This graduate degree in commerce with a specialisation in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Industry is a programme with a strong foundation in both Commerce and Management studies. The curriculum design is intended to fill the skill gap in the fast growing Tourism and Travel industry of both entrepreneurs and business professionals. The curriculum combines lectures with flip classroom practices such as presentations, discussions, brainstorming, demonstrations and field visits. This programme has a strong industry-institute interface through guest talks, seminars and panel discussions.

The programme consists of 21 Core Courses which are an amalgamation of both the commerce as well as management disciplines pertaining to travel and tourism, 4 Courses in English, 2 Courses in additional languages, 2 Complementary Courses (Banking and Insurance, Principles of Business Decisions), and 4 Optional courses in travel and tourism management for the last four semesters along with 1 Open course. In addition to this, the students are expected to prepare a research project in the final semester in order to acquire the requisite number of credits.

Curriculum Structure:

Semester ISemester IISemester IIISemester IVSemester VSemester VI
Common Course I: English- 1Common Course I: English- 2Common Course: English- 3Common Course: English- 4Core Course 17: Cost AccountingCore Course 19: Applied Cost Accounting
Common Course II Second Language1Common Course II Second Language 2Core Course 9: Marketing ManagementCore Course 13: Capital Market   Special AccountingComplementary 1 Banking and InsuranceComplementary 2 Principles of Business Decisions
Core Course 1: Business StatisticsCore Course 5: Quantitative Techniques for Business ResearchCore Course 10: Corporate AccountingCore Course 14: Special AccountingCore Course 18: Environment ManagementCore Course 20: Practical Auditing
Core Course 2: Financial AccountingCore Course 6: IFRSCore Course 11: E-Commerce and General InformaticsCore Course 15: Entrepreneurship Development and Project ManagementOpen CourseCore Course 21: Accounting for Managerial Decisions
Core Course 3: Business Regulatory FrameworkCore Course 7: Corporate RegulationsCore Course 12: Business ManagementCore Course 16: Financial ServiceOptional Course III       Travel and Tourism InfrastructureOptional Course Paper-IV Hospitality Management
Core Course 4: Business EnvironmentCore Course 8: Business Communication and Management Information SystemOptional Course 1 Fundamentals of TourismOptional Course II Marketing of Tourism Project and Viva

Opportunities after B. Com (Travel and Tourism)

Higher Studies: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Commerce (M.Com.), Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.), Master of Tourism Administration, FTTA and programmes for which the eligibility is a graduate degree.

Career Options: Hotel Manager, Event Planner, Airline Manager, Travel Agent

Faculty Members

 Dr. R. Viswambaran, M.Com. Ph.D., Mr. Sanjay Otta, M. Com., M.Phil., Ms. Rosamma Xavier, M. Com., Ms. Anchana Bobachan, M. Com., Ms. Bitty Sebastian, M. Com.