Swiss Hotel Management School

Who are we?

Housed in former traditional Swiss Palace hotels, Swiss Hotel Management School is focused on "Learning By Doing". Lavish banqueting halls, a grand theatre, fully equipped wet and dry spas and multiple restaurants combined with courses offered in partnership with our UK university partner enables a fully encompassing hospitality operations education.

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i-graduate 2018 Ranking

Swiss Hotel Management School Commended for Student Support and Personal Tutors in Global Ranking

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Hotel Management Programmes


Bachelor in Hospitality and/or Events Management (Honours)

A 3-year Swiss and British degree, 2 internships and a multi-campus experience (in partnership with University of Derby).



Postgraduate Diploma / MIB 1

The Postgraduate Diploma (first year of the Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Wellness Management) is a comprehensive conversion course into the world of hospitality. It also offers progression onto the MSc in International Hospitality Management or the second year of the MIB in Hotel, Resort and Wellness Management programmes.


Master Programmes

Discover a range of Master's programmes available at the Caux and Leysin campuses. Perfect for experienced professionals looking to change/develop their careers or graduate students looking to expand their knowledge.

International Recruitment Forum 2019

Mindfulness in Business

Mindfulness in the workplace has numerous benefits for employees and companies. Our students will be exploring this crucial skill with the support of industry knowledge during this year’s event.

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Apple Distinguished School

Swiss Hotel Management School is proud to be recognised as an Apple Distinguished School for 2017-2019

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Swiss hotel schools graduates jobs and career

Graduate Profiles

Many of our hotel management graduates hold prestigious positions in a variety of industries around the globe. Be inspired! Read some of the stories of our successful alumni to inspire you with your career.

Hotel school graduates at work!

Latest News

SHMS hosted over 250 esteemed wine professionals at the welcome party for the prestigious 26th Concours Mondial de Bruxelles international wine competition.

SHMS hosts dazzling opening party for renowned international wine competition

SHMS hosted over 250 esteemed wine professionals at the welcome party for the prestigious 26th Concours Mondial de Bruxelles international wine competition.<...


How to Succeed in the Luxury Real Estate Business

A hospitality education gave these two entrepreneurs a leg up in the luxury property industry.

QS Ranking SHMS Best School Worlwide

Swiss Hotel Management School ranked one of the Top 10 hospitality institutions worldwide

For the third year in a row, Swiss Hotel Management School has been ranked one of the Top 10 Hospitality and Leisure Management institutions in the world in...

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