Hospitality Management (Jan) / Bainistíocht Fáilteachais

Applicants should possess a bachelor degree at honours level (2.2 grade or higher) or equivalent. In addition, applicants may be required to complete an admission interview.

If English is not your first language you will need to provide evidence of your English language proficiency as detailed on our website. Applicants for this course should have a minimum IELTS (Academic Version) English Proficiency of 6.5 overall (or equivalent) with nothing less than 6 in each component.

Note: Due to the considerable competition for our postgraduate courses satisfying the minimum entry requirement is not a guarantee of a place. Depending on the course of study applications will be assessed based on candidates? academic grades and may also take into account applicants? work/life experience. TU Dublin recognises both REL and RPL. Applicants may also be required to attend for interview for specific courses.


The hospitality industry is a major worldwide industry. It is dynamic, competitive, resilient and international in nature. It is wide-ranging, covering everything from deluxe hotels, restaurants, designer bars, catering operations and nightclubs, to hospitality organisations, development, marketing, research and education. TU Dublin’s MSc in Hospitality Management is designed to provide participants with the expert knowledge and skills necessary for a successful career at senior management level in any sector of this vibrant industry. This course is aimed at students with a variety of academic and professional backgrounds.

This globally recognised hospitality programme is one of TU Dublin’s most sought-after courses. It is the first programme of its kind in the Republic of Ireland and provides participants with a top-level educational package that is delivered by leading academics and experts from the national and international hospitality sector. The course covers all aspects of the hospitality industry with a business-based curriculum that is designed to equip participants with the management skills and analytic capabilities necessary to obtain careers in a wide range of organisational settings.

Career opportunities are literally abound in the national and international hospitality sector. This Masters Degree opens the door to excellent employment opportunities and accelerated promotion within a wide range of organisational roles. Graduates are particularly well placed to find rewarding careers in managerial positions within the hospitality industry. Graduates have also gone on to work in consulting, tourism, events, marketing, revenue management, teaching and lecturing or have started their own businesses. 

The course involves six taught modules plus a dissertation in the area of Hospitality Management.

Hospitality Management Modules:

  • International Hospitality Operations Management
  • Strategic Revenue Management Solutions
  • Dissertation (including Research Methods)

Core Modules:

  • Managerial Finance & Entrepreneurialism
  • The Effective Manager
  • Emerging Industry Issues
  • Strategic Marketing & Digital Commerce

Spring semester (Jan- May 2021) will be fully accessed online.

Autumn semester (Sept – Dec 2021) schedule to be confirmed (Classes may be held on-campus in Grangegorman depending on Covid-19 developments).

TU331 Spring Term: January 25th – May 7th 2021
Monday 11am 12pm Emerging Industry Issues
Thursday 9am 10am Dissertation Research 
Thursday 11am 12pm Managerial Finance & Entrepreneurialism
Thursday 12pm 1pm Tutor Session
Thursday 2pm 3pm Strategic Revenue Management Solutions

Autumn term (Sept – Dec) will also be held on Mondays & Thursdays (times to be confirmed)



Applications will open on 1st April 2022

Please note due to the great demand for our courses early applications are assessed when received and dealt with promptly. Therefore it is advisable to make early applications for an early response. If you do not yet have your final degree results this will not hinder your application as we are happy to issue conditional offer letters in such circumstances.


TU Code



Level 9


Master of Science


1 year

Course Type


Mode of Study

Full Time

Method of Delivery


Commencement Date

January 2023


City Centre: Grangegorman


Fees EU

Fees Non EU

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Dr Ralf Burbach - Assistant Head of School