• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Tourism Management programme offered by the Alba Graduate Business School blends the requisite specialist operational knowledge and skills, with advanced managerial competencies, in order to educate the new generation of tourism executives. It emphasizes the cross-cultural, moral, ethical, institutional and environmental issues in the management of tourism organizations, while covering all specialized business and operational skills.

The strategic partnership with Costa Navarino and a series of events in collaboration with key tourism players throughout the program, as well as a well-organized internship process strongly support the development of a professional network and increase considerably the employability of students upon graduation.

Career

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  • Identify new trends and the requirements of employers, and adapt and respond effectively.
  • Provide outstanding service along international standards and manage successfully the complexities of the tourism industry.
  • Command the theory and practice in all aspects of running a tourism business: strategy, finance, marketing, operations, human resources.
  • Contribute to the management and organization of: hospitality, travel, destination, event, conference, leisure, entertainment and real estate development.
  • Handle the internal IT systems and online media channels necessary for digital marketing and operations.

Accreditation

Accredited by the The New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • International Tourism Environment
    • Managing People in Tourism and Hospitality
    • Presentation & Writing Skills Workshop
    • Marketing Management for Tourism
    • Managing Service Operations
    • Hospitality Management
    • Business Decisions with Data Models

          Detailed Programme Facts

          • More details:
            • Rolling admissions
          • Programme intensity

            You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

            Full-time
            • Full-time duration 12 months
            Part-time
            • Average part-time duration 24 months
            • Intensity Flexible
            • Part-time variant
              Evening
          • Languages
            • English
          • Delivery mode
            On Campus
          • More information Go to the programme website

          English Language Requirements

          You only need to take one of these language tests:

          • Minimum required score:

            100

            The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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          • Minimum required score:

            7

            The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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          Academic Requirements

          You only need to take one of these tests:

          • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

            The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

            GRE >155

          • You need the following GMAT score:

            Required score: 550

            The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GMAT score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers.

          • Hold a bachelor’s degree;
          • Provide evidence of excellent command of the English language.
          • The completed application form, including one recent photograph in jpeg format;
          • Two letters of recommendation in Greek or in English language.
          • Official Academic Transcripts as well as Certified copies of degrees from each undergraduate, graduate or professional degree earned;
          • Three Essays, as indicated in the Application form;
          • Receipt of the non-refundable application fee's [€60] deposit

          Work Experience

          • Need to be currently employed or self-employed (valid for the part time mode only).

          Tuition Fee

          • International

            12504 EUR/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
          • EU/EEA

            12504 EUR/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

          Living costs for Athens

          • 595 - 760 EUR/month
            Living Costs

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

          Funding

          • GMAT Scholarships - Those candidates who bring GMAT score from 700 and above, will be granted a scholarship of 60% of the total tuition fees for all MBA and MSc's (Excluding the Executive MBA, Double Masters for Lawyers and the MSc in ISF Programs). Candidates with high GMAT bellow 700 are also eligible for smaller scholarships.
          • SEV (Hellenic Federation of Enterprises) Scholarships - SEV (Hellenic Federation of Enterprises) offers ten (10) partial scholarships for graduate studies at ALBA.

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