The School of Tourism and Hospitality Service Management under IGNOU offers Master of Arts program in Tourism Management (MTM). This program is specially created for those who are currently in the tourism sector or wish to have a career in the booming tourism sector in the country and elsewhere.


This is a two year distance learning professional postgraduate program (ODL Mode). The offering of the program in the distance learning mode would be of great advantage to the working candidates, who without compromising their present job can obtain a higher qualification.

Eligibility Criteria


There are two types of candidates eligible for the MTM program by IGNOU.

Type 1 Candidates

The student must have a Bachelor of Tourism Studies (BTS) or Bsc in Hospitality and Hotel Administration or Bachelors degree in Hotel management. All these programs should be approved by the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). Candidates with a bachelors degree in any field along with a diploma in tourism are also eligible in this category.