Become a trendsetter in the hospitality business
Your way to the top management levels of the international hospitality industry.
The Master's programme is a very good choice for you if you...
- would like to specialize in the hospitality sector according to your management bachelor's degree
- have already acquired knowledge of the industry during your Bachelor's degree and would like to deepen this knowledge
- are looking for a postgraduate course with innovative contents in hospitality management and personnel management
|Degree||Master of Arts (M. A.)|
|Duration of Study||
6-month internship abroad (students who had at least 6 months of relevant qualified professional experience in the hotel industry or in tourism abroad before the start of the Master's programme can be exempted from the internship abroad upon application and acquire the degree after three semesters)
Semester abroad or internship abroad
Students EU/EWR - € 620 per month Students
Non EU/Non EWR - € 680 per month
This makes you a specialist - the Master's programme
The english taught master course of studies Hospitality management & Leadership at the SRH university campus Dresden addresses itself in its conception to ambitious personalities, who want to secure themselves - based on a profound economical knowledge - a top position in the Hospitality industry.
The Master's programme is designed in such a way that the essential leadership skills are developed and the graduates are prepared for future challenges in the industry.
Each semester covers the following topics:
Leadership Skills (1st semester)
In the first semester, leadership competencies are developed according to our innovative teaching and learning concept CORE ("Competence Oriented Research and Education") according to the needs of the market. In the first module "Trends & Concepts" you will learn to evaluate global trends and challenges, e.g. technological, digital or intercultural, to recognize future markets and their opportunities and to develop business models including financing.
Aplication of Leadership Tasks (2nd Semester)
In the second semester, the specifics of the industry and the research-relevant fields that are important for the management of a hotel company are analysed and discussed.
Going International (3rd semester)
The third semester includes an internship abroad or a semester abroad in which you can prove your acquired skills in an intercultural context.
In-Depth-Experience (4th semester)
In the fourth semester, you will learn empirical research methods in an online module and then devote yourself to your Master's thesis.
Best prospects - the Master's programme takes you to the top
Nothing stands in the way of your career after our Master's degree. The industry also offers ideal conditions for this, as international hotel chains are increasingly dominating the market and the need for managers is increasing.
Master's graduates can count on very interesting fields of activity, especially in upper management. In such positions at the top of the company, specialist knowledge is essential. For this reason, the best future prospects exist for managers who specialise in the hospitality industry and are academically qualified.
Master graduates can count on very interesting fields of activity, especially in upper management. In such positions at the top of the company, leadership ability and key competencies are important. In the hospitality industry, qualified managers therefore have the best future and career prospects.
In addition, with the degree "Master of Arts (M.A.)" you create the best conditions for an academic career in teaching and research.
What you need to bring - Admission requirements for the 1.5-year Master's programme
The Master's programme demands service orientation, motivation and social competence from our students. We are happy to give the same back to them with small courses, individual career advice and demanding teaching.
- 3-year bachelor's degree from a recognised university
- Basic understanding of economics proven by modules in previous studies
- Language requirements for the English-based programme are TOEFL (84 ibt) or comparable certificates (e.g. IELTS Academic: at least 6.0; TOEIC: at least 785 or a school leaving certificate). A university degree completed in English will suffice as proof of language proficiency.
- Experience in the hospitality industry