Bachelor (BBA) in International Hospitality Business
Our 3.5, year bachelor degree in hospitality management gives students the skills, knowledge and confidence to manage hospitality businesses and lead a a global career in the hospitality industry and related service sectors. It begins by teaching professional skills in hands-on hotel management courses before students leave on their first internship. The program continues with hospitality management courses and a second internship, generally at a supervisory or administrative level. This program includes one full year of business courses and allows students to choose a specialization in Luxury Brand Management in Hospitality; International Hotel Development and Finance; or International Event Management.
Who is it for? Undergraduate students age 17.5 and older.
Locations: Switzerland (Glion and Bulle) and London, with semester abroad options in Marbella, Spain and Shanghai, China.
Bachelor (BBA) in Event & Sport Management Degree
The acceptance of new students onto this program is suspended.
Glion is the only hospitality school in Europe to offer a bachelor degree in Event, Sport and Entertainment (ESE) Management. In addition to event management, this 3.5-year undergraduate degree covers business management concepts and industry trends for three dynamic, international career fields: MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events), sport management, and entertainment. As a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), this program includes one full year of business courses and allows students to choose specializations such as event management, international sport management, or sales and marketing.
Who is it for? Undergraduate students age 17.5 and above.
Locations: Switzerland (Glion and Bulle)
Summer Program in London & Switzerland
The Glion Summer Academy is a taster program for students who are curious about the world of luxury hospitality and event management. The two-week summer program takes place in London and Switzerland. It starts off with a week in London where participants will experience five-star luxury tourism on excursions to hotels in London and a tour of Wimbledon. The second week takes participants to Glion's flagship campus and the home of hospitality - Switzerland - for a week of hospitality courses an an event planning project.
English Programs in London
- English Language Program - 16 weeks of intensive English language courses and cultural immersion with an introduction to the hospitality industry. Requires IELTS 4.0 or equivalent.
- Intensive English Program - 3 weeks of tailored English lessons and an introduction to the hospitality industry. Requires IELTS 4.5 or equivalent.