Swiss Hotel Management School

The Contemporary Swiss Hospitality Management School

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Our Programs

Hands-on education that embraces digital transformation

We believe in the power of learning by doing to thoroughly prepare you for your future career. Discover our whole range of innovative, career-focused academic programs at undergraduate and graduate level.

Bachelor of Arts Final

Bachelor Program with Specializations

3 yearsFull time

Learn by doing, with this bachelor's program that will equip you with hospitality knowledge, practical experience, and managerial skills. 

Master of Arts

Master of Arts in International Hotel Business Management

1 yearFull time

Learn the theory and apply your newly-acquired knowledge and skills in managing hotel operations. An intensive educational experience that will provide you with the understanding and skills vital to navigating the world of hospitality and business.

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Master of Science with Specializations

1 yearFull time

Whether you are a recent hospitality graduate with a hunger for more, or an established manager who wants to broaden your horizons, deepen your knowledge of hospitality with this intensive academic program that can open up doors to pursuing a Ph.D. 

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Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort & Wellness Management

1 yearFull time

Embark on this professional master’s program and secure the managerial and leadership skills required by the industry. 

Online MIB

Online Executive Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort & Wellness Management

1-4 yearsOnline

Perfect for active professionals who want to scale up their skills. Choose the length and intensity of your studies, from one or four years. You can connect from anywhere, at any time.

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Postgraduate Diploma

1 yearFull time

Shift gears into the field of hospitalty with this diploma, ideal for someone looking to change careers or join a master’s program in hospitality. Choose between specializations in hotel operations and events management.

Our campuses

Live & learn in iconic Swiss palaces

Our campuses are located in stunning natural settings in Switzerland, from a former palace in Caux, to a ski-resort with a stunning alpine scenery in Leysin, we promise to deliver an unforgettable live and study experience.

Stories from our community

We have built a global community of students, faculty, and alumni that shape the core of who we are. Our community comes from a multitude of cultures, backgrounds, and life experiences. This is our community and these are their stories. 

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SHMS. Meet the Faculty

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Meet the faculty

Our lecturers come from all over the world and represent a cross-section of industries. They share a firm commitment to excellence and a passion for hospitality education. 

Accreditations, certifications & recognitions

A stamp of approval

These play an essential role in the reputation and quality of SHMS programs.

SHMS Take your nex step in your career

Your future awaits

Take the next step towards a career in hospitality management

Through real-life case learning and by highlighting the human factor, our students are propelled into working out positive outcomes for the future of the industry.

Dr. Dominic Szambowski

Dean

Dominic Szambowski