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A Stamp of Approval

Accreditation plays an essential role in the educational institution you choose for your studies. Swiss Education Group’s degrees are all recognised and highly esteemed by future employers.


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All Swiss Education Group schools are certified by EduQua, a Swiss quality label geared towards providers of adult learning programmers. The label promotes transparency and comparability of adult learning for the benefit of consumers and contributes to safeguarding the quality of adult education programmers in Switzerland. 
EduQua ensures the quality of educational institutions by setting minimum standards and supports quality improvements in its certified institutions.


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All of our programmes are accredited by The International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education (THE-ICE), an international accreditation organisation that is dedicated to the recognition, benchmarking, development, and promotion of quality programmes in tourism, hospitality, events, culinary arts, training, and research.

Panel of experts

In the globally competitive education environment, institutional self-review, peer review by experts, benchmarking, and best practice have never been more important. Twice a year, our panel of leading hospitality, business, and academic experts meet to discuss key issues. They provide their expertise and insider industry knowledge of the industry to ensure our programmes remain relevant and cutting-edge.

Partnering with American and British universities

Through our academic partners, we provide internationally accredited university qualifications at each of our schools.

WSU Washington State University

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Washington State University (WSU) is ranked among the Top 60 public research universities in the United States. The WSU degree in Hospitality Business Management is ranked 9th in the USA in hospitality research productivity (11th worldwide).

Dual degree in partnership with Washington University

César Ritz Colleges Switzerland Bachelor of International Business in Hotel and Tourism Management

University of Derby

Derby University logoThe University of Derby is a Top 30 UK university and is ranked in the Top 10 universities for Hospitality, Event Management, and Tourism. The University of Derby is committed to providing a student-focused learning experience through programmes designed to enhance students’ future employability. 

Degrees offered in partnership with the University of Derby

César Ritz Colleges Switzerland
Master of Arts in Entrepreneurship for the Global Hospitality and Tourism Industry
Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Culinary Arts

SHMS Swiss Hotel Management School
Bachelor in Hospitality or Hospitality & Events Management (Honours)
Master of Science in International Hospitality Management

IHTTI School of Hotel Management
Bachelor of Arts in International Hospitality and Design Management
Master of International Business in Hotel Management / Master of Arts in International Hotel Business Management

Northwood University

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Northwood University, based in Michigan (USA), is accredited by the US Higher Learning Commission, one of the six regional accrediting agencies for higher education in the United States, and recognised by the US Department of Education. The university has ranked among the best online Bachelor’s programmes (U.S. News & World Report).

Dual degree in partnership with Northwood University

HIM Hotel Institute Montreux
Bachelor of Business Administration in Hospitality Management (with Specialization)