Tourism Management and Planning

University of Girona

Master On Campus
12 months
66 EUR/credit
47 EUR/credit
Tuition fee
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The Tourism Management and Planning degree at University of Girona seeks to provide students with an advanced knowledge of tourism that allow them to serve in technical and management roles at companies and public administrations and to work as qualified professionals in the world of professional consultancy, entrepreneurial innovation and academic study in the field of tourism.


The concept of the master’s, is based on the huge complexity of tourism as a phenomenon that calls for professionals with an overall, very extensive knowledge of the different disciplines associated with the subject area. An advanced knowledge of strategic management, innovation, marketing, land planning, heritage and culture management economy and finances and legislation is essential in taking decisions in an effective and competent way in any task related with tourism.

This master is designed to provide students with advanced knowledge in tourism, preparing them to fill technical and management positions in companies and public administrations or qualifying them to offer professional advice, business innovation support and academic instruction in the field of tourism. The Tourism Management and Planning program is offered at University of Girona.

The great complexity of the field of tourism demands professionals with a comprehensive understanding of the many disciplines related to it. Advanced knowledge of strategic planning, innovation, marketing, town and country planning, heritage and culture management, economics and finance, and legislation are essential for effective and competent decision making in any tourism-related task.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Destination development
  • Sustainable development in tourism-
  • Economic management for tourist destinations
  • Financial management for tourism products
  • Management skills
  • Qualitative techniques
  • Quantitative techniques
  • Tourismology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


English, Spanish




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The academic records of students with either a pre-EHEA degree or diploma or bachelor’s degree in Tourism or other fields of human, economic, legal and social sciences will be evaluated. The Board of the Master's Degree, depending on the candidates’ academic records, will determine additional training required for applicants who do not meet the defined entry profile to be accepted.
  • You will be required to prove a B1 level of English or equivalent, and an accrediting certificate if it does not appear in the academic file. The ways that you can demonstrate your level of English can be consulted at this link. If in doubt, send your certificate to or raise your query with

Tuition Fee

  • International

    66 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 66 EUR per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    47 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47 EUR per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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Tourism Management and Planning
University of Girona