Degree in Hospitality Management


Program Description


The degree in Hotel Management was designed based on the needs of the sector, namely the growing professionalization of human resources related to the hotel activity; the demand for quality in the provision of excellent service, the emergence of large hotel groups and increased competition, both nationally and internationally. The Hotel Management course is strongly oriented towards creating relationships among the numerous stakeholders in the sector, based on customer focus, information technologies, planning, analysis and organization skills, time management, but above all. in the management and motivation of human resources. This set of assumptions enables students to achieve high performance in a global context by putting into practice positive leadership techniques applied to the sector.

The Universidade Europeia School of Tourism and Hospitality (ETH) has more than 170 partnerships in the field of tourism and hospitality, providing its students with real and diverse experiences. In this context, we offer experiences with partners in the hotel area, such as hotel groups such as Vila Galé, Pestana group, Real hotel group and Marriott group, among others. In the area of collaborative networking, we have partnerships like AirBnB and Uniplaces that contribute to the development of the shared economy and Zomato and the Fork, catering e-commerce platforms, just to name a few. These are important players in the market and represent strategic partnerships for the school and professional development of our students and future professionals in the hotel sector. We also highlight the strategic partnership with the Tourism and Hospitality School of Portugal, which allows students to develop their practical know-how skills and apply the knowledge acquired in the classroom.

A degree in hotel management at Universidade Europeia has a very high employability rate, as confirmed by the Infocursos website which reports 93.4%. The diversity of content allows students to develop skills and apply their knowledge in the areas of event organization, hotel management, marketing, sales and hotel sales.

There are a number of reasons for attending a degree, but the best way to confirm its success and effectiveness is to attend it and have contact with a highly motivated faculty to create the best professionals in the field and participate in new innovation-oriented laboratories. development of best practices in the hotel sector.

Career Opportunities

  • Accommodation Manager
  • Catering Manager
  • Event Manager
  • Restaurant Director
  • Hotel Manager / Director
  • Hostels & Local Manager

Entrance Examinations

Economy or Geography or Portuguese

International experience

The Universidade Europeia offers its students the possibility of international mobility under the Erasmus program and other cooperation protocols. It currently has about 200 partner universities scattered around the world. These include the main destinations of choice for our students: Universidad Andrés Bello (Chile), the Peruvian University of Applied Sciences (Peru), the University of Bologna (Italy), the University of Rijeka (Croatia), the Institute of Hospitality Management in Prague (Czech Republic), Kozminski University (Poland) and others. We also have exclusive partnerships with our global programs, including MODUL University Vienna (Austria), the University of California (Riverside and Berkeley), Dublin City University (Ireland), PACE University (New York, USA) and the Universidade Europeia of Madrid (Spain).


Proximity to the business world through seminars, internships and projects, among others.

A testimony

The degree in Hospitality Management has undoubtedly been the gateway to a world of opportunities that are increasingly being affirmed in the national and international economy. Having completed my training at a recognized institution in the market as a reference in the sector, it still represents the desired differentiation to achieve the gratifying challenges in my professional life. Strongly recommend the Universidade Europeia !

Rodrigo Leal
Alumni - Director of Hotel Casa Mãe, Lagos
Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

The Universidade Europeia is located in Portugal and offers access to student-centered quality education.

The Universidade Europeia is located in Portugal and offers access to student-centered quality education. Read less
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