Tourism, Master

Job and career

Job and career

A master’s degree in tourism will provide you with analytical, communication, teamwork and problem solving skills you need to develop your career in tourism in Denmark or internationally. Our graduates work in communication, management, consultancy, and policy development roles in the public and private sector organisations around the world.

We have a strong focus on careers throughout the Master programme, with close links to businesses and policymakers, guest speakers from industry and NGOs, innovation camps with external organisations and collaboration with AAU Career and Job Centre. You have the opportunity to undertake an internship and collaborate with tourism related organisations on your semester project or Master thesis

You will also learn how to network with tourism and other relevant professionals, reflect on your personal competences and career goals, develop your CV and professional social media profile, learn how to write effective applications, and have one-to-one guidance with Career Advisors.

Examples of our graduates’ jobs:

  • Marketing manager, Visit Denmark
  • Development Consultant, Danish Coast and Nature Tourism
  • Senior Consultant, Epinion
  • Sales Consultant, Web-Koncept
  • Project Coordinator, Comwell

Career counselling at AAU

AAU Career provides guidance on your career. While studying at AAU, you can participate in career seminars and job related events. You can also book a career counselling session and talk about, for example:

  • Application and cv
  • Finding an internship or a student job
  • Competencies – both academic and personal
  • Tools to help you clarify your ideas about your future career
  • How to get started on your job search before graduation


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