Master’s in International Hotel Management

Next intake: March 2021

9 months


Flexible study options available

1 Internship

1 Field trip


Next intake: March 2021

Designed for ambitious hospitality professionals, recent graduates and career-changers, this Master’s combines the traditional Swiss ethos of luxury hotel management with the latest strategies in operations, digital marketing, talent and leadership. You’ll develop the skills to become a successful hotel manager.

  • Semester 1

    6 months

    Semester 2

    3 months + business field trip to Dubai


    6 months

Semester 1: 

Get the inside track on hotel operations, including rooms, housekeeping, front desk and F&B. Sharpen your financial, operational and people management skills. 

Term 2 (3 months): 

Learn about strategy, asset management, sustainability and events before tackling an applied business capstone project. Also includes field trip to Dubai. 


An optional six-month professional internship provides an opportunity to apply everything you have learned in class. 

The Dubai field trip is an essential – and hugely popular – element of this Master’s, bringing to life what you’ve learned in the classroom. 

Luxury hotel visitsplus meetings with General Managers and other hospitality leaders, will help you build your network in one of the world’s fastest-growing and most innovative luxury hospitality markets. 

While you are with us on campus, our Careers Development and Industry Placement (CDIP) team will help you to make the right career choices during your Master’s program and beyond.

And around 200 of the biggest brands in hospitality, luxury, finance and retail come to our campuses every year to recruit new talent. 


This Master’s program incorporates 6-month professional internship. 

You have the opportunity to develop your hotel management expertise in a real-world environmentwhile building your all-important industry network.   

We will help you secure an internship that matches the specialist program content, as well as your ambitions and personality. And we will ensure you are fully supported throughout your internship experience. 

Next intake dates

March 2021

September 2021

Minimum age:



A copy of academic credentials (Degree, final official transcript for the full degree program).

The school accepts documents in English, or one of the Swiss national languages, i.e. French, German and Italian. If not, an official notarized translation in English will be required.

Postgraduate Diploma applications from non-degree holders with extensive documented work experience will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Non-degree holders may qualify for a Professional Development Diploma, not a Postgraduate Diploma.

Work experience:

Relevant work experience is preferable, but not required.

English level:

Must be proficient in English for higher education studies. English language exam scores (issued in the last 12 months) are required from candidates who are not native English speakers, or who have not spent the last two years in full-time English education.

Academic expenses EUR
Tuition Fees 19,885
Learning Resources & Practical arts apparel 815
Health and accident insurance 995
Business Field Trip to Dubai 2,095
Total 23,790
Living expenses EUR
Half board 3,175
Total 3,175
Living expenses EUR
Half board 3,175
Total 3,175

Flexible study options

In response to the current circumstances, we have introduced a number of flexible study options for our graduate programs starting in March 2021:

  • Late arrival window extended to four weeks after program start (with personalized catch-up plan)
  • Remote learning options tailored to each program – including online modules, full class broadcasts (live/as live depending on your time zone), one-to-one online mentoring sessions with program leaders and faculty, plus bespoke career support
  • Option to defer to a 100% face-to-face future intake at no extra tuition cost (within first six weeks of remote study)


brands visit our campuses every year to find talent



of career-seeking students have one or more job offers on graduation day.


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Leading brands recruit our students

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