P G Dept. of Hospitality & Tourism Management

The department of hospitality & tourism management was founded in 2003, in response to the NAAC Peer Team recommendation and in view of the tourism importance of Idukki district. It offers Master of Management in Hospitality and Tourism (MMH), a four semester government aided master’s programme in hospitality and tourism. As an add-on certification, the department offers PGDHO - (2 year PG Diploma in Hotel Operations) – Designed and delivered by the MMH faculty. The curriculum is designed by the faculty of Marian after consulting industry and academia experts and modelled on a similar programme at Cornell University, USA.

  • Management programme with Tourism, Hospitality specializations
  • Interdisciplinary focus appreciated by industry
  • Industry internships in all semesters – total 6 months
  • Multiple Skills training incorporated - English, IT, Itinerary Preparation, Tours & Events Management & Business Presentation skills
  • Curriculum designed by the faculty of Marian consulting industry and academia experts- Approved by the MG University in Nov 2003 ;Modelled on a similar programme at Cornell University, USA.
  • Add on : PGDHO - (2 year PG Diploma in Hotel Operations) – Designed and delivered by the MMH faculty
  • Spirit of experimentation in classroom activities, Fun filled learning ambience & Enhanced use of ICT
  • University Ranks : First three ranks in all the years
  • Higher Studies (PhD) : 4 students
  • Sports achievements : Represented MG university in Shuttle Badminton
  1. Academic Qualifications
    • PhD holders : 1
    • PhD pursuing : 3
    • Additional PG : 2
    • BEd : 1
    • International Diploma in Theme Centered Interaction (TCI) : 1
    • Certified Hospitality Educator : 2
  2. Teachers with International Exposure : 5
  3. Teachers with Industry Experience
    • Work Experience : 4
    • Training Experience : 1
  4. Teaching Experience
    • <5 years : 1
    • 5-10 years : 1
    • 10-15 years : 1
    • > 15 years : 4
  5. Expert committee/University bodies memberships /Participation in Syllabus formulation : 6 Teachers
  6. Experience in Academic Administration/Leadership : 5 Teachers
  7. Syllabi designed by the faculty of the department : MMH, PGDHO, Airfares & Ticketing, Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism
  8. Faculty as Resource person : 17
  9. Articles published : 7
  10. Seminars attended : 24
  11. Papers presented : 19
  12. Paper presentations Abroad : 4
  13. Books/study materials : 2