7М111 (11) - Tourism (scientific and pedagogical direction),
7М111 (12) - Tourism (profile direction)
Training in the master's program is carried out in two directions: profile (1 year) and scientific and pedagogical (2 years). The form of training is full-time.
The purpose of the educational program: training competent specialists in the field of tourism, combining fundamental knowledge with in-depth study of the processes occurring in the tourism industry, ready to apply professional skills in the research, pedagogical, design, expert fields of activity for the tourism industry and the service sector.
The master programme is mainly focused on studying current issues in the tourism sphere, investigating key problems on the market of the tourism services, developing the marketing thinking, getting solid knowledge about the market conjuncture, methods and techniques of investigation, developing the behaviour skills of the person in a market economy, training of highly-qualified staff, who have a fundamental understanding of the current processes on the national and global markets. The great attention is given to the study of innovational activity of the tourism companies.
A distinctive feature characterizing the content of training is connection between theoretical training, social and practical knowledge and skills of expert-analytical, designing and consulting work.
Undergraduates are engaged in research work, participate in scientific conferences of various levels , undergo scientific training and research practice in leading Universities, research institutes and research and innovation laboratories of the Kazakh Ablai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages.
Training is conducted in Kazakh, Russian, English, Chinese, Korean, Turkish, Arabic, Japanese and other foreign languages.
This program is taught and supervised by specialists of the highest academic qualification: doctors of science, professors, candidates of science, associate professors with long experience in scientific and pedagogical work, as well as invited foreign teachers.
The main areas of activity of the master's student are: government bodies related to the organization of tourism; state and private tourism companies; tourist consulting companies; marketing services of tourism enterprises; objects of tourism infrastructure; educational institutions training tourism specialists; research organizations involved in the study of tourism development problems.
Upon completion of the educational program, the degree is awarded:
- scientific and pedagogical direction - Master of Science in the educational program «7М111(01) - Tourism ";
- profile direction - Master in Services in the educational program "7М111(02) - Tourism".
Within the framework of these educational programs, the study of the majors (additional profiles) "Digital marketing and e-commerce" and " Fundamentals of innovative technologies in human resource management" is offered.