The aim of this international Masters programme is to provide students with the necessary theoretical knowledge, professional skills and practical tools required for working in wellness, spa or other related organizations at the management level.
It's an opportunity to acquire Master's degree in a field that combines management and design of spa products, medical and leisure treatments, well-being, fitness, and health-related services.
6 reasons to join the programme:
The programme brings together the most passionate students willing to aquire focused tourism education in Pärnu town, a historical Baltic Sea resort. Besides academic learning you can also experience the life in a town that largely depends on wellness and spa industry.
WHAT IS WELLNESS?
Wellness can be defined as the balanced state of body, spirit and mind, including emotional, physical, intellectual, social, environmental, occupational and spiritual wellness
It's a modern need of a fast growing society - stressful lifestyle, wealthier and aging population, but risen awareness to live healthy and quality life build good bases for the growth of wellness industry.
Wellness of individuals is also viewed as a way of life, including such holistic aspects as self-responsibility, physical fitness, healthy nutrition, mental activity and environmental sensitivity and beauty care. The aim of the whole concept is to create a balance between the body, soul and mind.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCE ACQUIRED:
WHY STUDY WELLNESS AND SPA SERVICE DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT IN PÄRNU, ESTONIA?
Excellent international career prospects
Module 1: Society and Wellness
Wellness History and Philosophy
Principles of Sustainable Development
Creative Economy and Wellness
Module 2: Individuals and Wellness
Wellness and Spa Service Quality Management
Human Resource Management for Wellness and Hospitality
Module 3: Tourism and Wellness
Wellness and Health Tourism
Spa Treatments and Nutrition
Leisure and Recreation
Module 4: Business and Wellness
Wellness and Spa Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Wellness and Spa Service Design and Marketing
Strategic and Financial Management
Module 5: Project Management and Placement
Module 6: Basics of Research
7. Module Electives
8. Module Master thesis
Students interested working in wellness and spa industry. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (at least 3 years of studies at a higher educational institution) required to apply.
Students will develop a service-oriented mentality and acquire those professional skills needed for
working within wellness, spa and related organisations and businesses, in particular, to:
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
General admission requirement:
To apply you need to do the following:
1. Fill in the online application form (link available on the programme's website)
2. Mail the printed and signed application with all the required documents by the deadline to the university.
Tuition-waiver scholarships are available to the best applicants.
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