Today’s global business environment needs executives who recognize worldwide trends and respond successfully to them.
The MSM/MHMS MBA program raises the standards of management knowledge and practice through the study and understanding of business administration theory based on empirical research. Our MBA students share their experiences and expertise with fellow students and faculty members from all over the world. An innovative and stimulating multicultural learning - environment is created, one in which the participants’ knowledge and skills are continuously challenged both inside and outside the classroom.
Join us, and meet the world in your classroom!
The renowned Maastricht School of Management (MSM) and the Maastricht Hotel Management School (MHMS) have joined forces to create an MBA specialization in Hotel and Tourism Management. This MBA specialization is open to students from all over the world who have a bachelor degree and at least 3 years of work experience in the hospitality industry. It creates an innovative and stimulating multicultural learning-environment, in which participants knowledge and skills are continuously challenged both inside and outside the classroom.
1.000 Discount on the tuition fee if you apply before January 2008
ECTS Credits: 15
Total foundation: 120 hours
No. of teaching days: 20 days
ECTS Credits: 32
Total MSM Core: 256 hours
No. of teaching days: 40 days
Specialization: Hotel and Tourism Management
ECTS Credits: 13
Total Specialization: 104 hours
No. of teaching days: 17 days
Master Thesis (Business Project)
ECTS Credits: 20
Total 1-year MBA program
ECTS credits: 80
Total 1-year MBA program: 640 hours
The main requirements for admission to the MBA program and the Hotel and Tourism Management specialization courses are:
No work experience is required.
The Maastricht School of Management’s MBA programs have been
accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), the Association of
Collegiate Business Schools (ACBSP), the Assembly of Collegiate
Business Education (IACBE) and the Dutch Flemish Accreditation
Organization (NVAO]. The Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and
Science endorses the academic standards of Maastricht School
of Management’s MBA degree. The MBA program complies with
the standards upheld by the Higher Education Quality Control
Organization of The Netherlands.
The Maastricht Hotel Management School is an officially
recognized institution of higher education in The Netherlands.
Our partnership with the renowned Maastricht School
of Management enables us to offer a very professional,
internationally recognized and authorized MBA program,
including an extensive specialization in Hotel and Tourism
Since its foundation in 1950, the Maastricht Hotel Management
School has built up an excellent reputation. The internationally
acclaimed school is in the top 10 of Hotel Management Schools
worldwide. In 2010, the MHMS was chosen as the best Hotel
Management School in The Netherlands, scoring particularly
well on graduation rates, number of contact hours and facilities
With passion, style and responsibility as its core values, the
Maastricht School of Management and the Maastricht Hotel
Management School truly provide you with the best of both
worlds: a world class, accredited MBA program complemented
by outstanding Hotel and Tourism Management specialization
courses from international experts in the hospitality industry!
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
Zuyd University of Applied Sciences is located in the southernmost part of the country, where the borders of The Netherlands, Germany and Belgium meet. At the crossroads of countries, cultures and languages it offers an international and vibrant learning environment to its students. The fields of study taught in English include International Business, Communication and Languages, Hotel Management, Social Studies, Arts and Music. Please find more information at international.zuyd.nl