Travel & Tourism

Programme Highlights

EMPLOYABILITY & CAREER PATH WAYS :

  • Go on to be a Professional – Tour Guide, Supervisor, Executive, Manager,
  • Further Study: M Voc., MBA,, M. Phil, Ph. D etc.
  • Take up careers in Travel and Tourism Tour Manager, Transport Manager, Travel desk Manager, Tour Escort, Heritage Tour Guide, Adventure tour guide, Catering Manager, Banquet Manager, Event Manager

IN NUMBERS

Ability Enhancement Course -6
Skill Enhancement Course -3
Core Discipline Courses -12
Elective Courses -6
Project/ internship-3

QUICK FACTS

B. Voc : 3 Years – 6 Semesters –180 Credits- Full Time
Advance Diploma: 1 Year-2 Semesters-60 Credits-Full Time
Diploma:1 Year-2 semesters-60 Credits-Full Time
Choice Based Credit System (CBCS)
Outcome Based Education (OBE)
10 Point Credit and Grading system

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PROGRAMME DIFFERENTIATORS

  • On Job Training with Kesari
  • Affiliation with Sector Skill Councils
  • Proficiency in Specific Skills
  • Industry Projects and Field Visits
  • Professional Certifications
  • Career progression to Post Graduate Programmes.
  • Education that prepares you for life.
  • Enriched programme structure with a fine blend of core, elective, ability enhancement and skill enhancement courses designed to provide in depth knowledge and requisite skills.
  • Experiential and blended learning that enhances effectiveness of classical teaching – learning methods.
  • Expertise – led by in house faculty and augmented by visiting, guest and adjunct faculty as well as accomplished advisory board

ADMISSIONS PROCESS

“When overseas you learn more about your own country, than you do the place you’re visiting.” - Faculty / Quote by educationist

CURRICULUM

Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.

B. Voc. in Travel and Tourism is a undergraduate degree pathway programme of three years designed to provide students with skill based essential knowledge in the fields of TRAVEL AND TOURISM. It prepares students to enter the corporate world by equipping them with the necessary Technical, decision making and managerial abilities. Completion of the first year of this programme offers Diploma in TRAVEL AND TOURISM, Completion of Second Year of this programme offers Advance Diploma in TRAVEL AND TOURISM and Completion of Third Year of this programme offers Bachelor of Vocation Degree in TRAVEL AND TOURISM, which is equal to Level & of National Skill Qualification Framework. This degree has all the advantages of any traditional degree like B. A., B. Sc, B. Com.

The programme is designed to give a broad knowledge of the technical and functional aspects of a company and their interconnection through general TRAVEL AND TOURISM and advance courses. The students become aware about the TRAVEL AND TOURISM technology and learn the modern tools and techniques of TRAVEL AND TOURISM domain through classroom and practical Training.

PEO1 : To make students capable of the applicable National Occupational Standards (NOS) in the TRAVEL AND TOURISM industry in the national and global context

PEO2 : Students will be able to apply techniques, frameworks and tools to arrive at informed decisions in profession and practice.

PEO3 : Graduates will have a solid foundation to pursue professional careers and take up higher learning courses such as M Voc., MBA, M. Phil, Ph.D as well as research.

PEO4 : Graduates with a flair of self-employment will be able to initiate and build upon entrepreneurial ventures or demonstrate entrepreneurship for their employer organizations.

PEO5 : Graduate will recognize the need for adapting to change and have the aptitude and ability to engage in independent and life – long learning in the broadest context of socio-economic, technological and global change.

At the end of the programme the learner will be able to :

PO1 : Develop the knowledge, skill and attitude to creatively and systematically apply in the TRAVEL AND TOURISM field

PO2 : Develop fundamental in-depth knowledge and understanding of the techniques, principles, concepts, values, substantive rules and development of the core areas of TRAVEL AND TOURISM.

PO3 : Exhibit self-confidence and awareness of general issues prevailing in the technological field and in the society and communicate effectively with the other departments, professional fraternity and with society at large through digital and non-digital mediums and using a variety of modes such as effective reports & documentation, effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

PO4 : Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in teams, and in multidisciplinary settings by demonstrating life skills, coping skills and human values.

Sr. No.Course CategoryCourse NameCredit ValueNo. of Courses
1 Ability Enhancement Course Communication, Language, Soft skills 4 6
2 Skill Enhancement Course Computer Concept, Software, Decision Making, Entrepreneurship 4 3
3 Core Discipline Travel & Tourism Courses 6 12
4 Elective in Core Discipline Travel & Tourism Courses of Specific Stream 6 6
5 Elective Inter Disciplinary Project/ Internship 12 3

GA1: Sound Knowledge of the discipline

GA2: Independent and Critical thinking

GA3: Effective and confident communicators

GA4: Investigative, Resourceful, and Responsible

GA5: Ethically and Socially aware.

GA6: Entreprenuership & Intraprenuership

GA7: Life Skills

The method of instruction (pedagogy or teaching-learning processes) shall be determined by the requirements of a course, the learning objectives, learning outcomes & the learner’s context. However, the following methods of instruction shall be commonly used: Actual on job training, Case Method, Class Discussions, Field Work, Group Exercises, Lecture Sessions, MOOCs, Projects, Role-plays, Self-Learning Materials (SLMs), Self-study, Seminars, Simulations, Study Tours, Workshops.

During the courses students are encouraged to take up live projects in an industry to align their theoretical knowledge and its application. Also project work is added as a separate subject in second semester of every year. Industry based live projects allow students to gain valuable work experience while they’re still studying in college. They pave way for self-empowerment through skill building and hands-on-training.

1. 180 credits to be earned

2. Minimum CGPA: 4.0

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