Swiss Education Group – the largest provider of Hospitality Management Education

Camille Hosseini

Swiss Education Group is an alliance of four leading hospitality management schools and one Culinary Arts Academy. At each of these schools, students have the unique opportunity to undertake undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the key sectors of the Hospitality industry such as Food & Beverage, Events, Culinary Arts, Spa & Wellness, Hotel & Design, Business & Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Luxury Brand Management. These different specialisations enable students to explore and understand a booming industry in order to develop the skills, flexibility and versatility to make a career in this sector.

Hospitality Management Education has become very popular because of dynamic growth in International tourism. The programmes of Swiss Education Group are tailored to the needs of this fast-growing industry and respond to requirements in the hospitality field by establishing close links with the key players in the sector. Swiss Education Group offer an education based on traditions and excellence of Swiss Hospitality trainings, focused as much on practical skills as on academic learning.

Moreover, Swiss Education Group organises, twice per year, the International Recruitment Forum (IRF). This event fulfils an increasing demand from the global hospitality and tourism industry for access to highly qualified managers. The IRF is considered to be a not-to-be missed event, bringing talented students and future employers together.

From a student perspective it gives them exclusive access to the best career opportunities and its success is growing as it attracts an ever-increasing number of professionals from the hospitality industry.

From a recruiter’s perspective it is a unique opportunity to meet and exchange information with young talents from all over the world and to attract the managers of the future. According to statistics more than 89% of SEG graduates have either started their own company or hold management position within five years of graduation.

The participation of employers from around the world highlights the esteem and recognition of the schools of Swiss Education Group by industry leaders.