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Universidad de Barcelona

CETT-UB Bachelor's Degree

Specialization within Bachelor's degree in Tourism
Call for applications: September 2021

The Specialization in Tourism Management of the CETT-UB Bachelor's Degree in Tourism will allow you to make your professional career a reality. Throughout its subjects, you will live the set of experiences and knowledge necessary to effectively manage and plan any organization or company in the tourism sector, travel, and intermediation.

Imagine being able to train in a school that integrates real businesses with classrooms—a center with its own companies such as hotels, restaurants, and international residences. Live the CETT experience. Shape your future and study with us the specialty in Tourism Management.

Thanks to your training in Tourism Management at CETT-UB, you will develop what you are passionate about, and you will be part of a new generation of professionals capable of responding to the current challenges of the tourism industry: digitalization, sustainability, innovation, and the need for responsible and ethical development.

CETT-UB's Tourism Management Specialty will transform you:

  • You will be able to pursue an international double degree in France or Finland in just four years.
  • You will make the most of the different academic mobility options. CETT has more than 50 agreements with universities in 25 countries on four continents.
  • You will be able to do your internship abroad thanks to the various CETT agreements.
  • You will enjoy an international environment with university students and faculty from all over the world.
  • Your competencies and management skills as a CETT-UB student will be recognized within the industry.
  • You will join a new generation of industry experts. You and your classmates will be the future managers of tomorrow's tourism companies.
  • We are the center that teaches the most hours of English and a second foreign language: 30 credits of English and up to 27 credits of a second language such as French or German and Spanish for international students.
  • You will benefit from CETT-UB's close ties with the business sector and tourism administrations.
  • More than 85% of our students find a job within three months of completing their degree (Source: AQU).
  • Find out more reasons to study for this degree.
Un nou Turisme,


The Degree in Tourism has a 100% practical, applied and real learning system. You will be the center of the whole process and you will learn thanks to your active participation in the different activities.


The Specialization in Tourism Management of the CETT-UB Bachelor's Degree in Tourism will allow you to become a business leader in innovative, ethical, and sustainable tourism. You will also acquire the skills and tools to reinvent business models.


  • You will understand tourism activity from a global and international perspective.
  • You will develop the competencies to lead, manage and administer all types of companies, establishments, tourism organizations, entities related to business and event tourism, cultural tourism, etc.
  • You will obtain all the knowledge, techniques, and resources necessary for effective management and planning of any company or organization in the tourism sector,
  • You will discover how to create unique tourism experiences and the best channels to promote and market them to new traveler profiles.
  • You will learn how to carry out sustainable management of tourist destinations while respecting their territory and environment.
  • You will learn all the details of the administration and marketing of a tourism company: from administration to management, planning, business design, accounting and finance, marketing, communication and branding, digital and technological development, tourism law, project management, innovation, and people leadership.


  • You will have at your disposal the team of experts in career guidance and counseling Career Services and the CETT Job Bank, with more than 1,200 national and 80 international job offers per year.
  • You will be able to do your internship in any of the more than 672 national and international entities and companies in the sector that collaborate with CETT, such as Barcelona Turisme, Cultourberlin, Disneyland Paris, eDreams, Fira Internacional de Barcelona, or Lastminute, among others.


  • You will obtain a double university degree in just over four years thanks to international double Degrees.
  • You will be able to choose between pursuing a double degree in France or Finland.
  • You will have a competitive edge for your future job placement with a double university degree.


  • You can apply for an Erasmus grant to study in Europe or a SICUE grant for national mobility.
  • We have agreements with more than 50 universities in 25 countries on four continents, such as Michigan State University (USA), Hanyang University (South Korea), the William Angliss Institute (Australia), the University of Quebec (Canada), the Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences (Finland) and the Breda University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands), among many others.


  • You will obtain a bachelor's degree in Tourism with an official specialization in Tourism Management from the UB.
  • You will be able to customize your professional profile thanks to the skills enhancement intensification itineraries. By taking an intensification itinerary, you will receive an expert diploma in the chosen subject issued by CETT.
  • You will be part of the CETT Alumni network, with more than 19,800 CETT alumni worldwide, a network of professionals facilitating networking and continuous training.
  • You will be able to specialize even more thanks to the different intensification itineraries.
  • Crosstraining to get to know the various departments of a company thanks to the internships included in the intensification itineraries. Ask us without obligation.
  • You will have a highly academically rigorous faculty with a renowned and consolidated professional background in the tourism sector, who will provide individualized follow-up that will enhance your employability.
  • It will open doors to the job market: 45% of CETT-UB Tourism Degree students have found employment before graduating. Once graduated, 90% have done so within three months.

What do our CETT degree students think?

Mariona Abadias
CETT prepares you to be a versatile professional in a very creative way

Mariona Abadias

Bachelor's Degree in Tourism
Marta Magro
The fact that CETT is internationally recognized means that it has international mobility agreements with almost any destination.

Marta Magro

Bachelor's Degree in Tourism
Nheru González
What I like the most about CETT is the proximity and expertise of the teachers, so they are professionals who are currently working in the world of hospitality or tourism and allow you as a student, to squeeze them and learn many things.

Nheru González

Bachelor's Degree in Tourism

Our Bachelor's Degree in Tourism has a multidisciplinary approach, so no additional knowledge is required to access the program. Your pre-university studies will be enough, although we recommend that you have notions of humanities and social sciences.

If you come from a vocational background, you can apply for credit recognition and follow a tailor-made study pathway. Ask our student guidance team for all the details!

The recommended profile for prospective students of the degree:

  • Has a good level of foreign languages, especially English.
  • Has basic knowledge in tourism and hotel business management.
  • Has analytical and organizational skills.
  • Has critical and reflective capacity.
  • Can study the dynamics of business growth and internationalization.
  • Has empathy and willingness to work as part of a team.
  • Has a high sense of ethics.
  • Has an interest in traveling, enjoying the knowledge of other cultures, and contacting different realities.

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Photography from: Bachelors Degree in Tourism Management | CETT-UB Bachelor's Degree


Photography from: Bachelors Degree in Tourism Management | CETT-UB Bachelor's Degree
Photography from: Bachelors Degree in Tourism Management | CETT-UB Bachelor's Degree


Photography from: Bachelors Degree in Tourism Management | CETT-UB Bachelor's Degree


Photography from: Bachelors Degree in Tourism Management | CETT-UB Bachelor's Degree



The study plan for the Bachelor's Degree in Tourism is composed of four courses of 60 ECTS each. The first two are common to all students. In the 3rd and 4th years, you will study the subjects corresponding to the specializations.

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The study program of this degree is structured in four academic years, with 60 ECTS credits each. The first two academic years cover core areas for all students. The last two are dedicated to your chosen specialization.

At the end of your studies of the Tourism Management specialization of the Tourism Degree, you will be able to work in:

  • Transport and logistics companies
  • Public or private organizations
  • Travel companies, travel websites, tour operators, online reservation centers.
  • Companies organizing congresses and conventions.
  • Teaching, research, and consulting
Ámbitos de aplicación del Grado

More specifically, when you finish the specialization, you will be able to work as:

  • Head of tourism projects in large cities.
  • Destination promotion campaign manager
  • Public administration management technician
  • Visitor service coordinator
  • Manager of leisure spaces
  • Tourist destination manager
  • Tour guide
  • Marketing manager
  • Program manager of the revitalization plan
  • Tourism office manager
  • Technician in digital tools and tourist cartography
  • Professional organizer of congresses, events, and incentives
  • Congress, events, and incentives organizer
  • Booking manager
  • Project manager
  • MICE planner - DMC Technician

Also, you will always benefit from the Career Services department that will help you in your professional development, come and visit us on the second floor of the Campus!

What our Alumni say

Berta Tortajada

Berta Tortajada

Event producer a IVORY WORLDWIDE
Ricard Camps

Ricard Camps

Director fundador de BERLIN LOCAL GUIDE / Manager a CULTOURBERLIN
Un nou Turisme,

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