Switzerland has one of the world’s best education systems even though they do not have rich natural resources. As for Higher education, Bachelor’s program takes 3 years and Master’s Program for approximately 1 and a half year to 2 years.
Besides, the vocational and technical schools in Switzerland are of particular interest to international young people. As the students can learn through not only theoretical knowledge but also Practical Internship, it is easy for them to fit in the working environment.
International students choose hotel & tourism is one of the most popular subjects among-st others. There are a lot of study participants in Switzerland. Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management takes 3 and a half year and diploma programs are also offered. For Diploma Courses, applicants who have completed high school in Myanmar can apply for it. If you are pursuing a Bachelor’s degree through a Diploma, you can continue to study at universities affiliated with the respective schools.
Student’s Visa in Switzerland
If you are planning to attend Diploma, Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in Switzerland, you need to apply for a student visa once you get the admission approval.
The following steps are required to apply for a student visa:
1. You need to consult with the experienced consultant from STUDY ABROAD for better understanding about your chosen Course and University.
2. You need to begin the application process once the decision has been made.
3. As soon as the application is received through the STUDY ABROAD Information Center, the students are re-contacted and received the acceptance letter.
4. After receiving the acceptance letter, you need to pay the first payment of the school fees.
5. As a final step, you have to start applying for the student visa. To apply for the student visa, you need to provide the Education Documents, English qualifications certificate, acceptance letter and financial documents.
*** One of the advantages of Switzerland is that students who have completed their studies are allowed to stay for 6 months in Switzerland.
Universities in Switzerland
Business and Hotel Management School (BHMS)
Business and Hotel Management School (BHMS) is located in Lucerne, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Switzerland. To learn hotel management skills in BHMS, the school provides one intensive study period of 6 months and one practical paid industry training period of 6 months in the Swiss hospitality industry to ensures that learning in class or at work is contemporary. So, students can apply their knowledge in a daily business environment.
BHMS provides courses in BA Hotel & Hospitality Management, BA Global Business Management, BA Culinary Arts, MSc International Business Management, and MSc Global Business Management. You can also choose to attend other Diploma and Graduate Diploma Program. Those who have completed High School or IGCSE or American High School Diploma can join Bachelor Degree and those who are graduates can join Master Degree.
Cesar Ritz Colleges Switzerland
Cesar Ritz College is one of Switzerland’s best Hotel Management Schools which is listed in Top Ten and also it is one of Switzerland’s largest Hospitality Educator of the Swiss Education Group. The School provides Hospitality Management, Tourism Management and Entrepreneurship.
You can earn Double Degree at the Cesar Ritz College were one from Cesar Ritz College and the other from the partner colleges such as the University of Derby in UK or Washington State of University in the USA.
César Ritz Colleges Switzerland has comprised of three campuses: the historic centre of Lucerne, lakeside at Le Bouveret, and up in the mountains at Brig.
Cesar Ritz College is providing Paid Internship starting from CHF 2000.
The following are the Degree that you can pursue at the Cesar Ritz College:
-Bachelor of International Business in Hotel and Tourism Management/ Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Business Management
-Master of International Business in Entrepreneurship for the Global Hospitality and Tourism Industry/ Master of Arts in Entrepreneurship for the Global Hospitality and Tourism Industry
Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland
Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland is ranked as one of the best culinary schools in the world and is one of Switzerland’s largest Hospitality Educator group of the Swiss Education Group. The school offers not only culinary education but also Entrepreneurship Programs.
Located in Lucerne and Le Bouveret cities, and the program provides with effective small class sizes through internationally trained chefs to the students in achieving practical experience.
Students studying at Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland will receive a double degree from Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland, as well as a double degree from the University of Derby, a partner school in the UK.
The Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland is offering the Paid Internship starting from CHF 2000.
The degrees that can pursue at Culinary Art Academy Switzerland are:
-Bachelor of International Business in Culinary Arts/ Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Culinary Arts
-Swiss Grand Diploma in Culinary Arts
-Swiss Grand Diploma in Pastry & Chocolate Arts
Hotel Institute Montreux, HIM
Hotel Institute Montreux, HIM is one of Switzerland’s best hotel management schools and is a member of the Switzerland Education Group, Switzerland’s largest Hospitality Educator. The School offers Swiss Hospitality Management and American Business Management. Students can choose to study Finance, Senior Living Management, Human Resources or Luxury Brand Management.
Students who attend the Bachelor Program in HIM will receive a Double Degree from Hotel Institute Montreux as well as a degree from Northwood University in the United States.
Located close to Geneva and a very beautiful city, Montreux. Hotel Institute Montreux, HIM is providing Paid Internship starting from CHF 2000.
The degrees that can pursue at Hotel Institute Montreux, HIM are:
– Bachelor of Business Administration in Hospitality Management with specialization in Finance, Human Resources, Senior Living Management or Luxury Brand Management
– Master of International Business in Hospitality Management with specialization in Finance, Human Resources, Senior Living Management or Luxury Brand Management
Hotel and Tourism Management Institute (HTMi)
The Hotel and Tourism Management Institute (HTMi) is in the top 17 in the Hospitality subject, according to the 2020 QS World University Rankings. The Hotel and Tourism Management Institute (HTMi) is located in Lucerne and Soerenberg, offering students the opportunity to study in Switzerland, which is famous for its hotels and tourism subjects. Students learn 5 months of Hotel and Tourism subjects. After completing six months of practical training in the workplace, they are provided with the skills necessary to work in the field without difficulty. As a result of this work, the students can earn (CHF 2,200) a month which in turn have the opportunity to learn about Hotel and Tourism in Switzerland at half the school fees. There is also a special program that the school provides an iPad mini for the students to not have difficulties in learning.
Admission requirements for students who want to attend Undergraduate Programs are students who have completed high school or IGCSE students or American High School Diploma students IELTS (5.0). For the Postgraduate Diploma Program, a band score of IELTS (5.5) is a must.
IHTTI School of Hotel Management
IHTTI School of Hotel Management is one of Switzerland’s best hotel management schools and is one of Switzerland’s largest Hospitality Educator, a member of Switzerland’s Education Hospitality School. The school offers Hospitality Management and Design Management.
Students enrolled in IHTTI will receive a double degree one for IHTTI and the other from the University of Derby, a partner school in the UK.
Students at IHTTI will be taking part in Swiss Hotel Management School together with the students from Swiss Management School at the most beautiful historic palace hotels in Caux and Leysin, Switzerland.
IHTTI has been providing Paid Internship training starting from CHF 2000.
The courses at IHTTI are:
– Bachelor of Arts (Hons) International Hospitality & Design Management
– Master of International Business in Hotel & Design Management
Swiss Hotel Management School
According to QS World University Rankings, SHMS, Swiss Hotel Management School ranks as the 5th best school for Hospitality and Leisure Management in the category of Swiss Hospitality Educator, one of Switzerland’s largest Hospitality Educator. The school offers Hospitality Management, F&B, Events and Resort & Wellness Management.
Students enrolled in SHMS will receive a double degree from SHMS, as well as a University of Derby degree from the UK, a partner school.
Students attending SHMS will be living in the most beautiful historic palace hotels in Caux and Leysin, Switzerland.
SHMS is providing Paid Internship training starting from CHF 2000.
The courses at SHMS are:
– Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in International Hospitality Management or in International Hospitality & Events Management
– Postgraduate Diploma in International Hotel Operations Management or International Hotels & Events Management
– Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort & Wellness Management
– Master of Arts in International Hotel Business Management/ Master of International Business in Hotel Management
– Master of Science in International Hospitality Management