MBA (Tourism)

MBA Programme Overview

IITTM, NOIDA offers MBA (TL) which is designed to address the current and future needs of employers, and to enhance learner’s lifelong career prospects. The MBA program is tailored made keeping in mind the industry dynamics and the ever changing tourism industry. MBA programme at IITTM, NOIDA is a two year, semester based program where three semesters involve class room teaching and practical experiences and the last fourth semester is for on the job training. The MBA (TL) offers dual specialization to the students opening wider career opportunities for the students from the following specialization streams: Travel Trade, Events Management, Adventure Tourism, Marketing and Human Resource Management.

** Check out admission prospectus and admission form for MBA Tourism, Sesssion 2016-17

The programme combines the best of practical experience, learning and development. Learners will receive a high level of academic and pastoral support, delivered in small groups. The learning resources to support this programme are excellent and include internet and intranet sources, text books, journals, videos and learning packs. With lectures, seminars and tutorials, your learning will be enhanced through a work placement. Your teaching schedule will be combined with visiting and residential, guest speakers from industry, international case studies and workshops – giving you unique insights and a thorough understanding of the tourism & leisure sector.


Objectives

* Provide comprehensive perspective on fast evolving leisure and tourism environment

* Develop in-depth knowledge in the leisure, recreation and tourism products/offerings with special focus on adventure tourism, tour operations and event management.

* Understand the complex businesses of these segments

* Develop knowledge and skills to manage the burgeoning leisure seekers in general and adventure tourists in particular

* Appreciate importance of teamwork, leadership qualities, and cross-cultural communication

* Inculcate values and principles for ethical and sustainable business practices.


Programme Structure

* This is an intensive study programme of two academic sessions.

* The programme is divided into four semesters and there shall be an examination at the end of each semester. There are three taught semesters and fourth semester of on-the –job internship.

* Each semester comprises of credits equivalent to nine courses, each of three hours per week equivalent teaching obligation and equal amount of self-study.

* Admission is offered to MBA-TL for 93 seats at NOIDA.

* Dual specialization would be available to students in any two out of event management, adventure tourism, and travel trade.


** Check out admission prospectus and admission form for MBA Tourism, Sesssion 2016-17