|Type of study programme||Professional master degree|
|Degree||Professional Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA), Manager of enterprises and institutions|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 31-Dec-2023|
|Credit points||80 (ECTS: 120)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Study arrangements||During studies international students join groups of local students that follow the study program in English.|
|Fees||2570 EUR per year for EU/EEA, CIS countries, Georgia and Ukraine citizens, 3000 EUR per year for Citizens of other countries (2020/21)|
|Study programme description||The study programme is designed for students seeking a career in an international environment. During two years of studies, students can learn alongside with others students from various countries and different cultures. The multicultural environment will encourage students to acquire the principles of strategic management, marketing strategies and the prerequisites for a successful business in international tourism. They will learn to analyse the international tourism environment and the current trends. Students will be able to participate in the field trips to different tourism destinations in Latvia and the Baltics that will help to broaden the knowledge of these destinations.
Acquired knowledge of world tourism market will help effectively manage tourism and hospitality company both in Latvia and abroad. After graduating, students can work as tourism development and research project manager. Working as tourism expert in municipalities and tourism information centers graduates of the programme will
be able to promote tourism development in regions of Latvia.
|Study programme link||www.turiba.lv/en/admission/study-programs/master-studies/tourism-strategic-management
|Requirements||Higher education – professional or academic bachelor, or professional qualification.
English language skills - Cambridge Exam (at least Cambridge First Certificate level); TOEFL (at least 500 points for onsite test or 70 points for online test); IELTS (minimum - 6.0 points), or TU English language test.
Interview with the Director of the programme.
Turiba University is one of the leading higher educational institutions in Latvia with a stable tradition and a clear vision of common European educational space. Founded in 1993, Turība is proud of its more than 3500 students and 15000 alumni.
Turība is intensively expanding its international cooperation. The University has been admitted as member in the AACSB International, The Association to Advance Colegiate Schools of Business, which unites the leading higher educational institutions of business, in EURASHE - European Association of Institutions in Higher Education and E.L.F.A., European Law Faculties Association.
Population in the city of Riga: 632 614
Total number of students: 3333 (2019/20)
Number of International students: 1090 (2019/20)
Number of academic staff: 52 (2019/20)
Accommodation possibilities and costs: Turiba Hostel (www.hostelturiba.lv) with its 148 well appointed rooms is located just near Turība. Each hostel floor has 2 well equipped kitchens; students can use washing machines; a computer room with Internet connection is available and there is also a television set in the recreation room.
Costs: from 67 EUR per month (place in a 4-bedded room).
For more information on accomodation options (go here)