hotel business manager

business manager · study opportunities · Erasmus+

The College of Hotel Management Pegnitz gives you an advanced vocational training according to your individual interests and demands. Your allocation of subjects and lessons enables a targeted branchlike specialization, a scheduled preparation for your successful self-employment as an Entrepreneur and the basics for a university career. After the successful final examination you are entitled to State-certified hotel business manager.

Through a combination of compulsory and compulsory elective subjects you choose the priorities of your advanced vocational training.

Hans-Peter Betz, Area General Manager/Opening Manager Hotels & Resorts der Kleindienst Group, The Heart of Europe, Dubai (alumnus July 2000).

subjects in the 1st year

Compulsory subjects (24 hours per week)
· German (2 h)
· English (3 h)
· Economics and Social Studies  (2 h)
· Accountancy and Statements (3 h)
· Cost and Results Accounts (1 h)
· Marketing (2 h)
· Economic Law (1 h)
· Macroeconomics (2 h)
· Personnel Management and Law (2 h)
· Hotel organization (2 h)
· Information processing (2 h)
· Food Technology (2 h)

Compulsory elective subjects  (10 hours per week)
· Sector Application Software (2 h)
· Tourism (2 h)
· Practical training F&B (2 h)
· Practical training Restaurant & Hotel (2 h)
· French (3 h)
· Spanish (3 h)
· Italian (3 h)
· Business English (2 h)
· Vocational- and Job Pedagogics (2 h)

Additional lessons
· Scientific basics  (3 h)

Erasmus+

 

 

 

 

Erasmus+ is of particular benefit to young people who can learn new skills to improve their employability, acquire life skills, and develop their confidence. Students in both higher education and vocational education and training can benefit from the opportunities offered by Erasmus+ to gain work experience in another country. You may intensify your foreign language skills with a sponsored stay abroad.

subjects in the 2nd year

Compulsory subjects (19 hours per week)
· English (3 h)
· Accountancy and Statements (3 h)
· Cost and Results Accounts (2 h)
· Corporate Finance/Taxation (3 h)
·
Economic Law (2 h)
· Personnel Management and Law (2 h)
· Hotel organization (2 h)
· Information processing (2 h)

Compulsory elective subjects  (14 hours per week)
· Sector Application Software (2 h)
· Catering (2 h)
· Controlling (2 h)
· Service Industry Management (2 h)
· Direct Marketing (2 h)
· Event Management (2 h)
· Intercultural Communication (2 h)
· Communication (2 h)
· Makroeconomics (2 h)
· Environmental related Management (2 h)
· Quality Management (2 h)
· Tourism (2 h)
· Trend gastronomy (1 h)
· Wellness (2 h)
· French (3 h)
· Spanish (3 h)
· Italian (3 h)
· Business English (2 h)
· Case studies (2 h)

Additional lessons
· Mathematics  (3 h)

study opportunities

In an additional exam in the subject English you can acquire the Fachhochschulreife (advanced technical certificate) or fachgebundene Fachhochschulreife (subject-linked advanced technical college). This additional exam means you have to do the successful attendance in the additional lessons of scientific basics and maths.
All graduates get the general access to higher education when they have done a counseling interview at a university.

Top-up study Hotel Management
We have arranged a shortened top-up study Hotel Management within 2 or 3 terms (semesters) at the following universities for our successful graduates of the College of Hotel Management Pegnitz.
· Stenden University (NL)
· IUBH Bad Honnef - Bonn, Campus Bad Reichenhall
· Johnson & Wales University (Rhode Island).

Berufsbegleitender Bachelor Handels- und Dienstleistungsmanagement B.A.
College of Hotel Management students who are entitled to study may start this university course simultaneously to their further education in a cooperation with Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden.