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UP AIT: Graduate Diploma in Tourism Development and Management

March 25, 2021


Dear Ms. Aquino,

Our warmest greetings! We are happy to inform you that UP AIT is now accepting applications for the Graduate Diploma in Tourism Development and Management, which leads to a Master of Science degree. This will be for the 1st Semester intake, scheduled to start in September 2021. Attached is our program poster which contains information on the requirements and application instructions. Further details are also posted in our website:

As an esteemed partner of AIT, we hope you can help us in spreading the word among the members and partners of TIBFI. Should there be queries, please feel free to contact us through this email or get in touch with: Prof. Carmela Ibanez, Graduate Program Coordinator at

Thank you very much and we look forward to your favorable action.

Best regards,

Asst. Prof. Victoria Villegas-Bacay
Chief Information Officer
Asian Institute of Tourism




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Board of Trustees (2019 - 2021)

Ms. Ma. Christina Aquino
Hotel and Restaurant Association of the Philippines (HRAP)

Ms. Anabelle Ochoa Moreno
Association of Human Resources Managers in the Hospitality Industry (AHRM)
Vice Chairman

Ms. Tinette Capistrano
Philippine Association of Convention/ Exhibition Organizer and Suppliers, Inc. (PACEOS)

Dr. Gloria Baken Wong- Siy
Association of Administrators in Hospitality Hotel and Restaurant Management Educational Institutions (AAHRMEI)

Mr. Elieser Casas
Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA)

Mr. Hessel Larcia
National Union of Workers in Hotels, Restaurant and Allied Industries (NUWHRAIN- SENTRO)
Public Relations Officer

Board Trustees

Mr. Daniel Edralin
Ms. Eleonor Ogarte
National Union of Workers in Hotels, Restaurant and Allied Industries (NUWHRAIN- SENTRO)

Ms. Fe Yu
Philippine Tour Operators Association (PHILTOA)

Board of Advisers

Assistant Secretary Maria Rica C Bueno
Director Rowena Lu Y. Montecillo
Ms. Arlene Alipio
Department of Tourism (DOT)

Executive Director Imelda Taganas
Executive Director Susan Dela Rama
Ms. Ma. Isabel Gamurot
Technical Education Skills Development Authority

Dr. Edieser Dela Santa
University of the Philippines
Asian Institute of Tourism (UP AIT)

Secretariat: Lawrence Castro

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University of the Philippines - Asian Institute of Tourism
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+63 2 9818500 ext 2799
+63 906 2955889

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