At Glion, every student finishes their studies by writing a piece of research. If you are among the highest performers you get the privilege (and curse) of writing a dissertation. This is a 10’000 word paper in which you outline both existing knowledge and theory on a subject, and build on it by going out into the industry to interview professionals. This is obviously a very challenging process and is
Hello everyone, In school we were told to do a six-month internship in semester 2 and 5. Exceptionally, the semester 3 students this year was given the chance to participate in a one-week internship for an event. Welcomed by the General Manager of Steinberger hotel in Davos, I helped out in the World Economic Forum event from the 20th to 27th January. I worked in the kitchen department for this
From September to December 2013, Glion Institute of Higher Education hosted a delegation from the Royal Court of Oman. Oman’s tourism sector is experiencing unprecedented levels of sustained growth. The percentage distribution of travel and tourism to the Sultanate’s GDP is expected to rise from 6.7% in 2009 to 9.9% in 2019 (World Travel and Tourism Council). There will be an estimated 38.7% increase in tourist arrivals to Oman, to
Glion Institute of Higher Education congratulates the students of its inaugural online MBA, who graduated on 13 December in Bulle, Switzerland. The online MBA in International Hospitality and Service Industries Management, is designed and delivered by an international faculty of industry experts and is the world’s only university-accredited 100% online Hospitality MBA (New England Association of Schools and Colleges – NEASC). Almost all Glion online students and graduates are employed
Glion is well known for perfecting leadership talent and preparing students to become leaders in the hospitality industry. At Glion, students are given many opportunities to test and develop their leadership skills by taking responsibility inside and outside the classroom. All three campuses offer a variety of team sports and activities such as rugby, football and volleyball as well as clubs for individual sports such as golf, running and tennis.