• The ICFAI University,  Sikkim

The BTTM Program

The BTTM Program



The Bachelor of Travel and Tourism Management (BTM) Program provides insight into the tourism and travel industry and prepares students for a career in this fast growing field. It gives them the necessary skills, knowledge and exposure to the management and organization involved in providing products and services in this industry.

Duration
Four Years

Eligibility
Pass in 10+2 with aggregate marks 40% and above (any discipline).

Final year students awaiting results can also apply.

Program Structure
The BTTM program consists of 42 courses covered in 8 semesters spread across 4 years. Students are additionally required to do two summer internships at the end of Year 1 and Year II respectively and one Industrial Training in the 7th semester.

During 6th semester, students are exposed to elective courses in their respective field of specialization. The actual offering of electives will however, depend on optimal number of students opting for the same elective.

Electives:
Tourism In India, Surface Transport Operation, Airline & Cargo Operations, Adventure Tourism, International Tourism Management, Human Rights in Tourism.

Program Structure
Year I
Semester-I Semester-II
English Language Skills - I English Language Skills - II
Introduction to Tourism Industry Tour Organization
Geography of Tourism Hospitality in Tourism
Heritage & Culture of India Introduction To Marketing Management
Principles of Management Research Methods in Tourism
Fundamentals of Finance & Accounting Economics of Tourism
Summer Internship - I
Year II
Semester-III Semester-IV
TRW Global Trends in Tourism
Tourism Planning & Policies Soft Skills
Tourism Law Human Resources Management
Entrepreneurship In Tourism Event Management
Computer Application in Tourism Organizational Behavior
Travel Management MICE Management
Summer Internship Program - II
Year III
Semester-V Semester-VI
Ecology in Tourism Sustainable Tourism Development
Ticketing Techniques & CRS Overview of Tourism in N. E. India.
Foreign Language Course Services marketing
Front Office Management Elective-I
Sustainable development of Eco-Tourism in N. E. India Elective-II
Introductory Psychology Elective-III
Year IV
Semester-V Semester-VI
Internship Facility Planning
Tourism Products of
Environmental Study
Health Tourism
Elective-IV
Elective-V
Dissertation as Part Fulfillment for Graduation

The program structure is subject to periodic review.