MBA stands for Master in Business Administration and consists of a program of curriculum that provides a foundation in the core concepts of business, including management, finance, economics, sales, marketing, human resource management, and supply chain management.
MBA in Tourism is a program designed for students who want to build a career in the tourism industry. Students of this program get to acquire knowledge in terms of strategies, analytical and policy-making skills necessary for excellent tourism management. Topics of study involves the exploration of different types of tourism, tourism sociology, finance, marketing, and cultural competency.
In Brazil, there are three types of degree: Bachelors - takes between four to six years to complete and students can work as teachers after finishing four years of research. Masters - takes one to two years to achieve; Doctoral/PhD - the highest degree you can study and takes three to four years to achieve. These three degrees loosely correspond to the three cycles of the Bologna Process - the European system of higher education. This means that if you have achieved an undergraduate degree at a European university, you should be qualified to achieve a Masters in Brazil.
Top MBA Programs in Tourism and Hospitality in Brazil 2018