experience and innovation in Hospitality Management Education.
Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL)
125 years of leadership
Graduates of 140 nationalities
EHL’s alumni network is the largest and most socially active network of any hospitality management school in the world.
Ηigh levels of employability
97% of EHL graduates are directly recruited in relevant sections of the Tourism labour market.
EHL’s student lab restaurant “Le Berceau de Sens” has received a Michelin star.
In 1893, Jacques Tschumi, an influential member of the Society of Swiss Hoteliers, championed the creation of a school oriented to train professional hotel staff. EHL became internationally recognized in the hotel industry.
Εcole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) is the worldwide reference in Hospitality Management Education. After 125 years of experience as a leader, it is still indisputably the world’s best hospitality management school. Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, in the heart of Europe, the institution is rooted in the Swiss sense of hospitality and embodies the country’s values of excellence and quality. EHL’s alumni network – a community of more than 25.000 industry leaders – is the largest, most professionally experienced and socially active network of any hospitality management school in the world
Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) Swiss Diplomas
Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne collaborates with Metropolitan College and, for the first time in Greece, provides the globally recognized tourism educational program VET by EHL. This cooperation between the world’s 1st Hospitality School (according to QS World University Ranking 2022) and the leading Greek College in private tertiary is set to offer high level educational experience based on the excellence of the Swiss hospitality tradition. Through this significant collaboration, Faculty of Tourism, multi times awarded as “Best Hotel Education Provider”, covers the whole range of tourism training in Greece.
Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne [VET BY EHL] professional training programmes
EHL Group offers a variety of university-level programs of study in the hospitality sector, as well as professional and vocational programs. The VET by EHL program provides the best globally Vocational Education & Training for the hospitality industry and holds a leading position in the training of successful hospitality professionals worldwide, with extensive opportunities of international careers.
The VET by EHL program provides the best globally Vocational Education & Training for the hospitality industry and holds a leading position in the training of successful hospitality professionals worldwide, with extensive opportunities of international careers. The programmes combine the experience and the philosophy of the Swiss hospitality tradition and give access to a high quality educational content, to internationally recognized diplomas, as well as to the renowned EHL’s alumni network.
VET by EHL offers courses of 4 distinct and up to date streams including a wide range of operation and organization skills inside the hotel units, meeting the modern needs of the hospitality industry for advanced professional skills: Hotel Administration Diploma, Service Professional Diploma, Rooms Professional Diploma and Kitchen Professional Diploma. The successful completion of each course leads to the three Certificates of different levels (Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced) and one Professional Diploma.