Swiss Hotel Management School offers a world-class hospitality education, with unique specializations.
Ranked 4th in the world in Hospitality and Leisure Management education, we combine the best of Switzerland's rich hotelier heritage with tomorrow's forward-thinking and innovative learning tools. With a practical, hands-on education from SHMS, you will graduate ready to succeed in the modern hospitality industry.
Bachelor of Arts in International Hospitality Management
Explore global trends, business strategy, and operational leadership while you learn by doing in real-world settings. Choose between specializations in Hospitality Management, Events Management, and Design Management.
Postgraduate Diploma in International Hotel, Resort, and Spa Management
Move into the field of hospitality with this diploma – ideal for someone looking to change careers or interested in pursuing a master’s degree in hospitality.
Master of Science in International Hospitality Management
Gain a deep understanding of the fundamentals of classic business theory and the critical thinking skills needed to find solutions in a changing world. Choose between specializations in hospitality management, digital value creation, and design management.
Online Executive Master of Hospitality Management
This online, self-paced degree is ideal for hospitality professionals looking to upskill and further hone their expertise.
Master of Arts in International Hospitality Business Management
Take your career to the next level with this 360°experience that combines classic business theory with hands-on operations. Choose from specializations in hotel management, luxury brand management, event management, and business analytics & decision making.
This one-of-a-kind campus offers a truly unique place to live and study. Based in one of Switzerland’s first palace hotels, the campus captures the heritage of Swiss hospitality traditions while offering modern facilities and the latest technology. Located in the French-speaking part of Switzerland high above the picturesque town of Montreux, the campus overlooks Lake Geneva and is 1.5 hours from Geneva International Airport.
Situated in the heart of Leysin, a mountain resort located in the French-speaking part of Switzerland, the campus is housed in two former hotels and linked by a Skytrain. Students experience the magnificent alpine surroundings that have earned Leysin the reputation as being the most international village in Switzerland. Located in the French-speaking area of Switzerland, Leysin is easily accessible by train from Geneva and Zurich airport.
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Kartik shares the story of how he changed career paths entirely to pursue his passion for Hospitality Management. From the warmth of the staff and students to the hands-on education he received at Swiss Hotel Management school, the master’s student from India explores the benefits of studying in Switzerland.
From Hong Kong
Katy, a student from Hong Kong, talks about the networking opportunities and the access to industry experts that studying at Swiss Hotel Management School gave her. The combination of practical and theoretical learning provided her with an insight into the industry and presented her with opportunities to apply her knowledge to the real world.
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SHMS provides students with internationally accredited university qualifications and is endorsed and certified by numerous industry leaders and professional bodies. First awarded in 2017, SHMS is recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for its excellence in leadership and innovation.