The World Youth Student and Educational (WYSE) Travel Confederation is a global not-for-profit membership organisation dedicated to promoting and developing opportunities for young travellers and the youth, student and educational travel industry that serves them.
Our global community is the world’s most powerful and extensive network of youth and student travel professionals, consisting of more than 600 members from 120 countries. Members of WYSE Travel Confederation are leaders in the unique types of travel products and services that young people utilise, including:
- Adventure Tour Operators
- Au Pair Agencies
- Cultural Exchange Programmes
- Hop-on, Hop-off Buses
- Language Schools and Agents
- Student Insurance, Flights and Identity Cards
- Universities, International Education, and Study Abroad Programmes
- Volunteer and Work Abroad Programmes
- Youth Hostels and Online Booking Engines
- Youth and Student Travel Retailers.
Tourism boards, official tourism organisations, national associations and a variety of travel industry service providers are also members of WYSE.
WYSE members collectively serve 30 million young travellers each year and are committed to understanding their travel motivations and needs and making travel experiences safe, accessible, affordable and life-changing. WYSE is a dynamic global network of travel professionals, industry representatives, policy influencers, government officials with the latest market intelligence to serve young travellers across the globe.