Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne
World's Leading Hospitality Management University
As the first Swiss hotel school, EHL invented the methods that gave Switzerland’s hospitality management schools a reputation for excellence. With industry collaboration and research, we continue to bring innovation to the classroom and industry. We offer programs and services that prepare students, professionals and companies to shape the future of hospitality.
Our Master of Science in Global Hospitality Business prepares young graduates to become the next generation of global leaders. In three semesters, you will study at three prestigious institutions in Switzerland, Hong Kong and the USA, and learn to adapt your management style, service offers and business strategy to key tourism markets.
Built for the future of the global hospitality industry, this master’s in Hospitality Management will teach you to manage the complexity of worldwide operations with the local touch that makes for exceptional customer experiences.
Duration: 16 months
Location: Switzerland, Hong Kong and USA
Start date: September
Application deadline : April 1st
A recognized bachelor’s degree in hospitality or tourism, or a related field such as business management. An excellent academic record (final GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 cumulative average scale).
A minimum of one year of work experience in the hospitality or tourism industry (including internships).
English language: For non-native English speakers: a minimum score of 100 on the TOEFL or 7.0 on the IELTS exams.
Step 1. Online Application
All of these documents must be submitted electronically via the online application form.
Your CV / resume
Copy of your transcripts and diplomas in English
Personal Statement (at least 500 words)
Proof of English level (for non-native English speakers)
Copy of your passport/s
One recent employers reference or one work certificate
One letter of recommendation using the EHL template
Step 2. Admissions Interviews
Once you have submitted a complete application, our Admissions Team will contact you to organize the first of 2 interviews (on campus or by video conference). Upon successful completion of the first interview, a second interview will be organized with one of the program's partner universities.
Step 3. Final Decision
Final decisions will be made by the Admissions Committee after an evaluation of your complete application file and interviews. Allow a minimum of 4 weeks after the second interview to receive your final decision.
Approximately 80'000 CHF payable per semester in the local currency
(exchange rates may fluctuate.)