Tourism is the fastest growing sector in the world. The CSU University provides a Bachelor degree in Tourism and Hotel Management, which is unique in preparing individuals for a global career. The program helps students to develop their managerial capabilities and business sense. The Tourism and Hotel Management is a four-year bachelor degree program.
Students study the general working philosophy of tourism and hospitality and need success in the acquisition of a foreign language, such as German, though the curriculum has all its courses taught in English. The Tourism and Hotel Management department creates the opportunity to practice the concepts, models and methods, which have been delivered theoretically in courses, with use of the computers, laboratories, kitchens for students. This Bachelor program is completed with a set of specialization subjects from the field of hotel management, in which students are exposed to advanced hotel management issues ranging from hotel property planning to performance management and devising strategic business opportunities. Graduates of this department are entitled as “Tourism Manager” and “Hotel Manager”.
Taking into account that Cyprus is a tourism paradise, graduates of this department will never have problems in finding a job.
Learning & Teaching Methods
The education of CSU University, Tourism and Hotel Management Department is based on providing the students with the skills needed to continue their career in hospitality, food and beverage or travel sectors as well as to establish their own business by following the tourism and hospitality dynamics. Teaching is conducted in English and students who are not sufficient in English skills are required to follow a one year English preparatory class which is then followed by a four year program. Tourism and Hotel Management program has been enriched with the seminars and field trips in order to create a network opportunity between the students and the tourism industry professionals.Hence, the department of Tourism and Hotel Management offers students the opportunity to learn elective language courses such as German,Turkish and English.
Access to Further Studies
Our graduates could occupy leading and managerial positions in tourism industry establishments ranging from international hotels, food and beverage establishments, resorts, tour operators, travel agencies, conference centers, airlines to animation and event management organizations.