Life at The Swiss Hotel Management School
Switzerland has a long established and outstanding reputation for excellence in Hospitality Education and hotel management studies. Many of the world's most successful hoteliers have been educated in this beautiful and safe country.
The two SHMS campuses in Caux and Leysin welcome students from over 65 nationalities making student life a truly international experience and their stay at the SHMS hotel management school in Switzerland, unforgettable.
Caux - The Palace above Montreux
The Swiss hotel management school in Caux is located in the historic Caux Palace, SHMS enjoys its unique location close to the lively city of Montreux. Montreux is found in one of the most majestic and beautiful parts of Switzerland: the Swiss Riviera, known for its mild climate and visited by hundreds of thousands of tourists each year. Montreux has a lot to offer all year round!
Leysin - The ski and sports resort
Leysin is an international ski resort offering students a wide range of recreational and sporting activities. In Leysin, SHMS is housed in two former hotels the Mont-Blanc Palace and the Belvédère, linked by our SHMS Skytrain. Thanks to its quiet and peaceful atmosphere, Leysin is an ideal place for hotel management studies and is increasingly developing into an international study resort, home to many international schools and universities.
The campuses in Caux and Leysin both offer state-of-the-art accommodation and learning facilities.
SHMS' Leisure Managers organise a wide range of sports and leisure activities as well as excursions and professional visits.
Sports, social activities and excursions provide an important balance to academic study. Many of these events are fully or partly funded by SHMS. School sports teams are also organised each term. These recreational activities allow students not only to get to know Switzerland better but also to relax and enjoy their stay while they study hospitality management