Master of Science in Hospitality Management

Training delivered FULL TIME (student status) or in EXECUTIVE (working professionals)

The MSc In Hospitality Management is designed to form demanding, committed hotel managers who are experts in professional and managerial terms, in order to be a creator and business developer.

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2 years (including internship)

Type of diploma

Master of Science (MSc)


Compulsory internship of 20 to 26 weeks


Paris Campus
Bordeaux Campus
Rennes Campus

Admission conditions

  • Hold a Bachelor-level Degree or equivalent
  •  Fluent English
  • International admissions in second year are also possible.

The Master of Science in Hospitality Management at FERRANDI Paris is best described by our students...

The training objectives

  • Master management techniques and be capable of mobilising all the skills required for managing and developing a company in the sector.
  • Become international experts in the hotel industry.
  • Possess interpersonal skills appropriate to the professional environment and to the job.
  • Acquire problem-solving techniques for complex situations in order to develop self-taught skills.

The educational approach

  • A dual professional and managerial skills of high level, to equip you with a complete and versatile expertise, to also work on interpersonal skills and ability to learn so that you can evolve continuously throughout your course.
  • To achieve this, we have built up an international professional body with professionals well-known for their expertise and teachers from the top schools, including Sciences Po Paris, ESG UQAM and La Sorbonne, ESCP Business School, Washington University...

Downoald  the teaching content

Teaching content

  • Brand strategies 
  • Business Development
  • Change management
  • Corporate Governance and Ethics
  • Developing and managing human-digital relationships
  • Finance, strategic and operational management
  • International Hospitality Business​
  • Leading Hotel Transformation​
  • Luxury Services Management​
  • Management & Leadership
  • Performance & Business
  • Operations Management​
  • Tourism, Travel & Entertainment Business​

Professional specialisations

  • FERRANDI signature: practical workshops to discover the culinary world (M1 and M2)
  • Brand Management Strategies
  • Digital Leadership
  • Sustainability in the Food and Beverage
  • Tourism, Geopolitics and Emerging Country Trends


International specialisation

A semester abroad at a partner university in either Europe, Asia or North America


Methods and resources mobilised

  • Company search support (career booster: support and coaching for professional placement)
    Internships in companies, coaching workshops, mock interviews, professional conferences
  • Courses and work situations
  • Quizzes, role plays, challenges, group projects, personal research work ...
  • Visits to companies, meetings ...

Evaluation methods

  • Organisation of mid-term exams at the end of each semester and continuous testing
  • Written, practical and oral tests, etc.
  • Completion of file(s)
  • Dissertation defence
  • Project defence


Professional opportunities

The holder of the diploma can work in the following jobs in the hotel sector

  • sales assistant,
  • event manager,
  • food and beverage manager,
  • revenue manager,
  • hospitality manager,
  • general manager of a hotel,
  • hotel development project manager
  • and all cross-disciplinary functions applied to the hotel industry (finance, HR, marketing, communication....).

He or she may work in France or abroad.

Further studies

  • PhD


  • M1 : 13 500 euros
    M2 :
    - 15 000 euros (for those who have completed the 1st year at FERRANDI Paris)
    - 20 000 euros (for a direct entry in the 2nd year)

For ancillary fees please refer to the Recruitment Terms and Conditions 2023. 


  • Next Intake: September 2023
  • Registration opens : 24th of November 2022
  • Dates of the next recruitment sessions:
  • Tuesday, December 13, 2022 - p.m.
  • Thursday January 12, 2023 - p.m.
  • Wednesday January 25, 2023 - p.m.
  • Wednesday, February 8, 2023  - p.m.
  • Wednesday, February 15, 2023 - p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 8, 2023- p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 15, 2023 - p.m.


The Paris, Bordeaux and Rennes campuses for the Master of Science in Hospitality Management

The Master of Science in Hospitality Management is available on the Paris, Bordeaux and Rennes campuses.
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The Paris, Bordeaux and Rennes campuses for the Master of Science in Hospitality Management


The advantages of the FERRANDI Paris Master of Science:

  • In partnership with ESCP Europe, FERRANDI Paris has created Hosted: Hospitality Service Tourism and Education. This initiative aims to develop specialized programs in hotel and tourism management, co-delivered by both schools. Students will be awarded a MSc from FERRANDI Paris and a certificate from ESCP Europe. Hosted is not only a faculty of experts (25 permanent professors), but also a research center aimed at producing knowledge for professionals. It is a forum that unites the academic and professional worlds.
  • Close ties with the main leaders in the field:  FERRANDI Paris has forged very strong links with major establishments who contributed to the program design (Accor Hotels, Four Seasons, Hyatt, InterContinental Hotels Group and Marriott International).
  • Prestigious international academic partners such as The Polytechnic University of Hong Kong and Parsons, the Parisian branch of the New School located in New York.
  • The commitment of FERRANDI Paris to train its students and accompany them, at the end of their training, in the search for their first job.
  • The quality of the faculty from the best management schools and the professional sector.
  • The international dimension of the curriculum with, in particular, a month-long workshop in Asia at the end of the first year.
  • The campus of FERRANDI Paris, situated in the heart of the 6th arrondissment of the city. 

FERRANDI Paris called on the best names in the hotel industry to design the Master of Science program : Accor Hotels, Four Seasons, Hyatt, InterContinental Hotels Group and Marriott International. They have helped develop the program, thus guaranteeing MSc students to follow a course of studies that is perfectly adapted to the needs of the industry.