Gesundheitstourismus und Freizeitmanagement
Department of Management

Health Tourism and Leisure Management

Study track of the Master degree programme in Health, Tourism & Sport Management


Sustainable leisure and tourism activities rely on the availability of qualified specialists. The primary focus of the programme is the delivery of innovative health tourism solutions and the professional management of leisure and tourism facilities. You'll extend your knowledge of spa management, service design and destination development, directly applying the theory you learn in projects.

Did you know, …

… that there are many job opportunities for experts in health tourism and leisure management?

Our graduates are in demand wherever tourism and health intersect, where leisure meets events, where people relax while looking for entertainment.

Did you know, …

… that during your studies you will undertake a health tourism project at a hotel?

During the Spa Management course you'll visit a top hotel and work with their management to devise specific solutions to current challenges.

Did you know, …

… that you can combine your studies with a career.

One day a week is free of lectures. The work-friendly nature of the programme allows well-organised students to combine work with study.

Did you know, …

… that you will use case studies to apply theory in practice?

Using your specialist knowledge of the subject together with your understanding of business management, you will develop practical solutions to complex problems, just as in real life.

Did you know, …

… that the Institute boasts an excellent alumni network?

Our alumni association offers opportunities for completing Master's theses, working on projects, and future employment for our students. This prepares you for the world of work and enhances your career prospects.