Tourism is the fastest growing industry in the business world. This program provides students with a solid foundation in the theory and practice of tourism management. Students gain an in-depth and practical understanding of marketing, product development, event management and sustainability, as it applies to this fast-paced and growing industry. Case studies allow students to apply their specialized knowledge to real-world scenarios.
The EU Barcelona bachelor’s programs are seven-semester, three-year programs (240 ECTS) with start dates in October, February, June and August. Students may choose to fast track their degree and graduate earlier by taking summer semesters.
If you wish to learn more about the structure and courses undertaken in the BA - Bachelor of Arts in Leisure & Tourism Management, please click on the program tab above.
Upon completing the program, you earn:
A state-recognized university bachelor’s degree from Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia (UCAM), Spain (título propio)
A bachelor’s degree from EU Business School Switzerland which is internationally accredited by ACBSP, IACBE, IQA and certified by eduQua.
A state-accredited BA (Hons) in Business Management degree from University of Derby, U.K.
Students may also study an additional semester of their specialization and earn a state-recognized Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) in this subject which is accredited by Universidad Católica de Murcia (UCAM), Spain (título propio).
Students completing this specialization pursue careers in:
Customer Service Management
Travel Agency Management
A sample of the Leisure & Tourism program courses:
The Business of Tourism
“The entrepreneurial environment at EU is fantastic. A lot of the lecturers actually own their own businesses, so when they give you assignments, you really feel the need to do it as if it were real life.”
Rochelle Peetoom, Founding Partner at Bon & Petit
Bachelor of Business Administration
Study in Different Cities
During the first four semesters of your studies in Barcelona you can choose to transfer to one of our other campuses in Geneva, Montreux, Munich or online.
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