Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM) - Tourism and Hotel Management Department

The programme  is of two years comprising of four semesters of extensive study of the tourism and hotel practices with a focus on the foundation, functional areas, specialization specific studies and consolidation of the same. The guiding principles of the MTTM programme constitute sector-specific training and development to equip meeting the demands of increasing service standards through a curriculum of teaching, research and extension. As such, the programme objectives are:

  1. familiarizing with the tourism and hotel sector
  2. provision of professional knowledge and skills fit to the current market demand
  3. Behavioral transformation needed for creation of new business ventures in the tourism and hotel industry with a particular emphasis on the North-East Region of India.

Eligibility Criteria for Admission:

  1. Candidates with a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from any recognized University/Institute with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent (45% for SC/ST candidates) shall ordinarily be considered for admission. Those appearing in the final examination and expecting their results by July 28, 2015 may also apply.
  2. Eligible Candidates must have a valid score of Management Aptitude Test (MAT) (May / September / December 2016 or February / May 2017) conducted by All India Management Association.

  3. Candidates without MAT score may also apply but selection is subject to availability of seats.

  4. Candidates who are willing to take admission in the Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM) programme is required to fill up the NEHU application form enclosing their respective MAT Score.

  5. Candidates seeking admission against sponsored seats shall have, in addition to the qualifications stated above under 1 & 2, a minimum of 2 years of full time work experience in a relevant area in a Firm / Company / Industry / Educational and Research Institution / Government / Quasi Government /Autonomous organization registered with appropriate authority. They will be considered for admission against supernumerary seats.

  6. Foreign students, including non-resident Indians, having equivalent qualification as stated above under 1 and having work experience of at least 2 years in a responsible capacity shall be considered for admission to the programme only on the basis of their academic qualification and two reference letters, at least one of them being from the academic institution she/he did her/his graduation. Such candidates shall be admitted against supernumerary seats. The admission shall be made through the Central Committee for Admission of Foreign Students, NEHU following the guidelines of Govt. of India.