Online Executive Master of Hospitality Management

Master of International Business Hotel Resort and Wellness Management

Online Executive Master of Hospitality Management

Flexible program for hospitality professionals looking to deepen their managerial skills without leaving their job. This program provides professionals with the managerial and leadership skills required by the industry.


Next intake

June 29, 2022


1-2 years





Self-paced and flexible online program

  • Enhance your management and leadership skills
  • Choose your pace with three flexible schedules designed to suit your lifestyle 
  • Connect to a global network of professionals, including seasoned leaders 
  • Graduate with a:

Executive Master of Hospitality Management from Swiss Hotel Management School

The Online Executive Master allowed me to participate in open discussions with experienced people in the hospitality industry.

Constantinos Karapinna

Operations Manager, Kanika Hotels & Resorts

Constantinos Karapinna enrolled in the Online Executive MIB at SHMS


This program is taught online with an optional residential week in Switzerland. 


Take 2 online modules at a time


Take 1 online module at a time

12 modules


Six weeks per module, minimum three live sessions, reading materials, 2 discussion forum per week, 10 quiz questions per week, and final module assignment


  • Financial Decision Making 
  • AI and Technology-Driven Innovation 
  • Digital Sales and Marketing Strategy
  • Quality Operations Management
  • Strategies for Leadership
  • Global Hospitality Trends 
  • Consumer Intelligence and Value Creation 
  • Managing Generational and Cultural Diversity
  • Project Management 
  • Experience Mapping
  • Strategies for Sustainability
  • Strategic Business Planning and Entrepreneurship 

Optional residency




  • Company visits
  • Accommodation and meals on Leysin campus
  • Graduation and gala dinner in Switzerland
  • Cultural and culinary experiences
  • Exclusive meetings with leading businesses and entrepreneurs

A stamp of approval

The program is designed in such a way that I can juggle work and studies at the same time.

Anna Soukup

Director of Crisis Communication and Loyalty Integration, Kempinski Hotels

Anna Soukup SHMS MIB

Course dates

June 29-August 16, 2022

Digital Sales and Marketing Strategy

Quality Operations Management

August 24-October 11 2022

Consumer Intelligence and Value Creation

Managing Generational and Cultural Diversity

October 19-December 6 2022

Strategies for Sustainability

Strategic Business Planning and Entrepreneurship

January 11 – February 28 2023

Financial Decision Making

AI and Technology-Driven

Requirements & Fees

  • Recommended minimum age of 21 years
  • A postgraduate diploma from any Swiss Education Group school, or
  • A bachelor's degree in hotel management with a minimum of 4 months work, or
  • A bachelor’s degree in any discipline and minimum two years of work experience in the hospitality/tourism industry or
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of work experience in a supervisory/managerial position in the hospitality/tourism industry
  • English language proficiency of TOEFL iBT 55 or IELTS 5.5 or equivalent. You can improve your language and study skills with our English Foundation Program
  • Advance Learning Program:
    Taking university level coursework requires that you meet the demands of lectures, seminars, and assignments. If English is not your first language, you are required to complete a short screening test during the induction period. If you do not meet the minimum level for your academic program, you will be required to participate in the Advance Learning Program which runs in parallel to your regular studies and supports your academic progression. Students who benefit from this program will be charged an additional fee.

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