Dipl. Hoteliere-Gastronomin HF / Dipl. Hotelier-Gastronom HF
Since 1909 we have been educating, forming and accompanying committed and ambitious individuals on their way to becoming inspiring leaders at a prime location in Lucerne. The varied management training at SHL as well as the in-depth specialized internships in the professional world lead to comprehensive competencies that are indispensable for the management of a company and optimally prepare our students for a management position in the hotel and catering industry. Thus, the coveted diploma paves the way for a successful entry into a promising career and opens doors to attractive management positions worldwide.
Semester 1: Gastronomy (20 weeks)
Semester 2: Internship Gastronomy (24 weeks)
Semester 3: Hotel Industry (14 weeks)
Semester 4: Internship Hotel Industry (24 weeks)
Semester 5: Business Administration (14 weeks)
SHL Special: Management Internship (24 weeks)
Semester 6: Corporate Management (14 weeks)
Successful completion of the SHL offers exciting career prospects as well as the federally recognized title «Dipl. Hoteliere-Gastronomin HF / Dipl. Hotelier-Gastronom HF».
With reasonable effort, the SHL diploma can be supplemented with the «Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Hospitality Management at the Lucerne School of Business. This combination and interlocking of hospitality management and business administration is a future-oriented, tailor-made and complementary training model.
Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management
The Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management programme is a full-time, four-year degree programme, which includes two paid internships and provides students with transferable skills in hospitality leadership, management, strategy and operations. It is one of the only two Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management degrees in Switzerland accredited by the Swiss federal government and in compliance with the Bologna Declaration. Through a curriculum that integrates the Swiss traditional dual hospitality expertise with the most recent developments in world-wide management practices, SHL prepares students for a global industry. During their studies students focus on the highest standards of excellence, along with modern management practices, and work on both applied business projects, as well as academic research projects. As the only hotel management school offering a degree programme in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Lucerne (HSLU), SHL students are guaranteed educational excellence as well as ensured degree recognition throughout the world.