Glion Institute of Higher Education

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Founded in 1962, Glion Institute of Higher Education is today a world leader in hospitality and luxury business education.

With campuses in Switzerland and the UK, Glion’s core academic portfolio includes a Bachelor’s in International Hospitality Business, plus four career-focused Master’s degrees covering topics such as hospitality, luxury, entrepreneurship, as well as real estate and finance.

Currently, more than 1600 students from almost 100 countries study at Glion, with 98% of job-seekers receiving one or more employment offers on graduation day.

Glion is ranked number three among the world’s top institutions for hospitality and leisure management education, and number two globally for employer reputation (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2021). More than 200 leading international businesses visit campuses each year – in person and virtually – to hire graduates and interns.

Part of Sommet Education, Glion is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) and the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA).

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