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  • Coût:
  • Local: $ 11.7k / year
  • Foreign: $ 13.1k / year
  • Langue d"enseignement:
  • English
  • StudyQA ranking:
  • 5881pts.
  • Durée:
  • 3 years


    Enter the fascinating world of hospitality management. Lay a solid foundation for your career in the global industry of hospitality and tourism.

    In this degree programme you learn about managerial aspects of this business from the ground up. Small classes and practical projects ensure a high quality education and the necessary practical relevance

    1st SEMESTER

    • Service Operations & Organisation
    • Practical Training I
    • Financial Accounting
    • Academic Research
    • Human Resources
    • Foreign Language I

    2nd SEMESTER

    • Rooms Division Management
    • Practical Training II
    • Mathematics
    • Business Communication
    • Management & Cost Accounting
    • Foreign Language II

    3rd SEMESTER

    • Kitchen Management
    • Restaurant Management
    • Financial Management
    • Microeconomics
    • Macroeconomics
    • Foreign Language III

    4th SEMESTER

    • Internship in Germany or Abroad

    5th SEMESTER

    • Hospitality Sales & E-Commerce
    • Business & Marketing Research
    • Academic Research II


    • Integrated Hospitality Management
    • Marketing
    • Human Resources
    • Sustainability
    • Destination Management
    • Spa & Wellness
    • Sales & Distribution
    • or: optional Semester Abroad

    The curriculum covers various core elements:

    General business management

    • integrated service management, accounting, microeconomics and macroeconomics as well as mathematics and statistics
    • different management approaches and distribution methods
    • in-depth understanding and assessment of business correlations

    Industry-specific know-how

    • practice-related courses help you to thoroughly understand the hospitality industry
    • detailed knowledge of specific management topics – restaurant management, food & beverage management, room management, law and human resources

    Additional qualifications

    • communication training
    • computer applications
    • in-depth foreign language skills in general and business English
    • second foreign language: Italian, French, Spanish, Chinese, Russian or Arabic

    Studies abroad

    • the one semester spent studying abroad at one of our partner universities is an optional component of the course and depends on your study performance
    • training of foreign language skills
    • practical experience abroad – academic, personal and intercultural

    The courses are held in lecture and seminar format. There are about 30 students per class – this encourages dialogue between professors and students.

    Practical semester

    Thanks to the internship integrated by the IUBH in your studies, you have the opportunity of trying out your academic knowledge outside the classroom. 
    You will also get to know the industry and its various specialisations – the perfect basis for your career choice.
    You can spend your internship in Germany or abroad

    • The internship lasts a whole semester
    • Forge your first contacts in industry
    • Include the internship as an important element in your CV
    • Make the most of the opportunity of being taken on after graduation by a company from our industry network

    Extra Curriculum

    Another opportunity to gain practical experience: Extra Curriculum is an optional component of the study programme, and is offered during the first semester. 

    The programme contains the following:
    Workshops and conferences on and off campus on a variety of topics

    • Guest lectures by experts from industry and from the aviation sector
    • Excursions to industry-specific companies, for example destination agencies 
      or airports
    • Students are awarded a certificate for regular attendance – for their CVs

    Extra Curriculum gives you additional orientation and insight into the structures of the industry from the very first semester. This is your opportunity to get to know the various forms of business organisation – and thus perhaps also your own future area of specialisation – at first hand.

    Semester abroad

    Students with strong academic performance can optionally spend a semester abroad at one of our partner universities (in-house selection process).


    • Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate with scores in the top 30% of your academic year
    • Academic IELTS 6.0/ TOEFL IBT 80 points/PTE 56 points (51 points in each component)
    • Curriculum Vitae (CV) or Resume
    • Personal statement* (maximum 800 words, 1-2 pages, paper format DIN A4)
    • 1 passport photograph
    • Copies of your school leaving certificate + transcript of academic records
    • Copy of TOEFL/IELTS/CEFR/Pearson (PTE) score report   
    • Copy of your passport   

    * Personal statement: We welcome students who reflect our values: academic excellence, international orientation and high commitment to personal goals and achievements. Please write approximately 1 ½ page (maximum 800 words) about

    • yourself
    • your personal goals
    • why you have chosen the IUBH

    After submitting your online application we will check if you fulfil the entry requirements and will contact you within two weeks.

    Scholarship: Admitted students can apply for a 100% scholarship during their first semester of studies.

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