SHMS

swiss hotel managent school caux

As part of the Swiss Education Group, SHMS represents the epitome of Swiss luxury and hospitality education! Located inside a one world renowned hotel founded in 1900, SHMS is a castle fit for royalty!

WHY STUDY AT THE INTERNATIONAL SWISS HOTEL MANAGEMENT SCHOOL?

At Swiss Hotel Management School, students learn the traditions of Swiss hospitality in an authentic 5 star environment. Students at SHMS can choose from a broad range of programs in Hotel Operations, Events, Resort and Spa Management or Food & Beverage and Restaurant Management.

HOTEL SCHOOL BASED ON TRADITION

The Swiss Hotel Management School offers an exciting range of programs founded upon the internationally recognized Swiss hotelier traditions and focuses on the continually evolving global trends, business strategy and operational leadership. Students who join SHMS learn the art of Swiss Hospitality Management and develop the principles of the Swiss Hospitality Touch.

INSPIRING ENVIRONMENT OF A SWISS HOTEL MANAGEMENT SCHOOL

Students from over 80 different nationalities are found studying in two exceptional settings, which offer a unique learning environment, steeped in the heritage of the Swiss hospitality tradition. The historic Caux Palace campus overlooks the Swiss Riviera and the Leysin campus, housed in two former hotels in the stunning Swiss Alps. Students will enjoy learning in one of the most extraordinary natural setting in the world.

EXCELLENT OPERATIONAL FACILITIES

At the Swiss Hotel Management School students gain hands-on experience in operational facilities including a restaurant open to the public, a spa with a public section, a culinary arts studio and an events gallery. These facilities at SHMS school are designed to replicate real-life situations and ensure that graduates have a high level of employability.

The Swiss Hotel Management School has successfully fulfilled the high quality criteria of the following accreditation bodies in the hospitality industry:

  • University of Derby
    The Bachelor of Arts and the Master of Science degrees are awarded by the University of Derby, a leading UK university in the fields of hospitality and tourism. Graduates of the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and Master of Science programs at the Swiss Hotel Management school receive both Swiss and British awards.
  • Swiss Hotel School Association (ASEH)
    The Swiss Hotel School Association (ASEH) is a label for quality in Swiss hotel management education and imposes strict academic, professional and ethical standards for its members in the hotel industry.
  • EduQua
    EduQua ensures the quality of educational institutions by setting minimum standards and supports quality improvements in its certified institutions.
  • THE-ICE
    The International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education (THE-ICE) is an international accreditation organization that is dedicated to the recognition, benchmarking, development and promotion of quality programs in tourism, hospitality, events and culinary arts (TH&E) education, training and research.
  • AFFILIATIONS IN THE HOTEL INDUSTRY
    The Swiss Hotel Management School is member of the following associations in the hotel industry:

    • American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA)
    • International CHRIE – Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education
    • EURO-CHRIE – European Chapter of Council of Hotel Restaurant & Institutional Educators
    • EUHOFA International – Association of hotel school directors and deans of hospitality colleges and universities
    • Institute of Hospitality, UK
    • Swiss Federation of Private Schools (SFPS)
    • Swiss Private School Register
    • Lake Geneva Swiss Private Schools – AVDEP