFB)
  • The European Baccalaureate (EB)
  • The International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • The Option Internationale du Baccalauréat (OIB)
  • Another foreign qualifying examination certificate that can be equated with a Danish upper secondary school leaving certificate.
All with:
  • Math: Corresponding to Danish B-level
  • English: Corresponding to Danish B-level

To find out whether the level of your foreign certificate or diploma satisfies the general entry requirements, you should contact University College Zealand directly. A list of the most commonly recognized exams and diplomas can be found at the Danish Agency for Higher Education

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students outside EU, EAA, or from Switzerland. Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.  

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at

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

Fall | Non EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Oct 01
Start date
Jan 29

Autumn | EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Apr 01
Start date
Aug 28

Autumn | Non EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Aug 28

Nykøbing Falster


Nykøbing Falster is the largest city on the islands of Lolland and Falster, and is often called "Nykøbing F." to distinguish it from at least two other cities in Denmark with the name of Nykøbing.

There is a 0.5 kilometer long commercial district, walking street (gågade) on the Falster side of the city with a wide selection of shops. At the end of the street is a large plaza where special events are arranged. These include popular late night events, which are held several times a year.

The city has a large central library in the center of town. The town receives many visitors during the summer, especially from Sydfalster.

Information about the local area here.

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