Master of Tourism Administration (MTA), is a two years postgraduate Travel and Tourism degree course of study in India. The aim of the program is to prepare candidates for the international and national position in hospitality tourism and meeting requirement of a professional management system. The study develops knowledge and skills of candidates and they are able to deal with various administrative responsibilities involved in the management science of tourism and hospitality.
Due to the rapid development of the tourism industry has lead to the demand of more well experienced and qualified professionals. The course of tourism management helps the candidates to prepare for a career in the industry of tourism.
The master study provides an opportunity to candidates in Travel and Tourism Sector by giving them the edge, particularly with the combined knowledge and relevant work experience enables them of further develop their portfolio.
The course of study is suitable for those candidates wants to increase their knowledge for accelerating their career by exploring and acquire a critical understanding of Tourism Administration. The course of study is designed to provide in-depth knowledge, information, techniques and about the activities associated with Tourism Administration and Management, in a comprehensive manner. The study is focused on theoretical and practical aspects and principles techniques in an academic discipline such as
Tourism Administration (Management Concepts & Application0, Introduction of Tourism Administration, Tourism Policy & Planning, Administration of Travel Agency & Tour Operation, Tourism Administration Hospitality Management, Communication Skills, Foreign Languages, Behavioral Science, Financial Management, Research Methodology, Economic of Tourism, Computer Application, Customer Relationship Management, World Tourism Resources, Marketing & Services.
The candidate has to complete Bachelor Degree in Bachelor of science in Tourism Management (B.Sc.TM), Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), or any other Bachelor Degree with relevant subjects or equivalent examination, with minimum aggregate 55% marks, such candidates are eligible to take admission in Master’s degree study program.
This course requires study requires 2 years of the time period in India, It’s a Full Time professional degree course, but some candidates use part time, correspondence education program and also go for distance learning, study option to earn this degree.
After the successful completion of this course, candidates can also pursue the higher studies and do M.Phil in Tourism Administration, Ph.D. (Doctorate in Tourism Administration), and specialization or research oriented work in their respective field.
The Master degree holder have excellent career opportunities in Colleges & Universities also in both Public and Private Public Travel & Tourism Sector such as Travel Agencies, Airline, Ministry of Tourism, Hotels & Resorts, Event, and Entertainment Organization, Cruise Liners, etc.
After the successful completion of the course, one can be recognized as Travel Agent / Tour Guide and able to work as Hotel Manager, Hotel Service Supervisor, Tourism Manager, Transport Administrator, Travel Consultant, Events Manager, Public Relation Officer, etc.
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