Ph.D in Tourism and Allied Fields

Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Programme

    Ph.D in Tourism and Allied Fields

  • Duration

    Min. 3 Years

  • Tuition Fee (in INR) per Sem.

    42000 Uttarakhand 56000 All India

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Eligibility Criteria

PG in relevant discipline with minimum 55% (5% relaxation for reserve category) marks/UGC NET/CSIR/Gate qualified/AU Entrance Test & Interview, if required.

About Program

PhD in Tourism and Allied Fields, offered by the Department of Tourism at Amrapali University, is a full-time, doctoral degree programme. Academically, it is the highest level degree awarded to an individual in the field of tourism.

The sole objective of the programme is to provide students with competency, professional skills, and research abilities through which they can significantly contribute to the sustainable development of the contemporary tourism industry.

The programme is structured around new-age trends, practices, and market needs. Each unit of the coursework involves scientific areas of quantitative and qualitative methods of tourism and its management and economic aspects.

The coursework might include but is not limited to research design, marketing, sociology, statistics, international business management, psychology, contemporary hindrances in the travel and tourism industry, consumer behaviour, financial economics, organizational theory, and database management systems. The programme further aims at developing not only advanced research and analytical skills but also enabling them to develop concept-based understanding, research management skills, and their efficient implementation. Apart from making the students job-ready, a PhD programme in Tourism and Allied Fields also develops skills crucial to entrepreneurship and self-employment.  


Career Avenues 

The PhD programme in Tourism and Allied Fields, offered by the Department of Tourism at Amrapali University, offers great career prospects.

. The programme not only opens doors to the highest positions in the field of teaching and research but also enables scholars to hold top positions as administrators and leaders in the tourism and hospitality industry.

Demanding Job Titles

  • College Lecturer/University Professor
  • Online Tourism Promotion Officer
  • Conference Centre Manager
  • Event Manager
  • Passenger Transport Manager
  • Sales Head
  • Outdoor Activities/Education Manager
  • Tourism Marketing Manager
  • Travel & Tourism Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Country Head/Manager
  • Tourism Officer
  • Tourist Information Centre Manager
  • Travel Agency Manager
  • Entrepreneur, etc.

The skills learned at Tourism Programs at Amrapali will shape you as a professional fit to pursue career in following areas:

  • Air cabin crew
  • Holiday representative
  • Travel Desk Manager
  • Tour manager
  • Tourism officer
  • Tourist information centre manager
  • Travel agency manager
  • Conference centre manager
  • Customer service manager
  • Event manager
  • Marketing executive
  • Passenger transport manager
  • Sales executive
  • Outdoor activities/education manager


Amrapali University

Shiksha Nagar, Lamachaur, Kaladhungi Road, Haldwani - 263139 , Distt.-Nainital (UTTARAKHAND )

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