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Tourism Management (B.A.)

Your challenges grow with market growth

A holiday or a business trip needs to be well planned - so it's no wonder that the tourism industry is a constantly growing market with ever-increasing challenges. From tour operators, travel agencies, hotels and incoming agencies to transport companies, smooth cooperation is required. Behind this is a highly complex system that takes group, business  and individual travellers quickly, safely and comfortably to their self-determined location. With this dual study programme, we offer you in cooperation with renowned tourism companies the opportunity to help shape this highly attractive, dynamic market - including varied excursions and interesting projects.

 

The tourism industry is a constantly growing market with ever-increasing challenges. And you have the opportunity to help shape this market!

The dual Bachelor's degree programme in Tourism Management (B.A.) has been offered for over six years and has established itself in cooperation with well-known tourism companies. What's waiting for you? A goal-oriented and well-founded academic education in business administration that prepares you for the tourism industry in terms of subject matter, methodology and language (English/Spanish) - a knowledge that you can put into practice during the operational phases of your studies. Varied excursions - for example to the International Tourism Exchange in Berlin -  attractive projects as well as interesting lectures by practitioners enrich your everyday study life

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First semester
students

Theory and Practice - in Rotation

This intensive degree course at Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences guarantees you a particularly high quality standard

  • in the imparting of theoretical knowledge within the framework of lectures and tutorials,
  • in the application and consolidation of this through the practical study phases in a tourism company of your choice.

The theoretical and practical phases alternate and take place in a 12-week rhythm. It is our task to ensure that the skills required in practice are defined together with the companies, constantly put to the test and permanently further developed.

We welcome our new cooperating businesses

Hotel Nassauer Hof

Kempinski Hotel Frankfurt Gravenbruch

Strandhotel Ostseeblick

visumPOINT

Wiesbaden Congress & Marketing

Wörlitz Tourist

Summary

Program Tourism Management
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Terms 6 semesters, dual studies
ECTS credit points 210
Program starts Every year for the winter semester
Application deadlines Please note the different application deadlines of the cooperating companies!
Languages German/English
Accreditation ZEvA until 30.09.2024
Admission
requirements
Yes

Career prospects

This programme is aimed at students with a strong affinity for business administration and tourism who are interested in starting a career in a cooperating company. The dual study programme qualifies you for a variety of management tasks in small, medium-sized and large tourism companies.

 

Special features

Important! You yourself conclude a study training contract with a tourism company of your choice!

Watch your step! Please note the sometimes different application deadlines of the individual cooperating companies

Brilliant! They benefit from practical experience during the practical study phases and the opportunity to establish far-reaching contacts within the company

Paid! As a special service of the cooperation companies, you will also receive a training allowance for the entire duration of your studies!

Excursions ITB, Hilton, etc.

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Practical case projects

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General studies program (German only)

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Admission requirements

Program Tourism Management
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Terms 6 semesters, dual studies
ECTS credit points 210
Program starts Every year for the winter semester
Application deadlines Please note the different application deadlines of the cooperating companies!
Languages German/English
Accreditation ZEvA until 30.09.2024
Admission
requirements
Yes

Matriculation can take place until the beginning of the lectures
Important! You yourself conclude a study training contract with a tourism company of your choice!Please note the sometimes different application deadlines of the individual cooperating companies

 

The conditions for matriculation are as follows

  • the Fachhochschulreife or the allgemeine Hochschulreife,
  • a study training contract with a cooperating company in the tourism industry

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Contact

Counseling

Iris Teut
Building BCN, Room 227
Fax : +49 69 1533-2903

Contact concerning application and enrollment

Head of degree course

Prof. Dr.
Kerstin Wegener
Studiengangsleitung Tourismusmanagement (B.A.)
Building BCN, Room 227
Fax : +49 69 1533-62102

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last updated on: 05.07.2020