Ph.D. - THM - Tourism and Hotel Management Department

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The Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Tourism and Hotel Management (Ph.D. - THM) has been designed to explore the enormous hospitality and tourism wealth of the region. The department is pioneering in entire North East region in offering Doctorate degree in the discipline of Tourism and Hotel Management. The Department conducts research, analyze and report data related to the development and retention of the hospitality and tourism.

Eligibility Criteria for Admission:

  1. Candidates with at least 55% marks or with a minimum of ‘B’ grade (CGPA) in the 7-point UGC Scale at the Master’s Degree level or equivalent will be eligible for admission to the Ph.D. programme in the same or cognate subject. However, in cases of candidates belonging to ST/SC categories, the minimum percentage/CGPA may be relaxed to the extent provided by the Government of India policy on such matters. Further, subject to availability of vacancies, candidates from disciplines/subjects other than those dealt by the concerned Department/Centres may be admitted, provided they belong to allied/cognate subject and that expertise in such subjects are available in the department/centre.
  2. Foreign students, including non-resident Indians, having equivalent qualification as stated under 1 (one) above may be considered for admission to the programme. The admission shall be made through the Central Committee for Admission of Foreign Students, NEHU following the guidelines of the Government of India.