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IGNOU Master of Arts in Tourism Management (MTM)

ignou ma in tourism management, ignou ma tourism management admission 2016, IGNOU MTM Admission, Eligibility, Admission Status, Courses, Syllabus, Date Sheet, Forms, Hall Ticket, Results, Grade Card: The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers admission to Master of Arts in Tourism Management(MTM) in both January and July academic cycles. The discipline has been developed by the School of Tourism and Hospitality Services Management (SOTHSM), IGNOU.

The main objective of the university to offer education in Master’s Degree in Tourism Management (MTM) to the students from all over the country and abroad is to provide them the deep knowledge and understanding about the Tourism sector. It provides a great opportunity for learners who want to pursue their career in the field of tourism and start their work at managerial level position. It also creates a job opportunity for learners in both government as well as private sector. The learners who want to work as entrepreneurs or those running their own tourism agencies can also pursue this discipline. To know more about the MTM discipline, please visit the official website  at:

The more details about the Master of Arts in Tourism Management(MTM) programme are mentioned below :

  • Medium of Instruction : English
  • Admission Eligibility :
    • Category 1: The student seeking admission to this programme should be having BTS or BA(Tourism) or B.Sc. Hospitality and Hotel Administration(BHM) or Bachelor’s in Hotel Management (approved by AICTE) or those students who have done their graduation in any field along with a Diploma in Tourism, which is recognized in the University system or by AICTE.
    • Category 2: The students with Bachelor’s Degree or a higher degree in any field from a recognized University as their basic qualification are eligible to take admission.But the student falling under this Category will have to pass four additional Tourism foundation courses during their period of study.
  • Programme Fee : For Category 1, The students need to pay Rs. 9,000/- for complete programme which has to be paid year wise @Rs. 4,500/- per year. For Category 2 the total fee is Rs.11,000/- which has to be  paid year wise @Rs.6,500/- for 1st Year & Rs.4,500/- for 2nd Year.
  • Duration : The university provides a minimum time duration of 2 years and maximum duration of 4 years to complete this master degree programme. If not completed on time, the students has to take re-admission and submit the fees again.

IGNOU MTM Courses & Syllabus : The learner need to complete 68 credits to obtain the master degree. The detail about the Course Code and Course Names are mentioned below :

IGNOU MTM First Semester Courses

Course CodeTitle of the CourseCredits
MTM-1Management Functions And Behaviour In Tourism4
MTM-2Human Resource Planning And Development In Tourism4
MTM-3Managing Personnel In Tourism4
MTM-4Information Management And Information Systems In India4

IGNOU MTM Second Semester Courses

Course CodeTitle of the CourseCredits
MTM-5Accounting Finance And Working Capital For Tourism Managers4
MTM-6Marketing For Tourism Managers4
MTM-7Sales And Product Management In Tourism4
MTM-8Managing Small Scale Enterprises in Tourism4

IGNOU MTM Third Semester Courses

Course CodeTitle of the CourseCredits
MTM-9Understanding Tourism Markets4
MTM-10Tourism Impacts4
MTM-11Tourism Planning And Development4

IGNOU MTM Fourth Semester Courses

Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
MTM-12Tourism Products: Design and Development4
MTM-13Tourism Operations4
MTM-14Tourist Transport Operations (Road Transport)4
MTM-15Meeting, Incentives, Conferences And Expositions (MICE)4
Total Credits68

The learners who falls under the admission eligibility category 2 will have to pass out four Foundation courses during their period of study. We have mentioned below all these four courses with their course codes and course names.

Course CodeTitle of CourseCredits
TS 1Foundation Course in Tourism8
TS 2Tourism Development: Operations and Case Studies8
TS 3Management in Tourism8
TS 6Tourism Marketing8
Total Credits32

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  • Hi Sir,I am MTM student i have passed in all subject but last i have submitted mtm 16 for june 15 when the results will be declared …how to check dissertation enrollment no:125452882

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