International Tourism Management Bachelor's degrees

A glimpse of your future

There are many roads open to you when you earn your International Tourism Management bachelor’s degree. What about working as a manager sustainable tourism at TUI or a project manager at Zoover. You can also work as a product manager or an (online) marketer. Do you want to know more about your many options? Take a look at the career opportunities and read interviews with alumni.

Do you want to continue your education after completing the International Tourism Management bachelor’s degree? This bachelor’s degree grants you access to many domestic and foreign master’s degrees.

Starting salary

The starting salary for recent Tourism & Leisure graduates is approximately € 2,309 gross per month (Higher Education Guide 2023).

Look at possible professions

Employment opportunities

Because of the rapid changes taking place in the tourism sector, there is a strong demand for young professionals with in-depth knowledge of e-commerce. A Tio degree is very valuable in the tourism industry. That’s why there is a great demand for Tio graduates.

Successful in the tourism industry

Tourism continues to grow worldwide and it is of crucial importance to our global economy. New business models and the advent of online entrepreneurship have reshaped the sector drastically. With regard to products, there are constant new development: consumers are always looking for unique experiences. In addition to package and group trips, there is a growing demand for custom trips and the sector face some disruptors in the market. A worl in motion! 

What can you do and where can you work?

What can you do once you complete the International Tourism Management bachelor’s course at Tio University of Applied Sciences?
Nearly every sector of industry has a need for well-trained managers with excellent organisational skills. After completing this bachelor’s degree, you can therefore have your pick of many positions and areas of expertise.

Think of professions such as:

  • Product manager
  • (Business) travel advisor
  • Tour manager
  • (Online) marketer
  • Event manager
  • City marketer
  • Sales manager
  • Consultant
  • Tour leader
  • Travel manager
  • Entrepreneur

Where can you work? Examples include:

  • Tour operators
  • Theme parks
  • (Business) travel organisations
  • Airlines
  • Event and incentive agencies
  • Cruise lines
  • Hotels
  • Wildlife resorts
  • Booking websites
  • Marketing agencies
  • Consultancy firms
  • Your own business
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Master's degrees

The International Tourism Management degree entitles you to enrol in many national and international master degree programmes. Generally, to follow a master programme, you must complete a pre-master.

Master programmes

Worldwide there are many different master degree programmes offered in various fields of interest. Are you thinking about studying for a master’s degree abroad? Maybe one of the masters offered by Tio’s partner universities will suit you.

  • Business Administration
  • Business and Management
  • Consultancy and Entrepreneurship
  • Hospitality Management
  • Hotel and Tourism Management
  • Innovative Hospitality Management
  • International Business Management
  • International Economics and Business
  • International Event Management
  • International Hotel Management
  • International Leisure and Tourism
  • Leisure
  • Tourism and Environment
  • Management
  • Management & Leadership
  • Marketing Communicatie
  • Tourism Destination Management

Masters around the world

Master's degrees at Tio's partner universities

More info?

For more information about master degree programmes and attending a master at one of Tio’s partner universities, please visit our master's degree page.

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Alumni association

You can run into Tio alumni anywhere! They work in a wide range of sectors, from SMEs to multinationals or as independent entrepreneurs. Graduates from Tio come together in Tio Alumni: an extensive and important network that can do wonders for your career.

Tio Alumni strives to maintain the bond between Tio and its alumni and strengthen and expand the contacts between alumni. More than ten thousand Tio graduates can meet each other both on- and offline and get together several times throughout the year for networking sessions, master classes and events. The focus is on expanding and maintaining your network. There is also a strong focus on networking via the Tio Alumni LinkedIn group. This is where Tio and its alumni share vacancies and industry-specific information and exchange knowledge.
Tio likes to keep in touch with its former students. It has therefore formed an alumni council made up of twenty-seven former students. The council's members are actively involved in the development of Tio's policies.

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“Tio Alumni can give you a kick-start to your career, to finding a new job or a good assignment.”
Dignus Heijning | Alumni
“An alumni network offers graduates a ton of added value. You can share ideas and experiences, inspire each other and get closer to finding your dream job.”
Machteld Bakker | Alumna

Career opportunities

  • Career opportunities after studying at Tio
    Career opportunities after studying at Tio
  • Final thesis at Tenzing Travel
    Final thesis at Tenzing Travel
  • Director of the Schiphol Travel Group
    Director of the Schiphol Travel Group