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BBA in International Hospitality Business

Glion Institute of Higher Education - Switzerland
Length: 3.5 years
Study pace: Full time
Education level: Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available: Yes
Location: Glion
Start date: February and September

Program description

Study at a top hospitality management school

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in International Hospitality Business prepares students for high-level positions in the fast-growing hospitality and service industry sectors. It offers a well-balanced foundation for immediate employability with rigorous training, real-world experience and business expertise.

Starting your career with a bachelor degree in hospitality can truly take you anywhere you want to go. Within the vast hospitality and tourism sectors, you’ll have plenty of choice among different types of establishments – from boutique hotels in big cities to exotic resorts in remote places, restaurants and bars, nightclubs and casinos, cruise liners and airports, etc. And your business-minded service approach will open doors in the private financial sector, luxury brands, events and other parts of the experience industries.

In the 3.5-year program, you will progress through four levels of studies:

Year 1 – Practical Arts & Internship:In hands-on courses, you will learn the art of hospitality in fine dining service and culinary arts, oenology, housekeeping and rooms division. The 6-month internship allows you to discover the realities of the industry while developing personal strengths.

Year 2 – Fundamentals of Hospitality Management:Administration and management courses teach you to apply strategic theory in preparation for the management internship. This year also offers semester transfer options to our partner institutions in Marbella, Spain or Shanghai, China.

Year 3 – Business Integration:Starting with the second internship, you will try your hand at applying management theory in actual industry business projects or a dissertation.

Final Semester – Specializations:

  • Luxury Brand Management in Hospitality
  • International Hotel Development and Finance
  • International Event Management

Admission requirements

Applicants for the Bachelor Degree in Hospitality Administration with specializations need to:

  • Be 17.5 years old and above by the start of the program
  • Have a Baccalaureat, Maturite, Abitur, A-levels, IB Diploma, High School Diploma, or equivalent
  • Proficiency in English

For information about the application process and the requirements for this degree in hospitality management, please complete a request form.

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Glion Institute of Higher Education - Switzerland

Glion Institute of Higher Education Switzerland

Glion Institute of Higher Education (GIHE) is an international business school offering a wide range of accredited hospitality and event management degrees in Switzerland, London, and online.  With more than 50 years of experience, Glion has a worldwide reputation for...

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Glion Institute of Higher Education - Switzerland

Route de Glion 111
1823 Glion sur Montreux

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