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University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons

University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons

Study in the heart of Switzerland! The University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons provides an excellent learning environment with an intimate atmosphere, modern facilities, and small, student-oriented classes. The university is located in The Swiss canton of Grisons, where European tourism all began. This provides students with the ideal atmosphere to study their tourism program.

Top-notch bachelor & master programs

The bachelor and master degree programs focus on introducing the students to the word of tourism by providing valuable theoretical knowledge exemplified through case studies. By merging the conceptual scholastic approach with the practical orientation, the programs prepare the students with the knowledge and skills necessary to assume management and leadership positions in various tourism sectors. With their interdisciplinary approach, the courses of study prepare for demanding positions in major corporations, federal offices, research and small and medium-sized enterprises alike.

With around 2000 students, the University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons is a regionally-based university with national and international appeal. The study courses offered include bachelor, master and further education courses in:

  • Civil engineering
  • Architecture
  • Information science
  • Digital business management
  • Business administration
  • Multimedia production
  • System technology
  • Photonics
  • Mobile robotics
  • Tourism
  • Service design
  • Sport management

Experienced faculty and staff

The faculty of the University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons is comprised of professional experts in various industry fields. Their extended practical experience and involvement with the research facility, the Institute for Tourism and Leisure (ITF), assures the students can fully engaged with the subject and thoroughly aware of the latest trends and innovations in this sector.

Highly accredited university

Founded in 1963, the university is fully accredited by the Swiss Federal Office. The internationally-recognized Bachelor of Science and Master of Science programs are certified by the Center of Accreditation and Quality Assurance of the Swiss Universities, as well as the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).

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Programs

Bachelor's degree
Tourism & Hospitality Delivery method Length Location
BSc in Tourism On campus Chur
Master's degree
Tourism & Hospitality
MSc in Business Administration, Major Tourism On campus 1.5 years Chur

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Why study at University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons

Switzerland is a dynamic tourism destination that has learnt how to reinvent tourism in its urban centres and alpine playgrounds. At the University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons you live and breathe the spirit of the tourism pioneers who brought tourism to St. Moritz. It is the ideal surrounding to become an expert in tourism yourself.

Study in small classes, receive practice-oriented insights and become an active participant in your learning such as in case studies, discussiones, learning-by-doing and in workshops.

University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons is in the Top 10 Countries to Study Abroad

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Awards & Accreditations

certification

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Student services & facilities

Numerous services of University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons contribute to your advancement and development and offer you support during your studies. The counselling service provides internal and external support with personal problems and questions, while the Career Centre offers assistance with questions related to professional development. The university sports program features a wide range of courses and sporting activities. and those who are more musically inclined can join the University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons choir. You can also take advantage of the job and accommodation portal, where you will find new offers almost every day.

For more information, please visit the institute website.

Student lifestyle

  • Erasmus Student Network events
  • Student union
  • Cambiela
  • Student Hub
  • Choir (Every Wednesday during lunch break)

Accommodation

The International Office assists foreign students in finding accommodation.

Flat-shares: Rent a room in a shared apartment (approx. CHF 500–750 per month).

Student residence Scalära: A limited number of rooms are available for English-speaking exchange students and international students in their first year of studies. Rooms are furnished, there is free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities and a cafeteria providing good quality set menus.

Rent for semester (incl. half-board) CHF 3,633, Deposit CHF 800.

For more information, please visit the institute website.

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Daniela
Great teachers! intensive program. location: mountain area - a city with great vibes. YOu do a lot of research projects and you learn many great things

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University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons

Pulvermühlestrasse 57
CH-7004 Chur
Switzerland

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www.fhgr.ch

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