Transform businesses. Transform your future.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
at Les Roches Switzerland

  • Expand your global industry knowledge: Two immersive business field trips (Chicago and Shanghai) featuring meetings with hospitality leaders
  • Develop your strategic thinking: Real-world consultancy projects at top-tier hospitality businesses
  • Grow your professional network: Over 130 companies recruit talent on campus each year
  • Challenge your perspectives: Study with an international and diverse student body and faculty
1

year

40

total US credits

2

intakes: Feb & Sept

ONE YEAR TO TRANSFORM HOW YOU UNDERSTAND BUSINESS

MBA in hospitality management
Through an innovative curriculum that integrates business strategy, management theory and real-world problem solving, the MBA in Global Hospitality Management prepares you with the skills and insights for senior managerial positions.

Taught over two semesters, the MBA program is developed in collaboration with industry experts to ensure maximum relevance to hospitality trends and demands. The MBA immerses you in key topics, such as business modeling and entrepreneurship, leadership development, sustainability, strategic marketing, and digital disruption. It exposes you to a core curriculum of fundamental business courses while offering you the freedom to tailor your program to your own objectives.

The MBA in Global Hospitality Management also ensures that you test your knowledge in real-world settings. In your second semester, you will complete a consultancy project with a leading hospitality company.

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Your MBA in Switzerland

Home to one of the most innovative and competitive economies in the world, Switzerland is a living classroom for MBA students.

Les Roches Switzerland is based in the beautiful Alpine village of Bluche, neighboring the luxury ski resort of Crans-Montana. This safe and scenic environment is perfect for intense study and professional focus, while it also places you just a short train ride or flight away from the business and financial centers of Switzerland and the rest of Europe.

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Learning beyond the classroom

The MBA in Global Hospitality Management gives you firsthand exposure to innovation and entrepreneurship in action. It also challenges you to apply your theoretical knowledge, leadership skills and decision-making abilities to tackle real-world business problems.

Your MBA program features:

  • two business field trips to Chicago and Shanghai, enabling you to observe the application of hospitality strategy at leading industry establishments
  • a business consultancy project, in which you will work with a top-tier company to solve a business challenge
  • opportunities to participate in conferences, hospitality forums and international business competitions
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Global perspectives

As in the world of hospitality, collaborative work at Les Roches requires the ability to work successfully across cultures. During the MBA program, you will improve your ability to build consensus and drive decision making with colleagues who have innately different views on process, delivery and solutions.

The result is an enhanced ability to lead teams with different business cultures, customs and languages. This will prepare you for the challenges of leadership in a global context.

  • Les Roches Switzerland’s student body is 97% international
  • Nearly 100 different nationalities are represented on campus

Faculty

Your MBA in Global Hospitality Management is taught by an international faculty with excellent academic credentials and extensive industry experience.

Les Roches faculty members are specialists in their field and gifted educators who strive to bring out the best in our students. Les Roches also regularly attracts visiting lecturers who bring their own unique perspective to the MBA curriculum.

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Learning Approach

Les Roches Learning Approach (Graduate)
The MBA in Global Hospitality Management develops innovative, globally aware leaders through a carefully designed curriculum of strategic management theory and real-world problem solving. Our core courses enable you to develop the essential skills for business success, while individual research projects and electives allow you to personalize your educational experience.

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Career Development Opportunities at Les Roches

Support for your future career begins from the first moment of your MBA in Global Hospitality Management. You will have the opportunity to meet with the Careers Development and Industry Placement (CDIP) team through workshops on professional development offered in your first two weeks.

The CDIP team is here to support you throughout the year and after you finish your MBA. With more than 65 companies visiting campus each semester and access to an exclusive global network, our MBA graduates enjoy excellent job prospects.

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“A Les Roches MBA provides me with the tools I need to be a key player in the ever-evolving industry of hospitality.”
Jayesh Nair
Indian
MBA in Global Hospitality Management