Chief Editor's Message


It is my privilege to inform you that Dr YSR National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality Management (NITHM), setup jointly by Government of India & Government of Andhra Pradesh under the Tourism department. The Institute commenced it academic operations in Tourism & Hospitality programs since 2004. Over all the last several years having gained a foothold in the domain and with inputs from the industry and academia, we have been able to initiate a publication, to enhance the knowledge on Tourism & Hospitality, through a journal named as “EARTH” since Jan 2011, with ISSN

The NITHM Journal of Tourism and Hospitality (EARTH) EARTH is a half yearly refereed journal published by Dr YSR NITHM. It publishes research articles in various domains of tourism and hospitality management. It also includes case studies, analysis and feature book reviews and bibliography. All these are going to be regular feature which may benefit to Tourism & Hospitality Management faculty, students, scholars and practitioners.

We look forward to research contributions also from your esteemed faculty members for future issues. Feel free to write us are any issues related to Tourism and Hospitality sector.


Chief Editor

Director, Dr. YSR NITHM