The Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland offers a unique experience - our graduates will not only master the art of cooking, but will also acquire the tools and know-how to make their dream of becoming an entrepreneur in the world of culinary arts come true.

Top reasons to study here

  • Students of Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland benefit from our established partnerships with industry leaders and accreditations from various academic bodies.
  • The Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland offers state-of-the-art kitchens and multiple professional partnerships with industry pioneers.
  • Your career is our priority! - As creators of opportunities, we encourage wise career decisions and tailors their service to each student’s uniqueness.​

Master's Programmes

About

Education

Our graduates acquire the tools and know-how to bring their dream of being an entrepreneur in the world of culinary arts to life. We offer the perfect blend of entrepreneurship and culinary skills to create your ideal education.

Career

Encompassing 3 main roles, our Swiss Education Group Career Services department works hand-in-hand with each school to offer all students a 5-star service. To do this, we have established our 3 pillars:

  • To EMPOWER our students’ career development by providing them with the tools to be successful
  • To ENHANCE the quality of each student’s search with tailored career opportunities
  • To ENGAGE with members of our community (students, parents, faculty, alumni, corporate partners) to nurture key relationships​

Services

Student services

Student Services

When you join our hotel school, you will become a part of a bigger family. Whether you find yourself far from home for the first time, or if you need a bit of friendly academic advice, we make sure there is always someone you can talk to.​

  • Academic Office - Assists students with any administrative issues related to academics: study attestations, records of achievement, diplomas, class schedules, module exemptions
  • Administrative Office - Available for questions regarding students visas, resident permits, invoices and other enrolment information.

Housing services

All student accommodation is designed to offer students the comfort and privacy needed for study or to simply relax. Bedrooms are spacious, modern and comfortable; all are non-smoking. Rooms are located both in the main school building overlooking the lake and in the adjacent Bellevue building set among the trees.

ICT services

Computer Room - Accessible to students outside of class hours.

Medical services

The school provides students with health care coverage (including the daily cost of hospitalization in a shared room) and for corporal accident both on and off school premises in Switzerland and abroad. In case of accident or illness, students should first contact the reception or the student counselor who will organize further action. 

Student Life

Campus life

  • Le Bouveret campus is home for our Bachelor students during their 3-year studies. Based on Lake Geneva and an hour from Geneva Airport, this beautiful, scenic location is also home to the Mosimann Collection.
  • Lucerne campus, a 45 minute drive from Zurich airport, is home to our Master's students as well as those undertaking in our Swiss Pastry and Chocolate Arts Specialisation. 

Sports facilities

The Sports and Leisure Coordinator and the Student Ambassador Forum organise various activities throughout the year, such as:

  • Ski trips to nearby world-class ski resorts with ski instructors if need
  • Snowshoe trips in the winter
  • Sport Days
  • Paintball, bungee jumping and many other fun activities

Student clubs

The aim of the Student Ambassador Forum is to represent the entire student body. The committee strives to offer students a diverse, unique and unforgettable college experience by:

  • Developing the student activities calendar every term
  • Organising extracurricular activities
  • Helping students solve communal and personal problems
  • Promoting a positive, tolerant and multicultural school environment

Accreditation

All graduates of the BA in Culinary Arts can receive a federally recognized from  University of Derby. Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland holds accreditation in Switzerland with EduQua. The main accrediting body for all training institutes in Switzerland.

Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland holds international accreditation with THE-ICE (International Center of Excellence for Tourism and Hospitality Education).