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About

The University of Malta, together with its partners University of Glasgow, Lund University, and Instituto Universitário De Lisboa are offering a unique Master of Science in Tourism Development and Culture (TourDC). 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

This joint degree which will be delivered over 4 semesters, with each semester taking place at a different campus over a 2-year period, is being launched under the ERASMUS MUNDUS scholarship programmes. 

The Tourism Development and Culture course from the University of Malta offers an excellent opportunity to develop academic learning and business skills, as well as the confidence to face major challenges ahead such as protecting disappearing cultural heritage, managing visitors and tourism growth in developing regions and interpreting sensitive cultural sites. 

Students will be given the skills to successfully steer the industry to an increasingly sustainable future. It is designed for people from all parts of the world, and has a truly internationally relevant syllabus with specific academic strengths and international experience and links.

Career opportunites and access to further studies

By the end of the course, you will be able to enter a career in the tourism development and culture sector. As a graduate of this joint degree, employers will see you as a valued, educated and open-minded individual who will be able to bring innovative critical skills to the discipline and workplace.

Access to further studies is available at doctorate level at the University of Malta or in a foreign institution abroad.

Programme Structure

  • Students will be given the skills to successfully steer the industry to an increasingly sustainable future. It is designed for people from all parts of the world, and has a truly internationally relevant syllabus with specific academic strengths and international experience and links. 
  • Participants will be able to explore the richness of the Mediterranean and North West Europe, its peoples, heritage and culture from a multi-perspective approach, developing their sensitivity to different aspects of the cultural and heritage diversity of Europe and beyond.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of a Bachelor degree obtained with at least Second Class Honours Upper Division or equivalent.
  • Applicants are required to demonstrate that their standard of English is satisfactory. The offer of a place on the Course may be made subject to the applicants obtaining such proficiency qualifications prior to the commencement of their studies.

Tuition Fee

  • This is an Erasmus funded programme and students apply with the University of Glasgow.
Visit official programme website

Living costs for Msida

690 - 1170 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Tourism Development and Culture
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University of Malta

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