Saturday, June 19, 2021

iLEAD Launches BBA in Tourism with 100% Placement Guarantee

Pradip Chopra, Chairman, iLEAD - Hemant Mediratta, Founder, One Rep Global.jpg

Pradip Chopra, Chairman, iLEAD and Hemant Mediratta, Founder, One Rep Global

Kolkata, June 19th 2021: iLEAD Kolkata (Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Development), a leading premier school of management and professional studies, in a landmark partnership with One Rep Global – A leading global hospitality and tourism marketing organization, launches BBA in Travel and Tourism Management. This three-year course will accord a Bachelors in Business Administration degree from the prestigious Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT).

The partnership comes with a 100% job placement guarantee, a handsome salary package, global industry exposure, opportunity to attend tourism events, internship with reputed travel companies and opportunity to travel across India and other countries.

Tourism in India contributes 10% to the GDP.  Over 75 million people are directly or indirectly employed in the tourism sector. In the coming years, India will lead the world in tourism growth numbers. All this makes tourism a great career option for students who have a penchant and love for travel. By the time these students will pass out in 2024-2025, the demand for good candidates from reputed colleges which provide an all-encompassing environment for growth will be very high.

“Travelling is a passion and to be in the tourism sector is a calling. So if the wanderlust in you drives you to travel the world or you like curating trips and searching for newer places, then this is the course for you. With a BBA degree, students will learn the nuances of a travel business enterprise,” said Hemant Mediratta, Founder, One Rep Global.

Post this undergraduate course, students have a myriad of options across the world. From working in a travel company, destination management company, travel desk of Fortune 500 companies, online travel agents like Make my trip, as a tour operator, to even owning a travel enterprise of their own - Several opportunities arise in the business to see the world and experience the best of hotels, cruises and destinations.

Mr. Pradip Chopra, Chairman of iLEAD, said, “With the advent and growing demand of specific tourism types such as eco-tourism, medical tourism, adventure tourism, wellness tourism – There’s a need of skilled professionals in the field. Most of the freshers today who join the industry lack the necessary practical skills. Our course at iLEAD aims to remove this skill gap. Through our collaboration with One Rep Global, we have designed our curriculum in a way that would give the students enough industrial exposure and make them absolutely job ready.”

Limited seats are available for this course and if students register before June 30th 2021, iLEAD will offer a scholarship of Rs 25,000. Please call +91 9230086396or email at

About iLEAD

iLEAD – The Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Development is a UGC approved world class institute promoted by PS &Srijan Group – the two top Real Estate Groups of Eastern India with more than 300 successful Real Estate Projects and 3000 + employees. Rated as the 4th Best Media School in the country by KPMG, adjudged College of The Year in t2 Festopolis 2017, the Best Co Curricular Activity College at Gurukul Awards 2017, Best Entrepreneurship Development Program Institute at the Sankalp Education Awards 2019, iLEAD, is affiliated to MaulanaAbulKalam Azad University of Technology, the biggest university of the West Bengal, India. It also has collaborations with 16+ international universities including the Colvin Institute of Real Estate Development, USA.

iLEAD offers degree courses in media, management, design and other professional studies both at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. iLEAD is offering undergraduate programs in Real Estate Management, Interior Design, Media Science, Animation, Multimedia and Graphics Designing, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Travel and Tourism Management, Tourism and Heritage Management , Data Science, Film and Television, Sustainable Fashion Design and Management, Gaming, Sports Management and Cyber Security. iLEAD also offers post graduate program in Media Science. These courses are designed to make students industry ready to cater to the growing demand of skilled professionals in the respective sectors.

About One Rep Global

One Rep Global is a leading hospitality and travel marketing organisation that offers a 360 degree approach and bespoke solutions to luxury hotels, travel, luxury lifestyle and wellness brands. With the team spread across Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Spain, Middle East and India comprising of experienced, pedigreed travel professionals and hoteliers from Oberoi Hotels, Four Seasons, Leading Hotels of the World, Ananda in the Himalayas and Taj Hotels the value they bring to tourism education is unsurpassed.

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