Masters in Sustainable Tourism Management


University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne

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NOTE: All applications must be submitted to the University of Seychelles.


The first bilingual programme of the University of Seychelles in collaboration with the Institute for Research and Advanced Studies in Tourism (IREST) of the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.


Programme Outline

  • The Fundamental Concepts of Tourism
  • Tourism Sectors
  • Tools and Methods
  • Operators and Territories
  • The Major Challenges of Tourism
  • Tools and Methods
  • Tourism Policies
  • Tourism Management
  • Tools and Methods
  • Work-Based Experience
  • Dissertation

Business English and French will be included in the programme.


Entry Requirement

Prospective Students must:

  • have successfully completed 3 academic years on an undergraduate programme
  • satisfy criterion for Requisition of Prior Experience
  • sit an Entrance Test (including language)

The Master will be interdisciplinary and will recruit students with different backgrounds (Geography, Sociology, Anthropology, Economics, Management, Languages, Environment, Education).


Target Audience

  • Students with a BA, BSc, LLB, from the University of Seychelles or any recognised universities, from different areas of specialisation - geography, environment, languages, finance, sales and marketing, education, hospitality, tourism.
  • Professionals who want a qualification enhancement from the tourism, environment, financial, education sectors.
  • Students from the region: Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion, Comoros – Vanilla Islands; Sri Lanka, Tanzania, East and South Africa, members of East 3 Route.
2 years full-time
SCR150, 000 per student, per year
Academic Direction:
Double-degree offered by the Institute for Research and Advanced Studies in Tourism (IREST) of the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and the University of Seychelles.