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. AnMoUto this effect has been signed between IITTM andIGNTU, Amarkantak (M.P.). The Director of IITTM, Prof (Dr.) Sandeep Kulshreshtha and the Vice Chancellor ofIGNTU, Prof. T.V. Kattimani exchanged the signed documents of the MoUin 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.
The IITTM will now start the MBA (Tourism) program in place of the earlier PGDM course in collaboration with theNational Tribal University which has a pan India presence.
Secretary, Tourism, Dr. Lalit Panwar and other senior officials of the Ministry were present on the occasion.