Delivered jointly with Kedge Business School, the Master of Science in Wine & Hospitality Management will develop your strategic expertise for two fast-growing industries and add a layer of refinement and innovation to your career prospects.

First, you will learn the fundamentals of wine production and retail from leading industry professionals in the world’s most famous wine-producing country: France. At the same time, you will learn how to manage restaurant and hospitality operations and wine businesses. Finally, you will deepen your knowledge around leadership and value creation for both industries. A series of online courses will complement your learning throughout the program.

Key Facts



Master of Science (HES-SO) in Wine & Hospitality Management






16 months (2 academic semesters + 6 month internship)


Delivery format

On-site & online



Paris (main location), Bordeaux, Lausanne

Course Outline (subject to change)

  • Wine culture
  • The economics of Hotels, Restaurants and Wine
  • Sommellerie & cellar
  • Sommellerie & cellar management
  • Current trends in the hospitality industry
  • Wine market & business
  • Finance for hospitality leaders
  • Entrepreneurship & event management
  • Project & business management
Major wine regions, restaurants and hotels across France, Switzerland, and Italy.
6-month internship
Capstone Project (research project conducted with the support of an academic supervisor)

About Kedge University

KEDGE Business School is a Triple Accredited (AACSB, EQUIS AND AMBA) French business school located in Marseille, Bordeaux, Toulon and Paris plus two campuses in China (Shanghai and Suzhou). The School is a merger between two business schools: BEM (ESC Bordeaux, founded in 1874) and Euromed (ESC Marseille, founded in 1872). Following the merger, Kedge is one of the largest business school in France.

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To apply to the Master in Wine and Hospitality Management, you will need to prepare the following documents:

  • Academic records & CV
  • Scanned copy of your passport
  • Bachelor degree certification
  • Certificate of achievement or transcript of your current studies
  • IELTS 7 / IBT 100

Please note that enquires and applications are handled by Kedge.