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Institute for Tourism Studies

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Based in the Macao and Taipa peninsulas, the Institute for Tourism Studies was founded in 1995 and continues to offer world-class training in English and Chinese in the fields of leisure and hospitality.

The Institute for Tourism Studies came 18th in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 for Hospitality and Leisure Management, making it one of the top two Asian universities featured in the ranking.

Its two campuses offer outstanding facilities and services, including a training hotel and restaurant, where students can learn by doing, as well as demonstrations classrooms.

93% proportion of alumni said IFT readied them for workplace. Majority of IFT graduates are satisfied with the education they received.

Over 78% found work in the tourism and hospitality industry, while nearly 9% pursued further education.

The Institute for Tourism Studies is involved in a number of study abroad programmes, including the APETIT Marco Polo programme, a network of universities created by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP). Email the university for more info here.

Read a brochure for international students here.
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