Hospitality and Business Administration

About Hospitality and Business Administration

In a globalized world that increasingly values the quality of services, unforgettable experiences and stays become more important.

Our program, which is accredited ACPHA, an international organization that grants accreditation to the best hospitality programs in the United States, educates professionals in hospitality management with a specialized proposal in business administration and an international approach that will allow you to be competent in the market and generate innovative undertakings for sustainable businesses in the hospitality industry.

Which degree will be obtained?

Bachelor of Hospitality and Business Administration.

What will the duration be?

10 academic terms in 5 years.

Where will you be able to study?

Monterrico campus

ACPHA International Accreditation
ACPHA’s Learning Outcomes:

Operations Management

To identify and apply the knowledge and skills necessary in the operations of the tourism and hospitality industry.

Hospitality/ Tourism Management

To develop and integrate the basic set of skills necessary to successfully run an organization from the hospitality and tourism industry.

Business Decisions

To formulate business decisions in hotel and tourism management.

Communication Skills

To show the communication skills necessary in managing hospitality and tourism operations.


To assess the leadership principles necessary in the diverse and global hospitality and tourism industry.

Area of Application

After studying Hospitality and Business Administration at UPC, you can hold the positions of:

  • Manager in international hotel chains.
  • Professional in quality control and service excellence companies.
  • Manager in food and beverage companies, restaurants, bars and the like.
  • Consultant in the hospitality industry and similar.
  • Entrepreneur in the hospitality industry.

We have the best paid graduates in the market (Source:

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International agreements with prestigious universities.


Professional titles you can obtain: Licentiate in Hospitality and Licentiate in Administration.

Among all Peruvian universities, according to Scimago Institutions Ranking Globe 2019.


The curriculum of Hospitality and Business Administration at UPC includes courses and workshops that will help you develop your creativity optimally. These are the courses you will take.







  • Introduction to Hospitality
  • Introduction to Tourism
  • Food and Beverage Selection, Safety and Hygiene
  • Language Comprehension and Production 1
  • Fundamentals of Calculus
  • Analysis of the Peruvian and Global Reality
  • Lodging Operations 1
  • Sustainable Tourism
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Calculus
  • Ethics and Citizenship
  • Language Comprehension and Production 2
  • Food and Beverage Operations and Service
  • Lodging Operations 2
  • Bakery and Patisserie
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Food and Beverage Cost Control
  • Culinary Principles and Techniques
  • Lodging Management
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Fundamentals of Academic Research
  • Hotel and Restaurant Design and Equipment
  • Market Research
  • Macroeconomics
  • Organizational Design and Processes
  • Business Law
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Service Marketing
  • Restaurant Management
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Corporate Finance
  • Applied English 1
  • Elective
  • Event Organization
  • Hospitality Financial Accounting
  • Human Capital in Service Companies
  • Operations Management
  • Applied English 2
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Service Quality
  • Business Computing
  • Project Assessment
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Business Plan Formulation
  • Research Methodology
  • Strategic Management of Conscious Organizations
  • Innovation, Transformation and Entrepreneurship
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Business Implementation
  • Applied Research
  • Hotel Management
  • Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Elective
  • Elective

School of Hospitality and Tourism Administration


School of Hospitality and Tourism Administration

Why study Hospitality and Business Administration at UPC?

UPC evolves and strives to offer the best for its students.

Highest paid graduates

We have the highest paid graduates in the market for the 3rd consecutive year. (Source: Ponte en Carrera portal).

Freedom to Choose

Different curriculum courses will be available in the face-to-face and online modalities. You can decide what best suits your needs.

Two Professional Titles and Specializations

You will receive a solid education in Hospitality and Administration, being able to choose between becoming a Licentiate in Administration or a Licentiate in Hospitality upon completion of the program. Additionally, you will be able to specialize in Event Management, Customer Experience and Leisure Management, and Health and Entertainment Management.


We have specialized cooking classrooms and the K’ata teaching restaurant, where you will put into practice everything you have learned.

International Double Degree

We maximize the talents of our students with double academic degrees in different foreign universities, such as CETT from Universidad de Barcelona (Spain), Blue Mountains (Australia), and The University of Queensland (Australia).

ACPHA Accreditation

Program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA), an international organization that has accredited the most prestigious Hospitality and Restaurant Management programs in the United States.


Study one or two terms abroad. You will be able to choose among
the following options:

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Torrens University - Australia


Escuela de Turismo y Hotelería (CETT) - Spain


University of Queensland - Australia

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