Learning the Finesse of a "Swiss Made Hotelier"
"By choosing SHMS you will be awarded with a Bachelor (Hons) Degree from a top ranked University recognised internationally and by the European Bologna Standards."
Professor John Coyne, Vice-Chancellor, University of Derby UK
Swiss Hotel Management School is the largest English speaking hotel management school in Switzerland offering a wide range of world-class academic programmes for undergraduates and postgraduates in Events Management and hotel management training. The curriculum includes Internships in Switzerland or around the world. The two SHMS campuses in Caux and Leysin welcome students from over 65 nationalities making student life a truly international experience.
The emphasis at SHMS Caux is on applied Swiss hospitality expertise combined with management competencies. At the SHMS University Centre we offer a broad range of BA (Hons) Degree and Masters in Hospitality Management programmes, reflecting the increasing diversity within the service sector.
SHMS in Switzerland has built an excellent reputation worldwide for providing up-to-date hospitality programmes of outstanding quality.
Since its foundation, thousands of students have graduated from SHMS in Switzerland and now hold important positions within the hospitality industry. Many of our graduates are members of our Alumni Association currently active in more than 80 countries around the world.
Links to the Hospitality Industry
SHMS hotel management school in Switzerland maintains strong links with leaders in the hospitality industry to ensure that the curricula correspond to the latest requirements and developments of the industry.
SEG - Swiss Education Group
SHMS in Switzerland is a member of the Swiss Education Group, SEG, an alliance of four of Switzerland's Leading Hospitality Management Schools. A wide range of advantages and benefits are offered to students studying at SEG institutions.
SEG International Recruitment Forum (IRF)
Each semester SHMS students are given the opportunity to meet with industry leaders from around the world at the SEG International Recruitment Forum (IRF). The event welcomes hotel groups, boutique hotels, resorts, airlines, cruise lines and many other industry groups. At the forum, SHMS students attend presentations, are interviewed and recruited for full-time employment as well as internship positions.
- ASEH, Swiss Hotel Schools Association
- The SHMS British BA and MA Degrees are awarded by the University of Derby, UK.
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