Hochschule Fresenius - University of Applied Sciences

International Tourism & Event Management

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Business and Economics
English only
Application open all year
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Both semesters
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
Please note that there is an additional fee of 50€ per month for non-EU students. This does not apply for holders of a German higher education entrance qualification or a state-recognized Bachelor's degree.

6 reasons why to choose this Master

Become a fundamental part of this booming sector
Learn about tourism trends, consumer behavior, event management, intercultural communication and many other topics in this thriving industry. → More Info
Work + international experience = 6-month internship abroad
Apply everything you’ve learned while spending one semester working in a non-German-speaking country. → More Info
Choose to study in one of these great cosmopolitan cities: Cologne or Hamburg
Depending on which campus you choose, you will either enjoy the friendliness of Cologne or the open-minded spirit of Hamburg. → More Info
Take advantage of a wide variety of career options
Event organization, travel sales, trade fairs, festivals, communication and transportation management are just some of the career options this master’s program will give you. → More Info
Top-class education since 1848
Hochschule Fresenius combines more than 165 years of experience with modernity and innovation for the future. → More Info
Take advantage of the master’s degree discount
After completing a bachelor’s degree at Fresenius University of Applied Sciences, you will receive a 10% discount on the total tuition fees for a master’s degree. → More Info

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Qualification Requirements

The application requirements for the Master's programme in “International Tourism & Event Management” are:

Bachelor (undergraduate) degree

Previous degree (or equivalent) in:

  • (no restrictions mentioned).

Minimum ECTS required:

  • (not mentioned)*.

At least 45 ECTS points in the preceding Bachelor’s program must have been acquired in the field of business administration or media and communication studies. Any specialist admission requirements that are not met may be completed by means of a separate admissions test.


*Students who have not yet completed their Bachelor’s program must have acquired 80 percent of their credit points when submitting their application. Outstanding credits must be completed by matriculation at the latest.

The Bachelor’s program must be completed with a grade of “good” or better. If the average grade does not meet this requirement, the academic ability may be proven by means of a separate admissions test.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

CERF English
min B2
[ min B2 First (FCE) ]
[ min 6.5 ]
[ min 94 ]
[ min 240 ]
[ min 586 ]
[ min 775 ]
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Application in Hamburg is only possible for the program start in winter.
Summer semester: Program start in Cologne is possible in summer and winter.

Application Procedure & Selection

directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

Online-Application form

Use the application forms to submit a non-binding application.

Copy of the first university-level degree

You will find an upload section on the online application portal with the documents required for enrollment. The only thing needed by post is a certified copy of your university entrance qualification. All other documents required for enrollment can be submitted after the application procedure.

English Language Certificate → Language Requirements


Hochschule Fresenius - University of Applied Sciences
This study program is based in:

1a) Campus Hamburg

1b) Campus Cologne

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