MASTER OF SCIENCEStrategic Event Management & Tourism Management

 

 

Careers

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C​areer opportunities 


This MSc cuts across a number of disciplines, presented in two separate tracks: Strategic Event Management and Strategic Tourism Management. Graduates of this MSc find work in a broad range of supervisory, managerial and consulting positions in both public and private sector tourism or event organisations, often with a marketing and sales orientation.
 
Within a relatively short time span after graduating, Event Management alumni can be expected to go on to managerial posts within conference centres, international associations, professional conference organisers, destination management companies, convention bureaux, exhibition organisers etc. Similarly, Tourism Management graduates can go on to positions in destination, hotel, travel or distribution marketing and sales.
 


MSc employment survey


Our latest employment survey​ found that graduates of the MSc Strategic Event Management and Tourism Management have a 100% net employment rate (at six months).
 
20% work outside of their home country.

 

Some recent graduate exa​mples include:  

  • Product marketing for Amadeus

  • Senior vice-president at Jones Lang LaSalle, Hospitality –North Africa and the Middle East

  • Human resources management specialist for Singapore Airlines

  • Bid manager for American Express Business Travel

  • Event manager for the European Financial Management Association

  • Hotel network manager at Group Alain Ducasse

  • Revenue manager for Club Mediterranée

  • Operations manager at Marriott International, USA

  • Owner, HL Adventure Destination Management in Iceland

  • Junior project manager at Spice Up event agency

  • Charter & Incentive sales account manager for Silversea Cruises

 
 

Partner compa​nies   


Amadeus

American Express Business Travel

Palais des Festivals, Cannes

Nestlé

Club Med

Monte Carlo SBM

Suisse Tourisme

Silversea Cruises

Grimaldi Forum, Monaco

Palais de la Méditerranée, Nice

Tourism Section of the Nice Côte d’Azur Chamber of Commerce

 
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