Glion Institute of Higher Education

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Founded in 1962, Glion Institute of Higher Education is a private Swiss institution offering Bachelors and Masters degrees in hospitality, luxury and event management across campuses in Switzerland and London. Glion also offers a dual-degree MBA and MSc programme in partnership with Grenoble Ecole de Management.

Currently over 1,500 students from almost 100 countries study at Glion. Each student receives an average of three internship offers during their program, and 98% of job-seekers have an employment offer on graduation day.

Glion is ranked number five in the world’s top institutions for hospitality management and number one for employer reputation (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018). Over 150 top global businesses visit campuses each year to hire graduates and interns.

Part of Sommet Education, Glion is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and the International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education (THE-ICE).

Glion Digital Certificates offer students and established professionals the opportunity to learn remotely at their own pace, whilst earning credits. From two to three week Single Certificates, to a full six to nine week Advanced Certificates, the online courses share the most up-to-date insight, combined with tried and tested success techniques - all designed and delivered by experienced industry experts.