Bachelors Tourism Management

UCAM - Universidad Catlica San Antonio de Murcia

UCAM - Universidad Catlica San Antonio de Murcia

UCAM was among the first universities to adapt its programs to the European Quality System for Education, following the Bologna Process. In fact, UCAM’s Quality Department is currently assisting the Paraguayan Government to establish a quality assurance body in its respective education system. UCAM has around 340 renowned international strategic partners, among which are several leading colleges and universities around the world, such as UC Berkeley, Stanford, NTU, NUS or Università degli Studi di Bologna. With these partners, UCAM has established students’, staff’ and professors’ exchange programs, joint degrees and other kinds of academic collaborations. UCAM’s teaching method is based on personalized attention with a reduced number of students per class and a personal tutor assigned to each student. UCAM also offers a modern system of distance teaching. UCAM is strongly linked to the business world through study plans responsive to market exigencies, obligatory internships in public and private institutions and enterprises as part of every undergraduate and master's degree, as well as research programs in collaboration with large regional, national and multinational companies. UCAM has a special environment, both culturally and historically. Its main campus is located around the XVIII century Jerónimos Monastery (National Monument) where infrastructures, labs, and research rooms provide UCAM’s students with excellent facilities to combine theoretical knowledge with practical implementation. As a Catholic institution, UCAM’s aim is to offer an integral formation to its students, not only in terms of academic knowledge but also regarding human values by means of academic subjects, volunteering projects, meetings, congresses, and workshops. UCAM is known as the University of Sports. It is the only European university with a professional basketball team in the first national league (ACB League Spain). Furthermore, UCAM competes on a professional level with 20 comparable teams. In the Spanish University Sports Competitions, UCAM won 46 medals, being hailed 2012 Champion competing in 21 disciplines with more than 2000 college athletes. UCAM’s students were awarded about 100 medals in the Olympic Games in Athens, Beijing and London. Moreover, UCAM functions as the educational body of the Spanish LFP (Professional Football League).

Bachelors Tourism Management

UCAM students can count on personalized attention that fits their needs. This is why each student is given a personal tutor and class sizes are deliberately kept small. The variety of the academic programs on offer constantly adapted to the real needs of society and recognized by the European Higher Education Area.

The campus’ top class infrastructure, its labs, and studios allied with the practical subjects will get students ready to put the acquired knowledge into action. Students have to complete an internship in a public or private institution where they will receive a taste of their future field of expertise.

Year 1

• Tourism Market Structure
• Communication Theory
• English for Tourism
• Fundamentals of Accounting
• Tourism Legislation and Regulation
• Theology I
• Advertising and Interactive
• Communication In Tourism
• Commercial Law
• Fundamentals of Ethics
• Business English
• Geographical Analysis of Tourism
• Resources and Destinations
• Business Organisation and Management

Year 2

• Fundamentals of Marketing
• Foreign Language I
• Fundamentals of Economics
• Territorial Tourism Planning and
• Sustainability
• Oral and Written Communication
• Media Industries and Tourism
• Foreign Language II
• Innovation Management
• Commercial Management & Marketing
• Applied Ethics and Bioethics
• Theology II

Year 3

• Consumer Behaviour
• Tourism and Cooperation for Local
• Development
• Events Management and Protocol
• Social Doctrine of The Church
• Statistics Applied to Tourism
• Advertising and Public Relations
• Humanities
• Cultural Heritage Management
• Tourism Distribution Channels and
• Intermediation
• Optional Course I: International
• Marketing Creativity in
• Communication Leisure and Active
• Tourism Management
• Market Research Methods
• Leadership and Emotional Intelligence

Year 4

• Sales Management
• Hospitality Management
• Quality Tourism Management
• Tourism Consulting and Research
• Public Management of Tourism
• Destinations
• Optional Course II: Strategic
• Management
• Advertising Design Applied to Tourism
• Management of Travel and Tourism
• Operations
• Image Management and Communication
• Bachelor’s Degree Final Project
• Internship
• Optional Course III: Financial Analysis
• Public Relations Strategy

• Scanned biopage of your valid passport
• High School academic transcript and Diploma and national exam result slip
• Language proficiency certificate such as IELTS/TOEFL/ DELE
• Statement of Purpose to access the program
• Curriculum Vitae
• Application fees (120€ non-refundable)

Requirements to get a Spanish student visa?
Before you schedule an appointment at the Spanish Embassy in your country there are a few documents you need to have ready. These visa preparation documents highly vary per nationality and sometimes even per state department of your country. See here a list of requirements that usually need to be presented.
• National visa application form
• Biometric pictures
• Passport with expiry date at least 6 months past the date you are applying for
• Health Insurance Letter from Spanish provider
• Medical Examination, following the current requirements of the Spanish Health Association
• Accommodation Letter
• Bank statement, showing that you can financially sustain yourself during your whole stay in Spain (this amount varies every year, contact us for the up-to-date requirements)
• Invitation and offer letter from a Spanish academic institution
• Visa fees paid
• Most of these documents need to be translated into Spanish by a sworn translator and legalized by the notary or Spanish authorities, depending on your country of origin.

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Course Preview
  • Degree type: Bachelors
  • Duration: 4 years
  • ECT's: 240
  • Language: English
  • Start date: Sep
  • Study type: Full-Time
  • Tution fee: 6.990 €/year
  • Delivery mode: Online/On-Campus
  • Ranking: #1 European school for Computer Science & Psychology (U-Multirank)
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