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 2019 Ranking

Swiss Hotel Management School receives Recognition of Excellence No.1 Ranking in multiple categories

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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 2020

Making a lasting difference: Careers with impact

Each and every individual has a ripple effect on their environment.
By embracing sustainability in everyday choices, we can all contribute towards creating a positive footprint for the future generation.

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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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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

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Bringing Home Bronze At Servicemeisterschaft 2019

The first time the prestigious accolade was awarded to a student from SHMS

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Unlocking The Power Of A Hospitality Education In The Luxury Retail Industry

From studying Hotel Management at Swiss Hotel Management School to joining the luxury retail industry.

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SHMS Re-Accredited As Apple Distinguished School

After first being awarded the honour in 2017, SHMS has been recognised again for its continuing efforts in innovative education and learning experience.

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SHMS Signs New Agreement With Bidroom

The exciting partnership with the membership-based hotel platform was announced at a signing ceremony during the International Recruitment Forum.

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