18 months
18000 EUR/year
18000 EUR/year
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Benefiting from the faculty and industry experts of Institut Paul Bocuse and emlyon business school, the International Hospitality Management program from Emlyon Business School provides you with a solid foundation in general management as well as specialist knowledge in new venture creation, lifestyle hospitality management, brand design, and innovation management. 

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To help you master the complexity of hospitality-based business models, you will benefit from a series of adapted elective courses. Students who want to discover intensively the hospitality world will attend courses with more introductory content in an “accelerated track". Students with some hospitality professional experience and hospitality diplomas will follow the “advanced track". 

The International Hospitality Management program from Emlyon Business School utilizes cutting edge project-based learning pedagogy supported by courses and modules delivered by world-class academics and top industry professionals. In addition, we bring in specialist partners from other domains representing design, fashion, and the arts through conferences and coaching. Students must balance the ingenuity and attractiveness of their conceptions with real world constraints and a constant focus on profitability. Their work is supported by rigorous business planning, strategic thinking, market analytics, resource assessment, and operations management.

Career information

As an MSc in Hospitality Management graduate, we guarantee that you will be qualified to:

  • Ascend (with experience and maturity) to the highest positions in lodging, foodservice, meetings and events, or related general management
  • Specialize in a particular industry function: marketing and sales, human resources management, accounting and finance, operations management, strategic management, etc.
  • Fill a post within a property or regional or corporate office of a multinational enterprise
  • Start a small or medium enterprise or take over a family concern
  • Pursue a career in operational or financial consulting, hospitality design, asset management, brokerage, banking or related services focused on the hospitality industry
  • Fulfill the hospitality function in a non-hospitality industry or use related hospitality and business skills to advantage in a service sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • French Gastronomy and Culture
  • Hospitality Traditions & Culture- Kitchen Basics & Gastronomic History
  • Hospitality industry - Food and Beverage Management
  • Lodging Management- Meetings & Events Management
  • Hospitality Marketing
  • Interpreting Hospitality Financial
  • Meetings & Events Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Students holding one of the following degrees can apply:

  • A Bologne compliant Bachelor's degree from a non-French institution
  • A validated Master 1 degree or Bachelor's degree equivalent to Bac+4 is required for those who are holding a degree from a French institution

Mandatory documents (all the documents provided need to be in English or French (except passport and identity card):

  • A resume
  • A copy of an official valid identity card or passport
  • A certified copy of your most recent academic degree
  • An enrollment certificate / A certificate of attendance for graduating students
  • A certified copy of your transcripts from the first year of your undergraduate education until now

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27000 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    18000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27000 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Lyon

891 - 1300 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



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