Government Jobs after MTA Course


Travel and Tourism is one of the world’s main overseas exchange earners amongst the various industries. Furthermore, it also provides employment to millions of people worldwide directly and indirectly in different allied service industries. Due to this, the young talents choosing Master of Tourism Administration (MTA) course is going on increasing each year. Numerous government tourism departments, travel agencies, airlines, tour operators, immigration and customs services, hotels, etc provide highly rewarding career to the MTA pass outs. In addition to these, many allied service industries such as airline, tourism promotion and sales, etc also offer different job openings for these graduates. Jobs for aspirants in this sector are obtainable in organizations of both public as well as private type.

Central Government jobs after MTA Course

The career scope for the MTA graduates is immense as there are many opportunites. Here, one can work as hotel manager / transport administrator / research officer / marketing manager / administrator / recreation officer / tourism manager / hotel service supervisor /public relations officer / sports administrator / policy maker / planner. Below given is the list of central government departments where a MTA graduate can look out for a career-

  • Directorate and Department of Tourism
  • Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited
  • Tourism Promotion Council and so on

State Government jobs after MTA Course

Apart from the central government firms, there are also various openings in different state government departments. Some of the state government firms employing MTA graduates are -

  • Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation
  • Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation
  • Chandigarh Industrial & Tourism Development Corporation
  • Tourism Development Jammu & Kashmir
  • Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation
  • Karnataka Tourism Development Corporation
  • Meghalaya Tourism Development Corporation
  • Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation
  • Delhi Tourism & Transportation Development Corporation
  • Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation
  • Kerala Tourism Development Corporation

How to prepare for all these exams?

Aspirants who hold a MTA degree have several job opportunities in various areas in the Public sector as cited above. To obtain a career in these firms, the graduates need to clear various exams organized by PSC, UPSC and SSC. Some firms also directly carry out recruitment drives to select the eligible graduates. To get placed in these firms, the candidates ought to prepare well for these exams. There will be tests to analyze the general aptitude and technical awareness of the aspirants. To gain experience in the aptitude and reasoning section, one can practice with the aid of books written by R. S. Aggarwal and S.Chand. One should also be well prepared with the core areas in their course to clear the technical section. There will be group discussion and interview rounds too for those who clear these tests. The recruitment procedures may vary depending on the organizations.



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4 Responses to “Government Jobs after MTA Course”

  1. 4

    Dear Sir / Mam
    I completed my MTA 2012 & i’m Searching for tourism industry job, From where I will get information about MTA government jobs. Kindly give me the person’s contact details & help me to get a Government job.

    Thanks in advance for positive response .


  2. 3

    Dear Sir
    i have completed BA in travel and tourism from DAVV.
    I am looking job opening in public sector. Could you please advice from where can I get information for the job opportunity.

    Thanks in advance for positive response .


  3. 2

    my question is…
    i complit Master tourism Administration and also i know japanese language, then what should i do ?

  4. 1

    From where I will get information about MTA government jobs. Kindly give me the person’s contact details & help me to get a Government job.