Glion Institute of Higher Education


Glion Institute of Higher Education delivers premium, university-level education in hospitality management and event, sport and entertainment management. Since 1962, Glion has been transforming students from around the world into top-notch professionals for the global service industries and the success of Glion graduates has earned the institution an excellent reputation among industry professionals who voted Glion the “Best Hospitality Management School” at the Worldwide Hospitality Awards in 2015.

Above all, Glion aims to provide a five-star student experience from start to finish, including personalized academic mentoring, leadership development activities, and state-of-the-art facilities. Under accreditation by NEASC (USA), Glion delivers bachelor’s and master’s degrees with a choice of specializations.

The campuses in Switzerland and London give students a chance to experience two global hubs of tourism and business, with easy transfer options to move between locations. Students gain a global cultural understanding in the multicultural student body and make professional connections with industry leaders through contacts with hotels, conferences, lecturers and the alumni network of 13,000 professionals.

Upon graduation, students have multiple employment opportunities through the school’s industry recruitment partners, which include the world’s top international hospitality brands, luxury brands, entertainment companies, event agencies and international sports federations.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Summer Experience

Campus Full time 1 - 2 weeks February 2018 Switzerland Montreux

The Glion Summer Experience offers a first-class introduction to the world of luxury hospitality. [+]

The Glion Summer Experience offers a first-class introduction to the world of luxury hospitality and a taste of the bachelor degree program with a choice of three holiday courses.

London – one-week course. Learn what it takes to manage an international business through workshops and field trips to world famous hospitality companies including a visit to a luxury establishment and a tour of a premier sports arena.

Glion – one-week course. You will arrive in the birthplace of hospitality – Switzerland. Here you will learn hands-on hospitality skills in kitchen, service and rooms division, visit local attractions, and see first-hand how Swiss chocolate is made.... [-]


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Glion Institute of Higher Education

Address Glion Campus Glion Institute of Higher Education Route de Glion 111
1823 Montreux, Switzerland
Phone +41 26 919 78 78

Glion Institute of Higher Education

Address Glion Institute of Higher Education Bulle Campus Rue de l'Ondine 20
1630 Bulle, Switzerland
Phone +41 21 966 35 35