Travel and Tourism is one of the fastest developing industries worldwide. In India, this industry has grown remarkably over the recent years and is a major contributor to the national economy. It deals in travelling for the purpose of recreation, leisure or business. It achieved a great socio-economic importance globally and is particularly beneficial for India owing to its rich cultural heritage.
The Travel and Tourism industry in India was responsible for generating 39.3 million jobs all over the country in 2011. The GDP of the industry has also increased remarkably and the sector is projected to grow at an annual rate of 7.7 percent in the next decade.
PGDM in Travel and Tourism
With an aim to create a generation of capable managers and Tourism entrepreneurs, EINS Education offers PGDM hybrid program from Welingkar Institute of Management. The 2 year program offered through the distance mode equals an MBA program in terms of curriculum and industry advancement. It provides a detailed view of the Tourism industry and prepares the upcoming managers to handle specialized responsibilities in this respect. The Welingkar’s online MBA program (PGDM hybrid) is affordable and convenient through easy EMI options along with dedicated placement support.
The Welingkar’s distance MBA (PGDM hybrid) is thus an ideal career alternative for those seeking to upgrade their career in a challenging and promising field of travel and tourism.
|CODE||SEMESTER I||CODE||SEMESTER II|
|391||Principles of Management||408||Strategic management|
|2||Financial Accounting||66||Cost Accounting|
|406||Fundamentals Of Communication & Interview Preparation **||403||The Integrative Manager|
|260||Human Resource Management||404||Innovation Management|
|68||Marketing Management||407||Mastering The Interview & Networking Skills **|
|6||Managerial Economics||338||Project We- Like|
|CODE||SEMESTER III||CODE||SEMESTER IV|
|360||Introduction to travel and tourism||258||Internet Marketing|
|361||Tourism Marketing||366||Tour Operations Management|
|362||Travel Agency Management||398||Customer Centric Organisation|
|363||Geography of Travel||368||Relationship Marketing|
|339||Project - ISR|
Career in Travel and Tourism
A career in the Travel and Tourism sector is highly promising in today’s world. The common careers in this sector include Tour Managers, Tourism Officers, Tour Operators, Tourist Information Centre Managers, Travel Agents, Travel Agency Managers, Holiday Representative, etc.