Universitat de les Illes Balears (UIB)


Department carrying out activities: Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies (IMEDEA)

The University of the Balearic Islands (UIB) is a public university created in 1978, and is the only Higher Education institution in the Balearic archipelago, one of the most important international tourism destinations in the Mediterranean, receiving more than 13 million tourists yearly. Recognizing the central importance of the tourist activity, the UIB pays special attention to training, knowledge and research in tourism, leading research in this field in Spain.