The much sought Tourism course was first introduced in the year 2007 in Tezpur College, Tezpur. Tourism and Travel Management is a Three Year Vocational Degree Course affiliated to Gauhati University. Students can opt for this course instead of major in any subject. The initial batch had 20 plus students and it has increased to more than 100students now. Students who have passed out with the bachelor degree in Tourism and Travel Managementfrom this college are placed successfully. Tourism is a subject with various career opportunities in sectors like Hotel Industry, Tour Operator, Tour Guide, Travel Agency and also jobs in govt. sector.
Besides regular classes, every year the Department of Tourism and Travel Management organises excursion for the students in various part of the state as part of the curriculum. Campus interview are held every year to place all over students successfully in all sectors of Tourism Industry. Students are provided one month job training programme in the Hotel Industry, Restaurant, ATDC etc. The department also offers admission for six month air ticketing course which is conducted by Tezpur University.