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BBA with Specialization in Travel and Tourism

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School of Management & Commerce

Duration

Years

Fees Structure

Semester-I

Rs.75,000/-

Semester-II

Rs.70,000/-

Total Fee

Rs.1,45,000/-

 

Overview
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Travel and Tourism is a three-year bachelor's degree programme designed to develop the skills required to work in the Travel and Tourism Sector. The curriculum covers many different elements of Travel and Tourism, which include subjects like Fundamentals of Travel & Tourism, Travel Agency and Tour Operation, Consumer Behavior and Market Research, Essentials of Strategic Management and so on.
 
Students pursuing BBA with Specialization in Travel and Tourism at the School of Management and Commerce, K.R. Mangalam University (KRMU) will be trained by the most experienced industry experts and educators in the field. This programme will run over a period of 3 years when the students will eventually grow into business-ready individuals with hands-on experience in understanding both theoretical and practical elements of the industry.
 
KRMU designed this course with current industry demands and trends in mind, and it focuses on building various skills and abilities revolving around the Travel and Tourism Sector and various influencing factors that serve as pillars for this industry.
 

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate must have passed 10+2 examination or equivalent in any stream with minimum 50% aggregate marks.

Programme Details

Programme Highlights
  • KRMU BBA with Specialization in Travel and Tourism features a curriculum that has been carefully designed by industry experts and notable academicians.
  • At SOMC, BBA in Travel and Tourism Course has been moulded in line with the latest advancements and needs of the industry.
  • SOMC makes sure to integrate the growth of the students with the global needs and expectations of the major stakeholders through teaching, research, exchange & collaborative programmes with Foreign, Indian Universities/Institutions and MNCs.
  • Regular Mock Interview Sessions are being taken by Industry Experts to keep the students up to date with their knowledge and understand their problems.
  • The programme enables the students to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills required for organizing and carrying out entrepreneurial activities, to develop the ability to analyze and understand business situations in which entrepreneurs act and to master the knowledge necessary to plan entrepreneurial activities.
  • Regular Case Studies and Live Projects are being explained and given to students in line with the industrial trends.
  • The Programme exposes students to the diverse area of application of knowledge in business firms and industrial organizations and enables them to gain practical knowledge in order to be globally competent.  
  • Students get to intern at some of the most reputed organizations and get to enhance their knowledge in the field.
  • The skills that the students gain through this course can be applied to enhance the functionality of enterprises all over the world. 
  • This programme gives students the confidence to understand and work with people that come from diverse socio-cultural backgrounds from around the globe.
 
Programme Structure

Semester 1
Course Title Credit
Communications Skills 4
Environmental Studies 3
Disaster Management 3
Stress Management 4
Business Applications of Economics 3
Management Thought and Applications 4
Financial Reporting and Analysis 4
Foreign Language-I 2

Semester 2
Course Title Credit
Laws Governing Companies in India 4
Mathematical Analysis of Business Situations 4
Macro Economic Dynamics 3
Introduction to Computers & IT, Office Automation 4
Introduction to Computers & IT, Office Automation Lab 1
Self Management 4
Foreign Language-II 2

Semester 3
Course Title Credit
Human Capital Management 4
Production and Operations Mangement 4
Laws Governing Business in India 4
Marketing for Contemporary Business 4
Business Statistics 4
Discipline Specific Elective (Travel and Tourism) -I 4

Semester 4
Course Title Credit
E-Commerce 3
Chasing The Rainbow: The Enterprenuerial Streak 4
Analysing Cost for Managerial Decision Making 5
Research Methodology for Business 4
Financial Decision Making 4
Discipline Specific Elective (Travel and Tourism)-II 4

Semester 5
Course Title Credit
Summer Training Project Report 4
Taxation for Managers 4
Management Information System 3
Ethics ,Values & Corporate Social Responsibility 4
Discipline Specific Elective (Travel and Tourism)-III 4
Discipline Specific Elective (Travel and Tourism)-IV 4
Value Added Course 0

Semester 6
Course Title Credit
Strategic Orientation for Business 4
Project Planning and Evaluation 4
Personality Development and Communication Skills 4
Business Environment in India 3
Discipline Specific Elective (Travel and Tourism)- V 4
Discipline Specific Elective (Travel and Tourism)- VI 4
Value Added Course 0

 

Programme Outcomes
  • Advanced Business Knowledge: One of the advantages of opting for this course is that you will obtain an advanced level of business knowledge that would be useful for working in enterprises all across the world. With such in-depth knowledge about various business operations, you can also consider the idea of starting your own venture after graduating college. 
  • Becoming more Employable: Another reason why you should opt for this course is that it will enhance your employability. After studying Travel and Tourism, you will have a wide range of career options to choose from. Having knowledge in multiple avenues will also help you in getting a good starting salary package. 
  • Travel Opportunities: Since you will have a better understanding of global business operations, you will also have increased chances to travel abroad whenever you wish to do so. Studying in this programme will give you the confidence to adapt to various cultures and leadership styles on an international level. Travelling to different countries will also give you more exposure to unique ventures and enhance your personality in many ways.  
  • Having a Competitive Edge: Enrolling in this course will give you a competitive edge over other prospects. Studying Travel and Tourism will give you a global perspective on how to manage things–you may not have that kind of insight if you opt for another Business degree. This is a special skill to have if you consider the expectations from today’s international workforce. It doesn’t matter if you work on a senior or on a junior level; knowing the global market will always add value to your portfolio.
 

Who should Pursue

The students who are interested in understanding multinational enterprises (MNEs), their governance, and management should opt for this course. If you have a keen interest to explore the complex issues pertaining to Tourism business enterprises, then you should study the subject of BBA in Travel and Tourism. This subject would also be a great choice for you if you care about making globalization good by working for the government or the NGOs who run their own businesses. Opting for this field will allow you to see how globalization has brought an enhanced ‘connectedness’ of markets, people and information across countries. Another reason why you should go for a BBA specialization in Travel and Tourism is that it will aid you to learn the processes that are involved in Business Analytics. Having in-depth knowledge about the same can assist you in solving real-world problems and optimizing an enterprise’s resources for improved operations. An intelligent business person knows that numbers are the foundation for any successful company.
 

Sponsored MBA Degree

K.R. Mangalam University offers a Sponsored MBA Degree to all of the new KRMU students who are looking forward to getting enrolled in the UG courses. 
KRMU bears the total course fee i.e. INR 5,20,000 of the deserving student. This is a golden opportunity for the students who wish to pursue MBA after their undergraduate studies.
 

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

The students who wish to avail and pursue a Sponsored MBA Degree from K.R. Mangalam University should be eligible as per the following eligibility criteria:
  • The student must be enrolled in an undergraduate course at KRMU and needs to score more than 8.0 CGPA
  • Students must clear all of the papers/exams across the tenure in the first attempt
  • The student must have 75% or more attendance during the whole course period
  • The student should not have any disciplinary charges against him/her during the whole period of their undergraduate degree

Financial Assistance

K.R. Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.

Benefits:

  • Quick and Instant
  • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.
  • Concessional rate of interest.
  • Speedy disposal of loan applications
  • Availability of the loan across the country
  • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees
  • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years.
 

Career Options

You can opt for multiple career paths after graduating with a BBA in Travel and Tourism. Among the countless options that are available for you, you would have to figure out which one meets your requirements. You can take the help of your mentors in this process. Make sure to be well-informed before you make a decision. Here are a few of the common career areas that are chosen by the students after completing this course:
  • Travel Agency staff
  • Travel and Tourism Consultant
  • Travel Agent
  • Tour Operator
  • Ticketing Executive
  • Air hostess
  • Airline employee
  • Airport staff
  • Entrepreneur
  • Tour Guide
  • Customer service manager
  • Tourism promoter
 

Placements

It is normal to feel unsure about your career choices after graduating college. That is why it is important to seek the right kind of support system and mentorship to become capable of discovering your path. In such situations, opting for career counseling services provided by KRMU can ease your journey to a great extent. The university exposes its students to a plethora of career choices and also teaches them about the various employment trends in their specific industries and domains. One can easily get a lucrative salary package after completing their course of study. If you make wise choices, you can make that happen right at the beginning of your career. Here is a list of the companies that are a part of the KRMU placement drive: 
  • Thomas Cook (India) Ltd
  • MakeMyTrip
  • Yatra
  • Clear Trip
  • Jet Airways
  • RCI
  • Goibibo
  • Cox & Kings Ltd
  • Blue Whale Academy
     
 

Faq

If you are seeking admission in this course, you need to first fill out the application form at admissions.krmangalam.edu.in Then you will get a link for the admission test at your registered email address. Once you complete the test, your interview will be scheduled with one of the faculty members at KRMU. Upon selection, you have to submit the required documents and fee.

Through this programme, you will understand the business operations and management policies of Multinational Enterprises (MNEs). Students will get a chance to explore the complex issues relating to global ventures. If you are someone who has a keen interest in the concept of globalization, studying the Tourism industry might be a good choice for you.

After the advent of the pandemic, the classes are being conducted both in online and offline modes. This hybrid structure of the education system is helping students to adapt to the 'new normal' and perform well in their studies.

Yes, the KRMU Campus has a well-equipped medical room in Block-A. Emergency healthcare services for both the faculty members and the students are provided by the university. The KRMU staff takes several measures for the prevention and treatment of various illnesses and injuries

The university strives to make its students industry-ready through a rigorous academic curriculum and campus placements. KRMU has started the ‘Campus to Corporate Connect’ initiative to build a sustainable and mutually beneficial relationship with esteemed corporates and institutions across different industries.

 

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