Official master's degree in Tourism Management in Cultural Heritage

Training to cultivate tourism professionals with a background in the humanities: capable of innovating and adding value to knowledge management in the tourism-cultural heritage combination.

Official Master's Degree in Tourism Management in Cultural Heritage

Access

Access to this master's degree is open to holders of an official bachelor's degree from a Spanish university or from another higher education institution within or outside the European Higher Education Area, provided this gives access to postgraduate studies in the country of issue.

Admission requirements

Prospective students must meet the following specific requirements.
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in the arts and humanities (Humanities, History of Art, History, Catalan or Spanish Language and Literature, Anthropology, Geography, Philology or Modern Languages), or Tourism.
  • Alternatively, a bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Audiovisual Communication, Journalism, Sociology, or Education, or in an equivalent area. Students whose degree is not in the field of tourism or arts and humanities must confirm that they have professional or academic experience in these areas.
  • A high level of Spanish is required: native speaker or B2.
  • A high level of English is required: B2.

Selection criteria

Should the number of applicants be higher than that of places on offer, these will be allocated using a points system (maximum 100 points) according to the following criteria.

a) University qualifications (up to 50 points) and academic record (up to 25 points). The scoring system for these is as follows.

Selection criterion Academic record Maximum weighting
Bachelor's degreee Preferential degree courses 50 points
  Non-preferential degree courses 40 points
Academic record Preferential degree courses 25 points
  Non-preferential degree courses 20 points

b) Employment experience (up to 5 points).This is assessed regarding its relevance to the content of the master's degree.

c) Statement of interest (motivation letter: up to 10 points).

d) Interview (up to 10 points). To establish, in particular, the degree of coincidence between the applicant's interests and motivations and the content of the master's degree.