Bachelor of Tourism Management (BTM)
BTM : Three year full time (No. of seats 60)
Bachelor of Tourism Management (BTM) is a Govt. of Madhya Pradesh, Higher Education Department approved undergraduate degree course in sectorial management and its duration is 3 years (six semesters). The program is affiliated to Jiwaji University, Gwalior and the degrees on completion of program are awarded by NAAC ‘A’ accredited Jiwaji University, Gwalior. A Bachelor’s degree in Tourism Management (BTM) has gained importance for entry level executive positions in hospitability and tourism industries. The program has potential to generate opportunity of executive level placement in Tourism and allied industries (hospitability, airlines and ticketing). A large number of industrial units in these sectors have shown their preference for undergraduate students in the last five years. The program is also approved for the purpose of selection in defense forces through CDS route. BTM graduates are eligible to participate in selection process for administrative positions both at central and state levels. The program is also recognized by the public sector units for selection on executive positions.
The Institute has a systematic process in place for the development of the BTM students to make them suitable for tourism and allied industries. The Institute has right processes in place for developing the personality of the students. The students present eight seminars, appear in at least sixteen practice GDs, make at least 40 classroom presentations, are part of at least 32 organizing committees for national or international programs and are sponsored to attend unlimited programs organized by other Institutions across the country. A team of four faculty members takes care of communication skills development throughout the three years program.
The Main objective of BTM program is to prepare students for executive level responsibilities in tourism and allied industries in addition to making them ready for public sector units, administrative positions and CDS.
Candidates seeking admission in BTM program must have secured minimum 50% aggregate marks at 10+2 or equivalent examination in any discipline from a recognized Education Board.
A candidate who has appeared in 10 + 2 or other equivalent examination during current year as a regular or private candidate but whose result is yet to be declared can also apply for admission on provisional basis. But such a candidate must produce the certificate of passing the examination before the last date fixed for this purpose, failing which, his/her admission may be cancelled. The fee and other charges paid by him/her will not be refunded in any case..