Do you need a visa?
Every year, students from over 100 different nationalities join our hospitality management school. Students from certain countries may require a visa.
Countries WITHOUT a visa requirement
If you hold a passport from one of the countries listed below, you do NOT need to apply for a visa to enter Switzerland:
|Czech Republic||Italy||New Zealand||Sweden|
|Estonia||Latvia||Poland||Vatican City State|
Upon arrival at EHL, you will need to obtain a residence permit from the Swiss authorities authorizing you to study in Switzerland.
Countries WITH a visa requirement
If you do not hold a passport from one of the countries listed above, you are required to obtain a visa to attend school in Switzerland.
Once you have been accepted by EHL, you must apply for a visa in your country of residence. To do so, you will need to have first paid part of the school fees.
Apply early! Visa application process takes up to 3 months
If you require a visa to study in Switzerland, you are strongly advised to submit your application well before the application deadlines.