IMI International Management Institute in Switzerland is a unique, private, hospitality school founded in 1991. Our International Hospitality courses in Hotel, Event and Tourism management at the undergraduate level, are all validated by Manchester Metropolitan University in the UK. Our prestigious MBA in International Hospitality Management is also validated by Manchester Met. and is designed for those aiming for senior management positions within the industry. At postgraduate level, we also offer our IMI Luzern MBA which allows you to specialise in Swiss Hotel Management Operations or Luxury Brands and Services Management. We have deliberately remained small, with a maximum of 220 students per semester. This way our students can be assured of a highly personalised and individual approach to their learning. All programmes are in English, but you have the option to learn French or German as a second language. A qualification from IMI is a stamp of excellence on any CV and will ensure that you are top of the pile for those first important interviews. The study takes place at our picturesque campus surrounded by the mountains and lakes of Switzerland. Students are minutes away from the historical city of Luzern with its many shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. The combination of quality academic teaching, Swiss practical training, excellent industry contacts and breathtaking scenery are a recipe for success. Our graduates can be found in Senior Management positions all around the globe. Their success shows that to reach the top it pays to start at the top!

Programmes taught in:
  • English

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IMI International Management Institute Switzerland

An MSc programme focusing on the hospitality and events industries and offering professional placements for those lacking work experience. ... [+]

This MSc programme, offered by IMI, is suitable for those with a Bachelor’s degree qualification but limited work experience. Focusing on key strategic management skills in the hospitality and events industries, the programme offers a broad insight into operational management, planning and strategy within the international arena.

Requirements for Admission:

Bachelor's degree in any discipline English proficiency: 6.0 IELTS or equivalent

Entry Dates:

There are two intakes per year - February and August.

Switzerland Lucerne
February 2020
Full time
1 - 2 years
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IMI International Management Institute Switzerland Seeacherweg 1
6047 Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
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