Affective Approach to Hospitality

We specialize in affective (meaning emotional and intuitive) hospitality education at EHL Swiss School of Tourism & Hospitality, by giving graduates the right tools and soft skills for to deliver impactful hospitality experiences. Our science-based methods instill valuable emotional intelligence skills such as self-confidence, self-regulation, motivation, and social awareness.

Swiss Accredited & Industry Recognized

Our school is accredited through the Swiss federal government (SFBI) framework for HF programs. It is a C2Q member of THE-ICE, an internationally renowned quality label for tourism and hospitality education. We are also members of HotellerieSuisse, which has over 3,000 industry members.


Close-Knit Community & Global Family

At EHL Swiss School of Tourism & Hospitality, you become a citizen of the world and make international friendships for life, as you study and live in a close community with students from over 35 nationalities. Upon graduation, you join our EHL Alumni network with more than 30,000 members in 150 countries, giving you a global network for future career opportunities and lifelong connections.

Why choose the Swiss Professional Degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management?


Career Boosting Experience

In the Swiss Professional Degree program, you gain 1 year of real-world work experience during your internships, at both operational and management level. This professional experience prepares you to enter the job market as an experienced employee, teammate, and supervisor, ready for management roles.

Future-Focused Practical Courses

In our boutique hotel environment and flexible food and beverage outlets, you get to exercise your creative spirit and practice implementing innovative concepts. You can experiment with designing new concepts and receive real-time feedback from your fellow international students and campus staff.

Specialized Skills for High-Demand Sectors

You can customize your degree and gain highly relevant skills for your future career path by specializing in Culinary Arts, Sustainable Management or Spa & Wellness Management, three fields with a constantly growing demand for professional managers and innovative new business concepts.

International Study Options

As a part of the EHL Group, select students on EHL’s Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management can request to spend a semester on EHL Campus Lausanne in Switzerland, or EHL Campus (Singapore) in Southeast Asia, for a broader cultural experience.