Tourism and Hotel Management
With its contribution to foreign currency inflow and the increase in employment, tourism has become an important sector with its contribution to the regional and national economic developments. Therefore, it is a sector of intensive interest for the developing and developed countries from the past to the present. The increased importance of tourism, the increased investments in the sector and fast developments in the sector have brought about the need for qualified employees trained in theoretical and practical fields, who have professional information in field of tourism businesses and a mastery of foreign language. They are also expected to have good communication skills. Parallel to this, it has become important and urgent to train qualified personnel for quality employment in tourism sector, which is a strong part of service sector. The basic purpose of our university in this program is to meet the sector’s need for qualified and quality employment with its graduates who are eligible to be mid-level managers through their training in the program.