tourism

Bachelor of Arts

BA Tourism and Hospitality Management

Practical training plays an important role in preparing students to meet the requirements of the job market. That is why, there are various placement opportunities available locally, nationally and internationally. Practical training settings in Lublin include the Europa Hotel and the Grand Hotel, whereas international settings include hotels and holiday resorts in such countries as Greece or Spain.

The graduates of BA Tourism and Hospitality Management have sufficient qualifications for working in travel agencies, hotels and eating places, sports centres, holiday and recreational centres, state and self-government administration, and social organizations. They are also prepared for starting their own business. Positions held by the graduates in the above-mentioned hospitality areas are highly varied and challenging, and include a leisure centre manager, hotel manager, guest services manager, business centre manager, head of sales and marketing, and a quality advisor.

Administration fee (non-refundable) – 200 Euro

Tuition fee (per year) – 2000 Euro


 

In order to make a transfer for studies conducted in English you will need the following transfer details:

 

Name: Wyzsza Szkola Spoleczno-Przyrodnicza / Vincent Pol University

Name of the Bank: Santander bank Polska S.A.
Bank Address: ul. Krakowskie Przedmieście 37, 20-950 Lublin, Poland

Swift Code(BIC): WBKPPLPP

 

Foreign currency account – held in EURO

Beneficiary’s Account No: PL 81 1500 1520 1215 2009 1373 0000

 

Foreign currency account – held in USD

Beneficiary’s Account No: PL 58 1500 1520 1215 2009 9858 0000

 

Full costs of transfer are on the Student’s side. The university should receive full fees.

 


 

General entry requirements:

 

International students applying to our University have to submit documents confirming their graduation from a secondary school or a university. Certificates and diplomas issued abroad must be officially legalized and recognized in Poland.

 

Language requirements:

 

International students must submit a document confirming their knowledge of English, or are required to a attend an English language course. This requirement does not apply to students for whom English is a native language or was a language of instruction at school.

International students should demonstrate that they meet one of the following minimum language requirements:

TOEFL test with a score of at least 550,

IELTS test with a score of at least 6.0 for Bachelor and Master studies,

FCE test with grade B.


• Psychology
• Globalization processes
• Transport, ICT and logistics
• Information technology
• Writing lab and public speaking
• Professional language
• Sport activities
• Foreign language
• Introduction to tourism
• Introduction to hospitality
• Tourism industry
• Natural tourism resources
• Human tourism resources
• Tourism geography
• Economics in tourism and hospitality
• Nutrition
• Guiding and tourism residency
• Environment protection and management
• Fieldwork: tourism trade fair
• Economics
• Management and human resources
• Marketing management
• Event organization and management
• Mathematics and statistics analysis
• Financial management and accounting
• Business law
• Quality management

ELECTIVE MODULE: Hospitality Management
• Hotel industry: history and systems
• Information and booking systems in hotel
• Business in hospitality
• Food and beverage
• SPA & wellness: health and treatments
• Customer service in hotel
• Work method in hotel
• BA Seminar
ELECTIVE MODULE: Tourism Management
• Travel agencies: organization and activities
• Information and booking systems in travel agency
• Business in tourism
• Tourism product
• Tourism market
• Customer service in travel agency
• Work method in travel agency
• BA Seminar
• Specialist internship (after 3rd or later) 40 days/9 weeks
FREE ELECTIVE COURSES
• Global problems/Remote tourist destination
• National and regional cuisine/Sustainable development
• Public diplomacy/E-business
• International business and culture/Real estate and retail industries
• Small business and start up management/Strategic management

Tourism and Hospitality Management is a multidisciplinary field of study, which prepares people for managing various institutions within the hospitality industry, and for supplying culinary, accommodation and related services to tourists. The main aim of Tourism and Hospitality Management degree is to educate highly qualified specialists, endowed with broad theoretical and practical knowledge of tourism. This is one of the fastest growing industries in the world, playing a crucial role in the global economy, and offering great job prospects to students.

Our 3-year full-time BA Tourism and Hospitality Management programme combines theoretical and practical aspects of tourism. Our academic staff are highly qualified specialists with extensive experience of the industry. This enables students to have the opportunity to choose one of two specialities: Hospitality Management or Tourism Management. Our university offers not only traditional study subjects, but also the opportunity to gain additional practical experience, for example as a trip guide, a tourist guide, a summer camp career and a holiday place manager. Students can also learn from professionals during guest lectures organized at the University, and visits to hotels, theatres, touristic sites and entertainment venues.

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Basic Summary

BA Tourism and Hospitality Management

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Duration: 3 years (6 semesters)

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The mode of studies: Full-time

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Language of instruction: English

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ECTS Credits: 180

For more information

please contact:

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Monika Wróbel MA

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Head of International Admissions Office

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infoenglish@pol.edu.pl