Hospitality Management study programme is a joint study programme of Utena University of Applied Sciences and Rezekne Academy of Technologies (Latvia). Studies are conducted in both institutions, the language of instructions is English.
Studies are completed after a defence of the Final Thesis, specified in commonly of both institutions teachers prepared Methodological Requirements of Final Thesis writing, legal acts of Utena UAS and RTA. After completion of the Joint Hospitality Management Study Programme students will be awarded a joint qualification degree corresponding Lithuanian and Latvian degree in accordance with the European Qualifications Framework and the Dublin Descriptors Degree and adequately corresponds to the sixth qualification level.
Students who complete the Hospitality Management degree program will be able to work in Lithuania and foreign hospitality companies (accommodation, catering, leisure, etc. providing hospitality services) as business managers, administrators or heads of the department.
They will be able to perform the following functions: organize activities of the hospitality company, implement projects and hospitality business innovations, provide hospitality services, manage hospitality company’s information, make decisions to ensure a quality of the company ‘s operation, prepare and manage hospitality businesses documentation,organize work of the employees and the company,analyze customer needs and market conditions,communicate with Lithuanian and foreign business partners, clients, customers and suppliers.
Graduates of the Hospitality Management degree program will be able to establish a hospitality company and manage it.