• The ICFAI University, Meghalaya

The MTA Program

The MTA Program

The Master of Tourism Administration Program prepares students for managerial positions as required by the Tourism Industry, which is the fastest growing industry in the world. This industry has found a place in generating massive foreign exchange revenue. The program will equip students with entrepreneurship skills in the field of tourism.

Duration : Two years

Program Structure
The MTA Program is organized into 4 semesters in two years. There are 28 courses including soft skills and Management theses. 

Students are additionally required to go through a Summer Internship after the second semester. 

The program structure is subject to periodic review.

Electives: 
Event Tourism, Tourism and Globalization, Tourism and Sustainability, Cultural Tourism, Tourism Products, Health Tourism, Services Marketing.

*Foreign Language Course: French or German (to be decided by the University on availability of Faculty)

Award
Successful students will receive the MBA degree from the University, subject to University regulations.

 

MTA Program Structure 
Year I Semester I Semester - II
  • Business Communication
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Financial Management
  • Information Technology for
    Tourism Management
  • Principles of Tourism
  • History of Tourism
  • Geography of Tourism
  • Tourism Economics
  • Tourism Research Methods
  • Heritage Management
  • Tourism and Travel
    Management
  • Marketing for Tourism
  • Planning in Tourism
  • Trends in Tourism
  • Ecology of Tourism
  • Tourism in India
  • Soft Skills
Summer Internship Program
Year II Semester - III Semester - IV
  • Tourism Ethics
  • Human Rights and Tourism
  • Tourism in North East India
  • Foreign Language Course*
    (any one)
  • Elective I
  • Elective II
  • Elective III
  • Elective IV
  • Soft Skills Lab II
  • Management Thesis I
  • Internship cum Project with
    submission of Management
    Thesis – II