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Welcome Back to AIT!

A Message from Dean Leticia Susan Lagmay-Solis Welcome back to the Asian Institute of Tourism and a new academic year! We hope that you are doing well wherever you all are. Like you, the faculty and staff are looking forward to being with you for on-campus activities soon. Preparations are being undertaken to ensure thatContinue reading “Welcome Back to AIT!”


Accepted Applicants in the Graduate Diploma Program

Congratulations to the accepted applicants of the Graduate Diploma in Tourism Development and Management for the 1st Semester, AY 2022-2023. The accepted applicants will be contacted by AIT for the next steps of their application. For further queries about the program, you may view our FAQ page or send us a message at

The UP AIT Library opens this Midyear

Schedule your appointment by signing up at Students, faculty, and staff will be accommodated starting June 27, 2022. Use of the library is strictly by appointment only. Only fully-vaccinated individuals will be allowed entry to the UP Asian Institute of Tourism building. To schedule your appointment, sign up by scanning the QR code belowContinue reading “The UP AIT Library opens this Midyear”

Dr. Dela Santa named UP Scientist, first in the field of Tourism

Prof. Edieser DL. Dela Santa, PhD is among the faculty members approved with the award of Scientist Ranks under the University of the Philippines Scientific Productivity System for the 2021-2023 period. Dr. Dela Santa was named UP Scientist I which includes him among the ranks of UP Faculty and Research Staff who embody the highestContinue reading “Dr. Dela Santa named UP Scientist, first in the field of Tourism”

AIT Professors awarded with the UPD Centennial Professorial Chair

UP AIT Professors Dela Santa and Mena were awarded with the 2021 UPD Centennial Professorial Chair. Earlier this year, the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs released the call for applications to the 2021 Cycle of the UP Diliman Centennial Professorial Chair and Faculty Grant Awards. The Centennial Professorial Chair recognizes the importanceContinue reading “AIT Professors awarded with the UPD Centennial Professorial Chair”

FAQ – Graduate Program

Have a question in mind? We listed down some of the Frequently Asked Questions in the graduate program to help guide you. If you have further questions not covered in this FAQ, please send us an inquiry through About the Program What courses are offered in the Graduate program of UP AIT? UP AITContinue reading “FAQ – Graduate Program”

Making Change for Women in Tourism

Spearheaded by the Gender and Development Committee of the UP Asian Institute of Tourism, and in partnership with WomenBizPH. Making Change for Women in Tourism is an online conversation about the experiences and achievements of women in tourism, as well as the challenges that remain for the industry. The webcast was held on March 26,Continue reading “Making Change for Women in Tourism”

Tourism Development Framework Plans for Guinayangan, Quezon and Silang, Cavite

Photos and text courtesy of Dr. Randi Alampay. Amidst the pandemic and the remote delivery of classes in UP AIT, the graduate students from the University of the Philippines Asian Institute of Tourism officially turned over the final reports for the Tourism Development Framework Plans (TDFP) of the municipalities of Guinayangan, Quezon and Silang, Cavite.Continue reading “Tourism Development Framework Plans for Guinayangan, Quezon and Silang, Cavite”

Undergraduate Program

To be eligible for admission to the BS Tourism Program, a student must either be: Freshman admitted through the UP College Admission Test (UPCAT); the student has completed High School level A shiftee or transfer student from other UP campuses or other Colleges/Universities; the student has earned units from another UP Unit or other college/universityContinue reading “Undergraduate Program”

Graduate Program

The Graduate Diploma in Tourism Development and Management is the entry program for graduate studies in UP-AIT. The 21-unit program leads to the Master of Science in Tourism Development and Management program where students have the option to take a thesis or non-thesis track. Jump to: Frequently asked questions To be eligible for admission toContinue reading “Graduate Program”