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Certificate in Travel & Tourism


A Certificate in Travel & Tourism is a program designed to provide students with foundational knowledge and skills in the field of travel and tourism. This certificate program typically covers a range of subjects related to travel industry basics, customer service, destination knowledge, and travel planning.

Admission Requirements

‘O’ level and above.

Program Highlights

Introduction to Travel and Tourism: Students gain a broad understanding of the travel and tourism industry, its history, and its impact on the global economy. They learn about different sectors within the industry, including transportation, hospitality, attractions, and tour operations.

Customer Service in the Travel Industry: The program focuses on developing customer service skills specific to the travel and tourism sector. Students learn effective communication, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills to provide exceptional customer experiences.

Destination Knowledge: Students explore popular tourist destinations and gain knowledge about their attractions, landmarks, cultural aspects, and unique selling points. They learn to showcase destination highlights and create travel experiences tailored to customer preferences.

Travel Planning and Itinerary Development: The program covers the basics of travel planning and itinerary development. Students learn about researching and selecting transportation options, accommodations, attractions, and activities for travelers. They gain skills in creating comprehensive travel itineraries.

Travel Documentation and Procedures: Students learn about the essential travel documentation required for domestic and international travel. They gain an understanding of visa requirements, passport regulations, health and safety considerations, and travel insurance.

Functional Fees
Functional fees paid by each new student.
Item Semester 1 Semester 2
Application Fee – Per Year 60,000 N/A
Registration Fee – Per Year 30,000 N/A
Identity Card – Per Year 25,000 N/A
Examination Fee - Per Semester 100,000 100,000
Library Fee – Per Semester 70,000 70,000
Development Fee – Per Year 60,000 N/A
Guild Fee – Per Year 25,000 N/A
Sports Fee – Per Year 20,000 N/A
Medical Fee – Per Year 50,000 30,000


A UGX 20,000 NCHE Fee is paid annually and directly to the National Council for Higher Education by the applicant upon enrolment.

Hostel accommodation for male and female students is available at Buwambo Campus at a fee of UGX 550,000 per quarter (Inclusive of accommodation and meals).

All students in the hostel will be required to bring toiletries.

Where to Bank

All payments should be made in any of the following Banks or their Branches throughout the country in the name of YMCA Comprehensive Institute.

Bank Account Number
Bank of Africa 02022350002
Housing Finance Bank 121160377300
Centenary Bank 3710600053
Stanbic Bank 9030005853000
Equity Bank 1039200875951

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