Institute of Tourism Studies (Institute for Tourism Studies) was established in 1995 as a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the urban environment of the major city of Macao (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Institute of Turistic Training (IFT), which is officially recognized by the Gabinete do Secretário para os Assuntos Sociais e Cultura, Macau (Macau Office of the Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture), is an extremely small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution in Macau. It is part of the Macau University System. The Instituto de Formaço Turstica (IFT) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, including as bachelor’s degrees and master’s degrees, in a variety of fields of interest. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. This 25-year-old higher-education school in Macau has a selective admission policy based on entrance exams and has been in operation since 1992. This Macau higher education organization has an admission rate that ranges between 20 and 30 percent, making it a very selective school. International students are invited to submit an application for admission. Additionally, IFT offers students with a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administration.