New Delhi: The admission to various courses in tourism management have been started by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) today.
The university offers courses like Master of Arts in Tourism Management (MTM), Bachelor of Arts in Tourism Studies (BTS), Certificate in Tourism Studies (CTS) and Diploma in Tourism Studies (DTS).
The Masters level programme is aimed at professionals intending to pursue a career in the tourism industry or providing tourism-related services through their own enterprise, IGNOU said in a statement. The university also offers research-based programmes to help individuals associated with the tourism industry update their knowledge and skills.
"The course content for the diploma programme includes a foundation course in tourism, tourism development: products, operations and case studies; tourism management; and a project work," the statement added. The last date to apply for all the tourism programmes is July 30.