Master in Tourism Destination Management

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 […]

16 12, 2012

TDM experience through the eyes of our Master student from Mocambique

By |December 16th, 2012|Africa, international, introduction, Master in Tourism Destination Management|0 Comments

It all started on a usual end of the month Friday afternoon lunch with my friends. After a full heavy meal and cocktails the topic was “new year’s resolution”. Some wanted to get married, others have more kids, others get a new job and finally when it came to me, I was really confused […]

7 10, 2012

Hungarian TDM student Edit Rakos; Adapting to turbulent changes at a destination

By |October 7th, 2012|Master in Tourism Destination Management, TDM, Thesis|0 Comments

After returning from the Asia Pacific fieldwork in May, I devoted my summer for preparing the thesis to be in line with the original schedule of the course. Finding the suitable topic did not waste my time as it was born even in February when the Hungarian national airline, Malév went bankrupt. Hungary remained […]

18 09, 2012

With this Master in Tourism Destination Management, many incredible things have come to my own!

By |September 18th, 2012|Master in Tourism Destination Management, TDM|0 Comments

 

This is the first time for me coming and getting to stay in Europe as a Master student, although it ‘s just one year and a few months.

I had to take a 23-hour flight from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur and then from Kuala Lumpur to Amsterdam. From Amsterdam, like every student coming to study […]

12 04, 2012

Chiang Mai: ‘the Rose of the North’

By |April 12th, 2012|Asia, Field research, Master in Tourism Destination Management, NHTV, Thailand|0 Comments

My personal knowledge of Thailand was very limited at the beginning of the TDM Course, and I was not the only confused student in the classroom when we were informed that this would be our second destination. Where was this place, anyway?

Known amongst Thais as ‘the Rose of the North’, Chiang Mai is a moated […]

8 03, 2012

Sydney: A Trip to Remember

By |March 8th, 2012|Australia, Field research, Master in Tourism Destination Management|0 Comments

To many people, Sydney is just another city. Located too far away for comfortable travel and virtually indistinguishable from any other urban metropolis, Sydney struggles to make itself heard and felt in between the melee of New York, the glamour of Paris and the inordinate chaos of the Mumbai. And hence to many, that’s where […]

17 02, 2012

Congratulations TDM master students! – Janauary 2012 –

By |February 17th, 2012|Master in Tourism Destination Management, TDM, Thesis|1 Comment

We are very proud to announce that recently another batch of 16 NHTV students received their master in Tourism Destination Management degree. Their thesis topics were as interesting as varied:

Positioning Bulgaria as an international golf destination
Complexity in Tourism: The case of Veerse meer
Participation in Tourism Development – Community Perceptions linked with Applied Stakeholder Theory […]

31 01, 2012

Discover your full potential at TDM, NHTV by Sasiwan “Mink” Kludkesa

By |January 31st, 2012|Asia, Bhutan, Master in Tourism Destination Management, Thailand|0 Comments

Born in a small town of Thailand and bound with the belief that girls should not study much, I was never confident of myself. After completing a Bachelor degree in Economics in Thailand, I realized that I wanted to work in the field of tourism. After one year, I moved to Bhutan, a small […]

19 01, 2012

Laura van Meer, TDM alumnus about combining working life and academic achievements

By |January 19th, 2012|Alumni, Master in Tourism Destination Management|0 Comments

My name is Laura van Meer and I finished TDM by the end of 2010. I have been working for over a year now and would not have thought to enjoy it so much after some great student years. I always wondered where this master would take me professionally and what extra value it […]

12 01, 2012

The amazing journey from Rwanda “the land of thousand hills” to NHTV Breda in the Netherlands

By |January 12th, 2012|Africa, careers, Master in Tourism Destination Management|2 Comments

Frank Murangwa is a NHTV Master in Tourism Destination Management alumnus and in this blogpost he shares what the program has contributed to his career.

It had always been my dream to advance my career in the tourism field. Having completed my bachelors in tourism management in 2006 and having worked in the tourism industry […]