Education Partners in Switzerland
In Switzerland, SHA works closely with their partner schools and serveral course partners.
The federally recognised education programmes of the hotel management schools are heavily practice-based, with practical training in a variety of sectors being an integral component of the courses. The qualifications of the hotelleriesuisse hotel management schools are recognised at federal level, thereby meeting the highest requirements on the theoretical and practical skills of the graduates.
Hotelfachschule Thun covers all aspects of hotel and restaurant management. Offering a state of the art educational environment, it is the ideal place for students who wish to train for demanding positions in the hospitality industry. During the three-year training, semesters at school alternate with internships of practical work. Graduates are known in the industry for their outstanding hands-on aptitude.
Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality (SSTH) offers a first class higher education in Passugg with a focus on blending Swiss and international values. The SSTH's top qualifications open the doors to a wide range of career opportunities in Switzerland as well as abroad. One of the key study objectives is learning to work as a team with fellow students from different countries and experiencing, first-hand, international interaction.
Since 1893, the internationally renowned Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) has been at the forefront of hotel education and the ambassador of Swiss hospitality. SHA was the founder of EHL that was the first hotel management school of its kind. EHL offers a first-rate academic education which encourages students to venture into an international hospitality career.