BA Tourism

Course Duration : 3 Years full time
Eligibility :

10+2 or any equivalent in any discipline. completion of Assignments, projects, internal assessment examinations etc.

Affiliation :Bangalore University

Course Overview

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Tourism is a major human activity and a service industry with considerable economic, social, political, cultural and environmental significance, both domestically and internationally. Students gain valuable industrial experience through the placement. This course, since its inception in Garden City College, aims to produce graduates who have an understanding of the operation of the private and public sectors and the interactions between them with respect to tourism. It also provides students with the opportunity of developing more specific vocational skills related to potential career areas in either the public or private sectors involved in tourism.

The course is taught by subject specialist staff, and is designed to develop and maximize your potential through a variety of teaching methods and activities. This course is well recognised throughout the industry as producing graduates with exceptional vocational skills. BAT at Garden City College helps to build a foundation for those who intent to pursue their higher education in tourism as well.



  • General English
  • Additional English
  • History of Ancient India
  • Tourism Foundation & Historya
  • Journalism


  • General English
  • Additional English
  • Medieval Indian History
  • Tourism product
  • Journalism


  • General English
  • Additional English
  • Karnataka History, Culture and Society
  • Journalism
  • Travel Agency & Tour operatorOrganization


  • General English
  • Additional English
  • History and Tourism in India
  • Tourism Management
  • Journalism


  • History of Modern India
  • History of Europe
  • Tourism Policy
  • Tourism in India
  • Journalism-V
  • Journalism-VI


  • Indian Contemporary History
  • Contemporary World History
  • Tourism – VII – Entrepreneurship Development Program
  • Tourism-VIII – Emerging concepts For Effective Tourism Development
  • Journalism - VII
  • Journalism - VIII

Career options after taking this course

The course provides access to a wide range of career opportunities in the hospitality, tourism and events industries, offering a tremendous opportunity for ambitious students who enjoy working with people.

Career opportunities in industries include: hotels and resorts, restaurants and caterers, event organising and planning, tourism destinations and attractions, leisure and recreation management, airlines, cruises, environmentally sustainable tourism development and spa management.

Bangalore University
Affiliated to Bangalore University
AICTE Govt. of India
Approved by AICTE Govt. of India
NAAC A Grade
Re-accredited by NAAC with 'A' Grade
ISO Certified
ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 14001:2004