Digital Desk, New Delhi. 50 students studying tourism in universities have been selected to participate in the study tour of Nagaland. These students have been selected from various educational institutions across India. The selection of students is based on the criteria laid down by the Ministry of Tourism and the Association of Indian Universities on the basis of participation in co-curricular activities and programs.
Students doing PhD in Tourism will get an opportunity to visit Heritage Village and Historical War Museum during this period. Mohammad Vasil Asrar (PhD in Tourism and Hospitality) and Devesh Thakur (Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management) two students from the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management from Jamia University were among 50 students from across India to participate in the study tour to Kohima, Nagaland. has been selected from.
The event is being hosted by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India and Government of Nagaland. The event will be attended by representatives of 8 State Governments along with eminent personalities and ADG, Tourism. The event will include cultural programs and various events like dinner by the Nagaland government at the Chief Minister’s residence, Kisama Heritage Village and Kisama War Museum and Morangs. In addition, there will also be a B2B meeting and panel discussion on tourism.
According to Jamia University, this selection is based on the criteria set by the Ministry of Tourism and Indian Universities Association based on participation in co-curricular activities and programs. The event will be organized by International Tourism Mart and Hornbill Festival 2021 of Nagaland from 27 – 29 November 2021.
Sarah Hussain, Chairperson, Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Jamia said that the students of the department are very keen to make a positive contribution to the tourism industry. Our motto of teaching and learning is to learn by doing. It is a matter of great pride that our students are among 50 students from across the country who have benefited from this study tour.