A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.
The basic characteristic of Austrian higher education system is a four-year course. After completion of undergraduate degree, the university often have scholarships for those students who may want to further studies to master’s and even to doctorate levels.
Master Program in Tourism and Hospitality in Austria
The Master programme Tourism and Leisure Management lasts four semesters and is offered in a full-time version. It includes three theory-based and one applied research and training semester. [+]
Master in Tourism and Leisure Management
Language of instruction: English
Every September we welcome a new intake of students for our Master programme, which is taught exclusively in English.
Qualification profiles and key competences
To be successful in management functions of the tourism and leisure industry, competences along the entire value chain are particularly important.
These competences include:Designing products, processes and services to create value Managing organisations and projectsDeveloping integrated marketing and communication strategies Developing effective sales designs Fact-based decision making and a sound understanding of the tourism systems. ... [-]