Our goals are to develop knowledge and to educate creative people. We want to promote the highest quality, the accuracy and the applied research, and to educate innovative individuals; to provide them with useful tools and perspectives to contribute to the social and economic progress within the organisations in which they take part. We aim for contributing to the development of the area in which we are and for educating global professionals.
The University of Vigo, aiming for offering educational alternatives to improve the available offer, provides the possibility of studying simultaneously the Bachelor’s Degree in Geography and History and the Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism in the Campus of Ourense,by means of a joint programme developed by the Faculty of History and the Faculty of Business Sciences and Tourism, drawn from the official study plans.
The Joint Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism and Geography and History is regulated, as all the joint bachelor’s degrees in the University of Vigo, by the Regulation for Joint Bachelor’s Degrees in Official Studies on the University of Vigo (approved by the Governing Council on the 23rd June, 2015, modified by the Governing Council on the 12th February, 2016).
These are the main milestones in our Faculty’s history:
The School of Business Studies begins to operate with the three-year degree in Business Sciences in the premises of the Old Hospital in the Campus of Ourense.
After the granting of the second cycle on the five-year degree in Business Administration and Management, the Faculty of Business Sciences is created, being located in the Legal-Business Building within the new area of the University Campus.
The three-year degree in Tourism is launched, and the centre changes its name to Faculty of Business Sciences and Tourism.
The Faculty begins the implementation process of the new Bachelor’s Degrees, Master’s Degrees and PhDs within the European Higher Education Area. The Inter-University Master’s Degree in Tourism Management and Planning is launched, which is integrated into the Tourism Management and Planning PhD Programme two years later.
The Master’s Degree in Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship is launched.
The Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management and the Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism are launched.
The Master’s Degree in Sports Business Management is launched, and the Master’s Degree in Tourism Management and Planning becomes the Master’s Degree in Inland and Health Tourism Management and Planning.
The Joint Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management and Computer Engineering (BAM-Computer Engineering) is launched.
The Joint Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management and Law (BAM-Law) is launched. The lectures in BAM start to be taught in English.
An institutional agreement with the Hochschule Bremerhaven (Germany) is signed, allowing the BAM students of our Faculty to obtain the International Joint Bachelor’s Degree in BAM (Spain) & Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (Germany).
The Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism starts to be taught in English.
The Joint Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism and Geography and History is launched.
The first promotions on the Joint Bachelor’s Degrees in BAM-Computer Engineering and in BAM-Law graduate.
The Joint Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism + Cruise Tourism starts to be taught.