Degree Programme in Tourism and Event Management


Kuvituskuva: opiskelijoita Porvoon kampuksella

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.

Application period from 7 to 20 January 2021 at 15.00 (UTC/GMT +2)

Entrance examination in Finland

  • FULLY Online Entrance examination February 4th, 2021 (Written part 1 and 2) and February 15th – 19th, 2021 ( Interview part)
  • Entrance examination April 6th, 2021 (Written part 1 and 2) and April 20th 2021 (Interview part) – for further notice some parts might will be conducted at the campus.
  • We are not accepting exams conducted elsewhere in Finland in other Universities of Applied Sciences.

Entrance examination outside Finland:

  • March 10th, 2021  (phase 1 written part) and March 22nd -23rd  2021 (Phase 2 Interview part) 
    • Russia, Saint Petersburg
    • Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh
    • China, Suzhou
Bachelor of Hospitality Management (restonomi)

Scope of the Programme: 210 ECTS

Degree programme: Tourism and Event Management

Campus: Porvoo

Study mode: Full-time 

Employment opportunities after graduation: Key Account Manager, Team Leader, Sales Negotiator, Service Developer, Event Coordinator, Event Producer, HR Assistant, Marketing Assistant, Social Media Manager


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