Founded in 1907
The Department of hospitality, tourism and sports was formed in 2017 through the merger of the departments of hospitality and tourism business management and marketing the sports industry. The Department has 30 teachers, including 6 professors, 15 associate professors, 5 doctors of Sciences, 23 candidates of Sciences. The Department manages candidate of economic Sciences, Professor L. A. Popov. The Department has trained more than 6000 specialists for hotels, tourist and sporting enterprises of Moscow and other regions of the Russian Federation. Graduates of the Department work in such famous hotels as the Metropole, the national, Baltschug Kempinski, the Ritz-Carlton, Swissotel, Ararat Park Hyatt, holiday Inn etc. Tourism enterprises are also pleased to see our graduates. Most known for: TEZ-tour, Intourist, Akademservis, coral travel, Natalie tours, the travel Agency network Tours.ru. Hotel and tourist business is one of the most attractive and rapidly developing activities worldwide. The number of tourists is constantly growing, there is a need for new hotels, which need qualified specialists. Higher education in the field of hotel and tourist business is becoming a vital link in the further development of this sector. To achieve heights in tourism and hotel business, it is important to obtain maximum knowledge in this field. If you are easy to communicate and at the same time serious in business, if you are ready to make quick decisions and can analyze large information flows, if you're a born organizer and curious person, hotel and tourist business, you captivate. The Department provides training in programs of higher vocational training in directions: "Bachelor of tourism, Bachelor of hotel business", "Master of hospitality". For the big contribution to formation of Russian system of higher professional tourism education and training tourism industry in February 2017, the Department was awarded the Honorary diploma of the Federal Agency for tourism of the Russian Federation.