Postgraduate Executive
in International Hotel Management

15 months
9

Months blended learning

6

Months industry experience

RISE TO THE TOP IN HOTEL MANAGEMENT

This new executive program in the field of international hotel management provides an opportunity for working professionals to solidify their understanding of hospitality management fundamentals and gain expertise in the concepts that will shape the industry’s future.

Through this blended (hybrid) postgraduate program, current industry professionals will have the flexibility to combine their studies and existing career. Providing exclusive networking events and activities with senior managers, students will benefit from their extensive industry insight, knowledge and experience.

By the end of the course, students will have mastered universal business skills and leave with an innovative vision of leadership, resource management and decision making, to help them reach the top in hotel management.

Executive Program

During the 9 month academic term, through our blended learning model students will complete 9 theory and 2 workshop modules, covering the fundamentals of business management and new concepts for today’s hospitality leaders.

Finally, students are required to complete 6 months industry experience in their current position/company or at on an internship arranged by Les Roches Marbella. Through this industry experience students will put their newly developed skills and knowledge into practice in an international hotel or hospitality establishment. Students will only be required to attend 4 weeks of on campus teaching spread throught the 9 months (in October, December, February and April)

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Blended learning model

The executive program combines on campus, face-to-face courses, and distance learning supported by faculty, followed by 6-months industry experience.

From October students will only be required to attend 4 weeks of on campus teaching spread throught the 9 months (in October, December, February and April), allowing students to continue their current career in tandem with the postgraduate program.

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ACADEMIC COURSE

During the 9 month academic term, through our blended learning model students will complete 9 theory and 2 workshop modules, covering the fundamentals of business management and new concepts for today’s hospitality leaders. Subjects will include:

THEORY MODULES

  • Leadership and organizational behavior
  • Innovative, alternative and sustainable trends in hospitality
  • International business strategy in hospitality
  • Project management
  • Advanced finance and budgeting
  • Marketing strategies for hotels
  • International human resources
  • Hospitality real estate and Investment
  • Revenue management

WORKSHOP MODULES

  • Crisis Management
  • Protocol and Etiquette

PROFESSIONAL INTERNSHIP

Students are required to complete 6 months industry experience following the blended learning program either in their current position/company or at on an internship arranged by Les Roches Marbella.

Through this industry experience students will put their newly developed skills and knowledge into practice in an in international hotel or hospitality establishment. Many students on internships will begin a management training program.

An internship offers the perfect opportunity to discover which area of the industry they would like to focus on as the next step in reaching the top of the hospitality industry.

Admissions Requirements

Age – Minimum 24 years old

Education or experience – Applicants must hold an accredited bachelor degree or diploma (preferably in the areas of Tourism, Business Administration, or Economics), and at least 4 years of work experience in a related industry.

Applications from non-degree candidates with a minimum of 5 years of documented work experience will be evaluated on an individual basis. Non-degree holders will receive a Professional Development Diploma.

English Qualifications – If you are not a native English speaker, or if you have not spent the last 3 years in an English-taught school, please enclose one of the following:

  • TOEFL: minimum score of 525 points for the paper based test or 70 on the Internet Based Test (IBT).
  • Cambridge First Certificate Exam (FCE): Grade C. Please also send the statement of results with your detailed profile.
  • IELTS: Academic Module minimum Overall Band Score of 5.5 and min. 5.0 in each part (listening, reading, writing, speaking).

All English certificates must have been issued in the last 12 months prior to admission. If you do not meet the above English language requirements on application or your official English test results are not available, you will be required to take the Les Roches Marbella English entrance exam, and provide your official English results thereafter.

Interview – The school may require a phone or personal interview before admission into the program.

 

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