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171,400 CHFTuition Fee/year

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Hospitality and Leisure ManagementMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Hospitality and Leisure Management

Degree

BBA

Study Level

Undergraduate

Study Mode

On Campus

Our Bachelor’s in International Hospitality Business features applied practical and academic courses, across five semesters of study combined with two six-month professional internships. You will learn how to lead a hospitality business and master the tools of the trade, working through simulated hotel development and business projects with experienced faculty members. You’ll develop your critical thinking, research and writing skills to produce high-quality professional work, including an applied business project. And for your final semester you have the opportunity to study one of three career-focused specializations. Your professional internships take place in semesters two and five. They play a crucial role in your Bachelor studies, providing you with vital, real-world experience at leading organizations in hospitality and beyond.

Program overview

Main Subject

Hospitality and Leisure Management

Degree

BBA

Study Level

Undergraduate

Study Mode

On Campus

Our Bachelor’s in International Hospitality Business features applied practical and academic courses, across five semesters of study combined with two six-month professional internships. You will learn how to lead a hospitality business and master the tools of the trade, working through simulated hotel development and business projects with experienced faculty members. You’ll develop your critical thinking, research and writing skills to produce high-quality professional work, including an applied business project. And for your final semester you have the opportunity to study one of three career-focused specializations. Your professional internships take place in semesters two and five. They play a crucial role in your Bachelor studies, providing you with vital, real-world experience at leading organizations in hospitality and beyond.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

30+
70+
5+

Education You must have completed secondary education (IB diploma, Maturité, Abitur, French Bac, 2 A-levels, high school diploma or equivalent).

Admissions Assessment Personalized assessment to ascertain motivation and review application documentation. Includes scenario-based exercise to be completed beforehand.

English Language Qualifications If English is not your first language, or if you have not spent the last two years studying in a school where English is the primary language of instruction, please enclose a copy of one of the following: ∙

  • International English Language Test (IELTS): 5.5 overall (min. 5.0 in every subcomponent) Only tests taken/issued in an official IELTS testing center are accepted.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): Internet-based 70 or paper-based 525
  • First Cambridge Exam: Grade C
  • For London, same as above, except Non-EU or EEA passport holders will need to undertake IELTS UKVI: 5.5 overall and min. 5.5 in every subcomponent.
Note: All English certificates must have been issued in the 12 months prior to program start. If your English level does not meet the levels indicated above, Glion offers an Intensive Hospitality English Language Program (IHELP). Please contact us for more information.

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Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

171,400 CHF
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International Students

171,400 CHF
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BBA in International Hospitality Business

Our Bachelor’s degree will prepare you for a high-level career in the international hospitality and tourism industry, as well as the related service sectors. It combines the strength of Swiss rigor and hands-on learning with a modern approach to business strategy and specializations.

First year: Practical Arts & Internship

In hands-on courses, you will learn the art of hospitality in fine dining service and culinary arts, oenology, housekeeping and rooms division. The 6-month internship allows you to discover the realities of the industry.

Second year: Fundamentals of Hospitality Management

Administration and management courses teach you to apply strategic theory in preparation for the management internship. This year also offers semester transfer options to our partner institutions in Marbella, Spain or Shanghai, China.

Third year: Business Integration

Starting with the second internship, you will try your hand at applying management theory in actual industry business projects or a dissertation.


Remote Learning Option

In these times of rapid and unprecedented change, our one aim is to ensure that you can experience a world-class Bachelor education with no need to delay your studies.

So we have developed a unique solution, which will deliver the complete semester 1 curriculum through a blend of learning at home and on campus. We call it Glion Connect. Visit our website to discover more


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Remote study options now available for all graduate programs

In response to the current circumstances, we have introduced three ‘a la carte’ study options to help you keep your education on track. They are:

  • 100% face-to-face on campus
  • Study remotely until you are ready/able to join us on campus – with seamless integration to curriculum
  • 100% remote learning at home


Master’s in International Hospitality Business

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Master’s in Real Estate, Finance and Hotel Development

This is the only Master’s degree in the world to give you a comprehensive and systematic understanding of real estate, capital markets and global hotel development. Ideal for those wanting to become a chartered surveyor, work for a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), fund, bank or asset management team, this program opens the door to the world of real estate finance and hospitality development. Taught exclusively in London.

Master’s in Hospitality, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

This Master’s degree is designed specifically for aspiring or current entrepreneurs, and professionals who own a family business. Perfect also for career switchers, this program enhances entrepreneurial knowledge and strategy, covering the most cutting-edge and relevant business models and technology.

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