Glion Institute of Higher Education



Founded in 1962, we are firmly established among the world’s finest education institutions specializing in hospitality and luxury management.


Our academic programs are the true essence of Glion Excellence.


Our Career & Internship service gives you a priceless advantage in a competitive employment market. With access to more than 4,000 industry partners across multiple sectors, plus highly personalized career support and the power of the Glion name on your resume, you’ll be able to take the first steps in your career journey by being accepted to management training programs and direct-entry positions.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2021

GSSA 2021

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Student Life

Campus life

  • Glion campus is both our flagship and practical learning center. The campus is nestled in the hills above Montreux, offering spectacular views of Lake Geneva and the Alps. In this boutique hotel environment, you will experience the most sophisticated, cutting edge elements of hospitality and fine dining.
  • Our London campus is located in Downshire House, in the grounds of the University of Roehampton (UoR).


  • Glion Institute of Higher Education is accredited at university level by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE). This means Glion is allowed to deliver its own undergraduate and graduate awards.

  • Accreditation by NECHE is not partial, it applies to the institution as a whole. As such, this recognition is not a guarantee of every course or program offered, or the competence of individual graduates. However, accreditation provides reasonable assurance about the quality of services and opportunities available to students who attend the institution.

Student Reviews

An outstanding Eta Sigma Delta student from GIHE seeking to continue his studies
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Overall, the program was useful and interesting, but it was too expensive and to some extent it was not worth the tuition fess. However, the networking and experience gained from this study is invaluable

One of the best experiences
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

During this master's program, we got to experience the different sides of the world of luxury from professionals in the work field, as well as experienced professors, who passed on their knowledge over the years in this industry to all of us in our class. Glion offered us the perfect atmosphere and commodities in order to go through the right experience within our studies.

Glion the best school for hospitality
Provided by ESN rated 5 out of 5 stars

Diversity and multicultural. Secure networking will help students after graduation achieves the goal also guide them to success. Overall, Glion is a fantastic school for a student who wants to explore the hospitality industry.

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