A Network of Leading Hospitality Institutions

Since the establishment of its first hotel school in 1982, the Swiss Education Group has grown to become a world leading hospitality education network. The outstanding success of the Swiss Education Group has set new standards in the hospitality industry and provides inspiration to its graduates.

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An Education Tailored to Industry Needs

Staying true to the traditions of Swiss hospitality management, all programmes of the Swiss Education Group combine academic learning with practical experience and are designed to meet the needs of hospitality employers. All member schools are subject to a stringent academic quality assurance which ensures students receive the renowned high-level of Swiss education.

Discover the Art of Hospitality in Switzerland

César Ritz Colleges Switzerland – Hospitality, Tourism and Entrepreneurship

César Ritz Colleges Switzerland
Based on the philosophy of César Ritz, founder of the famous Ritz-Paris hotel, the programmes of César Ritz Colleges focus on luxury, excellence, service, care and innovation. The experienced faculty of our hotel management school provides education that will help you to succeed and become a leader in a competitive world. Awarded with an impressive list of accreditations César Ritz Colleges provides world-class quality in hotel and tourism management courses.


Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland – Culinary, Pastry and Chocolate Arts

Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland
Located in the center of Europe the Culinary Arts Academy introduces you to culinary philosophies and modern trends. As an international institute for culinary education it focuses on practical kitchen skills and theoretical management classes. With tailored practical classes and paid internships in some of the most renowned Michelin-starred restaurants Culinary Arts Academy shows you the best ways how to become a top chef. You are given the opportunity to demonstrate your innovative ideas and develop your own business plan as a master in restaurant and culinary management.


Hotel Institute Montreux – Hospitality and Business

Hotel Institute Montreux
As the birthplace of hospitality, Switzerland presents the best conditions in the world to study hospitality management. The international reputation of the school and a supportive learning environment contributes to the potential success of students when they enter the professional field. The hospitality management courses at Hotel Institute Montreux, that combine Swiss hospitality practices and contemporary American management expertise, prepare students for top management jobs around the world.


IHTTI School of Hotel Management – Hospitality and Design

IHTTI School of Hotel Management
The inspiring programme at IHTTI School of Hotel Management emphasizes leadership and personal development. The combination of studies in hospitality management with the principles of branding, luxury and hotel design allows you to become a leader in hotel and design management. The staff at IHTTI School of Hotel Management will prepare you for a career in the luxury and design industry as part of the next generation of hospitality managers.


Swiss Hotel Management School – Hospitality, Events, Resort and Spa

Swiss Hotel Management School
The Swiss Hotel Management School is known as one of Switzerland’s leading hotel management schools. It offers a wide range of renowned programmes such as a Master in Hospitality Management or a Master of International Business with focus on spa and resort management. By introducing you to key components of event planning during the events management courses allows you to enhance your career opportunities and master the complexity of high-end events.


Swiss Education Academy

Swiss Education Academy
Swiss Education Academy offers a variety of short courses linked to the hospitality industry. From Swiss Language Club's language courses to an Introduction to the World of Hospitality, expand your horizons today! Short courses are offered at 3 campuses in French-speaking Switzerland (Le Bouveret, Leysin and Montreux).

Five hotel management schools, seven campuses located in Switzerland

The five schools of the group are spread over seven stunning campuses located in both the French and German speaking regions of Switzerland. More than 5,000 students are welcomed each year from over 80 different nationalities, offering a multicultural environment in which students study and live.

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  • Northwood

Industry Endorsement

  • Hublot
  • Banque Edmond de Rothschild
  • Montreux Jazz Festival
  • Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

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