TTM: BACHELOR OF TOURISM & TRAVEL MANAGEMENT
Tourism has been one of the biggest foreign exchange earners in our country. As such this area has attracted the attention of the government to develop tourism on priority basis. India attracts surprisingly large number of tourists from abroad for its rich cultural heritage scenic beauty, traditions of art, variety of folk life as well as fairs & festivals. Besides this, tourist activity within the country from one part to another is also sufficiently high which requires services and facilities like tour & travel, accommodation, entertainment, catering and such others.
Naturally, this sector opens a very wide area for trained cadres to cater to the specific needs of tourists. In view of these, initiatives are being taken by the UGC and the Government to promote this industry. Hence, the students opting this course have multiple opportunities in services related to food, lodge, travel and information both as working personals for some agency or starting ventures of their own.
The T & TM department Nalanda College has great pride in offering this course to young enthusiasts out to explore a prestigious and handsomely rewarding profession.
INFRASTRUCTURE & FACILITIES:
The department has a quite separate block with a computer lab having 15 computer sets, rich library, reading room and sufficient open space. The department has its own generator to meet the recurrent failure of electricity. Internet facility is yet another charm to facilitate latest update in this industry.
The T & TM course shall cover a period of three academic years i.e. 1st year (Hons.), 2nd year (Hons.) and 3rd year (Hons.). The session will run from July to June.
Candidates should have passed the Intermediate (10+2) examination (Arts, Commerce or Science) for taking admission in this course. They must have obtained 45% marks in aggregate.
PROCEDURE OF SELECTION:
The candidates seeking admission will have to take common Entrance test/Interview to be conducted at the college. The test would be designed to assess candidate‚Äôs understanding of English. Qualitative Aptitude and general awareness.
APPLICATION FORM AND PROSPECTUS:
Application form and Prospectus can be obtained from the departmental office.