Les Roches is a Swiss institution focused on creating the innovative and entrepreneurial minds of tomorrow. Founded in 1954, Les Roches offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees in Hospitality and Tourism Management following the Swiss model of education. With three campuses across Switzerland and Spain; a student body of more than 100 different nationalities, the institution provides students with a unique culturally diverse experience. As of 2021, Les Roches also has an academic alliance with the Indian School of Hospitality (ISH) with a partner campus in Gurugram (Delhi NCR).
Les Roches ranks four for higher education institutions in Hospitality Management, and three for Employer Reputation (QS World University Rankings, 2021). Part of Sommet Education, a worldwide leader in hospitality education, Les Roches is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).
Flexible learning option: Les Roches offers remote study options across undergraduate and graduate programs. Flexible, ‘a la carte’ remote study options are available for the Bachelor’s program for the semester starting in February 2022, meaning that one can now choose to study any Les Roches graduate program 100% on campus, 100% online, or a blend of both to suit your exact needs. The BBA in Global Hospitality Management teaches how a hospitality business works from the inside out. The curriculum covers, critical operational function, marketing & sales, accounting & financial management, etc. All the courses deliver the same learning outcome as the face-to-face equivalent and provides customized scheduling of professional internships. Les Roches Connect let students begin Bachelor’s degree remotely – either for the full 20-week first semester or through a blend of 10 weeks remote and 10 weeks on campus learning.
Module: Intakes occur twice a year: in February and in September. The degree duration is 3,5 years, and counts 7 semesters, including five academic semesters on campus and two internships of 6 months each. During the last semester of the degree, students specialize in a particular domain of hospitality through a dedicated course.
Eligibility: Applicants must have accredited high school diploma or equivalent and must be above 17 years and 6 months by the program entry date. However, students can be younger as long as they are 18 by the time they start their first internship. Adding to that, an applicant must be proficient enough for higher education studies and requires having official English language exam scores in case of non-native speakers or if the applicant hasn’t spent the last two years in full-time English education.
Fee & Scholarship: BBA in Global Hospitality Management costs CHF 30,850 (Swiss franc) at Les Roches Crans-Montana. As a private institution, Les Roches provides scholarships and financial aid packages for students. Find more information about Scholarships and Financial aid here.
How to apply: To apply for this program, download the application form here and fill in your personal details accordingly.
After submitting your application and relevant documents you will be contacted to schedule your admissions assessment. Assessment will include a compulsory interview and may involve a written exercise.