Hospitality - the future of tourism

Restaurant and room management, human resources or hotel planning – you already familiarized yourself with the central functions of hospitality management on the job or during your previous study. The company's strategic orientation, however, will also be in your hands as a senior management member in the hotel sector.

The Master degree in Hospitality Management prepares you to execute confidently responsible positions in the field of Service and Hotel Management. Due to this programme you will be provided with all necessary competencies that are essential as a top executive in a national sector.

Facts & Figures

Master of Arts (M.A.)
STUDY OPTION full-time or part-time or Study & Work
STUDY MODEL Study & Work or on Campus
DURATION 4 semesters (full-time I)
6 semesters (full-time II)
8 semesters (part-time)
4-8 semesters (Study & Work)
INTAKE Spring & Autumn*
* first intake Autumn 2019

Find more information about our Study & Work programme >here


One study programme, three cities, countless experiences

In selected master programmes IUBH offers you the chance to switch during your studies between the German and Irish campus locations Dublin, Berlin and Bad Honnef.

Gain priceless experiences abroad You are a full-time student
Expand your network with international contacts Your study programme is offered at your preferred campus location
No additional fees
A switch is possible every semester (at the end of each semester)

For more information please contact our Study Guidance.

Why should I study Hospitality Management at IUBH?


High degree of practical relevance through guest speakers, company presentations, corporate projects and field trips

Top-class network of industry contacts for careers at home and abroad

You may choose from different specialisations

International campus with students and professors from more than 85 nations

Instruction in small groups given by lecturers with track records of practical experience

Unique study programme with a high rate of recognition in the industry


Set your personal focus

During your studies, you can choose one of the following specialisations:

Hospitality Management Seminar Pricing & Distribution Management
Hospitality Project Planning & Development Food & Beverage Management
Strategic Hospitality & Tourism

What are the professional prospects in Hospitality Management?

With a Master degree in Hospitality Management you have a variety of opportunities. After graduation you will be able to work in responsible positions in gastronomy, hotels and resorts consulting. On the basis of your extensive know-how in the fields of Client Management, Personnel and Marketing you are also a seachred expert for other sectors.  
Club and Holiday resorts, Hotel chains, fair and congress organiser above all those with international business activities today already prefer to employ graduates from IUBH.

What others say about this programme

Learning in small groups; friendly and helpful industry experienced professors; transfer of management know-how from both a national and international perspective, and an excellent training of my individual management skills, particularly my leadership skills.
— Yi Gao, Graduate Master International Management