Global leader in Hospitality Education

With nearly 40 years of experience in hospitality management and culinary arts education, and rooted in the Swiss tradition of hospitality, Swiss Education Group is committed to equipping tomorrow’s professionals with the leadership and entrepreneurial skills highly sought after in the hospitality industry and beyond. Swiss Education Group schools offer a wide range of courses, including short certificates, Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, allowing students to choose programmes that suit their individual learning needs and interests. 















“Our purpose is to deliver high quality education and experiences that transform lives.” Yong Shen, Chief Executive Officer.

Swiss Education Group is Switzerland’s largest private hospitality educator and has its headquarters in Montreux (Switzerland), with additional offices located in North America, South America, and Asia
Find out what others are saying about Swiss Education Group in the news.

Our Global Rankings

All of our schools occupy top positions in global and national hospitality education rankings. These rankings reflect the quality of our staff, programmes, teaching methodology, and state-of-the-art facilities.



  • Careers Advice
  • Arrival Average
  • First Night
  • Health Insurance
  • University Orientation
  • Formal Welcome




  • Work Experience
  • Graduate School
  • Academic Learning Unit
  • Accomodation Office
  • Finance Office




  • Arrival Overall
  • Good Contacts
  • Visa Advice
  • Application to Offer




  • Culinary Arts school in the world



*From the ICE Global Premier Ranking
**From the QS Rankings

A stamp of approval

Our schools provide internationally accredited university qualifications from the University of Derby (UK), Washington State University (USA), and Northwood University (USA), and are recognised and certified by EduQua, a Swiss quality label geared towards providers of adult learning programmers, and accredited by The International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education (THE-ICE).

Find out more

Partnership is key

Swiss Education Group partners with reputable hospitality and culinary leaders to expose students to relevant industry expertise and enable opportunities to gain practical experience. We also foster institutional relationships with prestigious academic partners, giving international students the opportunity to experience campus life in Switzerland.

Find out more