Glion in Figures

Enrolled Students

In Glion, we accept students who exhibit a passion for the industry, leadership potential, personal drive, creativity and an international mindset. Below, you will see the number of students who expressed these qualities and were enrolled in our programs in the past few years.

We are diverse

Our multicultural campus environments are mirrors of the global hospitality industry, with
students coming from everywhere around the world. With a good gender balance and many different nationalities on our campuses, we create an open and tolerant atmosphere that enables our students to express themselves and develop unique intercultural fluency.

Students on Internship Per Region (2019)

Europe

53%

Asia-Pacific

32%

Americas

6%

Americas

6%

Africa and Middle East

9%

Students on Internship Per Industry Sector (2019)

82%

Hospitality, Tourism, F&B

13%

FMCG, luxury goods and services, marketing, events, banking and finance

6%

Other

6%

Other

Graduation rates

Graduating from Glion is the first step towards exciting, international careers in hospitality and beyond. Here you can see the number of students who took this important step and started their new lives as proud Glion alumni.

Retention rates

The retention rates that you can see below show you the percentage of our students, in all programs, who made it to the next academic year or semester. In the case of Bachelor’s students, this number is calculated by looking into the number of students who were still within the academic program in their 3rd and 6th semesters.

Our Alumni

15’100

ALUMNI IN 144 COUNTRIES

52%

ALUMNI IN HOSPITALITY, TOURISM, F&B

48%

ALUMNI IN LUXURY GOODS, MARKETING, EVENTS, BANKING AND FINANCE

48%

ALUMNI IN LUXURY GOODS, MARKETING, EVENTS, BANKING AND FINANCE

3.1

AVERAGE NUMBER OF YEARS BEFORE OUR ALUMNI START IN A MANAGERIAL ROLE

86%

OF OUR ALUMNI BECAME MANAGERS IN LESS THAN 5 YEARS

Number of Faculty (Full and Part Time) across our 3 campuses

54

PRACTICAL INSTRUCTORS

79

LECTURERS & PROFESSORS

38

CONSULTANTS & VISITING LECTURERS

38

CONSULTANTS & VISITING LECTURERS

90%

OF OUR FACULTY MEMBERS HAVE A PHD AND/OR MASTER’S DEGREE

Our Facilities

In Glion, you have the opportunity to experience three different campus environments. On Glion campus, you will experience the most sophisticated, cutting edge elements of hospitality and fine dining. University-style Bulle campus will make you feel like being in a business college, while London campus will put you in the big city setting that is a global hub for hospitality and tourism.

Glion campus

16 classrooms – 556 seats

5 student accommodation buildings

4 restaurants & 3 bars ( incl. 2 restaurants and 1 bar for applied learning)

Bulle campus

26 classrooms – 1068 seats

4 student accommodation buildings

Extensive library

3 restaurants and 1 bar

London campus

7 classrooms
236 seats

1 coffee shop