Macao Institute for Tourism Studies offers students global exposure opportunities to gain knowledge and experience about cultural diversity. Students could choose to participate in and link up exchange programmes or activities ranging from one week to more than one year. These include semester student exchange, global internship and global exchange programme. Such experience will help students enrich their extra-curricular knowledge, broaden their horizon, understand cultural diversity and make foreign friends. Knowledge and experience about cultural diversity will be beneficial to work and career development in the tourism and hospitality industry. IFTM collaborates with more than 160 institutions and organisations around the world, and builds strong links with more than 750 leading tourism and hospitality corporations to offer internship opportunities to its students.