University College of Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts Sant Pol de Mar

University College of Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts Sant Pol de Mar

EUHT StPOL was founded in 1966 and has been a pioneer among hospitality schools in Europe by introducing its own HOTEL SCHOOL which hosts real guests. Our educational philosophy is based on learning by doing: the students gain hands-on experience from 1st day in different departments of the Hotel-School. This experience inspires students to begin an exciting career to become hospitality leaders.

Top reasons to study here

  • #1 in Spain and #24 worldwide by QS World University Rankings in Hospitality & Leisure Management.
  • From the very beginning of your studies, EUHT StPOL works on developing a personalized career plan for each of you.
  • Hotel School of Distinction member and its extensive network, provide us preference and direct contact with more than 400 luxury hotels chains around the world.

Master's Programmes

Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (3)
Business & Management (2)



Established in 1966, EUHT StPOL is the pioneer University Hotel School in Europe with its own training hotel open to the public. Its campus, located in front of the Mediterranean Sea, receives every year about 250 students from more than 40 nationalities.


Programs are currently offered:

  • Bachelor's degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management- Spanish Version
  • Master in Hospitality Management
  • Master in Culinary Arts and Kitchen Management


Every year EUHT StPOL celebrates the Professional Development Days (PDD) , an event where Human Resources representatives of the most important hotel chains and restaurant come to recruit our graduated students.  

The main goal of the PDD is to obtain a job through a previous internship period. 100 % of students attending the PDD get an internship.

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Housing services

Our Students Residence is located in our Hotel School (Hotel Gran Sol).

Pptions for accommodation:

  • Single room with daily meals included.
  • Shared room with daily meals included.

Student Life

Campus life

EUHT StPOL campus is located on the coastline of Sant Pol de Mar, a quiet environment surrounded by nature. 

Between lectures and study sessions, you’ll be able to experience the local Mediterranean cuisine, enjoy the golden coastline, and go sightseeing. The city of Barcelona is only a 30-minute drive away as well – a trip that many students frequently take at weekends.

Students have nearby facilities such as gyms, swimming pool, yacht club, shopping and nice beaches.


  • #1 in Spain and  #24 Worldwide in Hospitality & Leisure Management by QS World University Rankings.
  • 9 Michelin stars belong to seven chefs that are EUHT StPOL Alumni.
  • Hotel Schools of Distinction (HSD) Founding Member
  • EUHOFA member.

Student Reviews

I am not able to explain about my student life with words just You can feel it by your got feeling) It was really amazing time!
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Honestly, it is the best Foundation course for foreign University . I have learnt a lot of information about education of abroad. It is beneficial for my future study and I gain futher knowledge which I do not know while getting experience at this Foundation year !

EUHT sant pol experience
Lea Madani rated 4 out of 5 stars

Enrolling in the Master's program of EUHT sant pol in Culinary arts and Kitchen Managenent provided me the knowledge and capabilities of creating and developing my ideas for a culinary business at multiple levels. In addition to culinary skills, the program introduces you to the real business world by highlighting the administrative and financial sector of the business. My...

Sant Pol de Mar, Catalonia, Spain

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