Housed in former traditional Swiss Palace hotels, Swiss Hotel Management School is focused on "Learning By Doing". Lavish banqueting halls, a grand theatre, fully equipped wet and dry spas and multiple restaurants combined with courses validated by our UK university partner enables a fully encompassing hospitality operations education.

Top reasons to study here

  • At the Swiss Hotel Management School students gain hands-on experience in operational facilities including a restaurant , a culinary arts studio.
  • The Swiss Hotel Management School offers an exciting range of programmes founded upon the internationally recognized .
  • Students from more than 80 nationalities are found studying in two exceptional settings, which offer a unique learning environment.

Bachelor's programmes

Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)



This “Learning By Doing” approach has long been the stronghold of traditional Swiss hospitality education. Lavish banqueting halls, a grand theatre, fully equipped wet and dry spas and a multitude of inclusive restaurants with various cuisine options enable students to experience hospitality operations first hand. In tandem with its strong UK university partner, the school develops graduates who can both implement their ideas in a working environment and lead the required processes, making them absolutely employment-ready.


Encompassing 3 main roles, our Career Services department works hand-in-hand with each school to offer all students a 5-star service in your internship and job quests.


Student services

When you join a Swiss Education Group school, you will become a part of a bigger family. Whether you find yourself far from home for the first time, or if you need a bit of friendly academic advice, we make sure there is always some you can talk to.

Library services

A full-time librarian is on hand to assist with questions in the well-stocked library. In addition, students have access to a wide range of online catalogues and articles.

Student Life

Campus life

  • Caux Campus
Located in the historic Caux Palace, the campus enjoys a unique situation close to the lively city of Montreux. As one of the first palace hotels built in Switzerland, the Caux Palace is a truly memorable place for students to study.
  • Leysin Campus
The Leysin campus is housed in two former hotels: the Mont-Blanc Palace and the Belvédère. The campus is located directly opposite the train station and five minutes’ walk from the town’s facilities. Leysin offers students the unforgettable experience of living in the Swiss Alps.

Sports facilities

Students have the possibility to enjoy a variety of sports at each campus including:

  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Tennis
  • Skiing
  • Ice-skating
  • Swimming
  • Hiking
  • Mountain biking
  • Horse-riding
  • Yoga
  • Dance
  • Student gym