Swiss Hotel Management School

Switzerland, Europe

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Swiss Hotel Management School is the first school under the umbrella of Swiss Education Group, founded in 1992. It combines the best of Switzerland’s rich hotelier heritage with the innovative learning tools of tomorrow. With two stunning campuses located in French-speaking Switzerland, you will study in a one-of-a kind environment steeped in Swiss hospitality traditions. Swiss Hotel Management School is cultivating student's skills by managing the various restaurants or spa facilities on campus, running events for real customers, or developing interior design concepts ready to be implemented in real-world situations.  Students don't just learn the practical skills they need to become hospitality leaders – they also receive the qualifications that get them noticed by employers all over the world. 

The school boasts many achievements: 3rd Best Hospitality School in the world; 2nd Best Hospitality School in Switzerland; 2nd Best School for Employer Reputation; 4th Best School for Academic Reputation.


Year of foundation: 1992
Number of students: 1600
Teacher student ratio: 1:10
School type: private
Acceptnace rate: 89 %
Type of campus: suburban

About campus

All campuses are equipped with great rooms, sport facilities, common dining areas, libraries and computer labs, laundry services, food and coffee corners, leisure and recreation areas. In SHMS campus in Leysin is SPA center and beauty salon; campus in Caux is a cultural heritage and is under the protection of UNESCO.

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