Summer Experience Program
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.
What You'll experience
In both locations, you will learn from the best as you participate in introductory lectures and workshops by Glion’s distinguished faculty and visiting speakers such as Chef Benoit Carcenat, who previously worked in one of the best gastronomic restaurants in Europe.
Restaurant concept and design
Food preparation and planning
Five star customer service
The key facts, figures and trends of the global hospitality industry
The key concepts of daily operations within the industry
- Memorable luxury experiences
Global business practices
Working in a multicultural environment - meet and work alongside students and teachers from countries around the world
Team work through group activities, projects and workshops
See the program flyers for details about the Terms & Conditions.
- Between 15 and 19 years old
Must hold a valid passport. Nationals of any country can apply and follow the process for obtaining a visa for the United Kingdom and Switzerland if required
If English is not your first language, or if you have not spent the last three years studying in a school where English is the primary language of instruction, please enclose a copy of one of the following: International English Lanugates Test (IELTS) with a minimum of 4.5 / Test of English as a Freing Language (TOEFL) with a minimum of 45 / First Cambridge Exam Grade C / A letter of recommendation from a high school teacher
1. Submit your application
Complete and submit your Summer Experience application form as soon as possible. Due to a high demand for places, we strongly recommend that you apply as early as possible.
2. Proof of English
If you do not have one, your counselor can attest to your English level
3. Complete your motivation letter
Why do you want to join the Summer Experience? A recommendation letter will also be acceptable
4. Parent / legal guardian consent
If you are under 18, have your parent/legal guardian fill in and sign the parental consent and declaration form available at the bottom of this page
5. Acceptance letter
Along with your acceptance letter, you will recieve a welcome package and an invoice
6. Arrange payments
Within 15 days after receipt of invoice and no later than 15th June 2018
7. Arrival on Campus
The start of your summer experience. Here is what to expect:
on your arrival day we will gree you with a welcome booth at deignated airport and provide you with transportation services