The Centre for Tourism forms a cross disciplinary research platform in close collaboration with the tourism industry. The mission is to initiate, develop, and support increased knowledge development and professionalisation within the tourism field. The objective is to become one of the leading tourism research centres in Europe.
The Centre for Tourism is conducting qualified research and education in the field of tourism. The staff at the Centre represents a broad range of academic competences, and research is often interdisciplinary. Current prioritised research at the CFT are event and meetings management, impact analysis of tourism, hotel and restaurant management, destinations management and cultural tourism.