Internships form a vital part of a Glion education. You embark on two professional internships over the course of your studies. The first one provides you with the foundations of hospitality (working in a more operational capacity), while the second internship is more administrative, managerial and provides more responsibility in a higher role. At Glion, we ensure that our students are given the right amount of support and guidance when
During your time at Glion, you are quickly immersed into the real world of hospitality. This is done through hands-on learning and professional internships with some of the industry’s finest organisations. Calum, our Student Ambassador, is on hand to tell us more about the importance of internships. Securing an internship Shortly after completing Practical Arts courses in Semester One on the Glion campus, we then start our first internship. It
Glion prepares you for a range of exciting careers, particularly in the ever-growing luxury industry. This has been the case for Hospitality and Business Administration student Anders Tiblom, who recently completed his internship at global fashion company Louis Vuitton. The value of internships After spending his last internship in Dubai, Swedish national Anders wanted his second to be a little closer to home. “I decided to stay in Stockholm as
At Glion, you won’t spend every day studying in a classroom – you will get invaluable work experience in some of hospitality’s most exciting organizations. BBA Hospitality Management student Aicha Hugelshofer’s internship has seen her work at world-renowned auction house Christie’s Geneva, handling responsibility for a range of luxury products. Aicha, of Swiss and Moroccan heritage, received four different internship opportunities during her fourth semester. After conducting her first internship
There has never been a better time to launch a career in hospitality. Luxury tourism is at an all time high, the travel and tourism industry is growing steadily, and hospitality companies are hiring like crazy. More than ever, the hospitality industry is seeing exciting developments in technology and customer experience, leading to more diverse and specialized employment opportunities. All the signs point to hospitality careers being a good choice.