Jamia Millia University and ITDC to offer new Courses
Indian Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), along with Jamia Millia University had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), for starting Bachelors of Vocation (B.Voc) courses of 3 years. The courses offered are a Bachelor programme on ‘Food Production and a 1-year Diploma in Hospitality, arranged by the Ashok Institute of Hospitality and Tourism Management (AIH&TM) under ITDC.
The new programme hopes to fit under the Department of Tourism, Hotel, Hospitality, and Heritage Studies (DTHHHS). Additionally, the department also offers professional certificate, diploma and degree programmes at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels in tourism, hospitality and allied areas.
Meanwhile, the programmes offered are said to be conducted on a self-financing basis that includes coursework and internships. The MoU has been signed in the presence of Ravneet Kaur, Chairperson & Managing Director (C&MD), India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd and Prof Talat Ahmad, Vice Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia, by Piyush Tiwari, Director (Commercial & Marketing), ITDC and A P Siddiqui, Registrar, Jamia Millia Islamia.