The curriculum of the Department of Tourism and Hotel Management emphasizes practical applications in the international hospitality and tourism industry. The program focuses on providing a world-class education in operational and managerial aspects of the tourism industry in general, especially in hotel, restaurant, food and beverage, and travel services management. Students gain theoretical as well as practical knowledge that is immediately applicable to real-life circumstances. Prior to graduation, students are required to successfully complete a one-semester internship.
Why study at Bilkent University
Bilkent University was founded to provide an environment for learning and intellectual growth encompassing the sciences, technology, humanities and the arts.
Bilkent offers a stimulating learning environment and a colorful social atmosphere. Its extensive campus provides a comfortable base for academic studies and extracurricular involvement while having the advantages of being close to a thriving metropolis. Students can commute to campus via the free shuttle system.
Bilkent University has recently been ranked 54th in the 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) Asia University Rankings. According to I.S.I. Citation Indexes, Bilkent continues to rank high in Turkey in a number of published papers per faculty member and ranks high internationally.