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Institutions and individuals may apply for membership.Every application for membership shall be submitted to the Secretariat of the Association through a prescribed membership application form for the approval of the Board of Directors.



The membership of the Association is open to those:

  • Individuals involved in tourism related teaching and research in institutions of the region.
  • Institutions involved in the research of tourism related issues of the region.
  • Institutions which possess established faculties conducting tourism related teaching.


  • Provide where possible financial, technical, infrastructural and human resources in support of research activities.

  • Assist the Secretariat and the Board of Directors on relevant issues when called upon.

  • Assist, where possible, the secondment/exchange of faculty members/experts who may be involved in joint research projects or any other relevant activities.

  • Facilitate the dissemination of materials and publications produced under the auspices of the Association.

  • Secure the support of the public and private sectors for the programmes and activities of the Association.

  • Authorize eminent administrators or faculty members to serve in the Association’s Secretariat or Board of Directors when nominated/elected.

  • Extend full support and cooperation to experts and researchers engaged in programmes and activities undertaken on behalf of the Association.

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