• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Budapest is the buzzing capital of Hungary and one of the most popular tourism destinations in Europe. Consequently, tourism and catering is one of the most popular degree programmes in Hungary as well as in Budapest. This is also due to tourism’s colorful, diverse nature and its human-centered view.

What makes the Tourism and Catering programme from Budapest Metropolitan University  really unique is the host of specializations available for students including Health and Wellness Tourism Management, MICE Tourism Management and Destination Management drawing heavily on the rich experience that the local tourism industry gained with Hungary having a world renowned reputation due to its rich thermal healing water assets or its number one position in the international dental tourism.

Career opportunities

Hotel & Hospitality Management specialization: This specialization examines the lodging industry – from its traditional roots to contemporary structures – and addresses management of hotel operations, including reservation systems, staffing, marketing strategies, and customer relations.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leisure and Tourism Studies
  • Catering and Gastronomy Studies
  • Service Design and Development
  • Tourism Geography
  • Hotel Management
  • Travel Agency Management
  • Informatics
  • Microeconomics
  • Social Studies
  • Basics of law
  • Business Economics
  • Accounting

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    69

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • High school / secondary education (or higher)
  • The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Hungarian.
  • Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
  • You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2375 EUR per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 EUR per semester and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

We offer 10% discount for students who send all the necessary application documents and transfer the tuition fee by the "Early bird" deadlines.

Living costs for Budapest

  • 172338 - 268260 HUF/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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