The Faculty has recognized the importance of internationalization of higher education institutions and special attention is paid to student mobility.

Thirty-seven Erasmus and Ceepus students from Romania, Spain, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Greece, Germany, G. Britain, Finland, Italy, Latvia, Bulgaria, Portugal, Slovakia, Hungary, BIH etc. are going to spend summer semester at our faculty in 2019. Faculty traditionally on the first day of semester organized for international students Welcome Day, where students get detailed information on different aspects of living in this region and studying at FMTU, University of Rijeka.

 

World Tourism Day, celebrated every 27 September around the world, is a unique opportunity to raise awareness on tourism’s actual and potential contribution to sustainable development. The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is the United Nations agency responsible for the promotion of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism. As the leading international organization in the field of tourism, UNWTO promotes tourism as a driver of economic growth, inclusive development and environmental sustainability and offers leadership and support to the sector in advancing knowledge and tourism policies worldwide. UNWTO encourages the implementation of the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism, to maximize tourism’s socio-economic contribution while minimizing its possible negative impacts, and is committed to promoting tourism as an instrument in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), geared towards reducing poverty and fostering sustainable development worldwide. The importance of digital technologies in tourism, providing opportunities for innovation and preparing the sector for the future of work, was at the centre of World Tourism Day 2018, celebrated in Budapest, Hungary (27 September 2018).

Faculty organized on 14.12.2018 a trip for international students studding at the faculty within the Erasmus and CEEPUS mobility programme in order for them to discover the natural beauty, as well as the historical and cultural heritage of our country and region. This year, international students visited Advent in Zagreb. 

The Faculty has recognized the importance of internationalization of higher education institutions and special attention is paid to student mobility. Twenty-four students coming from Erasmus+, Ceepus and other mobility programs from Finland, Poland, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, Latvia, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Sweden, Italy, Germany etc. are going to spend winter semester at our faculty in 2018. Faculty traditionally on the first day of semester organized for international students Welcome Day, where students get detailed information on different aspects of living in this region and studying at FMTU, University of Rijeka.

 

Erasmus welcome day zastave WS 2018

Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality organizes every semester a trip for international students studding at the faculty within the Erasmus and CEEPUS mobility programme in order for them to discover the natural beauty, as well as the historical and cultural heritage of our region.

This year, international students visited the golden island of Krk. In the town of Krk they saw the former Roman municipium and the headquarters of the Dukes of Frankopan. They also visited the Square Kamplin with the adjacent castle and tower, the Cathedral of St. Quirinal, the Baroque dome of the bell tower, as well as the City Hall.