The Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality is a unique program that often requires a bit of explanation. Candidates wonder: Is it like a master’s? What do students learn and what kinds of careers does it lead to? To answer these questions, Georgina Spence, a UK national and December 2015 graduate of the postgraduate program, shares her views on the program structure and the details of the applied learning components that include
With so many hotel schools in Switzerland to choose from, it can be hard to find the right one for you, but there are some common qualities that you can check when investigating a hotel school. With each point, we offer the example from Glion Institute of Higher Education (GIHE) to show how our institution meets these standards of excellence with more than 50 years of experience in hospitality education.
When you hear the word hospitality, you might think of hotels, but the truth is that a hospitality management degree will open the doors to more than just restaurants and hotels. A good hotel school will give you the skills, experience and business knowledge to work in many industries offering endless possibilities for career growth. Here’s a look at the vast world of hospitality management and the adjacent industries where
With so many MBAs on offer these days, it can be hard to narrow down the choices and find the right course. Do you want to study close to home, abroad or online? Will you follow a traditional MBA or try a hybrid program? Are you a good candidate for an MBA or an MBA for Executives? The answer to these questions depends largely on your background, preferences and objectives.
Guy Bentley, CEO of Glion Institute of Higher Education takes a look at the current state of the hospitality industry and shares his views on predicted 2016 industry trends. Travel & tourism industry forecast The worldwide travel & tourism industry continued to see strong growth throughout 2015 and international tourist arrivals are predicted to grow by 3-4% per year and reach 1.8 billion in 2030, according to the UNWTO report.