University of Gothenburg

Centre for Tourism

The Centre for Tourism forms a cross disciplinary research platform in close collaboration with the tourism industry.

The Centre for Tourism is a transdisciplinary collaboration platform. 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.

Our research is divided into four main focus areas: Food tourism; Maritime tourism; Events and tourism; Community development and tourism.