WHAT IS TOURISM ?

Tourism is one of the specialised courses offered within the management department of various institutes across the globe. Tourism management course offers a student with broad knowledge about the travel and tourism industry enabling him to understand industry interests, travelling estimates, as well as operation and logistics management. The course curriculum also covers marketing strategy involved in the tourism sector and a student learns about tour planning, managing events, hotel operations, besides hospitality ethics and tourism policy. The programme is offered at the postgraduate level as a one-year diploma or degree programme to two year degree programme.
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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Graduate in any discipline from a recognised university with minimum qualifying marks and relevant work experience.  

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SCOPE OF TOURISM

  • United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) in its 2015 annual report, mentioned with more than one billion tourists travelling to international destinations every year, tourism has become a leading economic sector, contributing 10% of global GDP and 6% of the world’s total exports. Of course, this creates a multi

  • In the long term, Asia-Pacific region will continue to be one of the fastest growing tourism regions in the world, forecasting to grow at an average of 4.9% a year to reach 535 million international tourist arrivals by 2030, says the annual UNWTO 2015 report.

  • The industry thence is looking forward to recruiting the skilled professionals with specialised management degrees to manage the huge number.

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COURSE SUBJECTS

  • Economics for tourism
  • International tourism
  • Relationship marketing
  • Tour operations management
  • Tourism marketing
  • Tourism principles and practices
  • Travel agency management
  • Travel and tourism industry

CAREER OPTIONS AFTER TOURISM

Chef
Chef
Salary : 1.5 L INR - 3 L INR
Degrees: M.Sc.

COURSE LEVEL DETAILS

  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 5.22 Lakhs Amity University, Noida
    Minimum Fees 0.0615 Lakhs Tamil Nadu Open University, Chennai
    Degree Offered in UG
    BBA
    B.T.M
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 8.82 Lakhs Amity University, Noida
    Minimum Fees 0.012 Lakhs Queen Mary's College, Chennai
    Degree Offered in PG
    MBA
    M.T.M

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Aman kumar 4 days ago

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Aman KumarLast Seen: 2 days 13 hours agoJoined on: 24-Apr-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Class 12

Could someone suggest some books for preparation of travel and tourism management course?

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Deekshitha 4 days ago

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DeekshithaLast Seen: 3 days 16 hours agoJoined on: 13-Jun-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12
Hello Aspirant To get in admission in Travel and tourism management colleges, CAT, MAT, GMAT , ATMA, XAT, NIT are the main entrance exam for various prestigious government and private colleges . ...Read More

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Muskan Rai 9 days ago

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Muskan RaiLast Seen: 1 week 2 days agoJoined on: 09-Mar-2019Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Class 12

I am now only 17 year and I don't do degree and I want to study Masters of Tourism...

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Kowshik MogaliLast Seen: 47 min 18 sec agoJoined on: 25-Aug-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello, Eligibility for Master of Arts in Tourism Management Candidates wishing to apply for the course need to fulfil the below-mentioned eligibility criterion: Completion of B.T.S./ B.H.M./B.A. in...Read More
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Mydeen Bava 16 days ago

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Mydeen BavaLast Seen: 16 hours 26 min agoJoined on: 05-Feb-2019Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Class 12

Is the entrace test for christ university (CUET) necessary to get admission in christ college for BBA TRAVEL AND TOURISM course

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Advika singhal 15 days ago

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Advika SinghalLast Seen: 1 week 3 days agoJoined on: 01-Mar-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
We provide direct admission in Christ University through management quota contact : 09845 98 26 01 Or visit : www.bridgecareersolution.comYes to get admission in Christ University it is mandatory...Read More

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Abhijit Vijay ShindeLast Seen: 13 hours 54 min agoJoined on: 01-Jan-2019Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation

What is the scope of bcom degree in travel and tourism industry?

Gave me full details about this carrier after graduation..

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Nupur Sehji 18 days ago

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Hi AbhijitTravel and tourism Industry is growing at a faster pace in today's time at a global level. Most of the students after graduation is choosing to make career in Travel and tourism industry.Aft...Read More

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Shibili BasheerLast Seen: 2 weeks 1 day agoJoined on: 25-Feb-2019Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12

Is there a course of MA travel and tourism

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Kill Shot 18 days ago

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Kill ShotLast Seen: 2 weeks 3 days agoJoined on: 24-Apr-2015Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hi Shibili Basheer,Yes thereis a full fleged course for a master of arts in travel and tourism.Master of Arts in Tourism Management is a 2-year full-time postgraduate course, the minimum eligibility f...Read More

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