The Research Centre for Tourism, Sustainability and Well-being (CinTurs) is an interdisciplinary research centre that combines approaches from Human, Social and Environmental Sciences to produce and transfer knowledge in Tourism and Hospitality with the goal of contributing to sustainable development of tourist territories, competitiveness of hospitality industry and destinations’ governance, and well-being of tourists, visited communities and employees in the tourism industry.

The R&D Unit Evaluation 2017/2018 process is underway for funding during the period 2019-2022.



13-14 December 


CIEO/CinTurs organizes the course “Statistical Analysis with SPSS Statistics”.


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Applications Open to Research Internships

14 November – 14 January


CIEO/CinTurs promotes internships to undergraduate and master students.


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March 28-29 


The III Tourism & History International Conference “Cultural Heritage of Humanity in the Ibero-american countries" will be held on 28-29 March 2019 in Faro, Portugal.


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November 14-17  


The Tourism & Management Studies International Conference (TMS) will be held 14-17 November 2018 in Olhão, Portugal and its main theme is “New Challenges, Strategies And Trends In Tourism, Hospitality And Management”.


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October 25-26 

November 22-23


CIEO/CinTurs organizes the course “Data Analysis Applied to Marketing”.


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The University of Algarve appears in the Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018 and stands out in the Hospitality and Tourism and Oceanography areas, between the positions 101 and 150.


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