International Hotel Management (Study & Work)
Enter the fascinating world of hotel and hospitality management and lay a solid foundation for your career in the global industry of hospitality and tourism.
Within the IU programme Study & Work you combine practice-oriented coursework with practical experience on the job. After an intensive two-year German course you switch on a weekly basis between doing academic course work and working at one of our German business partner companies in the hotel and hospitality industry - this study model, the "dual system", optimises your opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge to practical situations.
Your career prospects
Given the dynamic of the hotel industry, there are plenty of opportunities for challenging jobs and great careers. Our graduates take positions in a wide range of functions, such as regional marketing manager, international business developer, marketing strategy manager or project manager.
Typical employers of a Hospitality Manager are
- Hotel chains
- Holiday and club resorts
- Congress and fair organiser
- Business Consulting
: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
: 9 semesters (7 semesters, if German language proficiency level B1 is proven)
: English and German, from sem 5: German
semester 1-4: Bad Honnef
semester 5-9: at one of 12 locations in Germany (e.g. Berlin, Munich, Hamburg)
higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate
academic IELTS 6.0
TOEFL IBT 80 points
PTE 56 points (51 points in each component)
What are the professional prospects as a Hotel and Hospitality Manager
After graduation you have a wide range of possibilities for starting your career in Germany or abroad. Potential employers include international hotel chains, holiday and club resorts, conference and trade fair organisers, business consultancies or specialised service providers in the hospitality industry.