Les Roches is a world top-ranked institute of hospitality management, offering university-accredited bachelor and postgraduate degrees. It is the only hospitality school to offer integrated global study options through campuses in Switzerland, China and Spain and sister institutions in Jordan and the U.S.
“Ranked among the best 3 hospitality management schools in the world for an international career” – Taylor Nelson Sofres (TNS), International Hospitality Management Schools: 2013 Worldwide Industry Ranking Survey
“89% of students graduate with at least one job offer. Over 50 companies recruit on campus each semester, seeking out the globally confident, passionate, highly-skilled talent that Les Roches is renowned for nurturing.” – Graduation statistics 2013, Les Roches
Les Roches International School of Hotel Management is a world leader in hospitality education. Its unique offering of programs spans campuses around the globe and offers brilliant opportunities for entrepreneurial personalities to develop.
You will graduate with:
- Practical hospitality skills, academic knowledge and hands-on business leadership and management experience
- The soft skills that give your career a professional edge
- A portfolio of professional experience, thanks to two industry internship semesters
- Global fluency, thanks to the highly-international student body (90 nationalities on campus), the internships and global transfer options to Spain, China, Jordan and the USA
Where in the world do you see yourself?
Which degree should I take?
Whichever level of study you wish to pursue, you will be immersed in the Swiss-hospitality tradition of experiential learning, combined with an American academic structure and accreditation (New England Association of Schools and Colleges – NEASC).
Les Roches’ network of students, alumni, industry partners and campuses provides you with contacts, inspiration, partners and friendships that span the globe.
Bachelor of Business Administration in International Hotel Management
Enter the world of hospitality as leaders and managers with a strategic approach to business. This degree combines management theory with hands-on hospitality courses, professional internships and a business specialization.
There are 7 specializations to tailor your studies to your unique career path:
- Sustainability and Innovation
- Spa and Health Management
- Event Management
- Culinary Business Management
Semester transfer opportunities exist with Les Roches Marbella, a modern campus in the luxury hospitality capital of Spain, and Les Roches Jin Jiang, a modern, serene campus in China – the world’s largest tourism market. Students can also choose the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts, Jordan, and Kendall College, USA. Discover all the ways our degree courses enable you to Experience the World.
Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Global Hospitality Management
This international management degree offers a global study rotation through our campuses in Switzerland, China and Spain to develop students’ first-hand knowledge of service cultures and business practices in key tourism markets and giving them the highly valuable skill of multicultural fluency.
Just over half (56%) industry managers based in luxury hotels prefer graduates who have trained in more than a single country (TNS Survey 2013). Graduates with an international education have a significant advantage in the jobs market.
During the program, students will rotate through the Les Roches campuses in China, Spain and Switzerland with their select group of classmates. Together they will experience cultural immersion through cultural weeks, culinary courses, and language classes.
Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Administration
The postgraduate diploma programs are designed for career changers – students who have a degree and/or professional experience in another field, but who need to develop skills to manage hotel, restaurant and event operations.
Master of Business Administration in Hospitality Management
This Master of Business Administration or MBA Hospitality Management prepares professionals for senior managerial positions through a focus on problem solving, data-driven decision making, and strategic business and leadership development.
Master of Science in Hospitality Leadership
This master’s degree in the field of hospitality management prepares young professionals to accelerate their managerial or entrepreneurial career in hospitality, through building practical and strategic leadership expertise.
Our Alumni Association
With 11,000 members in 129 countries around the world, the Les Roches Global Alumni Association is an international mix of extraordinary people, offering graduates access to an invaluable networking resource. Many Les Roches alumni have excelled in their careers, and are established leading lights of the hospitality industry. Whether it’s becoming the CEO of a leading luxury brand, or starting your own business, Les Roches can help to make your dreams a reality.
Hear from our students and learn why they choose Les Roches
We look forward to meeting you!
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- Sign up to the Follow Me program (click), which enables you to shadow a student for the day
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