The Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management (IITTM, Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India) will now be offering a full-fledged MBA in Tourism in partnership with Indira Gandhi National Tribal University (IGNTU) , Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. An MoU to this effect has been signed between IITTM and IGNTU, Amarkantak (M.P.). The Director of IITTM, Prof (Dr.) Sandeep Kulshreshtha and the Vice Chancellor of IGNTU, Prof. T.V. Kattimani exchanged the signed documents of the MoU in the presence of the Minister of State for Culture (Independent Charge), Tourism (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation and Chairman, BOG-IITTM, Dr. Mahesh Sharma in New Delhi today.
IITTM will now start the MBA (Tourism) program, which will replace the earlier PGDM course, in collaboration with the National Tribal University which has a pan India presence.
Secretary, Tourism, Dr. Lalit Panwar and other senior officials of the Ministry were also present on the occasion.