Glion Institute of Higher Education (Switzerland)
Founded in 1962, we are firmly established among the world’s finest education institutions specializing in hospitality and luxury management.
We offer applied business education, combining academic rigor, hands-on practical skills and professional internships – all with a focus on developing the soft skills that are a prerequisite in the modern global economy.
We have long-standing relationships with many leading brands operating within the international hospitality, luxury, and events sectors. We leverage these connections to provide our students with professionally rewarding internships, offering real-world industry exposure which is invaluable to their career development.
Our exceptional academic standards have been recognized within the industry. We are ranked among the global Top 3 institutions* for Hospitality and Leisure Management. We are also ranked within the global Top 2 institutions for Employer Reputation* within our field, underlining our expertise in crafting graduates who are ready to achieve their career ambitions.
*QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021
We Add Value to Your Career
Blending applied business education with bespoke career services, we produce accomplished graduates who are exceptionally employable across many sectors. That’s why 98% of our job-seeking students have one or more job offers upon graduation.
Our Career & Internship service gives you a priceless advantage in a competitive employment market. With access to more than 4,000 industry partners across multiple sectors, plus highly personalized career support and the power of the Glion name on your resume, you’ll be able to take the first steps in your career journey by being accepted to management training programs and direct-entry positions.
We’ll help you find your perfect internship
Our Career and Internship team will help you to find the internship that works for you; looking at specific criteria such as location, industry segment, language, plus visa and work permit requirements.
Internships: live and learn in the global industry
Professional internships are an essential element of your Glion education; enabling you to become experienced, skilled and career ready.
With a huge variety of opportunities available, you can choose your internships based on the company, location and future career you desire. On internship, you will dive into your chosen sector and type of business, practicing the skills and deploying the knowledge you learned on campus.
Throughout your internship experience, you will continue to build your contacts, references and employment history. These are powerful assets within an increasingly competitive employment market, and they will help you to get your leadership career off to an exciting and dynamic start.