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Degree Programme in Tourism and Event Management, Porvoo

Degree Programme in Tourism and Event Management, Porvoo



Passion for travelling and international atmosphere? Business Tourism studies on Porvoo Campus offer a great base for a professional career in international tourism business.

As a student you can choose between two alternative specializations:

  • Sales and Service Development in Business Tourism
  • Events Management.

Graduates acquire project management, research and development, coaching, problem solving, and innovation skills. Learning takes place as team work in real-life projects where personal development, networking, and presentation skills are highlighted.

Students can apply their skills in the dynamic tourism sector (airlines, travel agencies, events, hotels), and have specific know-how of their specialization, applicable in any global company. Graduates can produce, sell or buy travel services, work in the events industry, or start up a new business.

The studies are divided into the following modules:

  • Communication Skills in Travel and Tourism
  • Tourism Operational Environment
  • Production and Sales of Travel and Tourism Services
  • Social and Collaboration Skills
  • Business and Entrepreneurial Skills.

Bachelor of Hospitality Management (Restonomi), 210 credit points (ECTS)

Degree Programme in Tourism and Event Management
Campus: Porvoo

Full-time studies that begin in August 2020

Application period from 8 to 22 January 2020 at 15.00 (UTC/GMT +2)

Information has been updated on 27 March 2020 due to the COVID-19

Entrance examination in Finland is now online

Entrance examination outside Finland:


Information concerning the cancellation of Haaga-Helia’s degree programmes’ entrance examination in Suzhou, China 2.-3.3.2020. 

The Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences’ entrance examination scheduled in Suzhou, China, on 2th – 3th March 2020 has been cancelled. This cancellation decision has been made by the management of Haaga-Helia. The reason is to avoid any health risks for the applicants and exam organisers due to the ongoing outbreak and spreading of the coronavirus in China. 

Those who have applied for the degree programmes are advised to consider participating in the entrance examination in Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam) or Saint Petersburg (Russia).


Application period with SAT scores from 23 January to 8 April 2020 15.00 (UTC/GMT +2)

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