Faculty: Master Studies and Research Department
Study level: Graduate
Duration of studies: 4 semesters (2 years)
Availability of specialisation: Tourism Economics
Availability of foundation year: N/A
Language(s) of instruction: Az
Qualification: Master in Tourism Economics
Fees: 2000 azn
The citizens of Azerbaijan must take part in the entrance examinations conducted by the State Examination Center (SEC) for admitting the University of Azerbaijan. International students may apply to the Azerbaijani University without taking part in the SEC exam. Admission of foreigners is based on the number of factors including the previous record of academic performance, applicant’s personal characteristics and etc.
Applicants for graduate programs of the Azerbaijan University are required the following documents to be sent via email or by post:
• Completed application form
• Copy of undergraduate diploma
• A copy of document proving the knowledge of English such as IELTS,TOEFL (or an official letter stamped by the university conforming that English was the primary language of their study)
• CV (Curriculum Vitae)
• Copy of International Passport
• Two letters of reference
• Statement of Purpose (300-400 words)
All documents are to be submitted in English.
Candidates whose applications are accepted will be required to bring the original of the above mentioned documents upon visiting the Azerbaijan University. Successful applicants will be notified about the status of application via email.
Short description of the study programme
Undergraduates studying tourism economics specialization study the tourism industry and its economic importance, the specifics of tourism and hotel operations, the practical application of this knowledge in the governing bodies and tourism industry. During their studies, they acquire the basic knowledge and skills that are essential to their future careers in the tourism industry.
To get a master's degree in a specialty, undergraduates must study tourism and country studies, conduct research on problem solving, and learn the methods used.
Class Schedule of Tourism Economics available HERE.