Introduction to an MA in International Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management
An MA in International Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management studies the theoretical principles, norms and industry-specific practices and this programme is fortified by a strong theoretical base to accent core competencies particularly for tourism, hospitality and event sectors and thereby effectively learning the managerial and business theories with real-world application.
  • This is an 18-month course including on-campus and online teaching.
  • The intake takes place in February, May and October.
  • Undergraduate degree from a recognised university or a minimum of three years of relevant managerial work experience. Students should be at least 21 years. Foreign students are required to submit proof of proficiency in the English language (IELTS higher than 5.5 in all bands).

  • During the first two semesters of MA in Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management, a series of core courses are incorporated to develop intellectual and practical skills providing an essential foundation for your managerial career. Alongside course work, emphasis is given on learning German language. Huge prominence is given on research methods and during the last semester, an individual dissertation using the primary research to develop in-depth specialist knowledge in a chosen topic is to be submitted.
    • Tourism and Hospitality Business Strategy;
    • Strategic Approach in Marketing Planning for Hospitality;
    • Hospitality Operations Management;
    • Cross-Cultural Management;
    • Event Management;
    • International Project Management;
    • Entrepreneurship in Tourism and Events;
    • Business Decision Making for Hospitality Events;
    • Leadership Development Programme (LSBF Executive Education);
    • Research Methods & German Language.
    • The fees is €11,000 for international students and €6,000 for EU students;
    • As a student of BSBI, you will be offered work placements and paid internships for a minimum of two weeks and maximum of 2 months
    • The degree is awarded by Universita Telematica Internazionale (UNINETTUNO).

Reasons to Choose this Course

MA in International Tourism, Hospitality and Event management is aimed at helping individuals thrive in the ever-expanding sector of travel, tourism, hospitality or events industry in the world. This industry has evolved into a sophisticated and flexible industry supported by significant budgets, cutting edge technologies and complex logistics.

Is it Worth getting an MA degree in International Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management from Germany?

Berlin School of Business and Innovation is centrally located in the heart of the startup capital of Europe. Cost of living is comparatively cheaper in this cosmopolitan city with a high number of English-speaking people making it a very Indian friendly city for pursuing masters in hospitality and tourism management. It’s a well-known fact that Germany is known for investing highly in International tourism and no wonder Germany has secured its position among the top ten highest tourism revenue earners. And what better way than to learn from experts themselves! Working in Tourism could literally mean working anywhere in the world owing to its fast-paced vertically growing sector.

Who Should Pursue this Course?

This course is useful for graduates seeking opportunities in tourism, hospitality and events management, or working individuals who are looking at accelerating their positions to senior or leadership positions.

Scope and Future of MA in International Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management

As a graduate of MA in Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management, individuals will be able to apply for a plethora of jobs upon graduation as a strategic, innovative and adaptable manager in organisations. Hospitality and tourism include various fields such as spas to gambling, casinos to restaurants, travel to hotel management, music concerts to fests making this industry a booming business poised for continued growth. This degree will fulfil your aspirations of working in this booming sector.

Potential Employers

Berlin School of Business and Innovation takes pride in nurturing high graduate employability. Career options in hospitality and tourism management are very promising and include employers like Hyatt, Klimpton Hotels & Restaurants, Hilton, Disney, Lufthansa, Starbucks, Delta Airlines, Four Seasons, ITC, Marriot etc.

Learning Outcomes

  • Exhibit thorough knowledge of challenges pertaining to managing International tourism, hospitality and event businesses;

  • Develop key aspects of management, business strategy, operations management, project management and leadership and apply them in real time in tourism, hospitality and event industries;

  • Foster strategic problem-solving in senior management level, demonstrate the ability of critical thinking and draw logical conclusions;

  • Develop individual intellect strength as a manager, learn the attributes of practical learning and exercise your communication and presentation skills;

  • Gain hands-on learning in ethical management for tourism and events, a flair for creative thinking and innovation.

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