The University of Macau has attained remarkable results in the latest ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2022, with its Hospitality & Tourism Management discipline ranked 22nd globally, a steady climb from 25th last year. In particular, we are ranked #5 in Asia, #3 in Greater China area, and top 1 in Macao. Earning a high standing in this international ranking is a testament of the strength and quality of our academic research, and demonstrates our reputation for offering top-notch education in the area of tourism and hospitality management.

The Department of Integrated Resort and Tourism Management at the Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau, was established in March 2019. In just three years, the department has already demonstrated excellence in teaching and research, and has made landmark contributions to the tourism and hospitality industry, substantially moving the department up in ShanghaiRanking, rising 20 places worldwide from 42nd in 2020 to 22nd in 2022. The young and vibrant department aspires to advance itself to a new height of research excellence, develop the next generation of leaders in integrated resort and tourism management, and continuously contribute to the sustainable development of the industry and community locally, regionally, and globally.

ShanghaiRanking began to publish Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by academic subjects since 2009. The ranking criteria include transparent and objective measures of research quality, extent of international collaboration, research with top quality, and the highest academic recognitions. It has been recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and one of the most recognizable rankings in the world.

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