Department of tourism was established in 2016 with the introduction of Bachelor of Tourism Studies. A six semester undergraduate programme affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University. In 2017, programme renamed as Bachelor of tourism and travel management -BTTM. Department conduct various outreach programmes for the students. The department is a registered member of World Wide fund for nature (WWF), an international environmental club. Department conducts nature camps for students in association with Kerala forest department. The department has a bio diversity club, which a club under Kerala biodiversity board The department is equipped with an expert team of well qualified experienced and committed faculty members. The programme focuses on undergraduate studies that in cooperate specific jobs roles. The focuses of skill development components is to equip students with appropriate knowledge, practice and attitude to become work ready.
On completion of the course students are able to work in travel and tourism related organizations. The course provide job opportunities for the students in travel agencies , airlines, hotels, air ticketing agencies, airports, tour operation, resorts, front offices of any organizations, event management companies etc.
After completing the course one can go for PG courses such as Master of Tourism and Travel Management, MBA in Travel and Tourism Management. For further advanced studies, one may go for PhD programmes in travel and tourism studies. There are Diploma courses in Aviation, hospitality and travel management which can be opted by the students after graduation in Tourism.