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Travel & Tourism

What is Travel & Tourism?

Travel and tourism industry provides services for people travelling for the purpose of Business, Adventure or just a vacation. As it is Service industry it includes to provide information about the destination, hotel ratings, cheapest and the fastest mode of transport, visas, foreign exchange, to organize tours and holidays, Plan which countries, resorts and hotels to use, Visit hotels, inspect rooms and negotiate rates, Market and promote their organization’s services etc.

When Can I Enroll for Travel & Tourism?

COURSE

ELIGIBILITY

DURATION

ENTRANCE EXAM

Certificate or Diploma in Tourism /

SSC / HSC

1-2 Yrs.

No Exam

Bachelor in Hotel Management and Tourism Studies / B.Sc. International Hospitality and Tourism Management/ Bachelor in Tourism Administration

HSC [any stream]

3 Yrs.

CET/Autonomous Exam

Master in Tourism Administration (MTA)/ MBA (Travel & Tourism)/

M.A. in Tourism Management/ P.G. Diploma in Tourism Management (PGDTM)/ P.G. Diploma in Tourism (PGDT) /P.G. Diploma in Travel and Tourism Industry Management (PGDTTIM) /PG Diploma in Airlines/

PG Diploma in Cargo operation and Management

Graduate [any stream] / B.Sc. [Hospitality]

1-2 Yrs.

Autonomous Exam


NOTE:

  • IATA: International Air Transport Association, URL: www.iata.org
  • UFTAA: United Federation of Travel Agents’ Associations, URL: www.uftaa.org
  • FIATA: International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations, URL-www.fiata.org

What Personality Traits Are Required in the Field of Travel and Tourism?

  • Love for Traveling
  • Outgoing, Friendly Personality
  • Communication & Presentation Skills
  • Proficiency in One or More Language
  • Ability to Handle People
  • Organizing Ability
  • Quick Decisions Making Ability
  • Dynamic Personality
  • Working Efficiency

What Aptitude Is Required in the Field of Travel and Tourism

  • Average Abstract Reasoning
  • Average Verbal Reasoning

IQ Required in the Field of Travel and Tourism?

Minimum Average Range of Intelligence Preferred.

Job Prospects in the Field of Travel and Tourism

  • Educational Institutes
  • Government Tourism Departments
  • Airlines (National and International)
  • Holiday Consultant
  • Tour Operators
  • Transport and Cargo Companies
  • Travel Agencies/tv Channels/writers
  • Theme Park/ Amusement Park
  • Hotels
  • Self Employment