How to Study MBA in Tourism Management Abroad?


MBA in Tourism management is a course that will provide students with good career opportunities. The best thing that can happen to students who are interested in this course is that they will be able to pursue their studies with leading institutions in both within our country as well as abroad.

There are numerous colleges that are reputed for the courses they offer in countries like Singapore, Australia, Malaysia and UK. Students can also go to Canada and USA for their advanced education.

A few of the topics that are taught by the foreign universities include:

  • MBA in E-Commerce
  • MBA in Entrepreneurship
  • MBA in Finance & Investment
  • MBA in Financial Marketing
  • MBA in Human Resource Management
  • MBA in Marketing
  • MBA in Strategic Marketing

Eligibility Criteria for doing MBA in Tourism Management

The eligibility criteria of the students will vary according to the university they apply. But a few of the general criteria will remain the same. They are:

  • Aspirants must be graduates of any stream.
  • Students must have work experience. They will be needed to produce their certificate of work experience when they apply.
  • Students have got to have a good GMAT and TOEFL/IELTS score.
  • Students are needed to possess an excellent extracurricular background.

Application Procedures for doing MBA in Abroad

Applicants can procure their applications by two methods. They are:


This is the simplest and easiest method of applying. Candidates will be able to finish the application without making too many errors.


Students can download the PDF version of the form and send it along side all the relevant papers after filling it appropriately.

Supporting documents for application

The candidates must send the following documents.

  • A copy of the passport that shows the full name, photo and signature of the candidate.
  • Original as well as attested photocopies of Degree transcripts.
  • Certificates that shows the proficiency of the candidate in the English language.
  • Two references ( both could be from teacher or one from employer)
  • A personal statement by the candidate stating the reason why he/she is interested to study the program applied for.
  • All these documents should be in English or have an attested translation.

Application Requirements for Overseas MBA Admission

The application requirements of the candidates include:

  • A minimum C grade is required by the candidates.
  • A minimum GCSE O Level is required in mathematics.
  • A minimum of 6.0 in the English language proficiency tests (IELTS or TOEFL).
  • Personal statement by the candidate that serves as record of their knowledge and Analytical & interpersonal skills.
  • TWO references from a teacher as well as employer.

When to apply for MBA Program abroad

Most of the MBA programs will commence in January, March & September. Incase the start date of the program is different; the candidates will be alerted about that.

In general, there is no particular closing date for the reception of applications. However, the students are recommended to dispatch their applications at the earliest as the university will get more applications than the available seats. Apart from this, some time will have to be allowed by the applicants to obtain the visa.

The application process

Students can register their names by way of the formal portal of the concerned university. It is also possible for them to send the application by post to the same. The applications of the candidates will be considered and a list of students who are chosen will be created.

These candidates will be informed by the university about their selection. The students will either get a conditional offer or an unconditional offer. If there are no seats available, the students will be let known about the same. Those applicants who have received an offer from the university will have to pay the stipulated fees. Alongside all the other documents, the candidates will also be required to produce their GMAT and TOEFL/IELTS certificates.

List of Admission Tests to be Cleared

Students who wish to join the MBA courses that are offered in foreign universities must pass the following written tests.

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
  • Graduate Management Aptitude Test (GMAT) – Candidates who score 550 and above will stand a chance of getting admission in top institutes.

The main aim of these written tests is to verify the language proficiency of the students. With good dexterity in communication, the candidates will be able to converse with other and follow what is being taught in class. Apart from this, with good knowledge in English, their performance in the class rooms as well as in the exams should be exemplary too.



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