Internships and Career Services

SHMS Career services and internships


Real-world experience, lifelong connections


Career coaches

Career Services is a comprehensive resource focused on equipping you to be a leader in the global marketplace. Start early and optimize our many services to achieve your professional goals. Our dedicated Career Services team helps you reach professional success. They provide you with one-on-one coaching, practical input (from writing a CV to preparing for an interview), and help you forge your professional career path. Throughout the year, students also have the opportunity to meet recruiters from different world regions and industries, learn more about their companies, and apply for exclusive opportunities.  

Internship & job opportunities

The Career Services prepares current students and recent alumni to make informed decisions about their future by providing comprehensive resources, programs, and individualized services on career readiness, internships, employment, and graduate school. Our first-class services include customized programs and events for SHMS's unique student population and academic community. We will assist you as you embark on exciting and unique job and internship opportunities, opening doors to leading industries across the globe. Get invaluable real-world experience, connect with people at the heart of the business, and learn from the best in the industry.

Internship stories

Mikaela Sesia - New Perspective of Hospitality

Although she was nervous to begin her first ever internship, Mikaela found that the practical education she'd received at Swiss Hotel Management School had prepared her to face the challenges of working in a real hotel.

Alexandre Chautard - An Academic Journey with Four Internships Vikram Sharma - Three Different Operational ExperiencesCalvin Zeng - Walt Disney World ResortElisa Zephir - Disney Paris
International Recruitment Forum

International Recruitment Forum

A unique networking opportunity

Twice a year, you will have exclusive access to the International Recruitment Forum (IRF), one of the largest career events in Europe, where our students' get the opportunity to network, attend career presentations, meet and interview with industry representatives, participate in panel discussions, and learn from industry experts. Throughout the year, recruiters from different regions of the world and industries visit the school, to enhance in-class learning, and meet with students for potential job placements.

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Our recruitment partners

Currently partnering with 110+ companies (some examples from A-Z) 

Career coaches

Carlos Walter

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International Recruitment Forum

Meet students and alumni from all our schools and find the talent you are looking for