Tourism being one of the fastest growing industries in the world generates a large number of employment opportunities for both skilled and unskilled workers. However there is a lack of trained and educated personnel seen in the tourism sector. Keeping this in mind, Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management was started in the year 1997-98 as a part of a UGC programme. The Post graduate degree MTA was started in 2004.
As a UGC programme BATTM (Bachelor of Tourism & Travel Management), was started in our college in the year 1997-98. Prof. Thomas P. John of Economics Department was first HOD of this department. Prof. Anila Thomas was the first teacher who handled the tourism subjects in this department. As years passed by the post graduate degree was added to this department in the year 2004. Now we have a team of six teachers in this department.
The duration of MTA program shall be of 4 semesters. Each semester consisting of a
minimum of 90 working days, inclusive of examination, distributed over a min...
of Tourism and Travel Management (hereafter BTTM) programme of Mahatma Gandhi
University has been designed to bridge the gap of availability of t...