|Study location||Denmark, Aalborg|
|Type||Final year and top-up, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1.5 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
You must have finished at least 2 years of bachelor studies in relevant subject area. For example: AP in Marketing Management or Hospitality and Tourism Management, Retail Management or equivalent higher educational background + high level in mathematics.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.0 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each of the subtests)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
stating why you want to go to Denmark, why you chose Aalborg/UCN and why you chose the specific programme you are applying for
1. Final Diploma and transcript of records with ECTS points, i.e. your grades from the last 2 semesters. If you do not have the Final Diploma yet, please attach the grades from the last 2 semesters. All translated into English by an authorized translator
2. Curriculum of your degree programme containing the subjects that you have followed
3. Contracts or/and recommendations from job experience, competitions, sport activities etc. All translated into English
This is a top-up programme intended for graduates of Academy Profession Degree Programmes in Marketing Management or Service, Hospitality and Tourism Management. The top-up programme earns you a bachelor’s degree in International Hospitality Mangement with only 1½ years of additional study.
The programme will provide you with the competences to work in day-to-day operations, development, administration and management in an international work environment in the hospitality industry. A specialisation period will allow you to focus more deeply on either tourism, the hotel and restaurant industry or experience economy.
You will learn about management, strategy, economics, cultural awareness and customer relations. You will be provided with the tools to develop new markets and concepts, achieve an understanding of a company’s strategic challenges as well as the ability to handle the practical implementation and operation of a company strategy.
For Danish students, the first semester will be taught in Danish, before the programme continues taught fully in English from the second semester. For international students, all semesters are fully taught in English.
This means that Danish and international students study together from the second semester, giving you valuable intercultural competences as well as an international network.
As a Bachelor of International Hospitality Management, you may find employment as resort manager, marketing coordinator, destination manager, or sales manager etc.
Some will be able to take up a position as manager or mid-level manager immediately after graduation, while others may need to gain more experience in order to hold a position as manager or middle manager – this will depend on your individual profile.
With this in mind, your future job title could be:
Travel agency employee
Travel agency manager
Guest relations manager
Reception desk manager
Food and Beverage manager
Tourist agency worker
Guest services worker
Rooms division manager