Master of Science in International Hospitality Management.
Develop essential analytical skills and foster creativity to respond to industry challenges (awarded in partnership with University of Derby).
The academically challenging MSc in International Hospitality Management is awarded in collaboration with Swiss Hotel Management School's academic partner, the University of Derby, UK. The MSc programme seeks to develop students’ critical analytical skills and foster their creativity to enable them to respond to key challenges facing the industry in the 21st century.
The independent study module provides students with the opportunity to research, analyse and produce a major piece of work on a subject of their choice.
Semester 1 (5 months) - Leysin campus / Semester 2 (6 months) - On or off campus:
International Hospitality Management
Semester 1 (5 months) - Leysin campus: Academic semester
Semester 2 (6 months) - On or off campus: Independent study
Master of Science in International Hospitality Management awarded by University of Derby, U.K.
International Hospitality Management.
+Developing Skills for Business Leadership
+Sustainable Management Systems
+Managing Social Media
+Strategic Revenue Management
+Strategic Design of the Service Experience
+Advanced Methods of Enquiry for Business
+Managing Risk and Uncertainty
On or off campus - (6 months).
Independent study forms the entire Master’s stage of the programme and as an option students can choose to undertake an integrated business project or the module ‘Independent Scholarship’ on or off campus.
+Integrated Business Project
- Bachelor's Degree with honours (minimum 2:2) in Hospitality Management / Events Management
- English language proficiency of TOEFL iBT 80 or IELTS 6.0
- Mature applicants with over 3 to 5 years supervisory work experience may be considered without higher qualifications
Starting Dates / Course Calendar.
February 4th February 2019 / 7th June 2019
September 2nd September 2019 / 24th January 2020
November* 4th November 2019 / 3th April 2020
February 3rd February 2020 / 5th June 2020
September 7th September 2020 / 22nd January 2021
November* 9th November 2020 / 9th April 2021
February 1st February 2021 / 4th June 2021
September 6th September 2021 / 28th January 2022
November* 8th November 2021 / 8th April 2022
* November intake is only available to Master of International Business in Hotel Management students.
You are advised to send your application as soon as possible as places are limited in the school.
For students who require a visa to enter Switzerland it is important that you contact the Swiss Embassy in your home country to find out the length of time necessary for your visa application. In certain countries it may take up to 12 weeks for a visa to be approved.