Masters in Tourism Management (MTM) - Indira Gandhi National Open University


Indira Gandhi National Open University

Management

2 year(s)


The Masters in Tourism Management is a professional programme designed to cater to the needs of the tourism industry. It is useful for all those who are either employed or Intend to make a career in tourism.


Salient features

DURATION:

  1. Minimum: 2 years
  2. Maximum: 4 years 

ADMISSION SESSION
The admission in MTM is taken only in July and January session.

EXAMINATION
The examination will be taken by IGNOU through ICA.

ACADEMIC COUNSELING SESSION
For few programs Academic counseling sessions is provided for selective subjects only. For further details on Academic Counseling Session do kindly contact Academic Coordinator at  academic@ica.edu.np .


Eligibility

Eligibility:

Category 1:  BTS; BA (Tourism); B.Sc. Hospitality and Hotel Administration (BHM); Bachelor’s in Hotel Management (approved by AICTE) and those students who have done their Graduation in any filed along with a Diploma in Tourism, which is recognized in the University system or by AICTE.

Category 2: Bachelor’s Degree in any field. However, all students of category 2 will have to pass four additional courses during their period of study.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED (DURING ADMISSION)

1. Transcript of SLC, +2 & Bachelor Level (2 copies each)
2. Convocation certificate or provisional certificate of bachelor (2 copies each)
3. 2 PP size and 2 Auto size Photographs

4. For proof of date of Birth one should submit Xerox copy of valid passport / citizenship / driving license (2 copies of any one) (Note: Date of birth should be mention in AD)


Curricular structure

All courses are of 4 credits each and the Dissertation is of 8 credits. (Total 68 credits)

Details

1st Semester

MTM-1

Management Functions And Behavior in Tourism

4 Credits

MTM-2

Human Resource Planning And Development in Tourism

4 Credits

MTM-3

Managing Personnel in Tourism

4 Credits

MTM-4

Information Management and Information Systems in Tourism

4 Credits

2nd Semester

MTM-5

Accounting, Finance and Working Capital for tourism Managers

4 Credits

MTM-6

Marketing for Tourism Managers

4 Credits

MTM-7

Sales and Advertising Management in Tourism

4 Credits

MTM-8

Managing Small Scale Enterprises in Tourism

4 Credits


3rd Semester

MTM-09

Understanding Tourism Markets          -

4 Credits

MTM-10

Tourism Impacts

4 Credits

MTM-11

Tourism Planning and Development

4 Credits

MTM-16

Dissertation

8 Credits

4th Semester

MTM-12

Tourism Products: Design and Development

4 Credits

MTM-13

Tourism Operations

4 Credits

MTM-14

Tourist Transport Operation (Road Transport)

4 Credits

MTM-15

Meetings, Incentives, Conference and Expositions (MICE)

4 Credits

All students seeking admission under Category 2 will have to pass the following four courses during their period of study.

(1st Semester)

TS-1 Foundation Course in Tourism

8 Credits

TS-2 Tourism Development: Operations and Case Studies

8 Credits

(2nd Semester)

TS-3 Management in Tourism

8 Credits

TS-6 Tourism Marketing

8 Credits