Duration: 2.0 yrs |Mode: Regular / Distance / Part-time|Avg. Fees: 15,000 / Year
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Masters of Tourism Administration is a course that focuses on areas such as travel, administration, hospitality and aviation management. The course helps to prepare students for a career in the field of tourism.
Students are introduced to the principles and practices of the tourism industry, geography of tourism, accounting and administration for tourism, sustainable tourism, Indian heritage etc. The tourism sector has a lot of potential across the country and the main aim of the tourism administration is to improve and optimize the tourism operations and also to keep the tourists happy.
The course also teaches students to apply management principles and techniques on the tourism operations. This not only increases profit but also helps develop good customer relations.
Global Trends in Tourism
Tourism Administration Management Concepts & Applications
Communication Skills 1
Tourism Policy & Planning Framework
Travel Agency & Tourism Operations
Marketing of Services
Computer Utilization & Application
Tourism Policy & Law
Office Management & Functions
Communication Skills 2
Travel Agency Training
Tour Guiding Skills and Training
Cultural History & Heritage of India
After pursuing a master’s degree in MTA, there are a diverse range of employment opportunities in the travel and tourism sector. Jobs are available both in the public and private sector. When it comes to government jobs, candidates can look for work in Toursim Boards, Government run airlines, hotels, guest houses, transportation services, government tourist information offices etc.
Whereas, when it comes to private sector one can work in Travel Agencies, Airlines, Airports, Travel and Ticketing Websites, Resorts, Visa & Travel Document Service Firms, Cruise Lines etc. Following are the suitable job roles with an MTA degree:
If one has the right skill set and adequate knowledge, aspirants can start their own business like travel agencies, ticketing firm etc. The average start salary of a fresher is Rs. 2 lakh to Rs. 3 lakh. Salary packages differ with the educational experience, domain, job location among others.
Delhi University Science , Delhi University Arts are some of the exams that you can appear for to get admission in Masters of Tourism Administration (M.T.A) courses.
Following are some of the top colleges offering Hotel Management courses : Army Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (Bangalore) , Amrapali Institute of Hotel Management (Haldwani) , Apeejay Institute of Hospitality (Navi Mumbai) , Institute of Hotel Management catering & Nutrition (Lucknow) , Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition (Hyderabad). You can explore these colleges on our website to check if they offer Masters of Tourism Administration (M.T.A) or not.
The average fee for Masters of Tourism Administration (M.T.A) is INR 15,000 per year.
Some of the popular specializations for M.T.A. (Master of Tourism Administration) are : Travel & Tourism Management , Tourism Studies , Tourism Management , Aviation.
Masters of Tourism Administration (M.T.A) is a 2 year course.
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