The department host a Bachelor of Tourism Management programme which aims to develop graduates with positive attitudes, ethical values, professional knowledge and skills for managing and promoting tourism industries. Graduates of this degree programme can work as tutors, instructors, lecturers in higher education institutions, tourism park wardens; Airport/ Airline Operations Managers, Tourist Information Centre Managers, Tour Operation Managers, Travel Agency Managers, meeting, convention, and event planners, flight attendants, front desk clerk/receptionist, hotel or resort managers, housekeeper, advertising, promotions, and marketing managers, tour guides, interpreters or translators in French or Spanish, tourism consultants. Prospective employers include Travel and Tour Operation Companies, Airlines, Hotels, Government and NGOs, Education and Research Institutions.
There are 14 teaching and 2 support staff in the Department.
The department conduct research projects on all areas covering tourism, animal and landscape ecology
The Department provides cutting edge consultancy services to professionals and communities through ForConsult