Live and Learn Hospitality in a Swiss Palace

Based on the heritage of Swiss hospitality traditions, the Swiss Hotel Management School (SHMS) offers you the insights of Swiss hoteliers combined with modern management techniques. Choose from a broad range of programmes in international hotel operations, hospitality and events, resort and spa management or food & beverage and restaurant management.

SHMS is the first hospitality school in the world to receive the prestigious “Apple Distinguished School” recognition, which is awarded to centres of educational excellence that demonstrate innovative ways to use technology to support learning goals.

An Inspiring Environment

The SHMS is housed in 2 beautiful, historical and former palace hotels. These traditional settings provide inspirational surroundings for students to concentrate on furthering their education.

Rooted In Tradition, Developed For The 21st Century

We offer an exciting range of programmes founded upon the internationally recognised Swiss hospitality traditions and focused on global trends, business strategy and operational leadership.

Hands-on Experience in Real Life Settings

With operational facilities and frequent banquets and events, students have the ideal opportunities to perfect their skills. Additionally, our Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort & Spa Management has been developed with the support of our Industry Partners for in-depth expertise.

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Why Choose SHMS?

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1. Reputation for Excellence

The school’s curriculum is based on the world-renowned Swiss traditions of hotel management education.

2. Intensive Academic Programme

This allows students to graduate with a Bachelor (Hons) degree in three years, including a minimum of eight months work experience.

3. An Exciting Range of Programmes

Students are able to focus their studies on Hospitality Management, Event Management, Hotel Resort and Spa Management or Food & Beverage and Restaurant Management.

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4. International Recruitment Forum

Students are able to meet recruitment professionals for both internship and full-time positions. Click here to read more.

5. Academic and Applied Management Training

SHMS programmes combine academic and applied management training, designed to meet the requirements of the hospitality industry and ensure that graduates have a high level of employability.

6. An International Environment

The two SHMS campuses welcome students from over 80 nationalities.

7. 100% Swiss

SHMS ensures a quality training that is accredited by the Swiss Hotel Schools Association (ASEH).

8. Industry and Association Partnerships

SHMS has established strong links with many of the worlds leading hotel and hospitality businesses and associations. Click here for more info.

Articulation with TMC Academy

Your Academic Journey:

  1. Study Higher Diploma with TMC Academy in Singapore.
  2. Progress with advanced standings to complete your Degree Studies with our university partners.
  3. Obtain a Dual Award, by University of Derby and Swiss Hotel Management School.

5% Early Bird Registration for TMC Academy Students enrolling in SHMS Bachelor’s Degree (Honours) International Hospitality & Events Management

Refer to chart for other discounts (click here)

Name of TMC Programme Name of University Country Name of Programme Remarks
Higher Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management SHMS Switzerland BA (Hons) International Hospitality & Events Management Year 3 (Semester 4) in Leysin Campus, 4 to 6 months paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide
Higher Diploma in Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure Management SHMS Switzerland BA (Hons) International Hospitality & Events Management Year 3 (Semester 4) in Leysin Campus. This course has NO Industrial Attachment

Students should have 6-month Industrial Attachment or 660 hours of related working experience before they are eligible for transferring to SHMS.