Masters:
Tourism & Shipping

MSc International Hospitality, Events and Tourism Management

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Institute:
Metropolitan College
Athens, Piraeus, Thessaloniki
October 2020
Master
Full Time
Greek, English

DESCRIPTION

 Why choose MSc International Hospitality, Events and Tourism Management?

✓ Postgraduate Programme offered by Oxford Brookes University, the 2nd best University in the United Kingdom and 9th worldwide for Tourism Studies (according to the QS World University Rankings 2019).
✓ The only Postgraduate Programme offered in Greece by British University, focused on Events Management.
✓ Innovative teaching methods with the implementation of new technologies (Training in business administration and decision making simulator) role playing, individual assignments and team work.
✓ Attendance of seminars and events by renowned academics and Tourism professionals in order to develop high in demand skills (Opera hotel reservations software, upselling techniques Wine tasting, etc).
✓ Educational visits and field trips in hotels, restaurants and tourism companies in order.
✓ Flexible class schedule ideal for working students- completion of studies within one academic year.
✓ Powerful connection with the tourism job market. Internship opportunities in a variety of businesses (4-star & 5-star hotels, tourism agencies, companies focused on event management, transport companies, etc).
✓ Guidance by an assigned personal mentor (a hospitality and tourism professional).
✓ The Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Management has received the award of "Best Hotel Education Provider" in Greek Hospitality Awards 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Description
Taking into consideration that Greece is globally one of the most popular Tourism destinations, the Tourism Industry demands executives with solid academic background who are able to respond to the increased competition. Metropolitan College introduces, for the first time in Greece, an innovative Postgraduate Programme focusing on Hotel Administration, combining tourism, hospitality and events of all kinds (conventions, exhibitions, incentive travel etc.). The Programme is offered in collaboration with Oxford Brookes University, one of the top British Universities offering studies in the Tourism field.

The Programme offers students the knowledge and skills needed for the Greek and international tourism industry. By exploiting its latest trends and characteristics, it incorporates all contemporary aspects of hospitality and tourism management theory and practice, helping students develop their skills, intelligence, team spirit and communicative flair.

INFORMATION

Career Prospects
The Postgraduate Programme MSc International Hospitality, Events and Tourism Management, responds to the needs of the international job market, offering the necessary skills to those who desire a career in the tourism industry. The programme offers internships or full-time jobs (according to the student’s abilities) at the following departments: F&B (service, hostess, restaurant supervisor, F&B assistant), Front office (reservations, sales, back-office, groom, concierge), Sales, Marketing, Events. Graduates can:

  • Work as executives in the tourism industry.
  • Continue their studies at doctoral level.
  • Education and counseling services in the Tourism sector
TUITION FEES
For information regarding student fees please contact the Institute.
CONTACT FORM
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