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Les Roches International School of Hotel Management Switzerland

Les Roches International School of Hotel Management sets high standards for education within the world of hospitality. The school impacts students' behavior, attitude and approach to hospitality and to the essence of service. It bridges the gap between craft-based and academic learning and aspires for personal and professional growth.

Bachelor's programmes

Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Business & Management (1)



Les Roches is a co-educational hospitality management school offering higher education programs that is accredited by the Commission on Institutes of Higher Education (CIHE) of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.


Les Roches provides instruction in English to students of any race, nationality, sex, color, religion or creed who have successfully completed a full secondary school program. We expose our students to a broad range of hospitality management courses covering the inter-related areas of the travel & tourism industry, by means of theoretical and practical work within the school and by regular periods of internship in recognized hotels, restaurants or related institutions.


Students’ intellectual abilities are further developed through the general education component of the programs. Our objective is to train and educate students to a level of all round competence in the varied operations of the hospitality industry. Graduates of Les Roches, having developed competence in a range of technical, organizational and administrative skills, will be able to progress through the ranks of the management hierarchy. We develop students’ abilities to initiate and manage change by confronting them with contemporary issues and challenges that the industry faces today.

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Student services

Switzerland offers a unique student life. Immerse yourself in its excellent sports, cuisine, internationalism, luxury products, spectacular scenery and cities and enjoy an unforgettable studying experience.

Housing services

Les Roches’ international campuses and partner institutions give you the chance to experience hospitality learning in different countries and cultures. In the hospitality bachelor degree, students can transfer easily to one of the following affiliated schools or campuses.

Student Life

Campus life

Les Roches is based in the Alpine village of Bluche, five minutes from Crans-Montana, one of Switzerland’s most renowned ski and summer resorts.Bluche is in the Canton of Valais, a region that borders Italy and France; Sierre is its closest major city.On campus, you will feel as if you are living in a village rather than a traditional university setting.

Sports facilities

There is a great deal to keep you entertained while you're at Les Roches. You can wind down at the Café du Village playing electronic games, table tennis and Fussball.You could go out for a drink or a meal at Le Petit Paradis nearby, and there is a wide range of restaurants, bars, clubs and shops just 10 minutes away in Crans-Montana.


Les Roches is accredited at university level by the US Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

Les Roches is recognized by the education department of the Canton of Valais.

We are independently ranked among the top three hospitality management schools in the world for an international career (TNS Survey 2013).

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