- To qualify competent professionals to act in the field of tourism and hotel management, with high potential for integration into the job market.
- To develop responsiveness to the structural and circumstantial changes that characterize the current situation of the tourism sector.
- To know methods of balanced management of the economic resources, bearing in mind the challenges that this business sector faces.
- To provide the hotel market with human resources who are specialized in the field, contributing to the quality improvement of the services rendered.
The career prospects correspond to the different labour needs in the several hotel departments, namely the Board, Management and Administration. Apart from the accommodation companies, the future professional may perform tasks in the same areas in Airlines and Shipping Companies, Tour Operators, Central and Regional Tourism Bodies, Tourism Companies and Similar Institutions, Car Rental Companies, Projects Specialized in the Leisure Industry, Event Planning, Tourist Animation, Private and Public Bodies of Tourism Promotion.
Élvio Camacho, PhD Candidate
Nelson Abreu, PhD Candidate
After Work Regime or
Daytime Regime (from Monday to Saturday – morning/afternoon)