Bachelor health tourism (ba)


Program Description

Shifting demographics, rising health consciousness, active leisure activities - three keywords that outline why health tourism on the rise. This new orientation of tourism towards prevention and health care, requires qualified specialists and managers who develop innovative offerings, implement and thus set new trends. In order to operate professionally as health tourism, it needs market-oriented, organizational and communicative staff.

Distance learning Bachelor health tourism (B. A.) You qualified for the interface between management, health, wellness, prevention and tourism. For studying specific knowledge and action skills taught: Tourist-experiential content paired with basic medical know-how. Apart from your professional prior knowledge offers the Bachelor health tourism (B. A.) a specific range of skills that will pave the way to a promising industry. Because in our aging, wellness-oriented society health tourism services are increasingly in demand.

Key qualifications

More and more tourist offers for health-conscious target groups emerge on the market. These are based on the one hand to the elderly, which are becoming increasingly important as customers, and move to other topics such as relaxation, healthy nutrition, fitness and beauty products in the foreground. Exactly for this need to qualify the Bachelor health tourism (B. A). By studying, you will learn to develop their own attractive offers and to respond competently to the increasing demand.

The program gives you explicit interface knowledge for the health tourism market in the areas of:

  • Economics and Tourism Management
  • Management Skills incl. Personnel management
  • travel medical basics
  • Wellness and Prevention
  • management experience
  • Consulting

Pia Kramps studied health tourism, is employed and operates power sports. In an interview with Markus Jung of she talks about how she gets it all under one roof.

Study contents

Using the very practical curriculum to acquire the necessary transversal skills to develop successful and sustainable concepts for health tourism to assess, implement or supervise. Technically are highly practical content in the center:

  • Medicine for health tourism, in order to describe the effects of certain handicaps to health tourism offers. This module helps you to get a very specific knowledge advantage over the competition
  • Consulting to expert advice in health tourism contexts can
  • Prevention and rehabilitation, in order to decide on specific target groups and effective deals can
  • Gesundheitstourismus-, wellness and spa management

Personal and communicative skills you get in addition to professional content on the way. Is complemented by all specific management knowledge for healthcare facilities.

admission requirements

The requirements for admission to bachelor studies are regulated by the Higher Education Act Bremische (BremHG). Then you can study under certain conditions without high school qualifications.


at any time


With the award of the degree Bachelor Health Tourism (Bachelor of Arts) receives your development, a unique feature that supports national and international market needs into account current.

Duration of study

Control study 36 months or 48 months (180 credits).

test study

By registering at the APOLLON Hochschule You can test for 4 weeks studying for free. Within this period, you can login at any time revoke. then no costs arise for you.


The Bachelor Programme in Health Tourism (BA) by the International Agency for quality assurance and accreditation of study programs and institutions (FIBAA) certified.

Free extension

Up to 50% of the chosen study variant (18 or 24 months).

Last updated Mar 2020

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About the School

Seit ihrer Gründung im Herbst 2005 hat sich die staatlich anerkannte APOLLON Hochschule der Gesundheitswirtschaft auf Fernstudiengänge (Bachelor, Master und Zertifikatskurse) für das Gesundheitswesen ... Read More

Seit ihrer Gründung im Herbst 2005 hat sich die staatlich anerkannte APOLLON Hochschule der Gesundheitswirtschaft auf Fernstudiengänge (Bachelor, Master und Zertifikatskurse) für das Gesundheitswesen spezialisiert. Die mehrfach ausgezeichnete Hochschule mit Sitz in Bremen gehört zur leistungsstarken Klett Gruppe, zu der auch die Euro-FH gehört. Die junge Hochschule freut sich über zahlreiche Auszeichnungen wie z.B. "beliebteste Fernhochschule" und "Fernkurs des Jahres 2014"... Read less
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