Tourism management courses – B.Sc. (Tourism & Travel )
Tourism management courses – B.Sc. (Tourism & Travel Management)
Travel and Tourism is the largest service sector in India as well as abroad as millions of people travel each year for business or leisure. Tourism is defined as the business of attracting and entertaining tourists and operating domestic or international tours. Tourism plays a vital role in the growth of the economy of the country as it is the major source of income for many countries. According to the Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report, India ranked 52nd out 141 countries overall with 8.02 million foreign tourists in 2015.
To promote and boost the tourism sector, Indian Ministry also maintains different campaigns like Incredible India which shows development and growth in the same sector in the coming year. Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management is the no.1 Indian government institution to provide qualified professionals for the field.
To become the part of the travel and tourism industry you at least a Bachelor degree in Tourism Studies and for post-graduate programs you need to take entrance examination with group discussion round and personal interviews. Under the tourism department, you can get jobs as counter and reservation staff, sales and marketing, tour planners and guides, tour operators, travel and transport agents.
- Minimum qualification required is 10+2 in any stream.
- Prerequisites: Yes
- Skill Level: beginner
- Course Capacity: 50
- Certificate: No