Glion Institute of Higher Education
Since its founding in 1962 by Walter Hunziker and Frédéric Tissot, Glion has been at the forefront of excellence in hospitality education for over 50 years, it also has retained a sense of traditional Swiss hospitality while adapting its programs and courses to an ever-changing industry.
The school has two campuses in Switzerland, one campus in London, and a set of multicampus programs which offer flexible options and full immersion in the international hospitality management and events management fields.
Glion is frequently recognized by professionals for its high quality. The Best Hospitality Management School at the Worldwide Hospitality Awards was won by Glion in 2015. Then the year after collected the award for Best Innovation in an Academic Program. As the hospitality industry continues to change Glion also follow the change and improve itself. Offered programs by Glion ensure you gain the skills, industry insight and experience you need. You can fursure succeed in a vast range of areas such as luxury brand management, hotel development, travel and tourism, events and finance.
Glion offers programs in:
- Bachelor in International Hospitability Business, a 3.5-year program that also enables you to go on two professional internships, gaining real-world experience at progressively higher levels. The BBA program also allows students to choose a specialization in either Luxury Brand Management in Hospitality, International Hotel Development and Finance, or International Event Management.
The locations are Switzerland (Glion and Bulle) and London, with semester abroad options in Marbella, Spain and Shanghai, Chi
- Master in International Hospitability Business, this program will help students to develop skills for managing hospitality operations and teams, while also giving them key soft skills and connections to boost their career in the international hospitality industry.
- Dual MBA and MSC in International Hospitality Business, this program offers the best of both worlds. Students will leave with two degrees from two globally renowned institutions – Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM) and Glion. The program combines an intensive practical curriculum with a focus on contemporary hospitality management challenges, as well as key operational concepts.