More than 5,000 students from all over the world are studying at one of the numerous hotel management schools in Switzerland for successful careers in hospitality and its related fields. A large number of executives in the global hospitality industry are graduates of Swiss hotel schools.
For over a hundred years, Switzerland has been famous for excellence in hotel management education. A typical feature of Swiss hotel management schools is the combination of theory and practice, whereby the emphasis is placed on the development of the students personality. The safety and quality of life in Switzerland, its cultural and linguistic diversity as well as its location in the centre of Europe have made the country attractive to those interested in launching a career in the global hotel and tourism industry.
Hotel and Hospitality Management program provides the students with an academic qualification that is attractive to potential employers, the skills and ability to enter the working world, and a ‘tool box’ that can be applied to a range of careers in the hospitality industry. Graduates may become accomplished managers, capable of working across a range of public and private enterprises including leisure facilities, hotels, theme parks, conferences, exhibitions and event management.
Course duration for each program:
Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management – 3 years
MBA Degree – 2 years
Diploma programs – 6 months (Flexible)
Yearly tuition fee for international students – Approximately CHF 30,000 (Dh111,756)
Every Hotel Management School in Switzerland offers paid internship opportunities for students either locally or internationally. The internship may vary from 4-6 months depending on the university.
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