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The English Foundation Program (EFP) advances the English levels of students who need a half-point increase in their English language score to pursue a hospitality program. EFP provides both traditional English language education alongside the use of English in practical situations tailored to hospitality, ensuring added confidence in your language skills. Fulfilling this program enhances your studies and better prepares you to work in the hospitality industry moving forward.
5 June 2023
10 weeks of study
ABOUT THE ENGLISH FOUNDATION PROGRAM
Benefit from traditional English language education alongside English in practical situations tailored to hospitality, ensuring added confidence in your language skills:
Develop core English language skills to earn the IELTS/DELT scores required for hospitality study
Reinforce key academic and studying skills to prepare you for university-level studies
Learn cultural and academic contexts of university study to fully benefit from your hospitality degree course
Fulfilling this program enhances your studies and better prepares you to work in the hospitality industry moving forward.
*EFP availability depends on meeting the minimum required number of students for each iteration.
10 Weeks Total of Study -
Practice English for hospitality, including Service, Reception, Spa
IELTS stands for International English Language Test System and is recognized by more than 11,000 employers, universities, schools, and immigration bodies around the world. The IELTS is graded on a scale from 1-9.
The Derby English Language Test (DELT) is an online English test through the University of Derby and is also recognized as a metric for English ability and qualification to attend any school in Swiss Education Group.
Availability and duration depends on the school of entry and the start date of each student.
The English Foundation Program and Immersion Foundation Program (IFP) are currently held at the Leysin campus of Swiss Hotel Management School.
We recommend you apply 3 months in advance before your desired start date. If you need a visa, please be sure to allow enough time between the application and the start of the intake as it can take up to 12 weeks to process.