Tourism is one of the fastest growing industries and an MBA in tourism caters to this ever growing need of the industry. Master’s in Business Administration in tourism, produces managers who can appreciate and fulfill the competing demands of tourists and the local environment. The course includes an analysis of issues related to tourism management issues and the application of appropriate management techniques to set them right, enable them to grow and increase tourism. The course aims to contribute to the study of global issues related to this booming field.
At Pondicherry University, the course contents are designed with great care with inputs from industry experts and scholars, experienced professors from revered institutions like IITs and IIMs. Distance MBA in Tourism course has been designed with constant interaction with local tourists, industry stalwarts, and students’ feedback, to ensure we don't compromise on the quality of education offered. The university also provides around the clock support through online chat sessions and email assistance for any doubts or issues that should linger your mind. Live mentoring by our professors is also offered through online support constantly, for a couple of months before examinations.
The university requires any degree from a recognized university under 10+2+3 or 11+1+3 or 11+2+2 streams, as eligibility for the distance online MBA course. We have come up with a unique feature for the smartphone users, the online application, ‘avagmah’. This application is available for all smartphone users and provides you with course content and e-books, anytime, anywhere.
The travel and tourism distance learning program trains students for careers in a variety of environments including travel agencies, cruise lines, vehicle rental companies, online bookings, heritage site development, travel guides, hotel and lodging and event planning and organization. The university also offers various other online MBA courses on the same lines. The university also keeps its students updated with frequent industry visits, and guest- lectures from achievers and industry experts, to ensure the students industry-readiness.