Are you EHL graduate school quality ?

For this Master in Hospitality Management, we are seeking candidates who can demonstrate a high level of motivation, academic aptitude for graduate-level studies, and leadership qualities, such as strong interpersonal skills, cultural awareness, adaptability, and a desire to challenge convention.

Admissions Requirements for the Master in Hospitality Management

Academic: A Bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent) in hospitality, tourism, or related fields. A Bachelor’s degree in any other subject is accepted but students are required to complete a summer course to build contextual understanding.

Professional: A minimum of six months’ professional experience in the hospitality industry is required. Internships are included. Through your cover letter and interview, you should also show your interest in hospitality and dedication to develop a career in the industry.

English language:

The program is taught in English; non-native English speakers need to provide language proficiency test results. The following English language tests are accepted:

  • Cambridge >= C1
  • IELTS 7
  • TOEFL IBT 100
  • Pearson > 65

Start Dates & Application Deadlines

Start Dates:

September 2022

Application deadlines:
Application deadlines for next September intake:

  • 15 July 2022 - Deadline for candidates who require a visa to study in Switzerland*
  • 30 July 2022 – Final deadline for all candidates*
*Candidates for this September intake must have a bachelor’s in hospitality / tourism or should demonstrate a minimum of 2 years professional experience in this field.

Applying early gives you the advantage of securing your seat and time to prepare for your studies.

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Application Process

Step 1. Online Application 

All of these documents must be submitted electronically via the online application form, except for the original copy of your transcripts and diploma, which you will be required to provide later:

  • A CV/resume
  • Cover letter (including career goals)
  • A copy of your passport/ID card
  • A copy of diploma and transcripts
  • English test scores (for non-native English speakers)
  • Work certificates or references from recent employer
  • Letter of recommendation, either academic or professional

An application fee of CHF 175.- will be required to complete your application.

Step 2. Admissions Interview

Once we receive your full application, the Admissions Commission will evaluate it and let you know if you are selected for an interview. Interviews are 45 minutes and will be conducted via videoconference.

Step 3. Final Decision

Following the interview, the Admissions Commission will make a final decision and contact you with an answer.

Start Your Application

You can apply and submit documents online. If you would like any guidance in preparing a successful application, our admissions team will be happy to help.

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