China Outbound Tourism Research Institute (COTRI)

Our accredited training programmes are delivered in partnership with COTRI, which is the world’s leading independent research institute for information, training, quality assessment, research, and consultancy relating to the Chinese outbound tourism market.

COTRI was established in 2004 by its Director Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Georg Arlt, a highly respected sinologist and Professor of International Tourism Management with more than 35 years of practical and academic experience in Chinese tourism. In addition to the head office in Hamburg, Germany, COTRI has a Chinese office in Beijing and partnerships in countries around the world, providing local services in many countries.

Capela China has been COTRI’s exclusive UK partner since 2013,