The Hotel Schools Ranking: Les Roches is in the Top 5 Higher Education Institutions for Hospitality Management

In a global survey of the world’s top universities for hospitality and leisure management studies, Les Roches is ranked number 4 overall and number 2 for reputation among employers. The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 compare the world’s best higher education providers by subject areas. In the category of Hospitality and Leisure Management, schools are ranked by their overall performance, as well as performance in the specific areas of academic reputation and employer reputation.

Among universities and other higher education institutions specializing in hospitality and leisure management, Les Roches is:

•    ranked in the top 5 overall
•    ranked number 2 for employer reputation
•    ranked in the top 5 for academic reputation

The full details of the rankings are available here.

Ranking Methodology

In the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017, factors such as academic reputation and reputation among employers were assessed based on global surveys of scholars and industry leaders. A total of 74,651 academics and 40,643 graduate employers from around the world were asked to list the leading educational institutions in their areas of expertise.

The QS World University Rankings by Subject rank the world’s leading universities in 46 individual subject areas, and included the category of Hospitality and Leisure Management for the first time in 2017. The company released rankings of the top 50 universities that specialize in hospitality and leisure management on 8 March, 2017.

More information on ranking methodology is available here.

Les Roches: A History of Excellence

Les Roches is proud to deliver a well-rounded student experience that develops competitive talent for the hospitality industry and beyond. The institution’s innovative degree programs and successful alumni have earned Les Roches global recognition among hospitality leaders worldwide. At the same time, Les Roches takes a proactive role in shaping the hospitality industry, through participation and leadership in global forums and debate. The Press Room features some of the extensive media coverage on Les Roches’ influence on the industry.

Committed to providing students with a hospitality management education of the highest quality, Les Roches offers curricula rooted in the Swiss tradition of excellence across a global network of five campuses on four continents. The institution educates students for immediate employment and lifelong success, preparing future leaders with the skills to compete in a rapidly changing world and to shape the industry of tomorrow. The results of the QS World University Rankings reflect the appreciation that employers have for the unique educational model at Les Roches, which combines experiential learning with multicultural fluency and an entrepreneurial approach.

Choosing the Right Hospitality Management Institution

Rankings should be only one factor among many that students consider when choosing an educational institution. Other factors such as the cultural diversity of the student body, the range of academic courses offered, accreditation and recognition, faculty credentials, the quality of the facilities, the location of the campuses, and a visit to the institution should help the student to make the best choice.

We wish you success as you explore your options for an exciting future in the field of international hospitality management!

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