Trade-wings, incorporated in 1949, is one of the first Travel Agencies with multiple branches, in independent India. Trade-wings pioneered Travel & Tourism industry in India and under the able leadership of Mr Vinoo Ubhayankar, went on to become one of the top 5 Travel companies in the country with over 16 branches which are IATA Accredited. Trade-wings is also a network partner of American Express for Corporate Travel.
Trade Wings Ltd conceived the idea of conducting professional courses in the field of Travel, Tourism, Hospitality & Logistics. This idea took the shape in the form of an Institute – Trade Wings Institute of Management, popularly known as TIM in the student community, which went on to become one of the largest institutes of its kind in India with centres in major cities and and towns PAN India.
TIM received a boost with IATA/UFTAA authorization for its showcase centre at Kalaghoda, Mumbai. From then on there was no looking back being authorized for IATA Foundation, Consultant, Managing the Travel Business, GDS Fares & Ticketing, Airport Operations, Passenger Ground Services, Cargo Introductory, Supply Chain & Transport and HMM modules.
According to IATA Statistics, TIM Mumbai enrolled the highest number of students WORLDWIDE for the IATA-UFTAA Standard Course examination held in September 1998. IATA has congratulated us for our consistent performance in terms of student participation and high pass rates.
TIM was honoured with a Prestigious Award by Franchise India Magazine for the best in category for Education in Travel & Tourism industry.
Onlinetraveledu.com was launched in January 2009 as an Integrated E-learning portal to provide complete range of training programs in the field of Aviation, Travel-Tourism, Hospitality & Logistics with innovative online courses in Aviation, Airlines, GDS, Railways, Car Rentals, Tourism, Destinations, Cruises, Hospitality and Logistics. These online courses are the outcome of thousands of man years of experience accumulated at Trade-wings, has rich content, intelligent quiz and provide the required certification.
TIM received IATA’s Top 10 Worldwide Award in 2011,2012 & 2013 consecutively for three years and also became a Member of prestigious Premier Circle of IATA.
Recently awarded CSR Top Institute in India for excellence in the field of Travel & Tourism Training. Award was received by our Director Mr. Rajan Dani at a glittering function held in Delhi on 2nd April 2017.
Way back in 1989, Trade-wings Limited, one of the pioneers in the field of Travel and Tourism industry, had conceived the idea of conducting professional courses in the field of Travel, Tourism & Hospitality. This idea took shape in the form of an institute of Management and established formal educational programs to prepare students for careers in the Travel, Tourism, Cargo & Hospitality fields to create professionally trained manpower to meet the ever increasing needs of the industry. This institute, termed as “Trade-wings Institute of Management”, went on to become the largest institute of its kind in India with over 60 learning centers and popularly came to be known as TIM, in the student’s community.
TIM received a boost with IATA / UFTAA authorization which came in 1993 for its showcase center at Kalaghoda, Mumbai. TIM was well received by the Travel, Tourism & Hospitality industry and many of its students were employed in various areas of the industry, not only in India but even in Middle East, North America, Europe & Far East. Today, Over 50,000 of TIM students are working for various Travel Agencies, Tour Operators, Airlines, Hotels, Airline Revenue Accounting companies and Tourism organizations all over India and worldwide. TIM has regular interaction with the industry through various forums & associations of the industry in which TIM is well established as an active member. TIM is also helping industry associations like TAAI to standardize the training for Travel Agency staff. TIM has also helped Pune University to design the new Travel & Tourism syllabus for its courses.
Trade-wings Institute of Management is one of the academically progressive and intellectually exciting, National institutions in India, backed by the industry experience of more than six decades. It is the only institute in India, which is part of the group that is operating a large travel agency, a five star hotel & restaurant, cargo & courier operations in over 50 cities in India. In today’s increasingly competitive and advanced environment, a lot of emphasis is on innovative ability and extra customer delivered value which could differentiate the best from others. TIM’s training courses have been designed keeping in mind the industry needs and international standards, for individuals, who to make a career in the Travel-Tourism, Hospitality and Cargo-courier industry and are constantly updated to meet the changing demands. All these courses are technology and customer driven, designed to suite the student’s time and budget, following the highest standards and above all recognized by the industry in India and abroad. TIM is committed to provide job-oriented training to young, enthusiastic and hard-working graduates and post graduates students. Apart from technical skills TIM also aims to provide training for personality development and communication skills for the over-all development of the student.
Why choose us
We provide educational and practical courses in Aviation, Tourism, Hospitality & Logistics, which meet industry standards.
One of the biggest economy generators and an influential sector is the Aviation Industry. Here’s a chance to be a part of that!
An exciting, money making and adventurous opportunity is to make a vivid career in the ever-growing Tourism Industry!
If you love people and they love you back, hospitality is tailor made for you! Directly related to Tourism, Hospitality is an opportunity to make a fruitful career in.
As we offer an array of counselling services in areas such as career paths, respective exams and their preparation, our students witness great results in their career!
Training & Placements
If there is one thing which bothers students is not the training but the placements. Realising the significance of placements in early years of students, we arrange job interviews with the best of organisations which result into permanent jobs and a bright career!
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We create courses which help students achieve an edge over competition which is a basic ingredient in long term success.
Mr. Rajan N. DaniDirector
Rajan has extensive experience in varied fields such as IT, Aviation, Travel & Tourism Training for over 28 years.
Ms. Kalpana KulkarniTraining Coordinator
Experience : 37 Years of Experience in the Industry.
Ms. Jacinta NayagamManager
Experience : 21 Years of experience in Travel & Tourism Industry, Air Fares Ticketing (GDS), Travel Education Training.
Mr. Pratap RamgiriTrainer for Travel, Tourism & Hospitality
Experience : 9 years of experience in Travel & Tourism and Teaching.
Ms. Michelle DiasTrainer for Travel & Tourism
Experience : 10 years of combined experience in the Travel & Tourism industry & Academics.
Mr. Rohit SonavaneDegital Marketing Executive
Experience : 3 years of combined experience in Sales and Marketing and Event Management.
Mr. Mahesh DalviAccounts Division
Experience : 7 years of Experience in Accounts Department.
Ms. Ujwala GuravAccounts Division
Experience : 10 years of experience in Accounts Department.
Affiliates & Recognitions
TIM has IATA Authorized Training Centres in Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Secunderabad and New Delhi offering IATA Foundation Course
TIM Kalaghoda is also authorized for IATA GDS Fares & Ticketing, Managing the Travel Business, IATA Cargo Introductory, IATA Supply Chain & Transport, IATA Airport Operations & IATA Passenger Ground Handling.
In-flight Cabin Crew Training course is jointly certified by TIM and In-flight Innovations, Calgary, Canada. In-flight Innovations is a reputed consulting firm in Aviation industry in North America.
TIM has tied up with GALILEO CRS, one of the leading GDS (Global Distribution System) of CRS (Computerized Reservation System) of various airlines, to train its students using CDs on an all India basis.
TIM is a Member of TAAI & FHRAI – The industry bodies for Travel Agents as well as Hotels & Restaurants.