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With a bachelor's degree from the Faculty of Business and Economics at John von Neumann University, you can become a leading business professional in an exceptionally developing region. The further development of the region requires graduates with economic, financial, organisational, management and business communication skills, who can interact creatively with the technical professionals from companies in the region.

At the JvNU Faculty of Business and Economics Kecskemét campus, you can gain marketable, practical knowledge in a 21st century environment in our basic training courses

  • Bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality


The Tourism and Catering Bachelor's degree programme trains economists with a good knowledge of the economic and regulatory environment of travel agencies, hotels and restaurants. This course is recommended for those who wish to acquire practical skills in the sector, in addition to a well-grounded, broad knowledge of economics.

During the course, students will learn about the business world and cultural factors of domestic and foreign travel management, the hotel industry, catering and gastronomy, they will acquire specific operational knowledge of the sector's businesses, as well as the basics of related management, marketing, legal and communication disciplines.

The practical nature of the course is reinforced by project assignments and a two-and-a-half-year compulsory internship, during which students participate in longer-term practical training at an external site.

Graduates will have an understanding of the international and intercultural context of the tourism and hospitality sector. They will learn the specificities of working in projects and teams and develop their professional language skills in order to be able to work in a multinational environment.

Main general business subjects: economics, management, marketing, business communication, accounting, corporate finance, business law, human resource management, business statistics

Specialised subjects: accommodation, hotel management, hospitality basics, catering and gastronomy management, tourism marketing, travel management, destination management, event management, health tourism, nutrition and hygiene, visitor, and attraction management

Duration of training: 8 semesters

Title of qualification awarded in the diploma: Bachelor's Degree in Economics in Tourism and Hospitality

Person responsible and contact details: Prof. Dr. habil Dávid Lóránt Dénes, david.lorant.denes@nje.hu

Admission requirements: high school graduation, regular admission in accordance with the legal requirements.

Application process: felvi.hu

Fees payable: for self-paying students HUF 240 000 

e-mail: gtk@nje.hu
phone: +36 70 338 5000

Education and Training Directorate (Oktatási és Képzési Igazgatóság)
contact person: Zsuzsanna Kiss
e-mail: kiss.zsuzsanna@nje.hu
phone: +36 76 516 379