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  • Generating income for SANParks through tourism

    Posted on April 24, 2013

    Drs Felicite Fairer Wessels and Anneli Douglas from the Tourism Management Division presented a research poster at the 11th Annual Savanna Science Networking Meeting, that was held in the Kruger National Park in March 2013. The theme of the Savanna mee

  • Matching tourism supply and demand

    Posted on April 24, 2013

    Staff members of the Tourism Management Division participated in a research colloquium hosted by the National Department of Tourism (NDT) on 12 March 2013.

  • Tourism Management takes students

    Posted on March 05, 2013

    The Tourism Management Division has a North-South-South Student Mobility Programme and Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Oulu in Finland. The MoU was signed in 2005 and focuses on collaboration in the fields of tourism managemen

  • National Department of Tourism makes bursaries available for postgraduate studies in Tourism Management

    Posted on March 05, 2013

    The Memorandum of Understanding signed between the National Department of Tourism (NDT) and the University of Pretoria in 2012, establish a formal basis of cooperation in support of tourism research and skills development activities between the NDT and UP

  • Research on purchasing airline tickets

    Posted on March 04, 2013

    When is the

  • Tourism Management puts on a new coat

    Posted on February 28, 2013

    Many changes have taken place at Tourism Management. The Tourism Management Division is now situated in offices on the fourth floor of the Economic and Management Sciences Building. As a division of the Department of Marketing Management, the BCom (Touris

  • New Head for the Tourism Management Division

    Posted on February 28, 2013

    Professor Berendien Lubbe has been appointed as the new Head of the Tourism Management Division. Prof Lubbe received a C-rating from the National Research Foundation in 2013 for research done in the emerging field of corporate travel management.

  • Postdoctoral fellow appointed in the Tourism Management Division

    Posted on February 28, 2013

    Dr Svetlana Surovitskikh has been appointed as postdoctoral fellow in the Tourism Management Division. Her research focuses on the South African aviation policy in Africa, covering the link between air passenger traffic flows and aviation policy, particul

  • Prizes in cash and kind

    Posted on November 22, 2012

    The Department of Tourism Management held their annual awards evening at the Sanlam Auditorium on 6 November 2012. At the function, prizes in cash and kind to the value of R37 000 were awarded to 24 deserving students.

  • Recipient of NMMU Alumni Achiever Award for 2012

    Posted on November 05, 2012

    Prof Ernie Heath, from the Department of Tourism Management at the University of Pretoria, was one of the five recipients of the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

  • City of Tshwane Spring Campaign. Tshwamazing Race. Team: Tuks Tourism

    Posted on November 02, 2012

    The City of Tshwane Spring Campaign is hosting what is called the

  • BCom (Tourism Management) honours students work on tourism issues in Botswana

    Posted on October 31, 2012

    The BCom (Tourism Management) honours students undertook an educational excursion to the Okavango Delta in Botswana during the second semester of 2012.

  • The Department of Tourism Management

    Posted on August 10, 2012

    The Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences has undergone a restructuring process with the purpose of moving towards a generic first year for the BCom degree, thereby reducing certain modules and building research capacity within all departments.

  • Best research paper award

    Posted on July 03, 2012

    Staff members of the Department of Tourism Management attended the International Conference on Tourism and Events: Opportunities, Impacts and Change, held during June in Belfast, Ireland.

  • Tourism Management doctoral studies in line with Southern African tourism policies and strategic focus

    Posted on June 13, 2012

    The Hotel Investment Conference Africa, with the theme

  • Posted on April 26, 2012

    Johan Badenhorst, presenter of the famous

  • The best Honours class ever

    Posted on April 25, 2012

    The 2011 BCom(Hons)(Tourism Management) class can be described as the best class ever in the Department of Tourism Management since its inception in 1992.

  • UP Prof shares knowledge in Azerbaijan

    Posted on April 16, 2012

    Prof Ernie Heath, of the Department of Tourism Management at the University of Pretoria, recently had the opportunity to visit Azerbaijan.

  • Visiting academic from the UK

    Posted on March 14, 2012

    The Department of Tourism Management hosted Prof Rob Davidson, from the University of Greenwich

  • South African guest lecturer wins Best Teaching Award for 2010/2011

    Posted on December 20, 2011

    Prof Ernie Heath, of the Department of Tourism Management, was a visiting professor at the International Graduate Centre of the Bremen University of Applied Sciences in Germany where he received the Best Teacher Award for 2010/2011.

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