Bachelor in Hospitality Management (BA, BA (Hons), BBA, BSc, BSc (Hons))

Glion Institute of Higher Education Switzerland

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The award
BA, BA (Hons), BBA, BSc, BSc (Hons)

How long you will study
42 Months

Domestic course fees
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How you will study

Course starts
January, July

International course fees
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About Bachelor in Hospitality Management at Glion Institute of Higher Education

Multicampus Program: Study in Switzerland or in London
Experience this dynamic industry in two of the world’s most popular international event venues. You will start and finish your studies in Switzerland, the home of many large sports organizations where our Glion campus and Bulle campus serve as an ideal base for exploring Europe.
Glion London, our campus in South West London, will allow you to spend two semesters enjoying the extensive social and sports activities of the University of Roehampton, just 40 minutes away from London’s city center.


This is a general overview of the hospitality courses and business concepts addressed in each semester of the bachelor degree in hospitality management program. Courses are subject to change, for the most up-to-date courses and general education options, see the Academic Programs.

SEMESTERS 1 & 2 – Operations & Craft-Based Learning

Craft-based learning in Service & Kitchen*
Intro to Food & Beverage
Rooms Division
Introduction to Hospitality Management
Craft-based learning in Food & Beverage OR Rooms Division (Switzerland)
Food & Beverage Administration
Hospitality Operations Management
Basic Financial Accounting
Principles of Travel & Tourism
General Education and Electives
* Craft Based Learning courses (1&2) are completed at the Glion campus in Switzerland. The term 'Craft-based learning' defines the courses where students practice hands-on learning in the restaurants and rooms division.

SEMESTER 3 – Internship

The first internship semester is designed to let you practice the techniques you’ve learned on campus and explore your personal strengths in a real work environment.

SEMESTER 4 - Management

Food & Beverage Management
Managing Rooms Revenue
Management Finance
Entrepreneurial Management
Principles of Marketing
General Education and Electives

SEMESTER 5 – Internship

The second internship semester aims at developing your project management and administrative skills, it also helps you to choose a specialization.

SEMESTERS 6 & 7 – Business Administration

The final year of the bachelor degree focuses exclusively on higher-level management and business administration courses. Currently the London campus offers only one specialization: the BBA in Hospitality Management while the Bulle campus in Switzerland offers the BBA in Hospitality Management and the Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Management with specializations in Sustainable Development in Tourism, Human Resources, Real Estate Finance and Revenue Management, Sales and Marketing or Event Management.

Degree Specializations
Students enrolled on this program will follow the common courses plus the specialization courses of the pathway they choose.

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Hospitality Management
This degree opens the doors to a wide range of career opportunities. It is the best choice for those students who have career aspirations as executives in large companies or step into the entrepreneurial world.

Bachelor in Hospitality Management with Sustainable Development in Tourism
Countries and regions increasingly depend on tourism as a substantial element of their economy. This degree prepares students for employment in managerial jobs where they will play key roles in planning, developing and promoting tourism.

Bachelor in Hospitality and Human Resources
Service industries are “people” businesses. Our graduates are prepared within the broad field of hospitality and specialized in human resource management and development to present companies with a desirable set of skills.

Bachelor in Hospitality Management with Real Estate Finance and Revenue Management
Financial institutions, hospitality organizations and accounting firms recruit our graduates for their broad based hospitality backgrounds coupled with high levels of financial insight.

Bachelor in Hospitality Management with Sales and Marketing
Marketing is a core business competency which assists in the development and implementation of corporate strategies. Students choosing this specialization will bring innovation and contemporary marketing ideas to their first employers.

Bachelor in Hospitality Management with Event Management
Event management and organization is one of the fastest growing segments of the Hospitality Industry. In this program, students will develop skills in event planning and logistics within the broader context of business and management competencies.



Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBA, BA (Hons), BBA, BSc, BSc (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study42 months
    Course startsJanuary, JulyDomestic course fees find outInternational course fees find out

Notes about fees for this course

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Entry requirements

+ Applicants must be 18 years old and above at the start of program.
+ Applicants must have a Baccalauréat, Maturité, Abitur, A-levels, IB Diploma, High School Diploma,
or equivalent.
+ English Requirements*
If you are not a native English speaker, or if you have not spent the last 3 years in an English-taught school,
please enclose one of the following:
+ TOEFL: Minimum score of 500 points for the paper based test or 61 on the internet based test.
The TOEFL testing code number for Glion Institute of Higher Education is 7337.
+ Cambridge First Certificate Exam (FCE): min Grade C - Please also send the statement of results with
your detailed profile.
+ I.E.L.T.S. Academic Module minimum Overall Band Score of 5.0 and min. 5.0 for each part (listening,
reading, writing, speaking)

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