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Dear applicant,

For more than 20 years the MBA-Tourism Management is the No1 Postgraduate Program in Business Administration specialized in Tourism (MBA-TM), in Greece.

All of us in the MBA-Tourism Management measure our success by the success of our students and graduates. The success of this particular program is related to the heterogeneity and the high profile of the students, the distinguished academic staff and business experts, the range of courses and the related academic activities, the modern academic facilities and the professional development of its graduates.

The curriculum is demanding, with such a structure (3 semesters, 17 courses, modern teaching and examination methods, dissertation, research activities, etc.), that its graduates obtain (a) general management skills to understand the business as a whole and its individual functions (production, sales, finance, human resources, etc.), and (b) knowledge of the individual issues of tourism companies, in order to successfully perform their administrative duties, to start up and operate their own (tourism) business, or to perform as (tourism) business consultants.

The knowledge and hard and soft skills that the MBA-TM helps you acquire and develop, during your studies are completely up-to-date and suitable for professional success in the business world and especially in tourism companies.

Apart from its dynamic character Tourism is a personality and experience intensive economic sector. The balanced provision of “technical” knowledge and cultivation of «soft” skills is the academic / educational approach of the MBA-Tourism Management, which aims at the development of a stakeholders` centric view and practice of our graduates.

Why to choose the

MBA-Tourism Management

The MSc MBA-Tourism Management:

  • It is the only MBA in Greece specializing in Tourism Management.
  • This is a complete MBA.
  • You are taught by experienced teachers, renowned professionals in the field of business, with a thorough academic background.
  • It is one of the first established Postgraduate Programs (1999) at the University of Piraeus.
  • It is a Postgraduate Program that gives you the opportunity to ‘transition’ from the subject of your first degree, to the subject of business administration, specializing in Tourism Management.
Purposes of the

Program

The aims of the Postgraduate Program in Business Administration – Tourism Management of the Department of Business Administration of the University of Piraeus are:

  • The promotion of knowledge in Business Administration [combined with additional knowledge of the wider tourism sector (hospitality, travel and leisure industries)].
  • The creation of a high level of business executives with innovative administrative / professional knowledge.
  • The promotion of research (economic-business, social, environmental and cultural) for the development of businesses (and especially tourism) at local, national and international level.
  • The lifelong training of executives of Greek or international companies and organizations in the public or private sector.
  • The development of collaborations related to the purpose of the program with other HEIs. of Greece or abroad.
Who can

attend

MBA-Tourism candidates must hold a first degree from a Greek or foreign University (AEI), or a Greek Technological Educational Institution (TEI), according to the provisions of article 34 of law 4485/2017. 4485/2017.

The Program aims at graduates:

  • of all scientific fields.
  • who want to do postgraduate studies in business administration, and / or more specific in tourism business administration.
  • who want to become leaders in existing companies or start their own.
  • looking for an academic program that provides comprehensive vocational training.
  • seeking to develop their vision and skills to achieve it.
MBA Tourism

Curriculum

Course Title Lecture Ηours ECTS
Semester A
Financial management 24 5
Accounting management 24 3
Tourism marketing 30 5
Tourism management 24 3
Human Resource management 30 3
Hotel Management I 30 4
Managerial economics 30 4
Principles of Tourism and Tourism Policy 24 3
TOTAL 30
Lecture Ηours Course Title ECTS
Semester B
Leadership 30 3
Hotel Management II 30 4
Tourism law 24 3
Tourism investment 24 3
Marketing research 30 3
Feasibility Studies 30 4
Service quality 24 3
New technologies in tourism management 30 4
Strategic management 30 3
TOTAL 30
Lecture Ηours Course Title ECTS
Semester C
Master’s Thesis 30
Lecture Ηours Course Title ECTS
Semester A
Financial management 24 5
Accounting management 24 3
Tourism marketing 30 5
Tourism management 24 3
Human Resource management 30 3
Hotel Management I 30 4
Managerial economics 30 4
Principles of Tourism and Tourism Policy 24 3
TOTAL 30
Lecture Ηours Course Title ECTS
Semester B
Leadership 24 3
Hotel Management II 30 4
Tourism Law 24 3
Tourism investment 24 3
Marketing research 30 3
Feasibility Studies 30 4
Service quality 24 3
New technologies in tourism management 30 4
Strategic management 30 3
TOTAL 30
Lecture Ηours Course Title ECTS
Semester C
Master’s Thesis 30
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Fees & Duration

Structure and duration

The duration of the Program is three semesters, which include two semesters of courses and one semester of the master’s Thesis. The Thesis of the Program is a pioneering and essential contribution to the Research and Study of Greek and International Tourism.

Tuition fees

The cost of the program amounts to 7.500 euros or 2.500 euros per semester.

The tuition fee is paid at the beginning of each semester.

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Required Documents

*Applications are also accepted from candidates who will become graduates in September 2022.
**Applications are also accepted from candidates who will receive a relevant receipt up to their registration in the Postgraduate
Program.

For application forms and a relevant information leaflet, interested parties should contact:
Department of Business Administration Secretariat
University of Piraeus, Karaoli & Dimitriou 80, Piraeus, 18534

In order to complete the evaluation process faster, it is recommended that the application be submitted electronically. Any  supporting documents that are not submitted electronically should be sent or submitted to the secretariat of the PMS  twice.

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