The world is your classroom
Tailor-made in collaboration with industry experts, this program gives you the right mix of practical skills, business management theory and global experience to give you a head start in your career.
The Global Degree offers you a global study rotation with your classmates through our campuses in Switzerland, China and Spain. The focus is on developing core hospitality skills through courses in rooms division, reception and restaurant operations, and solid management skills such as finance and marketing.
There is no other hospitality business degree in the world like it. By studying in these three locations, your service and management experience will be rooted in the cultural and business practices of these key tourism markets.
Your knowledge of entrepreneurship and business management is enhanced through real-world experience and interaction with leading companies. Industry trips give you the opportunity to visit some of the world’s most innovative businesses, and our Leadership Series regularly brings guest speakers and industry experts to you right on campus.
All students of the Global Degree can expect to develop a superior level of cross-cultural fluency as an outcome of this unique curriculum.
The 3.5-year Global Hospitality Management degree is designed to prepare you with the multicultural skills and strategic business mindset needed to launch your career in hospitality leadership.
The following outline is an overview of the courses offered in the BBA in Global Hospitality Management.
During your BBA in Global Hospitality Management, you will rotate through our campuses in Switzerland, China and Spain. Each campus offers its own unique learning environment with the same excellent standards of our Swiss-style hospitality curricula.
Real-life industry immersion is built into your Global Degree. You will complete two professional internships during Semesters 4 and 6, enabling you to explore your future career pathway and take your international experience even further.
Professional internships are your opportunity to put into practice the skills and knowledge you have learned on campus. They also provide valuable experience that allows you to network with the industry, enhance your resume and increase your confidence as a leader in the workplace.
Our faculty at Les Roches are extremely well qualified with extensive global experience in the industry. Coming from all over the world, our faculty bring a global vision and international spirit to our campuses. As leaders in their respective fields, many are active contributors to hospitality debates and serve as guest lecturers in centers of academic excellence around the world. Our faculty do more than just teach. In addition to imparting their academic knowledge, they take on the role of mentors to ensure you develop the practical business skills that will be essential for your career.
The best way to learn is by doing. Experiential learning is a key part of the curriculum on each campus of your Global Degree tour.
The Career Development and Industry Placement team on each campus will help you transition from global hospitality student to global hospitality professional.
From finding the perfect internship to landing that first job after graduation, our dedicated professionals are here to provide you with the professional skills you need. Meanwhile, our global network of industry connections provides you with opportunities to intern and work all over the world.
Students come from over 100 different countries to learn on our campuses.
Learning, working and socializing in a multicultural environment exposes our students to a variety of different thinking styles and problem-solving approaches. As a result, our students develop cross-cultural communication and leadership skills that are second to none.
Graduates of the Global Degree can expect to enjoy careers that span the globe, thanks to their excellent preparation. A hospitality degree truly opens doors — these are just some of the industry sectors Les Roches graduates enter: