Department of Management

International Hospitality and Spa Management


Participants in the postgraduate degree programme in International Hospitality and Spa Management are trained as management executives for the hotel and spa sector ready to meet the challenges of the ever-growing wellness trend. This unique programme focuses on both day-to-day management as well as on strategic management in the sense of long-term planning. The part-time structure of the programme enables participants to immediately put into practice what they have learned.

What you will learn:

Did you know, …

… that lectures requiring mandatory attendance are held in two block weeks to make it compatible with full-time work?

The part-time programme also includes additional e-learning phases.

Did you know, …

… that participation in the programme offers unique insights into both hotel as well as spa management?

The interfaces and overlaps of these two sectors form a crucial part of the content provided by the programme.

Did you know, …

… that graduates of the MBA programme are qualified to run a spa as a profit centre of a tourism company and/or as an independent company (e.g. a day spa) at executive management level?

The necessary know-how is acquired in the specially designed course modules.

Did you know, …

… that members of the programme’s development team as well as lecturers are top international experts from the industry?

These include managers of leading national and international hotel chains as well as senior executives with extensive experience of the wellness industry.