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Tourism Economics and Regional Development

University of Algarve

18 months
Duration
2666 EUR/year
2000 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

This Master's program in Tourism Economics and Regional Development at University of Algarve  combines the fields of Tourism Economics and Regional Economics. 

Overview

Objectives

  • To analyze the complexity of the economic dimension of tourism and its connection to regional development
  • To evaluate the economic impact of tourism
  • To plan and manage tourism projects
  • To use advanced research methods and techniques
  • To contribute to the setting and implementation of policies in the domains of tourism and regional development

Double Degree

Our Masters is integrated in a Double Degree Program with the Master's in Economics of Tourism: Monitoring and Evaluation, offered by the University of the Balearic Islands (Spain).

Students that conclude our Masters can also obtain the Degree of the Master's in Economics of Tourism: Monitoring and Evaluation, by spending a semester at the University of the Balearic Islands and approving in 30 ECTS.

Programme Structure

Courses

  • Consumer behaviour
  • Economics of regional development
  • Tourism ans sustainability
  • Tourism economics
  • Economic geography
  • Methods of regional analysis
  • Research methodologies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee: 50 Euros

    • Simple photocopy of passport or identification document
    • Declaration on honor that it meets the conditions required
    • Document proving the completion of Portuguese secondary education or equivalent, or the necessary and sufficient qualification for access to higher education in the country of origin, duly certified by the competent authorities
    • Document proving the classification obtained
    • Proof of language proficiency in the language of instruction
    • The candidate will have to prove, by means of a certificate, the domain independent of the language in which the course is taught, under the terms foreseen for levels B1 and B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2666 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3000 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Faro

400 - 800 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Tourism Economics and Regional Development
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University of Algarve

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