Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management in Madrid

 

The Master in Tourism & Hospitality Management in Madrid offers students an exclusive education providing a thorough knowledge on the hospitality and tourism industry in one of most visited capitals in Europe – Madrid, Spain.

The Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management in Madrid integrates a broad range of issues in tourism and hospitality management by concentrating on the various segments within the highly demanded industry, from international tourism agencies and sustainable tourism to the marketing of luxury resorts and high-end destinations. Students studying for the Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management in Madrid learn how to take a practical approach to the various challenges which hospitality professionals and businesses face today.

The curriculum was designed to prepare students to enter the industry with the tools and competencies needed by including specialized seminars, case study methodology and networking events into the Master’s program. Professional networking opportunities are made available to MA in Tourism and Hospitality Management students with such companies as the Mandarin Oriental, Booking.com or W Hotels. Students who study for their Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management in Madrid can participate in FITUR, the biggest tourism fair globally hosted in Madrid and attended by professionals from around the world.

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DEGREE

Master of Arts in Tourism and Hospitality Management

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DURATION

9 months

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LANGUAGES

English

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LOCATION

Madrid

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ANNUAL INTAKES

OCT | JAN | APR

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FORMAT

Afternoons & Evenings

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TUITION FEES

€6,450 or €9,900

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


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Faculty with
Practical Work Experience

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Industrial Visits to
Companies from
Tourism & Hospitality

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Student Body
Representing Around
70 Different Nationalities

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Exclusive Invitations to
Hospitality & Tourism
Events & Conferences

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Practical Skills Required
to Work Worldwide

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Career Prospects at
Leading Hospitality
& Tourism Companies

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


Recognized as a Leader in Global Education by Newsweek Magazine

master in tourism in Madrid leader IN Global EDUCATION

Fully accredited by ASIC Approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA

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The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education

master in tourism Madrid LEADER IN digital EDUCATION accredited by Microsoft

MA in Tourism & Hospitality is Accredited by the European Council of Business Education

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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BECOME A TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY PROFESSIONAL:
Gain specialized training and understanding regarding the hospitality & tourism industry from professors who have extensive work experience across the globe in various sectors.

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PREPARE TO WORK IN THE DIGITAL WORLD:
Learn about modern technologies within tourism and hospitality operations. Become a manager equipped with an education in the digital economy and stand out among the competition, able to become a leader of the digital change.

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LEARN ABOUT TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY SECTORS:
Focus on your main areas of interest; whether you want to work on a cruise ship or open your own restaurant, students will get the tools and competencies to be successful across various positions within the tourism & hospitality industry.

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CONFRONT CHALLENGES OF THE 21ST CENTURY:
Understand about ethics and sustainability while pursuing a Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management in Madrid and become a leader, changing the face of business in tourism and hospitality.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Benefit from GBSB Global Business School’s widespread resources that assist students in pursuing their career objectives in hospitality & tourism in Madrid, Spain, Europe, or worldwide. GBSB Global Business School helps its Master Tourism and Hospitality Management in Madrid students to get ready to enter or continue in this highly competitive industry through specialized workshops, corporate presentations, and professional career services.

Career Development Workshops, Services Online Directory, Internship Assistance, Finding Employment

Employment At Top Companies

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STUDENT TESTIMONIALS


Understand the Challenges the Tourism & Hospitality Industry Faces in the 21st Century and How to Manage Tourism & Hospitality Businesses

Tourism & Hospitality Management and Event Planning

  • International Tourism & Hospitality Management
  • Event Management in Tourism

(Learning-by-doing: the students will be required to organize a real conference in tourism & hospitality)

Sustainable Tourism Development

(Meetings with Managers)*

Approach Customers from Around the World by Learning Digital Marketing Tools and Manage New and Existing Projects in Tourism & Hospitality

Digital Marketing

Project Development & Finance

  • Financial Strategies for Business Development
  • Entrepreneurial Project Management

Learn How to Design the Most Innovative Services in Tourism & Hospitality and How to Conduct Operations with Success

Destination Management & Tourism Product Conception

(The course is based on visits to tourism & hospitality companies)

Operations and Touristic Facilities Management

(Meetings with Managers)*

Strategic Food & Beverage Management

(Meetings with Managers & Company Visit)*

Become a Leader & a Global Manager

Transversal Competencies of Global Leaders

  • Communication, Time Management & Leadership
  • Ethics & Responsibility

Capstone Master Project:
A practical group project in which the students perform an organizational analysis or audit, a case study or original research on a specific topic of interest.

* Meetings with managers involve guest speaker lectures on campus as well as practical visits to companies; the number of such meetings may vary.

GBSB Global Business School uses the quarter system where there are four 10 week study periods (or quarters) during the year. Students are expected to attend three quarters, but may attend all four quarters (including summer quarters) to graduate sooner. Summer quarters are available based on the number of students signed up.

STARTING DATES ACADEMIC YEAR 2018- 2019

Our flexible approach to education and unique curricular design allows new students to start their studies in the beginning of each academic quarter. The starting dates for new undergraduate and graduate students are the following:

BBA/MBA/MSc Programs
Fall Quarter – October 1, 2018
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019

MA Programs
Fall Quarter – October 1, 2018
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2018-2019

FALL QUARTER

October 2018 - December 2018

Orientation Days
September 27-28

WEEK 1

October 1 - 5

WEEK 2

October 8 - 12

WEEK 3

October 15 - 19

WEEK 4

October 22 - 26

WEEK 5

Oct. 28 - Nov. 2

WEEK 6

November 5 - 9

WEEK 7

November 12 - 16

WEEK 8

November 19 - 23

WEEK 9

November 26 - 30

WEEK 10

December 3 - 7

WEEK 11

December 10 - 14

ACCA, MOS exams

December 13 - 18

WINTER QUARTER

January 2019 - March 2019

Orientation Day
January 7

WEEK 1

January 7 - 11

WEEK 2

January 14 - 18

WEEK 3

January 21 - 25

WEEK 4

Jan. 28 - Feb. 1

WEEK 5

February 4 - 8

WEEK 6

February 11 - 15

WEEK 7

February 18 - 22

WEEK 8

Feb. 25 - Mar. 1

WEEK 9

March 4 - 8

WEEK 10

March 11 - 15

WEEK 11

March 18 - 22

ACCA, MOS exams

March 21 - 27

SPRING QUARTER

April 2019 - June 2019

Orientation Day
April 1

WEEK 1

April 1 - 5

WEEK 2

April 8 - 12

Easter Break

April 14 - 22

WEEK 3

April 23 - 26

WEEK 4

Apr. 29 - May 3

WEEK 5

May 6 - 10

WEEK 6

May 13 - 17

WEEK 7

May 20 - 24

WEEK 8

May 27 - 31

WEEK 9

June 3 - 7

WEEK 10

June 10 - 14

WEEK 11

June 17 - 21

ACCA, MOS exams

June 19 - 26

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: Dec 22 – Jan 6

SPRING HOLIDAYS 2019: March 23 - 31

EASTER BREAK 2019: April 14 - 22

SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2019: July - October 2019

GRADUATION CEREMONY 2019: June 27, 2019

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (January): (Week 3 of Winter term)

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (April): (Week 3 of Spring term)

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (June): (during last week of the month)

 

Bank Holidays (Madrid Campus)

January: 1st: New Year(Statewide), 6th: Reyes(Statewide)

April: 18th: Thursday of Eastern(Autonomic), 19th: Friday of Eastern(Statewide)

May: 1st: Day of workers(Statewide), 2nd: Day of Madrid(Autonomic), 15th: San Isidro(Local)

August: 15th: Virgin's ascension(Statewide)

October: 12th: Spain National Day(Statewide)

November: 1st: Todos los Santos(Statewide), 9th: Day of La Almudena(Local)

December: 6th: Day of the Constitution(Statewide), 8th: Inmaculada(Statewide), 25th: Christmas(Statewide)

 

XAVIER BERNARD

Academic Background
BBA, International Marketing, EDHEC Business School, France
MBA, International Marketing, EDHEC Business School, France
MA, Mountain & Rural Development, University of Toulouse, France

Career Experience
Managing Director, Pyrenees Working Community, Spain
Project Manager, European Cooperative Society, Spain
Consultant, Technologic Forest Center, Spain

ELENA TECCHIATI

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Psychology, University of Cologne, Germany
Master Degree, Organizational Psychology and Human Resources, University of Ramon Llull, Spain

Career Experience
Coach and Trainer, Liw E.V. & Liw B&T, Bayer Business Services, Germany
Assistant, RHR International, Germany
Advertising and Event Manager, Kat Marketing, Germany

WILLEM VAN ROSSEM

Academic Background
Bachelor of Science, Tourism Management, University of New Hampshire, USA
Master, Customer Service & Service Culture, Cornell University, USA

Career Experience
Managing Director, GuestConnection, Spain
Assistant Director of Operations & Quality Assurance, Dolce Hotels & Resorts, Spain
Customer Service Manager, PortAventura Events, Spain

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO MASTER IN TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT IN MADRID, YOU MUST:

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Have earned a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or higher;
be in the process of finalizing your Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent),
or demonstrate a high level of relevant professional experience

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Have a high level of English language

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Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents

Tuition Fee for the Program (60 ECTS credits) for January 2019 and April 2019 Intakes

6,450 EUR

Tuition Fee for the Program (60 ECTS credits) for October 2019 Intake

9,900 EUR

Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)

3,300 EUR

Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)

165 EUR

(Visiting students)

Payment Conditions:

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)

3,300 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (Non-EU Students)

4,950 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance and a requirement to send visa documents

The remaining Tuition Fees are due the first Friday (Week 1) of the program.

Master´s Program Duration: 3 Quarters = 1 Academic Year

A discount may be applied if the student choses to pay
the full amount at the time of program acceptance.
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If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee is applied as per Terms and Conditions.
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Payment are accepted by bank transfer or PayPal (commission charges apply).
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Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
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Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.

 
 

WHY MADRID


GBSB Global Business School Madrid Campus second region europe tech jobs

Madrid is the 2nd among EU-27 regions in number of
high-tech jobs: 144,420 professionals in
the ITC industry

(investinmadrid.com)

GBSB Global Business School Madrid third in International congress and convention

Madrid is 3rd in the world in the prestigious
International Congress
and Convention
Association ranking

(ICCA, 2015)

GBSB Global Business School in Madrid 3,3 million residents

Million Residents in Madrid
(2017)

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Annual average of
2,769 hours of sunlight in Madrid

GBSB Global Madrid acceptable cost living

The cost of living in Madrid is one of the most
acceptable
among large European capitals

(Mercer Cost of Living Ranking, 2014)

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