César Ritz Colleges Switzerland is one of the world’s leading hospitality educational establishments, offering a truly unique opportunity for you to embark on a successful career in tourism and hotel management.
César Ritz Colleges Switzerland offers world-class hospitality business education. Our priorities are academic rigour, Swiss professional training, multicultural awareness and a caring approach to the personal development of our students. We are proud of our worldwide network of hospitality employers and alumni. Our graduates are industry professionals and leaders who exceed customer and employer expectations through their persistent dedication to excellence.
Academic Director, Professor John Swarbrooke, has developed a new initiative within the Leadership Programme that gives students the chance to undertake real-life consultancy projects requested by hotels. At César Ritz Colleges Switzerland this internationalism begins on campus, where over 60 nationalities are represented.
“The customer is never wrong”
César Ritz is also responsible for the origins of this philosophy that is widely used as a fundamental of customer service in every industry. His tradition of luxury, excellence and service in the hospitality industry has set the standard for hotels and restaurants throughout the world.
The philosophy and tradition of César Ritz lives on at our hotel management school.
During the annual EuroCHRIE conference held in Amsterdam this year, Mr George Ortiz was honoured with the Néstlé Pro Gastronomia foundation award.
César Ritz Colleges is recognized by the Swiss Hotel School Association (ASEH).
EduQua ensures the quality of educational institutions by setting minimum standards and supports quality improvements in its certified institutions.
We are the only Swiss hotel school to receive the prestigious tedQual certification from the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
The Higher Diploma in Hotel & Restaurant Management and in Culinary Studies, and Bachelor and Master of International Business, are accredited by the State of Valais. The accreditation authority is the “Conseil de la Formation et de la Recherche Universitaires (CoFRU)”, established under the auspices of the State of Valais Department of Education, Culture and Sport, Switzerland.
Location & Facilities
Have two campuses in Switzerland, with 250 students in Le Bouveret and 350 in Brig. With a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, CÚsar Ritz Colleges offers the ideal learning environment where we are able to provide focused one-to-one attention and guidance to each student.
Each campus has its own modern library providing access to a very large collection of books and research material. An innovative online facility allows students to search for and reserve material, and also offers access to the complete Manchester Metropolitan Library collection.
All our student accommodation is designed to offer you the comfort and privacy needed for study or to simply relax. All the rooms are spacious, modern and comfortable and include private bathrooms with a shower. All are furnished with a desk and an office chair as well as ample storage and wardrobe space.
The rooms are non-smoking and are cleaned weekly and restocked with fresh towels and linen.
Both campuses have well-equipped fitness rooms as well as outdoor sports facilities including a private football field and a basketball court in Le Bouveret, and a volleyball court in Brig to generate friendships and encourage teamwork while offering an excellent workout!
List of Departments / Schools / Faculty / College
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|Name of the Program
||Higher diploma in Hotel & Restaurant Management
||Bachelor of International Business in Hotel & Tourism
||Extended Bachelor of International Business in Hotel & Tourism
||PGD in International Hospitality Management
||Master of International Business in Hotel & Tourism Management
||Master of Science in International Hospitality Management
Scholarships are awarded for the last term of studies in the Bachelor programme. Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance.
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