Posts by Glion Institute of Higher Education

Glion’s ESE at the Coppa Helvetia Polo Tournament

Students and program representatives for Glion’s ESE program visited the Milano Polo Club and shared insight in the exclusive world of the equestrian events. As an initiative for the Event, Sport and Entertainment program, Glion was an official sponsor the Coppa Helvetia International Polo Tournament that took place on May 25th– 26th at the Milano Polo Club, in Milan. The competition was organized by the Swiss Business Council in collaboration

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Building Brand Values – ESE Conference 2013

For this year’s ESE conference, held on May 2nd on the Bulle campus, the theme was ‘Building Brand Values’.  Every year, the Event, Sport and Entertainment program faculty and students organize this interactive conference about current industry trends within the sports and MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events) sectors. “We were very fortunate to have impressive guest speakers who represent brands, and work with brands that are highly exposed, in

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Glion represented at the 2013 Arabian Travel Market

As part of the Laureate Hospitality Education group, Glion was represented at the 2013 Arabian Travel Market, May 6th– 9th at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The Arabian Travel Market is one of the most important travel and tourism events for tourism professionals in Middle East. Laureate Hospitality Education was present to showcase its schools and academic programs at this event and raise awareness about hospitality education among

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Glion graduates find jobs and move quickly up the managerial ladder

According to the graduation data from December 2012, 100% of Glion’s students received one or more job offers upon graduation. Glion Institute of Higher Education has released information on graduates’ success based on a study conducted by the University in December 2012, focusing on the employability of the 192 graduates from its Bachelor program. According to the study, 100% of the students who were looking for jobs – in this

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New Glion London campus puts students in the heart of UK’s growing tourism industry.

Predictions for the growing UK hospitality sector confirm an ideal setting for hospitality business education. The UK hospitality sector is predicted to grow steadily over the coming years, creating an ideal business environment for hospitality students on Glion’s new campus in London. Currently, the UK hospitality industry accounts for 8% of total UK employment.1 The World Trade and Tourism Council also predicts that over the next ten years this industry’s

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