Tourism is the fastest growing industry in today’s business world and companies continue to require academically qualified managers to give them a competitive edge in this highly competitive and thriving sector. This major explores the advanced theories, practices and business models that make up the tourism and leisure field. Focusing on the development of executive skills and strategic thinking, this program will deliver the key competencies required in the industry while developing a student’s understanding of international and intercultural management needs.
The MBA in Leisure & Tourism Management (90 ECTS) is a one-year, three-term, full-time degree or a two-year, six-term part-time degree with start dates in October, January and March. While completing the EU MBA program, students can also choose to earn a second distinct qualification, a state-accredited degree from the University of Roehampton (UoR) in London, U.K.
Click on the ‘Program’ tab above to learn more about the structure and courses undertaken in the MBA in Leisure & Tourism Management.
Students completing this major pursue careers in:
Event and conference management
A sample of the Leisure & Tourism Management program courses:
Strategic Tourism Marketing
Environments of Tourism
Digital Business in Tourism
For students studying on our Barcelona and Swiss campuses, a state-recognized, university MBA degree awarded by Universidad Católica San Antonio de Murcia (UCAM), Spain, (título propio).
An EU Business School Switzerland degree which is internationally accredited by ACBSP, IACBE, IQA and certified by eduQua.
Obtain a Dual Qualification
While studying an EU MBA degree, students can choose to earn a second qualification, a state-accredited degree from the University of Roehampton (UoR) in London, U.K. Both qualifications can be earned whilst in either one year of full-time study or two years of part-time study.
Candidates with less than two years of work experience qualify for:
Candidates with two or more years of work experience qualify for:
Choose the Best Location for You
Our MBA programs are offered across our Barcelona and Switzerland campuses, and it is possible to transfer. Study the way you like. Choose your campus:
“EU gave me my first introduction to the business world I understand today. My EU classes and studies there were my first step into that world upon which I have built my career.”
Ashu Rather, Partner at Ernst & Young
MBA in International Business