Full-time Bachelor-degree program

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)

ECTS: 240

Fields of study: Tourism

Language of instruction: Russian

Faculty of International Relations and Politics

Tuition fee:

212 700 ₽/year


The program is aimed at training professionals for business and event tourism industry with in-depth knowledge and strong skills necessary to succeed on local and international tourism markets, implement national projects on inbound and domestic tourism, national tourist routes and development of regions. 


  • Practitioners from business and event tourism areas as guest lecturers
  • Intensive learning methods including case studies, business games
  • Hands-on learning approach
  • Training qualified professionals for working on processes of preparing, assessing and expertise of decision-making in tourism industry both in companies and state agencies for culture and tourism  

Main courses:

  • Information systems and technologies in tourism
  • Tourism industry economics
  • Region study and destination management
  • Marketing in tourism
  • Destination branding
  • Federal and regional target programs
  • Business administration for organizations involved in tourism
  • Management for organizations involved in tourism
  • Service in tourism
  • Intercultural communications in tourism (administrative issues)
  • Business communication psychology
  • Promotion and sales technologies in tourism
  • Quality management in tourism
  • Corporate culture and personnel management in tourism industry
  • Transportation services in tourism

Learning outcomes:

  • Skills in strategic management for tourism organizations and destinations
  • Skills in quality management for tourism services
  • Developing objects in tourism
  • Tourism market research
  • Sales and promotion of tourism products

Career opportunities

  • Large-scale event manager
  • Travel company owner
  • Road-show manager
  • Officer in state agencies for tourism and regional development
  • Quality manager
  • Tourist destination brand manager

Program director: Aleksander Yakovlev

7, Tuchkov lane, Vasilievsky Island, St. Petersburg, 199178, Russia

Phone: +7 (812) 740-59-72