MSc in Hospitality and Tourism Management - ISCTE Business School, ISCTE-IUL

ISCTE Business School, ISCTE-IULLisboa - PORTUGAL

Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 150 €
Course cost: 23 000 €

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:
Jan 2016
to
Dec 2016

Available slots: 

Available spots: : 30
Places available per academic year: 30

Program Language

  • English

Course length: 

2 years (24 months)

Start of the program: 

February 2017

Level of entry: 

A Level+3 years

Accreditations

ECTS
EDUNIVERSAL

MSc in Hospitality and Tourism Management (Dual Degree) is a full time two year programme offered in partnership with Rosen College of the University of Central Florida.  Rosen College is the biggest Hospitality College in the USA (more than 3000 graduates).  Students are supposed to spend a year in each institution.

At ISCTE-IUL - Spring Semester, 2016

  • Management of Hospitality and Guest Service Organizations
  • Hospitality and Tourism Information Technology
  • Strategic Marketing in Hospitality and Tourism
  • Critical Issues in Hospitality Human Resources
  • Data Analysis in Hospitality and Tourism Research

At Rosen College, Thesis Track, Fall and Spring Semester 2016/2017

  • Hospitality and Tourism Strategic Issues
  • Research Methods in Hospitality and Tourism
  • Financial Analysis of Hospitality Enterprises
  • Elective 1
  • Thesis

At Rosen College, Non-Thesis Track, Fall and Spring Semester 2016/2017
Hospitality and Tourism Strategic Issues

  • Financial Analysis of Hospitality Enterprises
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
  • Elective 3
  • Elective 4
  • Elective 5

Electives:

  • Management of Food Service Operations
  • The Management of Lodging Operations
  • International Tourism Management
  • Research Methods in Hospitality and Tourism
  • Advanced Training and Development in the Hospitality Industry
  • Hospitality Entrepreneurship: Concept Creation to Capitalization
  • Vacation Ownership Resort Sales Management
  • Principles of Destination Marketing and Management
  • Hospitality/Tourism Industry Brand Management
  • Hospitality/Tourism Law and Ethics Seminar
  • Feasibility Studies for the Hospitality/Tourism Enterprises
  • Convention Center Management
  • Hospitality/Tourism Risk Management
  • Case Studies in Restaurant Management
  • Advanced Vacation Ownership Resort Planning
  • Vacation Ownership Resort Sales Management
  • Convention and Conference Sales and Services
  • Travel and Tourism Economics
  • Tourism Industry Analysis
  • Mega-Events
  • Event Administration
  • Organizational Communication in Hospitality/Tourism Enterprises

Course format: 

It is a four semester program.
Three semesters arew based on a standard classroom approach. The fourth semester will be devoted to thesis project.
 

Entry requirements

  • A bachelor's degree in Tourism/Hospitality Management or Business Administration (3.0 GPA or better equivalent on a 4.0 scale; minimum grade 14/20)
  • Undergraduate course in Statistics (minimum grade of C = 12/20)
  • Proficiency in English: TOEFL (computer-based: 220; internet-based: 80; paper-based equivalent score) or IELTS (6.5)
  • GRE / GMAT (not cumpolsury)
  • 2 references (academic or professional)
  • 2 recommendation letters
  • An essay in which the applicant explains his or her motivation

Admission criteria: 

Admission selection is based on academic and professional background as well as skills (interview is organized).

Manager: 

Doctor Pedro Viana