MA in International Tourism - University of Limerick - Kemmy Business School

University of Limerick - Kemmy Business SchoolLimerick - IRELAND

Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 50 €
Course cost: 8 000 €

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:
Jan 2017
Dec 2017

Available slots: 

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

Program Language

  • English

Course length: 

1 year (12 months)

Start of the program: 

March 2018

Level of entry: 

A Level+3 years
A Level+4 years

This is a full time program which extends over a period of one year and is run by the University's Department of Economics and the National Centre for Tourism Policy Studies (NCTPS). It focuses on the main issues surrounding tourism and the tourism industry. It covers both Irish and international tourism trends. This programmes has been ranked for two consecutive years by Eduniversal's top 100 'Best Masters' world-wide. With this program students also go on various field trips in order to study how the tourism industry works. This includes the international field trip which has previously taken place in destinations such as Cuba.


  • Tourism Principles & Practice
  • Economics of Tourism
  • Tourism Services Marketing
  • Management in Tourism Entreprises
  • International Field Trip
  • Tourism Planning & Development
  • International Tourism Trends
  • Economic Appraisal and Evaluation Techniques
  • Strategic Marketing for Tourism

Course format: 

  • One year
  • 3 semesters

Qualifications/expertise after completing the program

  • tourism management
  • tourism development
  • tourism planning and policy analysis

Entry requirements

  • At least a 2:2 in a bachelors degree
  • Proficiency in English