ST JOSEPH COLLEGE OF COMMERCE





Staff Profiles

Qualification

MTA (KSET Qualified)

Work Experience

Total Year of Experience: 18 years
In SJCC: 2014 onwards till date
In Other Institutions: 11 years + 3 years Industry experience

Area of Expertise

Tourism Management

Books Published/Authored
  1. Distance education Tourism course material for Sikkim Manipal University on the subjects

a) Tourism Product
b) Travel Agency and Tour Operations
c) Travel and Tourism Management

Papers Presented
  1. COMPASS - Journal of Department of Tourism Garden City College, Bangalore Feb 2016

  2. A Study on the ethical aspects of Bollywood and its influence on the Indian Tourism sector

  3. Cinema and Tourism: Contribution to society with respect to India.

Seminars/ Conferences attended

Eight

Key Responsibilities
  1. Staff secretary ( 2015 till date)

  2. Helped conduct the Departmental Fest ‘Turas’since its inception in the year 2014 every year.

  3. Key person in organizing the Tourism Seminar s, workshops both National and International.

  4. Helped organize Industrial visits like Hotel visits, Airport visits.

  5. Conducted Enrichment programmes for the students like Guest Lectures ,Symposiums, Quiz.

Brief summary of career

Total Years of Experience: 18 years

  1. Joined SJCC in the year 2014 in the Department of Commerce, B.com Travel and Tourism.

  2. Industry experience of 3 years included International ticketing, tour operations and customer service from M/s La Concorde, Pondicherry and M/s Auromax tours and travels, Bangalore.

  3. 11 years teaching experience in other institutions (Which included Garden City College, SRN Adarsh College, The Oxford College of Hotel Management and Tourism, Jyothi Nivas College})

  4. Efficiently handling all travel related subjects like Geography in Travel Planning, Transport Management, Marketing in Tourism, Travel Agency and Tour Operations , Event Management and Public Relations.

  5. Providing effective lecturing and academic assistance to all levels of (UG and PG) students diverse in age, ability and ethnicity through extensive research and preparation.

  6. Member of Board of studies in Travel and Tourism Department of Mount Carmel College, Bangalore.

  7. Member of Board of examination at Mount Carmel College, Christ University and Indian Academy, Garden City University Bangalore.

  8. Member of Tourism Committee, Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industries(FKCCI).

  9. Actively associated with Travel Agents Association of India(TAAI) and with Hospitality world.


Ms. Nikhath Asrar
Assistant Professor
Email : nikhathasrar@sjcc.edu.in