Executive Master’s degrees

These flexible study programs are perfectly suited to ambitious executives who wish to acquire career-enhancing knowledge while continuing in their present role.

Study while working

Our Executive Master’s degrees

Executive Master’s in Luxury Management and Guest Experience

Optional Residential Weeks: Switzerland and the UK

14-18 study hours per week

Luxury is a business like no other, demanding a unique skillset in order to step up to a high-level leadership role. This Executive Master’s delivers that knowledge through a flexible, distance learning format that works alongside your full-time managerial position.

Global Executive Master’s in Hospitality Leadership

Optional Residential Weeks: Switzerland, Singapore, the UK and France

14- 18 study hours per week

This Executive Master’s program brings together the academic excellence of two globally respected institutions: Glion and ESSEC Business School, with bespoke learning that is purpose-designed to unlock your leadership potential.

How an Executive Master’s from Glion can accelerate your career

Our Executive Master’s programs are designed for experienced managers seeking to acquire business-critical knowledge that will enable them to take the next steps up the leadership ladder.

Flexible, blended study

Each Executive Master’s features four modules of business and leadership learning, which can be carried out remotely and at your preferred pace. 

To this we add carefully curated Residential Weeks – two or four depending on your choice of program – which deliver face-to-face classes and exceptional networking opportunities.

Learn from industry experts

Both Executive Master’s programs feature a hand-picked faculty brimming with subject matter expertise. They construct every course to deliver maximum benefit from your study time, while deploying state-of-the-art tools to enhance your learning experience.

Take a look at the dedicated program pages to discover more about the academic content for each Executive Master’s.

Leadership development through coaching

A key feature of your Executive Master’s is the personalized coaching you will receive from a professional executive coach.

You will also enjoy direct interactions with your faculty, enabling you to ask questions and seek expert advice.

Expand your professional network

Throughout your studies, you will have ample opportunities to connect and network with your Executive-level peer group.

After graduation, you will become part of a Glion alumni community that now numbers more than 17,000 — or a combined Glion and ESSEC network of some 85,000 alumni if you opt for the Global Executive Master’s in Hospitality Leadership.

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