1. The program

  • The EMTM offers a truly integrated study program, recognized and accredited in all three participating countries. When students have acquired 120 ECTS, they will obtain an EMTM Joint Diploma and the Diploma Supplement.
  • The first semester is carried out at the University of Southern Denmark, Kolding, where students are introduced, at an advanced level, to the conceptualization and strategic communication of sustainability, innovation, and competitiveness in tourism development and management.
  • The second semester is carried out at the University of Ljubljana. Here, students are involved in courses regarding the policy instruments, indicators, and management tools available for governmental sustainable policy-making in tourism. 
  • The third semester is carried out at the University of Girona, where the focus is placed on contemporary issues of strategic importance like tourism destination planning, collaboration, network management, customer relations, and management of destinations and tourism products.The fourth semester is exclusively devoted to the completion of the master thesis. Each student is assigned a supervisor from one of the three EMTM Consortium universities. Besides, students who wish to do so can spend the fourth semester in one of the associated partner universities which the EMTM Consortium has outside Europe.