Research of IFT

IFT is the foremost source of tourism and hospitality research in Macao. We aim to produce research that is relevant for both the academic community and the Macao Government, and useful to the development of the local and international tourism industry.


IFT Tourism Research Centre (ITRC)

IFT has established a special research and development unit – the IFT Tourism Research Centre (ITRC) – to serve as a knowledge provider for tourism and hospitality-related topics in Macao and the region. It also serves as a public policy think tank, providing consultancy to various Macao Government departments and working with an extensive network of international research partners.