Master of Business Administration

Major in Hospitality Management

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a Major in Hospitality Management  will provide you with specialized knowledge of financial management and the management essentials vital to the success of hospitality enterprises. You will learn to be a highly skilled manager while simultaneously gaining the ability to apply effective strategic management techniques to your business.

  • Obtain an in-depth understanding of Management, Marketing and Account Control.
  • Gain expertise in staff organization, accommodation principles, catering, and diplomacy.
  • Advance your management skills and improve your ability to successfully lead and manage the people with whom you spend your time.

MBA in Hospitality Management Brochure

  •  Duration: 18 months
  • Credits: 90 ECTS
  • Language: English
  • Intakes: February and September
  • Degree Awarded: Master of Business Administration Major in International Hospitality Management.
  • Transfer Opportunities: We offer our students the option to transfer for a semester between our Geneva and Barcelona campuses. 
  • Internships: We provide the access to internship opportunities in international companies and organizations.
  • Location: Geneva Campus and Barcelona Campus
 The program requires the successful completion of 90 credits. The program consists of 4 groups of courses common for all Masters, from which students may select the desired subjects to study: Core Courses (21 ECTS), Elective Courses (15 ECTS), the Orientation Courses (18 ECTS) and the Master Thesis (36 ECTS), which are mandatory to complete the selected major. Beyond the principal Business modules offered within each major, an example of some of the Orientation (Specialist) subjects can be found below:

 The program is of particular relevance to those working in, or planning to work in:

  • Hospitality Administration Management
  • Hotel & Lodging Manager
  • Food and Service Manager
  • Front Line Supervisor
Orientation Subjects
  • Trends in Tourism & Hospitality
  • Tourism Destination & Event Planning
  • E-marketing in the Hospitality Industry
  • Revenue Management & Optimization
  • Sustainable Management Systems
  • Food Production & Service Options
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