Glion London, Business & Hospitality School

Glion Institute of Higher Education in London opens up extraordinary opportunities for those who aspire to become a global leader in hospitality management. Studying in London, a leading international business and finance center, exposes management students to real world business operations, while London’s diversity helps students appreciate multicultural differences in hospitality management. Situated in Whitelands College – one of the oldest universities in England – Glion London campus offers a modern learning environment in historical buildings with  state-of-the-art facilities include outstanding lecture rooms, study areas, social spaces and superb accommodation. Located just 40 minutes from London’s West End, the variety of artistic, cultural and entertainment choices available to students is beyond compare.

Find your ideal Hospitality Management Degree:

Bachelor of Business Administration in Hospitality Management

The BBA in Hospitality Management will prepare you for an international career in the service industries with hotel management courses, professional experience and contacts, and business expertise. You will be able to:

  • Take the hands-on hotel management courses in Switzerland
  • Graduate with a year of international work experience (two 6-month internships)
  • Develop soft skills: communication, team-work, project management and professionalism
  • Connect with Glion’s alumni network of 12,000 graduates worldwide
Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Administration

The Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Administration will allow you to start a new business or new career in hospitality management. Designed for professionals who want to redirect their career path, the course lasts 1.5-years. It will allow you to:

  • Take the hands-on applied learning courses in hotel management in Switzerland
  • Complete a professional internship, the compulsory final phase of the program
  • Develop soft skills: communication, team-work, project management and professionalism
  • Connect with international companies, over 90 companies visited Glion campuses in 2014.
MBA options in International Hospitality and Service Industries Management

The MBA for executives program with campus-based learning is designed for working professionals who aim to strengthen their leadership and management skills. The program combines online education with short study periods at Glion London.

  • Gain theoretical knowledge that can be applied immediately within their role and workplace
  • Facilitates the sharing of experiences and approaches in hospitality management between students’ international peers
  • Develop Leadership and Management skills with track courses in Finance and in Entrepreneurship and Innivation
  • Connect with Glion’s alumni network of 12,000 graduates worldwide
  • Flexible study options: full-time, part-time, hybrid or online
English & Summer Programs in London

English Program

The Glion London English Program can offer you 100% immersion in an English speaking environment and an opportunity to discover the world of hospitality and events in London. This program can help you fulfil the entry requirements to study the undergraduate or postgraduate programs at Glion Institute of Higher Education in Switzerland or London.

  • 20-week English Language Program: for candidates with a TOEFL score of 400 or equivalent.

Summer Program

The Glion London Summer Academy will give you a first-class introduction to the world of luxury hospitality. In this two-week summer program, you will learn about the global tourism industry and discover top-level careers in hospitality. You will complete an event planning project and get a taste of the Glion bachelor degree courses while having fun in an international environment and taking excursions around London and the region. Glion London Summer Academy fees are reimbursed for students who continue on to the bachelor degree.

Student life at Glion London

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Glion London Campus Facilities

At Glion London, you will enjoy a dynamic UK university experience while you receive Glion’s renowned Swiss hospitality education. The campus is located on the grounds of the University of Roehampton, only 40 minutes by public transportation to the center of London.

  • London hospitality & event culture: 74 five-star hotels, 54 Michelin-starred restaurants, 250 festivals and 17,000 music performances every year, plus 200 shows offered every night.
  • Faculty, student services and single-room accommodation for Glion London students
  • Access to the University of Roehampton: 10,000 students, 140 different nationalities, 60 societies and sports clubs
  • Roehampton university campus is composed of 4 colleges (centers of social life and accommodation)
  • Historical buildings, dating back to 1840
  • Many food outlets including cafes, restaurants, coffee shops, bakeries and stores
  • Excellent IT infrastructure
  • On Campus accommodation, single rooms with en suite bathrooms
  • 24/7 Campus Security
  • Library with over 350,000 print books
  • Library is open 24 h/day during peak academic times
  • Wi-Fi available throughout the majority of the campus
  • Temporary employment service available

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