Recent Graduate and Masters
By Himanshu Aggarwal
What are the topics covered in your travel and tourism #bachelors or master degree courses ?
Most common answers by recent graduates, after interviewing more than 200 candidates for current job openings in travel company
1. History & environment of tourism
2. Perspective & accounting for tourism
3. Tourism marketing & management
4. Sustainable tourism & economics of tourism
5. Travel trade management & tourism laws
6. Economics of tourism
And many more as the curriculum taught was designed in 20th century ?
Now on the other side, the ques. I have asked considering the business requirements of my clients are ?
1. What are the mandatory details reqd. to book a flight or a #hotel ?
2. What do you understand by travel insurance?
3. What is the diff. b/w #Indigo Airline & Air India?
4. Name 5 countries that allow #Indians to travel visa free?
5. What do you understand by golden triangle tour?
6. What does a holiday package typically include?
7. What is the diff. b/w a #guide and a tour escort?
8. When a flight originates from Tokyo to Los Angeles then it crosses which #ocean?
9. Which airline is being acquired by Air India in year 2007?
10. What is the name of hyderabad airport?
This makes a candidate unemployed, isn’t it?
It’s time to wake up guys..!
“Life is like a tango; fortunate are the few who can master it”