International Recruitment Forum

Each semester you are given the opportunity to meet with hospitality industry leaders from around the world at the International Recruitment Forum organised by the Swiss Education Group.


Next dates



23rd and 24th




12th and 13th


22nd and 23rd




11th and 12th


21st and 22nd

With more than 60 international companies selected to attend each forum, representing over 100 companies per year, the Recruitment Forum will give you exclusive access to the best career opportunities in:

  • Hotel groups
  • Boutique hotels
  • Luxury resorts
  • Catering companies
  • Events companies
  • Airlines
  • Cruise lines
  • Amusement parks

Taking place in March and October each year, you will attend career presentations, meet with industry representatives to be interviewed and recruited for:

  • Full-time employment
  • Executive positions
  • Management training
  • Corporate training
  • Internship positions

Type of Interviews Taking Place

Full-time employment, executive positions, management and corporate training 51% - Internships 49%
Where are students being recruited after graduation? America 20% - Europe 23% - Switzerland 17% - Middle East 25% - Asia 15%

The Swiss Education Group has created this major event considering industry recommendations, one of the reasons the world’s largest hospitality employers do not miss this unique opportunity to come to Montreux and meet the managers of tomorrow.

From Strength to Strength – A Successful Event

From its first edition held in the Caux Palace, the International Recruitment Forum has grown exponentially and is now held at the Montreux Music and Convention Centre. In the previous edition:

  • 180 recruiters were present representing 60 companies
  • 90 chief executive officers, managing directors, vice-presidents, general managers as well as directors and managers of human resources attended the forum
  • Over 2,700 interviews were conducted over two days
  • Graduating students had an average of 2 interviews
  • Over 100 career presentations were held
  • A keynote motivational presentation and 20 workshops dealing with hospitality topics took place

Participate as a Recruiter in the SEG International Recruitment Forum

The most targeted way of meeting and recruiting students from Swiss Education Group schools. With around 2,000 students to choose from, the International Recruitment Forum has become a not-to-miss event by hospitality recruiters worldwide.

Participation in the Recruitment Forum gives you direct access to internship students, young graduates and tomorrow’s industry leaders. For more information, please contact or call +41 21 965 40 16.

Success Story

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