Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne - Europe's leading school of hospitality and hotel management

Since 1893, Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) has built its international reputation as the leading education institute for the hospitality industry. EHL has created a unique professional community of 25,000 global industry executives who share its distinctive academic and professional values, rooted in the Swiss sense of hospitality and consolidated over more than one century of experience.

Academic excellence, also reflected in the practical aspects of training, professionalism and savoir-faire developed in response to an exacting clientele are at the core of EHL's educational mission. The course curricula developed by world-renowned academics at EHL reflect the demands of  the fast growing hospitality industry and serve to train a new generation of innovative thinkers. Professional excellence is what drives the EHL education philosphy, which comes as a result of combining skills and knowledge, with passion and human relationships.

Building an innovative vision for the hospitality industry through world-class education

The programmes offered by EHL are aimed at talented and ambitious students aiming for top careers in this competitive industry. Two programmes are offered:

  • Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management
  • Executive MBA in Hospitality Administration

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An inspiring learning environment, a state-of-the-art campus and a growing international culture

EHL provides an enriching environment with world-class faculty and ultra-modern campus facilities to over 2,000 students from close to 90 countries. The EHL campus has been built to give candidates experience in all the facets of first-rate hospitality.

The campus is run like a hotel, with accommodation, conference facilities, five different restaurants, state-of-the-art demo kitchens, a wine-tasting laboratory, as well as an auditorium and banqueting facilities. As a responsible organization, Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne adopted an environmental policy for its infrastructures more than fifteen years ago: solar panels, biogas and windmills have become part of the scenery at the school.

International accreditation and worldwide recognition

EHL is accredited by the leading organizations in the hospitality industry and approved by the Swiss government as part of Switzerland’s University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland. Internationally, the programmes offered at EHL are accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

EHL Accreditation

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I chose EHL for it’s reputation and impressive network. I especially wanted to increase my knowledge in Management. The DHR Programme suits me perfectly as it allows me to gain the necessary knowledge for my professional and personal evolution. A truly unique experience which seems essential for a future leader within the industry. Roly M’PASS...
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After being in a Hotel School in France, I wanted a short programme to avoid being away from professional life for too long. Clara Bellelis French
Having spent all my life surrounded by the Hospitality Industry and having worked 4 years as a Restaurant Manager, I decided to go back to school. I chose EHL’s Diploma programme as it allowed me to remain active within the industry and to benefit from a complete, intense and interesting programme. This will allow me to gain all necessary too...
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