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  • Introduction

    The Department of Tourism Studies was established in 1999, dedicated to the motto of excellence and service .The Department is committed for the overall development of an individual through academic excellence, professional competence, personal, interpersonal and societal skills. Christ University became the premier educational institute in Karnataka to introduce a two-year Post-graduate Programme in Tourism Studies- Master of Tourism Administration (MTA).

    With a focus on Greater Academia and stronger Industry Relations, the Department gives emphasis on Research and development. It also offers Ph.D, M.Phil and B.Com Tourism and Travel Management courses. The department is an IATA/UFTAA Authorized Training Centre for international travel and tourism training programmes. Driven with a strong and sound set of core values, the department has always endeavored to empower students to face the challenges in the rapidly growing travel, tourism and hospitality industry.

    The Department imparts training in tourism and travel industry management and related areas. It provides opportunities to students to connect with various Bodies and Associations within the tourism industry in such a way that they are equipped professionally in the vocation of tourism.

    The Department also undertakes educational programmes and organizes courses of study, lectures, seminars, workshops, symposia and conferences to prepare the students to meet the requirements of tourism industry.

    The department offers guidance and directions to other institutions in the country and coordinates with them, so as to develop uniform and adequate standards of courses of instruction.

     

    Festival Details
    Milan
    Inter Class cultural talent hunt to unearth the hidden cultural potential of MTA students. Various competitions are conducted among the students to bring the best out of them.

    Report on Milan 2013

    Milan 2013 was held on 5th and 6th July. The theme for this year’s Milan was “Festivals of India”. Street plays on the theme “Atithi Devo Bhava” organized in the Basketball Court at 01:00 pm, 5th July commenced the first day of the event. This was followed by events like Logo Punch, Poster Making, Travel Writing, Photography and Treasure Hunt.

          

    The second day commenced with the setting up of stalls in the Campus Drive by both the First Year and Second Year MTA students, followed by competitions in JAM, Solo and Group Songs and Group Dance.

    Milan 2013 came to an end with the valedictory function at 12:00 pm on 6th July. Winners in all events were felicitated and the overall winners of Milan 2013 were First Year MTA.

     

     
    Courses Offered

    Doctoral Programmes (Ph.D.)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Tourism

    M Phil Programmes
      Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Tourism

    Postgraduate Programmes
      Master of Tourism Administration (MTA)

    Undergraduate Programmes
      Bachelor of Commerce (Travel & Tourism Management)

    Certificate Courses in Odd Semester
      Travel and Tourism Management

    International Certifications
      IATA / UFTAA




     
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    Contact Us
    Department of Tourism Studies,
    Christ University, Hosur Road,
    Bangalore, Karnataka,
    India - 560029
    Ph: +91 80.4012.9600,
    Fax:+91.80.40129000
    Email:mail@christuniversity.in
    Website: www.christuniversity.in

    Head Administration
    Tomy K. Kallarakal Email:hod.ts@christuniversity.in,
    Ph: +91 80.4012.9380,9704