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.
‘O’ level and above.
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.
|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.
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 of Africa||02022350002|
|Housing Finance Bank||121160377300|