Bachelor's in International Hospitality Business

Glion Institute of Higher Education
3.5 years
Full time
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
Bulle, Glion

About this program

Bachelor's in International Hospitality Business

More than a degree, a career-maker.

  • Applied business study
  • Learn from the experts
  • Gain professional experience
  • Acquire real-world skills

Our BBA features applied practical and academic courses, across five semesters of study combined with two six-month professional internships.

You will learn how to lead a hospitality business and master the tools of the trade, working through simulated hotel development and business projects with experienced faculty members.

You’ll develop your critical thinking, research and writing skills to produce high-quality professional work, including an applied business project.

And for your final semester you have the opportunity to study one of three career-focused specializations.

Please note that this program is taught both in Bulle and Glion. 

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Admission requirements

Minimum Age

17.5 years old at the start of the program.


You must have completed secondary education (IB diploma, Maturité, Abitur, French Bac, 2 A-levels, high school diploma or equivalent).

Admissions Assessment

Personalized assessment to ascertain motivation and review application documentation. Includes scenario-based exercise to be completed beforehand.

English Language Qualifications

If English is not your first language, or if you have not spent the last two years studying in a school where English is the primary language of instruction, please enclose a copy of one of the following: ∙

  • International English Language Test (IELTS): 5.5 overall (min. 5.0 in every subcomponent) Only tests taken/issued in an official IELTS testing center are accepted.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): Internet-based 70 or paper-based 525
  • First Cambridge Exam: Grade C
  • For London, same as above, except Non-EU or EEA passport holders will need to undertake IELTS UKVI: 5.5 overall and min. 5.5 in every subcomponent.

Note: All English certificates must have been issued in the 12 months prior to program start. If your English level does not meet the levels indicated above, Glion offers anIntensive Hospitality English Language Program (IHELP). For more information, please visit the school's website.

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Program content

  • Semester 1: Hospitality Excellence Practical Arts (Switzerland)
  • Semester 2: Professional Immersion (Internship)
  • Semester 3: Hospitality Fundamentals (Switzerland, London or Marbella)
  • Semester 4: Hospitality Management (Switzerland, London or Marbella or Shanghai)
  • Semester 5: Management Practice (Internship)
  • Semester 6: Integrated Business Strategies (Switzerland or London)
  • Semester 7: Specialization and Business Project (Switzerland or London)

Scholarships & funding

As a private institution, Glion provides a limited number of scholarships and financial aid packages for Glion students. Each scholarship and financial aid package has specific criteria, and eligibility is examined on a case-by-case basis for those students who have submitted a complete application.

Students may also be eligible for loans offered in their home country. Please note that scholarships may not be combined and cannot be granted retroactively. For more information about scholarship options, please visit the school's website. 

Program delivery

In these times of rapid and unprecedented change, our one aim is to ensure that you can experience a world-class Bachelor education with no need to delay your studies.

So we have developed a unique solution, which will deliver the complete semester 1 curriculum through a blend of learning at home and on campus. We call it Glion Connect.

For more information, please visit the school's website. 


The total fees for this program are 46,675 CHF. For a full breakdown of all expenses, please visit the school's website. 

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About this institute

Glion Institute of Higher Education

Founded in 1962, we are firmly established among the world’s finest education institutions specializing in hospitality and luxury management. We offer applied business education, combining academic rigor, hands-on practical skills and professional internships – all with a focus on developing...

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Why study at Glion Institute of Higher Education

  • At Glion, we’ll know your name. Small class sizes and a low student-to-faculty ratio make our campus community feel like a family. We take a highly personalized approach to your education, offering bespoke, hands-on support to help you carve out your own unique path to success.
  • Outstanding employability is a key return on investment from a Glion education. At the last count, 98% of our job-seeking students received one or more employment offers upon graduation.
  • With access to more than 4,000 industry partners across sectors, plus personalized career support, you’ll go far with the Glion name on your CV. And in uncertain times, we’re working harder than ever to support the professional development of our students, through invaluable internship opportunities and virtual career events attended by top employers.


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Alanoud A

The moment I knew that Glion is the place where I am supposed to be: it was the first day of orientation, I was walking through the hallway and there was not a single person that hadn't looked at me, smiled and greeted me. That's when I knew that this was the environment where I'd like to be.

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Camille G

My advice for someone considering to go to Glion: I believe that you need to be passionate about the hospitality industry and to make sure that it is something that you really love, and Glion will definitely help you to grow because you will learn a lot during these years. They will help you to get the vision that you want to develop in the long...

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Glion Institute of Higher Education

Route de Glion 111
1823 Glion sur Montreux

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