8 02, 2016

Former TDM student: Life is a journey – How I became a travel blogger

By |February 8th, 2016|Alumni, Article, General information|0 Comments

Hi, I’m Matthias, alumni of TDM class 2012.
So, why am I writing here? Well, because the program coordinator, Wesley van den Beemt, asked me to. Just kidding, but I assume she had her reasons for that. So, what happened?
Let me start from the beginning: After I finished the TDM program in 2012, I moved […]

23 04, 2015

The world is your oyster!

By |April 23rd, 2015|Alumni, international, International Tourism Context, Master in Tourism Destination Management, Scotland, TDM, Tourism destination strategies|0 Comments

Story from a NHTV master graduate and his journey around the tourism world

My 2010/11 TDM experience launched me into the multifaceted world of tourism certainly.

Since my decision to join NHTV, I have embarked on some fantastic adventures… from writing my thesis in Australia and living and working in the country for 2 years, to […]

22 01, 2015

Reconnect with your NHTV classmates at ITB!!

By |January 22nd, 2015|Alumni, Article, careers, conference, Creative, General information, Master in Tourism Destination Management, NHTV, TDM, TDM-Study|0 Comments

NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences is one of the oldest and largest research and education institutes in tourism, leisure and hospitality globally. During the almost 50 years of our existence, more than 24,000 students graduated at NHTV Breda. Many of you are currently taking leading positions in the global tourism, leisure and hospitality […]

12 01, 2015

Alex Pio: ‘I’m now also working in Ethiopia, Benin, Burundi, Haiti and Mauritania’.

By |January 12th, 2015|Africa, Alumni, Asia, careers, General information, International Tourism Context, NHTV|0 Comments

I joined TDM in 2010 because, having traveled for most of my life, I saw the power of tourism to provide eye-opening, life changing experiences for travelers while at the same time developing destinations and protecting their natural and cultural heritage. I also saw the destructive effects it can have, and so my goal […]

17 12, 2014

This Master has broadened my horizon!

By |December 17th, 2014|Africa, Alumni, careers, General information, international, International Tourism Context, Master in Tourism Destination Management, Rwanda, TDM, TDM-Study, Tourism destination strategies|0 Comments

Master in Tourism Destination Management /Experience from TDM perspective

My name is DUSHIMUMUKIZA Marie Claire, a former TDM student (2012-2013) at NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands. I am currently working with Kitabi College of Conservation and Environmental Management (KCCEM) as a Director of Academic Programs and Research Development. KCCEM located on the outskirts […]

4 03, 2013

Dissertation: ‘The Spa: Business opportunity or a ‘dime per dozen’ affair?

By |March 4th, 2013|Alumni, Thesis|1 Comment

This dissertation has been written by Raluca Paris as part of the final phase for the master course program “Tourism Destination Management” of NHTV Breda, University of Applied science. As the global Spa Industry is becoming a highly demanded form of tourism, it is hard to understand if such a product is a real […]

28 02, 2013

An international career after our master study: TDM alumnus Maarten Pennings shares his story

By |February 28th, 2013|Alumni, careers, TDM|37 Comments

Hi, my name is Maarten Pennings, TDM graduate 2010/2011. I just received the TDM Alumni book and I must say that it is a pleasure to read what career paths people started to follow after the Master program. It shows once more that the world has a lot of opportunities to offer you after […]

31 01, 2013

Celebrating the 100th graduate of our Master in Tourism Destination Management program

By |January 31st, 2013|Alumni, Master in Tourism Destination Management|2 Comments

For the past 6 years, our NHTV Master in Tourism Destination Management program has been educating a steady stream of tourism destination experts. With the latest group of graduates receiving their masters degree, we are crossing the symbolical line of 100 graduates. We are very proud of all our alumni and especially congratulate the […]

11 06, 2012

TDM alumnus Nicole Heidenreich at work in Bali

By |June 11th, 2012|Alumni, Bali|0 Comments

Bali? Yes, I am still in Bali, gradually on the way to become a Bali expat. I want to tell you my exciting journey after my TDM life. It started off with a professional and private rollercoaster during my thesis writing time in Bali. To understand my topic as much as possible, I was […]

6 06, 2012

Positioning Bulgaria as international golf destination [Master thesis]

By |June 6th, 2012|Alumni, Dissertation|1 Comment

In a world of increasing competition among holiday locations branding is successful tool for positioning a destination in visitor`s mind and gaining competitive advantage over its competitors. Bulgaria is destination that has to deal with the growing battle for tourists` attention and golf tourism is a way for the country to boost its attractiveness […]