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How can I get a guide License and when the examinations are held for guiding in Tourism Sector?

You can seek admission to IATA/ UFTAA 4-level career development programme. For details refer to the website: www.iata.org/atdi/travel_tourism. Following universities/ Institutions also offer programmes in Travel and Tourism:

1. University of Delhi, New Delhi

2. Kurukshetra University, Haryana.

3. Agra University, Agra.

4. Banaras hindu University, Varanasi.

5. Bangalore University, Bangalore.

6. University of Madras, Chennai.

7. University of Calcutta, West Bengal.

8. Goa University, Goa.

9. University of Mumbai

10. University of Poona

11. University of Nasik.

12. IITTM, New Delhi ? 110 021.

13. Himachal University, Shimla 171 005.

14. Skyline Business School, Laxman Public School Campus, Hauz Khas, New Delhi ? 110 016.

15. Sita Academy, M-135, Connaught Circus, New Delhi ? 110 001.

Travel & Tourism Management 1 year course:

16. Sri Venkateshwara University, Tirupati 517 502, Chitoor (AP)

Tourism and International Ticketing:

17. Chennai University, Chennai ? 600 005.

At present, the Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management (IITTM) is running three regular courses viz Bachelor of Tourism Management (BTM-Honours) a three year degree course, Masters of Business Administration (MBA), a two year course and Post graduate Diploma in Tourism Management (PGDTM). Besides the short duration courses being arranged by the Institute, it is also running a PG Diploma in Tourism & Travel Industry at its nine ?Chapters? situated at Delhi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Guwahati, Trivandrum, Ahmedabad, Ranchi, Jaipur and Dehradun. Website: www.iittm.org. After having a degree/ diploma in travel & tourism you eligible for getting a license of Tourist Guide provided by the Dept. of Tourism, Govt. of India. You can seek admission to IATA/ UFTAA 4-level career development programme.

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How can I get a guide License and when the examinations are held for guiding in Tourism Sector?