Department of Tourism & Hospitality Management Head of Department (in-charge): Prof. L. S. Sharma
The department was established in the academic session 2019-20 and now offers full time MBA programme in Tourism and Hospitality Management. The programme comprises of four semesters during in which the students have to undertake 100 credit papers under CBCS pattern and carry out a project work during summer training on real world problem in a tourism and hospitality industry. This programme is built on the foundation of activity based learning model. Participants in this programme will experience a challenging developmental process which builds character, competency and confidence and fosters the understanding of tourism and hospitality management. The programme offers an integrated set of skills from the fundamental functional areas of tourism and hospitality business to the practical methods of managing tourism and hospitality operations. The department offers specialization in four disciplines –Tourism Marketing, Hospitality Management, Special Interest Tourism and Tourism Management
To be a renowned institute of centre of excellence at the frontiers of tourism and hospitality management education, research, consultancy, training & development and strengthening sustainable practices of the tourism and hospitality industry.
- To promote excellence in distinctive and impactful teaching, training & development and contemporary research in the industry
- To educate and nurture leaders of tourism and hospitality industry and entrepreneurial organizations and supporting them in their efforts to create high-quality talent and value.
- To contribute towards tourism and hospitality industry practice through continuous engagement with experienced faculties and prominent stakeholders, decision makers and leaders across the globe- including government, businesses, non-governmental enterprises and host communities of the tourism destinations
The main research interests of the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management are in the following areas of Tour Operations Business, Sustainable Tourism, Eco-tourism, Adventure Tourism, Mountain Tourism, Community Based Tourism, Tourism Policies and Planning, Hospitality Management, Event Management etc.
Dr. Himanshu Bhusan Rout
Dr. Pankaj Kumar
Dr. Rajdeep Deb
Programmes offered under the department: MBA