University Master's Degree in Hotel Management

Training to cultivate versatile professionals specialising in operations and advanced corporate management: able to take control of any part of a hotel business.

General information

  • UAB University Master's Degree
  • Credits: 60 ECTS
  • Course begins on 09/10/2024
    Course ends on 15/09/2025
  • Beginning of the pre-enrolment period 12/01/2024
    See the calendar
  • Pre-registration period: Open
  • Places: 50 places
  • Teaching timetable: Afternoons
  • Price: Non-EU students: €127 per credit, including administrative fees and student insurance.
    Students from the EU: €127 per credit, including administrative fees and student insurance.

    5% disc. Alumni UAB (applicable only on the first enrolment of the whole course)

    Fees, discounts and payment methods

  • Language: Spanish (90%) and English (10%)
  • Mode: classroom-based learning

  • Teaching centre: Escola Fundació Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona-Formació (affiliated school)

The university master's degree in Hotel Management is one of the longest-running programmes of its kind in Spain.

It prepares you for a career in one of the most dynamic and important sectors of the world economy: tourism. The hotel sector needs versatile professionals with a knowledge of operations and advanced corporate management.

This master's degree will give you a solid grounding in business management, with a particular focus on this sector. It combines high-quality teaching from UAB lecturers with the experience of senior managers from the major international hotel chains.

It uses a Learning by doing methodology that includes business game techniques, to give a comprehensive insight into the hotel business.

Great emphasis is given to the programme of mandatory placements in hotel chains and consulting firms, to which students devote at least 300 hours.

Career options

Students can pursue a career in any area of hotel management, whether at individual hotel establishments or in hotel chains:

  • general management, operations, quality, finance, expansion, marketing and sales or human resources. - consultancy services, where our graduates can be involved in projects of e-commerce, revenue management, strategic planning, viability, sales, quality management, expansion, etc.


Work placements

Specific grants for this master's degree

Information on calls for grants, prizes or subsidies aimed at the university community can be found on the UAB grants portal. This portal includes all grants offered at the UAB, plus certain calls from other institutions.  

The portal has a specific section for official master's degree grants

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