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The course in International Hospitality Management is designed for students who are aspiring to hold careers in the management industry, and is comprised of four 3-month blocks; this course can help students to gain skills as well as a respected qualification that will better their chances of entering the career of their dreams. Did you know that fist Hospitality School in the world was in Switzerland? And Switzerland Management Education has been ranked 1 worldwide by the World Economic Forum?, If you are interested in Hospitality Administration or Hospitality Management and want to be a future manager or get a better position, then you should apply today to Study with us. All our study programs are made for you to be able to finish within one academic year. Around 60% of hotel and restaurants business said that TRAINING/Part-Time Job during study had a beneficial effect on staff retention. By 2017, the hotel and tourism industry is expected to generate 262.000.000 jobs, approx. 1 in every 10 jobs worldwide.

We have 4 intakes per year for this study program: january, april, july and october.

Why Hospitality Administration / Hospitality Management?

Employers in the hospitality, management and hotel industry, from all over the world regard alumni of this course very highly, because of the skills and knowledge gained because of their studies. As well as this, it is also useful for those interested in starting their own business, as students are taught professional strategies and approaches to situations they may find themselves in, both in local and international businesses. They will be taught essential terminology and knowledge needed for the hospitality business. Students will also get the chance to study alongside people from a vast array of different cultures, allowing them to expand their international knowledge and familiarise themselves with different people.

Academic Goal

At the end of this course, students will have a diploma that will help them gain employment worldwide, as it sets them out above the competition. Graduates will have an extensive knowledge of International Hospitality management and will be able to combine both their knowledge and hands-on experience, which will allow them to enter the industry with world-class skills that will guarantee them employment at prestigious hotels all around the world, allowing to enter different career paths across the industry

Programme overview

During this course, students will be assessed on two stages through a series of modules that will be taught to them through lectures.

Students will be taught in traditional lectures, in which there will be guided readings that will give students a broader understanding of the industry.

Students are assessed based upon their coursework, reports and presentations depends on the study level

Diploma (1st year)Associate Diploma (2nd year):

This study program is the first academic year of the Bachelor study program

Duration: one Academic year or more

Diploma: Associate Diploma in International Hotel and Hospitality Management

Age: Minimum age 17 years

Previous study: High School Diploma or equivalent

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 6950 Euro for the first year and 7950 Euro for the 2nd year

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Bachelor:

Duration: 1 year

Diploma: BBA in International Hotel and Hospitality Management

Age: Minimum age 18 years

Previous study: Associate Bachelor or equivalent

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 8950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Executive Bachelor:

Duration: 1 year

Diploma: Executive BBA in International Hotel and Hospitality Management

Age: Minimum age 20 years

Previous study: 3 years Management experience + High School Diploma or equivalent 

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 9950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Master:

Duration: 1 year

Diploma: MBA in International Hotel and Hospitality Management

Age: Minimum age 21 years

Previous study: Bachelor or equivalent 

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 10950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Executive Master:

Duration: 6 months + thesis

Diploma: Executive MBA in International Hotel and Hospitality Management

Age: Minimum age 23 years

Previous study: 5 years Management experience + High School Diploma or equivalent 

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 11950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Doctorate:

Duration: 12 Months + Thesis

Diploma: Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) in International Hotel and Hospitality Management

Age: Minimum age 23 years

Previous study: Master or equivalent OR 7 years Management experience + a Bachelor or equivalent 

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 12950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Note: Study fee does not include application and reservation fee (to guarantee you a study place) of 240 Euro (onetime payment and non-refundable).

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