Hospitality is one of the most rapidly developing industries, which creates an increasing need for qualified specialists in the field. The programme strives to develop theoretical and practical skills in establishing and running hotels and restaurants.

The programme aims

Еrain qualified specialists in hospitality.

The Programme’s advantages

All modules are delivered by experienced specialists in hospitality.

Upon completing the Programme, you will be able to:

  • work in hospitality management and marketing;
  • manage hospitality projects;
  • analyse the performance of hospitality businesses;
  • supervise the development of hospitality businesses;
  • develop strategies for the development of individual hotels and hotel chains.


During the course of study, you will learn everything about international and Russian hotel complex management, covering topics such as hotel management, operative hotel management, and strategic planning. That will give you an understanding of the ways various business processes are integrated and adapted to the work of organizations in the hospitality industry, with the internal organization and the external environment taken into account. You will learn how to develop service standards in various segments of the hotel business and implement them. Practicing teachers will share their experiences in the field and the secrets of the profession. Participating in professional competitions will allow you to network and plan your professional development, as well as gain new knowledge and skills. Having knowledge in the fields of personnel management and development, customer relations, and hospitality business management will allow you to effectively use modern methods, techniques, and management tools to implement innovative solutions, improving the quality of your work in an unstable, competitive business environment with dynamic market changes.

Programme type


Language of instruction



Institute of Economics and Management

Courses & Study Load

Number of ECTS credits: 120

Core courses:
module in innovation and communications technology in hospitality management, module in hotel development strategies, module in the analysis of hospitality business performance.


Training Centre of the Institute of Recreation, Tourism, and Physical Education; Universal hotel, Villa Lana hotel; River Side entertainment centre; Amore guest house; Georgenburg hotel; Cherepakha hotel; Marton Palace hotel; Kaliningrad hotel; Moskva hotel; Chayka hotel.

·         Hospitality technology

·         Hospitality planning

·         Professional ethics and service activities

·         Security and engineering services in the hotel complexes

·         Foodservice in the hotel complexes

·         Standardization and quality control of hotel services

·         Personnel management

Career Opportunities

Graduates hold different positions in the hospitality industry.

Admission & Tuition

Hotel Business, «Hotel facilities management»To enter a Master's programme applicants are required to take the following exams:

  • Written exam (or a test) in the chosen field of study (100 points maximum)
  • Foreign language (a pass or fail test)

We also accept international certificates of proficiency in English

Cambridge exam: PET, FCE, CAE, CPE; IELTS; TOEFL or

German: Goethe-Zertifikat A2, Goethe-Zertifikat Fit in Deutsch, Goethe-Zertifikat B1 / B2 , -Goethe-Zertifikat C1, Goethe-Zertifikat C2: GDS, test DaF, DSD B2 / C1, - telc A2 / B1 / C1 / C2, -ÖSD, -DSH.


Dr Oksana Ivleva

Degree Programme Manager
+7 (4012) 595-586
Language of instruction: Russian