Bachelor of Business Administration (Travel and Tourism) BBA-T&T is a three year full time program affiliated to Goa University. The objective of this program is to build competence in students to effectively undertake managerial jobs in Travel and Tourism related organizations.
Each year of this program consists of three terms, with an additional summer term (internship) of eight weeks in the first and second year. As a part of the curriculum the department conducts study tour for the first and the second years. Each term will be of three months duration inclusive of vacations.
Candidates who have passed Higher Secondary School Certificate examination are eligible to join the First Year BBA-T&T. The concerned candidates will have to answer the Common Entrance Test (Undergraduate Aptitude Test – UGAT) conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA), New Delhi. They are required to fill in the UGAT application form indicating on the same the college of his/her preference. The date of test will be advertised on local dailies.
As per the Ordinance of the Goa University, the intake capacity is limited to 30 seats only.
The department adopts case study methodology of teaching to develop true managerial acumen in the students. Distinctive training methods like Seminars, Presentations, Group Discussions, Case studies, Role-plays etc are integrated.
Each term exposes students to a wide range of travel, tourism and management subjects. Apart from these subjects in each term perspective building electives are offered from already approved subjects under Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science and Technology including Indian History, Understanding Indian Society, Indian Heritage, History of Goa, Cultural History of Goa, Tourism Geography, etc. The program also trains the students in Soft Skills.
The program prepares students for positions of responsibility and management in the travel and tourism industry. It offers the specialized knowledge and practical skills that employers are looking for globally and locally.