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Sustainable Destination Development - Entrepreneurship for Destination Development

Uppsala University

12 months
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14445 EUR/year
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About

How can entrepreneurship for destination development contribute to sustainability? You will be able to answer this question after graduating from the Master Programme in Sustainable Destination Development - Entrepreneurship for Destination Development at Uppsala University.

Overview

Tourist destinations across the world face major challenges. With less visitors, their economies will be threatened; with more visitors, their social, cultural and ecological sustainability will be threatened. How can visits become sustainable? What is required to achieve sustainable visitor locations, and how can we ensure they will remain this way?

You should study this Master Programme in Sustainable Destination Development - Entrepreneurship for Destination Development at Uppsala University  if you want to develop cross-border, international key competencies in this field.

In close collaboration with the tourist industry, regional authorities and the community, you will be requested to perform theoretical, strategical and practical work, including all the challenges visitor-intensive regions across the world will be facing in the future.

 The aim of the programme is to familiarise yourself with issues relating to sustainable regional and destination development from many different perspectives for use in your future occupation, encompassing supervision, community planning, education, research, communication, management of natural resources or decision-making.

Career

You can choose a career focused on development, strategy and management, business development, sustainability and CSR, and innovation in both the private and public sector. You will learn how to push innovation processes targeted at the tourism sector, and you will become familiar with how to start and operate tourism enterprises in any part of the world, especially in tourist-intensive regions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable Destination Development
  • Entrepreneurship in the Tourism Industry
  • Managing Companies in the Tourism Industry
  • Strategic Business Development in Tourism Industry Companies
  • Project in Multidisciplinary Teams
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Methods
  • Degree Project in Sustainable Destination Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university. 
  • All applicants need to verify English language proficiency that corresponds to English studies at upper secondary (high school) level in Sweden ("English 6").
  • Students are selected based on: a total appraisal of quantity and quality of previous university studies; and a statement of purpose (1 page).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14445 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14445 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
NON-EU/EEA
  • Application Fee: SEK 900
  • Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 72500
  • Tuition fee, total: SEK 145000

Funding

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