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Hotel Management Courses in Lausanne, Switzerland

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Lausanne Hotel School:
Located in Lausanne, a beautiful city which lies on Lake Geneva in Western Switzerland, The Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) is a leading hospitality school which is part of the University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland. EHL is an international, bilingual school that offers hotel management and hospitality programmes in both English and French. It provides the solid management education of a top business school while basing its programmes on its own unique educational philosophy: hospitality management as both a science and an art.

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All EHL programmes taught in English or French strike a careful balance between the science and art of hospitality management. We believe that the best education for a career in hospitality is one that offers the opportunity to develop specific hospitality skills while providing a solid, broad-based business education through our different hotel management courses.

- Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management
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Our 4-year Bachelor hospitality degree will interest you if you are aiming for senior management positions and an international business career in hospitality.

You will receive your hospitality education through one of the world’s top hospitality schools. We embody the long tradition of excellence that characterizes a Swiss hotel management school.

The programme for the Bachelor hospitality management degree is structured so that students move from a solid grounding in hospitality service, through general management courses, to advanced courses in hospitality managePhoto of Hotel Management Courses in Lausanne, Switzerlandment strategy and increased opportunities for specialization. In their final year, students bring together and consolidate everything they have learned as part of a major Student Business Project.

Two internships form an integral part of the programme, one in operations and one offering hotel management training.,These internships provide students with the real-life experience which will give them a flying start in the workplace and set the stage for a successful career in hospitality.

* Preparatory Year: Fundamentals of hospitality and industry internship in hotel operations

* Year I: Principles of hospitality management

* Year II: Creating added value / hospitality internship at management level

* Year III: Developing strategic vision for the hospitality industry

- Master in Hospitality Administration:
Our 14-month Master in hospitality is for career switchers wishing to move to hospitality or for career climbers seeking new responsibilities or a change of direction within the hospitality industry.

The hospitality MBA uses your expertise in a new context and allows you to develop a unique mix of competencies.

Lausanne’s Master of Hospitality Administration is a full-time, demanding, MBA-style degree programme. Lausanne’s “hospitality MBA” requires a minimum of 60 hours’ work each week, including classroom presence and preparation.

Lausanne's hospitality management MBA lasts for two semesters and consists of four modules, two per semester. It is preceded by a six-week preparatory course, which you will complete before your arrival on campus. The Professional Development Stream (PDS) runs throughout the programme and is closely integrated with all the other courses.

Term I:

Module 1: The art of hospitality:
This unique module is designed to bring passion and creativity into finance and to make finance part of your insImage of Hotel Management Courses in Lausanne, Switzerlandpiration. It provides an overall picture of the hospitality industry today, focusing on its main driving forces, key industry figures, and present challenges. At the same time, it offers a multi-layered, direct experience of many different hospitality enterprises, through which you will find inspiration and modelling for your own hospitality concept and creative business solutions.

Module 2: The science of management:
This module will help you to understand and analyze the financial performance of a hospitality operation: budgeting, cash flow and cost allocation. You will learn to evaluate assets and to place a quantitative value on change, or the value of an idea. You will also learn to prepare and edit financial data. This will allow you to make informed decisions and to justify a project to investors.

Term II:

Module 1: Strategy and corporate vision:
To master hospitality management, you need to understanding of the hard reality of the corporate world, and learn how can shape the tools you have acquired to create value both for yourself and the company you work for.

Module 2: Innovation and leadership:
Your final module consolidates all these different aspects in the hospitality MBA Master Business Project. This unique professional mandate, carried out in the field, will give you rigorous real-world experience in planning innovating, leading and persuading.

- Diploma in Hotel and Restaurant Management
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Our 2-year Hotel Management Diploma is for working professionals with some hospitality experience.

It corresponds to UK hospitality qualifications such as BTEC, excedel or City & Guilds, offering Photos of Lausanne Hotel Schoolhotel management training at svq level 2, and hospitality supervisory training at nvq level 3.

This intensive, innovative course of study encourages entrepreneurship. It will help you either to launch your own business, or to advance your career in hotel & motel management.

Swiss hotel management schools are famous for their hands-on approach. The Hospitality Diploma builds on previous professional experience and provides the additional financial and management skills that are needed to launch a successful project. It provides an in-depth knowledge of the many, varied aspects of a hospitality enterprise and the ways in which they link together, and offers hotel management training.

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DCT International Hotel & Business School
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DCT International Hotel & Business School in Switzerland is located in the charming village of Vitznau, directly on the shores of the famous Lake Lucerne, just 20 Km from the city of Lucerne.

All of the DCT professional staff are highly qualified and have extensive international experience in the hotel and business fields and in the fields of Culinary Arts and Culinary Management.

DCT offers the Completion of Foundation in Foundation in European Cuisine (FEC) (A beginning course for students with no background in classical Gourmet cuisine); European Gourmet Cuisine (EGC) (a combination of theory and practical hands-on lab work, preparing the finest gourmet dishes in the classical European tradition); European Pastry & Chocolate (EPC) (all aspects of the pastry kitchen are covered, following the tradition of the world-famous Swiss pastry chefs).
European Pastry & Chocolate (EPC), Foundation in European Cuisine (FEC), European Gourmet Cuisine (EGC), plus 4 Management subjects: Bar & Beverage Management, Restaurant Management Theory, Food & Beverage Management, Human Resource Management - Operations.
IMI University Centre – International Management Institute Switzerland
Courses / Programs
Founded in 1991, IMI University Centre - International Management Institute Switzerland is a leading hotel management school in Lucerne, north-central Switzerland. We offer a range of internationally-recognised certificate, diploma and degree courses in the fields of Swiss hotel management, international hospitality, tourism, culinary arts and events management. You can go from Certificate to BA honours in only 2.5 years, or choose from one of our prestigious MBAs.

All courses are taught in English, but you can also learn French, Spanish and German as part of the syllabus. We promise to find job opportunities for all our graduates, and offer a paid practical training after every semester either in Switzerland or abroad. 

IMI educates and trains talented individuals from around the globe to take up professional positions in the world’s largest industry. IMI programmes are validated by our academic partner, Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) in the UK, ensuring the highest quality assurance standards.

Located in the centre of Europe, Lucerne is only an hour's drive from Zurich (which has the closest international airport with connections to cities all over the world).

Student Testimonial:
"I learned more in these 6 months..than I learned in my 4 years at a top hospitality university in the USA. The MBA program has fully prepared me to be a leader in the industry..I HIGHLY recommend IMI as the Hospitality University of choice."
- MBA programs: IMI Luzern MBA; International Hospitality Management

- Postgraduate Diploma in International Hotel & Events Management

- Bachelor Degree in International Hotel Mgmt; International Tourism & Events Mgmt & more

- IMI Higher Diploma Courses

- Diploma in International Hotel & Tourism Management

- Certificate in International Hotel & Tourism Management

- English courses for international students
Business & Hotel Management School (BHMS)
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Located in Luzern in north-central Switzerland, Business & Hotel Management School (BHMS) is an accredited hospitality management school. We offer high-quality undergraduate diploma and degree courses in the fields of hospitality management and culinary management as well as an MBA in Hospitality and Global Management to students from Switzerland and around the world.

BHMS is a member of the Bénédict Switzerland chain of schools which is a world-renowned learning organisation, with specialisation in hotel management being offered exclusively at BHMS in Luzern. Here, a selected group of approximately 200 students per year have the opportunity to prepare themselves for the hospitality opportunities available in the world's fastest growing market and career segment - the Service Sector.

Switzerland is perfectly situated in the centre of Europe, bordered by France, Germany, Austria, Italy and Liechtenstein, and is an internationally recognized destination for students seeking top quality education in Business & Hospitality Management. Luzern is conveniently located less than a 1 hour drive from Zurich and approximately 2.5 hours drive from Geneva.
Culinary Management Programs
- Diploma in Culinary Management (6-12 months)
- Advanced Diploma in Culinary Management (6-12 months)
- Associate Degree in Culinary Entrepreneurship (12 months)

Hospitality Management Programs
- Diploma in Hospitality Management (1 yr)
- Higher Diploma in Hospitality Management (2 yrs)
- Bachelor of Arts Degree in Hotel & Hospitality Management (3 yrs)
- Post Graduate Diploma in Hospitality Management (1 yr)
- MBA in Global Management & Hospitality Management (2 yrs)
César Ritz Colleges Switzerland
Courses / Programs
César Ritz Colleges Switzerland has two locations: One in Le Bouvret, near Geneva in West Switzerland and another in Brig-Glis, Valais in southern Switzerland. We offer hospitality business education programs at both undergraduate and postgraduate level which prepare our students for the exciting and dynamic industry in which they have chosen to make a successful career.

At César Ritz Colleges Switzerland we are inspired by the uncompromising professionalism displayed by “The Hotelier of Kings and The King of Hoteliers”, César Ritz, the founder of The Ritz and Ritz-Carlton hotels. A future hotel manager needs to learn professional skills and gain relevant practical experience in order to set high standards for all his employees.

Are we the best choice for your career ambitions in the international hotel and tourism industry? Many of our present and former students say so, and year after year numerous high-profile hotel companies come to our Colleges to handpick our talent. These professionals confirm that our students are among the best. For over 25 years, “César Ritz” Colleges Switzerland has contributed to excellence in international hotel and tourism management.
- Higher Diploma in Hotel & Restaurant Management

- Bachelor of International Business in Hotel & Tourism Management

- PGD in International Hospitality Management

- Master of International Business in Hotel & Tourism Management

- MSc in International Hospitality Management.

* Programs are taught in English. German, French and Spanish are also introduced in the programs.
IMD Business School
Courses / Programs
IMD Business School, located on the shores of Lake Geneva in Lausanne, Switzerland, is one of the world’s top ranked business schools offering over 20 open-enrollment executive development programs, including intensive MBA and Executive MBA programs, as well as company-specific partnership programs. We offer pioneering and collaborative solutions to your business requirements and encourage an open attitude towards learning and growth. Our expert faculty delivers cutting-edge knowledge based on relevant, innovative and rigorous research. Our unique real world, real learning approach enables executives to immediately apply new insights. By challenging boundaries, together we can redefine ambitions and realize performance breakthroughs.

Every year, we welcome thousands of business leaders from around the world to our global meeting place in Lausanne, Switzerland. IMD Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Master of Business Administration (MBA):
- The IMD MBA program develops leaders who can move their businesses forward.
- Duration 1 year

Executive MBA (EMBA):
- Major themes are: business fundamentals, globalization, leadership, strategy and execution
- Timing is flexible, spreading 16.5 weeks out of the office, and 40+ weeks of distance learning over a minimum of 15 months

Other Programs Include:
- Family Business Programs
- Partnership Programs
- Open Enrollment Programs
Schellhammer Business School in Spain
Courses / Programs
For students from Switzerland & global international students, Schellhammer Business School in Spain offers a wonderful alternative location to study business in Europe in English, and to enhance your business and management-related skills through a Diploma or Degree program.

• Situated on a private resort in Estepona, close to Marbella and Malaga in the sunny south of Spain, SBS provides BBA, MBA, Executive Diploma in Business, and Foundation Diploma in Business courses, taught in English.

• Students at Schellhammer Business School are provided with all the tools, knowledge, skills and visionary capacity to realize their goals.

• Students can enjoy quality 4-star accommodation on-site, in 2 bedroom apartments shared exclusively with other SBS students, available throughout the academic year, from October to June.

• Estepona is a beautiful seaside resort town 20 minutes south-west of Marbella in the province of Malaga in Southern Spain.

• Easily accessible from Malaga International Airport, Estepona is perfectly located for a quick weekend trip to other cities in southern Spain, including Seville, Granada, Cadiz, and Cordoba.

• We look forward to greeting you to charming Estepona.

Testimonial:
"I would like to express my gratitude for having had the opportunity to attend SBS over the last three years, it has been an amazing experience and I feel that I am really prepared now for the world and my future."
Jenny, BBA Graduate
Bachelor, Masters & Diploma Programs taught in English:

• 3-Year Bachelor Degree in Business Administration (BBA)

• 1-Year Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program

• 1-Year Foundation Diploma in Business (Alternative route into our Bachelor Program)

• 13-week Executive Diploma in Business (Focusing on Business, Economy, Politics, Education, and Understanding)

All programs include the option to learn one or more foreign languages, including Spanish, French, German, Italian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Russian and English.