Program Structure

The Master's Program comprises 120 ECTS; 60 ECTS per year, no less than 25 ECTS and no more than 35 ECTS per semester. Thus, the optimal duration of the Program is 2 years.

Academic year is broken into Fall and Spring semesters each of which comprises 21 weeks. Each course is delivered once a week in the evening, which enables employed students to attend classes after office hours.

The program consists of educational field components – 60 ECTS and optional courses in the field – 24 ECTS (out of 36 ECTS); the program prescribes research component – 30 ECTS. The program envisages optional field practice component as well.

After completion of the program students shall prepare and defend Master's thesis.

Cooperation with foreign universities and partnership with organizations of various kinds allows students to participate in different international exchange programs.

Course List
Curriculum

Concepts of Modern Management 
International Tourism Marketing 
International Tourism and Geography of Global Tourism
Tourism, Hotel and Service Industry 
Leadership 
National and International Regulations of Tourism
Managerial Accounting and Control  
Tourism and Environmental Management 
Tourism Research, Analysis and Forecast 
Analysis of Tourism Policy 
Qualitative and Quantitative Methods of Research 
Academic Writing
Professional Practice: 

a)    Industrial 

b)    field
Master’s thesis 
Optional Field and Professional Courses 
Service Industry Business
Efficient Business Communication 
Strategic Planning of Tourist Organizations
Tour Operators and Tourist Agencies Business
E-tourism 
Ethnology of Georgia