You’ve sent in a stellar CV and secured an interview - congratulations! Exciting as this may be, the hardest is yet to come. We’ve compiled a handful of tips that will make you stand out from the other candidates, avoid classic interview mistakes, and secure that position.Read more
This culinary arts graduate was introduced to the world of culinary arts at B.H.M.S. and honed his skills in some of Switzerland's finest restaurants and hotels, turning his passion into a successful career.Read more
If her internships gave her valuable professonal experience, it was learning how to overcome challenges that equipped this graduate with the can-do attitude that allows her to succeed today.Read more
Beyond book knowledge and work experience, it was through relationships that this graduate learned and grew the most during his time at B.H.M.S.Read more
As Director of Marketing, this graduate continues to apply the skills and embrace the values that she learned as an MBA student at B.H.M.S.Read more
As this alumnus discovered, not only do internships equip you with industry knowledge and skills, they teach you to step outside of your comfort zone.Read more
It was the perfect mix of theory and practice, set in the fairy-tale setting of Lucerne that convinced this graduate to study hospitality at B.H.M.S.Read more
Karen Luna is the Assistant Director of Marketing at Marriott International in Dubai. Discover how her MBA at B.H.M.S. has opened up a world of possibilities.Read more
Wallace Wong left home for the first time at the age of 17 to study at B.H.M.S. He soon discovered the challenges and opportunities of living and working in an environment with people from all over the globe.Read more
Chef Daniel Biro reflects on how he has made his dreams come true despite the twists and turns that life has thrown him.Read more
How can B.H.M.S. best meet the educational needs of students from China? This question lay at the heart of President and CEO Heinrich Meister’s visit during a three-week tour across 12 countries to strengthen ties with our partners.Read more
The end of August marked the return of our students to Lucerne after a well-deserved summer term break. It also saw a new influx of energy as 91 students from around the globe walked through our doors for the very first time, ready to embark on a new, important chapter in their lives.Read more
Mario Marino Céspedes, B.H.M.S. graduate and current Assistant Director of Finance and Accounting at the St Regis Bal Harbour Hotel in Miami, shares his top tips for uncovering your potential and setting yourself on the path to a successful career.Read more
Commemorating 60 years of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Korea and Switzerland, the Korean Embassy hosted a Kimchi workshop for hospitality and culinary students on our Lakeside campus.Read more
B.H.M.S. graduate Anh Nguyen Thao is a well-loved lecturer at Hanoi University in Vietnam, where she teaches hospitality. From studying German to doing her MBA in Switzerland to finally teaching the next generation, her path has been unconventional, but one thing seems clear: she was destined to end up in the hospitality industry.Read more
B.H.M.S. Business and Hotel Management School Awarded Five Stars by QS Stars Rating, Joining Prestigious Ranks of Top Hospitality Institutions.Read more
Follow the journey of Yu, a recent graduate of Global Business Management, as she embarks on a six-month fully paid internship at the world-renowned Longines. Discover the thrill of being a sales trainee in one of the world's most prestigious luxury watch brands. Join her on this incredible journey and witness the growth of a young professional in the making.… Read more
Discover why leading Swiss hotel managers praise B.H.M.S. students for their exceptional performance and training. From hands-on experience to industry partnerships, B.H.M.S. sets the standard for hospitality education. Find out how B.H.M.S. graduates are landing top positions at prestigious hotels worldwide!Read more
B.H.M.S. Business & Hotel Management School has once again been ranked among the best in the world, securing the top spot in the 2023 QS Employer Reputation Worldwide ranking. Our commitment to providing high-quality education and training has been recognized, and our graduates are highly sought-after by industry leaders. Join us and take the first step towards a…Read more
Are you ready to meet the world's top young chefs? Look no further than the Young Chef Olympiad, an international competition that celebrates the best of the culinary world's up-and-coming talent.Read more
We are honored to sign a new MOU with UFE - the University of Finance and Economics of Mongolia.Read more
B.H.M.S. and Shandong Tricolor Hotel Management Corporation Ltd. have celebrated the establishment of the Oversea Training Base of BHMS at TAIAN Tricolor Hotel.Read more
Recently, we've participated in the Swiss education events organized by IAE and GEA who are our major business partners in China.Read more
COVID 19 - No restrictions anymore in Switzerland!Read more
On October 25th, our team in China held a total of 16 seminars...Read more
B.H.M.S. signed today a new partnership between BHMS Switzerland and Kalbis Institute Indonesia.Read more
TCIS International Boarding School in South Korea is hosting a special event for its international final year students.Read more
Chandigarh Group of Colleges hosts a Hospitality and Business student event online.Read more
Cairo, Egypt – Swiss hotel management school B.H.M.S signed an agreement with the Badr University in Cairo (BUC) this afternoon for vocational skills transfer in the hospitality sector. This agreement was facilitated by rainbow unlimited, a business development partner to B.H.M.S.Read more
The Career Days event is hosted by B.H.M.S. twice a year. The event which takes place at the B.H.M.S. City Campus in Lucerne welcomes some of the most prestigious international Hospitality companies. Their representatives have the opportunity to meet our students, present their company brand and offer a large variety of internship and full time positions.… Read more
From our modest beginnings in 1998 to the present day, B.H.M.S., Business and Hotel Management School, affirmed life-changing Hospitality education, and every year the graduation ceremony is a remarkable event which students work so hard for a long time to be part of.Read more
One of the most fundamental factors to consider while choosing an institution is employability after graduation. In fact, 90 % of B.H.M.S. graduates get a job placement offer. Having experience related to the hospitality industry will not only benefit graduates striving to succeed in major hotel chains but will also build a foundation of extremely important…Read more
B.H.M.S. is the doorway to a brighter future for hundreds of students from all around the world. But in order to have the opportunity to get to know B.H.M.S., a growing network of international partners become the link between international students and the college.Read more
Finding a job can be a great challenge, especially due to the lack of work experience.
That’s why internships are an essential bridge into the working world for college students who consider obtaining valuable work experience and wish to gain some money during their study journey.
Switzerland may be famous for the majestic mountain views, the prestigious brands, watches, cheese, banks and chocolate, however, it is also recognized as one of the best countries to study abroad in Europe! In a recent ranking released by the higher education search portal educations.com, Switzerland was ranked in the third place of the top 10 study abroad countries…Read more
In a worldwide survey of the world’s top Hospitality Management universities, B.H.M.S. and its accreditation partner Robert Gordon University (RGU) in Aberdeen, managed to be among the best educational institutes providing high quality studies in Hospitality Management to students from all around the globe.Read more
B.H.M.S. took part at the Young Chef Olympiad, for the first time, in its 5th edition this year which was held in India from 28th January to 2nd February.Read more
Our students truly value the friendships that they acquire while studying in Switzerland. Three of our soon-to-be Bachelor Degree graduates from Switzerland, Germany and Denmark have kindly shared with us an incredible story of how they met and experienced a beautiful friendship thanks to B.H.M.S..Read more
B.H.M.S. is proud to announce the signing of a formal partnership agreement with Rainbow Unlimited on Tuesday 15 January 2019. Rainbow Unlimited is a Swiss company specialized in introducing, promoting and facilitating business links between Switzerland and Africa.Read more
As it happens in every intake, to celebrate the start of a new term and to welcome the new students, B.H.M.S. holds a traditional Orientation Day and a Welcome Dinner at the City Campus.Read more
On November 25th, an Information Session about B.H.M.S. and an Introduction to the Hospitality Industry was successfully held at the Shangri–La Hotel in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.Read more
B.H.M.S. is proud of the success of Chef Shaun Leonard and the Cercle des Chef de Cuisine Lucerne (CCCL) as they won their third gold medal in a row at the Culinary World Cup and finished at an overall 2nd place out of 42 teams in the Culinary World Cup ‘EXPOGAST’ 2018 in Luxembourg.Read more
Our alumna Ms. Lidia Nepomnyashchaya studied at BHMS for 3 years and graduated with a Bachelor Degree in 2014.
Now, she shared with us her career path starting from her studies at B.H.M.S. until her current job at the iconic Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi.
Interning abroad is a chance to develop global and professional skill sets, get academic credit, and live in a new country.
Mr. Renjian Tan, a B.H.M.S. student, completed his final industry training at the earthly paradise of Maldives and shared his experience with us...
Becoming a top chef is not for the faint-hearted. It takes a combination of talent, learning and stamina to get you there. However, if you value creativity and the opportunity to work with food at highest levels, then the effort is truly worth it.
But where do you start with chef career planning – where should you go next?
Following the success of last year’s Career Days, the Internship and Placement Office at BHMS had organized the event once again in 2018. This year the event has been prolonged with numerous workshops during the months of September and October. The event's agenda included informative workshops and personal recruitment interviews.Read more
If you are looking for studies abroad and would like to pursue an international career, you should consider studying Hospitality & Hotel Management. The service industry, whose Hospitality is part of, is diverse, and includes many sectors such as banking, real estate, finance, insurance, marketing, and luxury. In fact, a growing percentage of graduates in Hospitality &…Read more
A recent survey reported in the FinancialTimes revealed the five skills rated as most important on graduates by leading employers.Soft Skills are at the top of this list and they are vital not just for the hospitality industry.Read more
The third and final year at the B.H.M.S. Culinary Academy, leading to a Bachelor Degree in Culinary Arts, builds on students’ existing culinary competencies and experience to deepen and hone practical, leadership and business skills. Before the students can progress to their final industry placement and graduate positions, they have to do a final assessment and…Read more
Mr. Stergios Migkas from Greece has a dream to pursue a career in the Hospitality Industry. He decided to study Hospitality management at B.H.M.S. in Switzerland and discover the breadth of career paths the industry offers.
Read more about his internship experience in the Caribbean...
Are you wondering what student life is like at B.H.M.S. in Switzerland?
We heard you! Many people sent their questions on our Instagram profile and 4 of our students took their time to answer them.
Check some of the most frequently asked questions answered by : Amir Hashmi, Daniel Lajos Biro, Jean-Loic and Stefan Corbie.
As part of their study journey, our students from the Bachelor in Culinary Arts enjoyed participating at an amazing event, the B.H.M.S. Culinary Academy Gold Cup Competition!
Our students put their knowledge and understanding of food to test and push their ability to experiment at all levels, especially in the pairing of food in a creative way.
The Summer Program at B.H.M.S. is an opportunity to provide an introduction to hospitality and business management studies and allow students to develop an insight into higher education and career opportunities in these fields. Besides, it’s a great experience for the students to feel what the life in Switzerland is like.Read more
Nowadays, cooking is not just simply using a pan with fire or roasting in the oven anymore. Chefs around the globe have been tirelessly incorporating new and interesting cooking methods into the world of cooking. In the 21st century, food has become culinary art.Read more
On June 23rd, an Information Session about B.H.M.S. and the Hospitality Industry was successfully held at the Grand Hilton Hotel in Seoul.Two hundred and forty people attended this event.Read more
On June 20th, B.H.M.S. celebrated a new class of graduates at the Schweizerhof, a traditional 5-star hotel located right in the Old Town of Lucerne, with a ceremony gathering 80 students from different nationalities.Read more
Students from the last year's Bachelor Degree in Culinary Arts at B.H.M.S., always take part in different projects, workshops and practical experiences in order to enhance their knowledge and practical skills. Taking over a restaurant in Lucerne is one of these projects.Read more
B.H.M.S. participated for second time in the “The Future Chef Contest" which is an annual student Culinary Competition similar to the MasterChef in Asia.Read more
B.H.M.S.’ Hotel/Hospitality and Global/Business programs offer students the opportunity to learn how to become successful managers in this dynamic and growing field and acquire a global skill-set that is transferable to many other industries.Read more
Humairaa Hamid from Malaysia, had passion for Culinary Arts. She chose the B.H.M.S. Culinary Academy to fulfill her dream and obtain a career in the Culinary world. Read Humairaa’s testimonial and learn how she decided to travel to Switzerland and study Culinary Arts at B.H.M.S. ...Read more
B.H.M.S. created five M.Sc./MBA degrees according to your interests and needs. These new degrees are designed to enable graduates, or those wishing to develop their career path, with the opportunity to enhance their hospitality and business knowledge and capabilities with a higher qualification which can accelerate their career progression.Read more
There is a plethora of reasons why B.H.M.S. is one of the best hospitality and business schools. B.H.M.S., Business and Hotel Management School, is located in Switzerland and it is the top hospitality and business management school in the city of Lucerne .Read more
B.H.M.S. was pleased to participate at an educational event in Bangkok, and we enjoyed surprising the students at the Thammasat University with our Culinary Truck offering sweet delicacies to everyone!Read more
Whether you are just getting ready to graduate from high school, or you are looking at a career change, hospitality management may be a career path to consider. Especially taking into consideration that the hospitality industry is growing steadily, getting a college degree in hospitality management will give you the skills needed to prepare you for the vast and…Read more
Stefan Corbie, from Trinidad and Tobago, came to Switzerland to study Culinary Arts. He chose the city of Lucerne and B.H.M.S., to build a foundation for his dream career and to become a Chef!
Read his testimonial about his experience completing a Bachelor Degree in Culinary Arts at B.H.M.S..
Since graduating from B.H.M.S. in 2016, Chef Tawatchai Ubonsaii from Thailand was very busy as he worked at Sheraton hotel, Grand Hyatt hotel and now at the Marriott Bangkok hotel as a sous chef. He participated in a commercial, represents the Marriott Hotel in events around India, and newspapers as well as magazines dedicate articles on him.Read more
Ray William Kumaat, a B.H.M.S. student from Indonesia, currently pursuing his dream by studying Culinary Arts at B.H.M.S., wants to be a part of the Swiss Arctic Project, in order to be able to share the true story about what is happening in the arctic and what people have to do about it.
B.H.M.S. is here to support this great initiative!
On February 17th a major world-scale event of the hospitality industry took place at the Intercontinental in Kiev Ukraine. 380 guests from 21 countries of Europe gathered in one place in order to identify future trends of the hospitality industry, and project its development for the next couple of years.
Mr. Magdy Attalla, a Regional Director of B.H.M.S., Business &…
Read about the Specialist Seminar in Spa, Beauty & Wellness Management, for the MSc students.Read more
Do you know that internships during the study period can benefit your future career?
Paid internships are part of the studies at B.H.M.S. and students for each academic year complete a 6-month industry training where they gain practical experience in the hospitality industry.
The 48th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting took place in the Swiss Alpine resort of Davos-Klosters from 23rd-26th January 2018 and the B.H.M.S. students had the opportunity to participate in this special annual event!Read more
B.H.M.S. was honoured to welcome at the City Campus the Professor Ghader Ghorbani, the Iranian Deputy Minister of Science & Technology.Read more
In January 2018 a new calendar year has begun and new challenges await B.H.M.S. and our students as well!
The exciting first intake of 2018 took place at B.H.M.S. and we had an amazing time all together, as many new students arrived at B.H.M.S. and attended a busy, informative but amazing orientation day!Read more
B.H.M.S. Switzerland will open its doors and the attendees will have the opportunity to receive a valuable insight about the courses offered at our institution and our high academic standards. They will also get to know the university facilities and learn of our great location in the beautiful city of Lucerne.Read more
During December, B.H.M.S. invited and hosted in Lucerne groups of agents from Asia,Russia, CIS and Iran.Read more
The iconic location of the Culture and Convention Center in Lucerne hosted the Master, Graduate Certificate, PGD, Bachelor and MBA graduates and we were pleased to watch them receiving their Diplomas and Degrees, a proof of their hard work during study time.Read more
As part of the seminar in Sport and Event Marketing, the students had the chance to witness, firsthand, the management of one of the biggest one-day sport events in Switzerland this year, and the most important football match for Switzerland: the World Cup Play-offs between Northern Ireland and Switzerland.Read more
Atharva College of Hotel Management & Catering Technology and B.H.M.S. Switzerland have begun an academic collaboration that was signed by the President of B.H.M.S. Mr. Heinrich Meister and the Executive President of the Atharva Group of Institutes Mr. Sunil Rane.Read more
A New Social Media Milestone for B.H.M.S. and a great reason to celebrate!
On Friday 10th of November 2017, we had the opportunity to celebrate with our students and staff the more than 100k followers on the B.H.M.S. Facebook page and the almost 10k on our Instagram account!Read more
Exceptional vistas, unique nature and even a rowing club, help the visitors relax to the greatest. This place is the Rotsee!
Next to the famous lake Lucerne, you can find the Rotsee which can be reached on foot within 10 minutes from the main B.H.M.S. campus and our students always enjoy their time there!
Every graduate’s goal is to become a skilled candidate by the end of the course in order to land a good job and start building a successful career, right?
You can be sure about it at B.H.M.S.! It is in our mission the commitment to the students’ professional development.
The Swiss Museum of Transport is the most popular Museum in Switzerland. Did you know it? As part of the excursions programs at B.H.M.S., our students will have the chance to visit it. There are more than 3,000 objects spread over an exhibition area of 20,000 square meters showcase the development of traffic on roads, by rail, on water, in the air and in space.… Read more
During October, B.H.M.S. is receiving visits from many important American companies interested in recruiting students from B.H.M.S.Read more
There is no other waterfall in Europe bigger than the Rheinfall ---> and this is a record!
A trip to the rock, a round trip in the river basin or a leisurely cruise to Rheinau are simple unforgettable experiences which visitors enjoy when they visit the Rhein Falls!
As part of the student activities, our students have the opportunity to enjoy the unique and fabulous…
When you decide to become a student at B.H.M.S., you will start a lifetime experience which includes living abroad and meeting people from all around the world! Read the text to understand how an international multicultural environment in the school is positive for your studies and career!Read more
The B.H.M.S. students enjoy their time in Switzerland and keep visiting the most beautiful and interesting places within the country.
The mountain Sonnenberg is famous for its fascinating, almost untouched nature, and the imposing panoramic view of the mountains, Lake Lucerne, Kriens and the greater Lucerne area!
Besides the core-content related to Hospitality Management, students at B.H.M.S. are exposed to relevant subjects that have an impact in the Travel Industry, and in the society as a whole.Read more
Lake Lucerne is fascinating due to its picturesque landscape and historical sites and a boat trip is a great way to enjoy the beautiful region at a slow pace.
Our students enjoy these boat trips with their peers, as there’s always something new to see and admire in these short cruises.
HOSCO has become a true community of passionate hospitality professionals and with B.H.M.S. being an official partner school Ms. Sophie Navaro (HOSCO Relations manager) came to Lucerne from Barcelona to support Simon Wellfare (B.H.M.S. Head of Career Services).Read more
As soon as they arrive in Switzerland, the B.H.M.S. students, apart from the high quality education they receive, they also have the opportunity to get to know Switzerland and explore most of its beauties.
Their first excursion is at the Mount Pilatus! But do you know what makes this place amazing?Read more
As most of the universities offer two or three intakes per year e.g. spring or summer and fall, B.H.M.S. gives you the opportunity to apply in one of its 8 enrolment intakes per year!Read more
At B.H.M.S. we encourage entrepreneurship through different approaches during the undergraduate and graduate programs.Read more about this.Read more
Elena Visentin, a B.H.M.S./RGU BA in Hospitality Management student, shared with us her overall experience from her studies at B.H.M.S. in Switzerland!Read more
Dr. Anthony Erb, B.H.M.S. International Dean and International Marketing Director, signed a partnership agreement with the Hong Kong Culinary Academy!Read more
Field trips are an important component of the study programs at B.H.M.S. They enrich the overall learning experience and broaden the knowledge acquired during the academic lessons.Read more
Liudmyla Anufrienko, a B.H.M.S./CityU MBA in Global Management graduate, shared with us her study and working experience at B.H.M.S. in Switzerland!Read more
B.H.M.S. Business & Hospitality Management School in Luzern appoints new Campus Director Beat. R.Wicki, effective from 01 November 2017.Read more
On 22nd June, B.H.M.S. had an important guest Mr. Patrick Guyot from the State Secretariat for Migration, which is part of the Federal Department of Justice and Police, Switzerland.The visit was successful both for the B.H.M.S. and for the representatives of the authoritiesRead more
Teodora Fones, a B.H.M.S./ Bachelor Degree in Global Management student, is currently completing her last paid internship training at the Sheraton Hotel in Zurich, Switzerland.
She shared with us her study and working experience at B.H.M.S. in Switzerland!Read more
At the end of the first semester of the MSc in International Hospitality, the students have the opportunity of taking part in one themed seminar to conclude the academic part of the course. The current M.S.c students have voted and chosen the specialized seminar focused on Luxury Brands and Services Management.Read more
Every course at B.H.M.S. provides an excellent opportunity to gain knowledge and working experience during the study period. Internships are key for building experience as a student while giving you the opportunity to achieve your own learning goals without the responsibilities of being a permanent employee.Read more
Studying at B.H.M.S. is an investment for your future! During this experience, you will be provided with an education that combines academics with professional development and real-life work experience. The successful outcome for our graduate students is an international career placement!Read more
B.H.M.S. is happy to announce a new partnership with the Ton Duc Thang University - Vietnam!
The senior management team of the university visited Switzerland and B.H.M.S. last week in order to sign a memorandum of understanding with Mr. Heinrich Meister, President of B.H.M.S. and the Benedict Education Group.
This month, the students of the MSc in International Hospitality Business Management participated in a Specialist Seminar focused on Luxury Brands and Services Management.It’s a 3-day seminar in which the participants were introduced to the Luxury sector to learn Branding principles, key elements and techniques, as well as, to accumulate the necessary Marketing and…Read more
Accreditation is always a factor to take into account when it comes to choosing the institution where to study a Bachelor or a Master's Degree.
B.H.M.S., as an authorized post-secondary educational institution in the city of Lucerne in Switzerland, is certified by various institutions of higher learning worldwide!
After two weeks of term break, some students returned to B.H.M.S. for one more academic term, and together with them, new students arrived to start their study journey.Read more
The field of Culinary Arts offers extensive career opportunities in an exciting and challenging profession, since the possibilities in the culinary arts field are endless and employment opportunities can be obtained all around the globe.Read more
These days, having a Bachelor Degree is not enough anymore. Probably, you have already heard a lot about soft skills, and that's not a surprise, since more and more employers are seeking these interpersonal skills in job candidates, preferring to employ those who showcase them. But do you know what they mean, and how a course in Hospitality can help you to develop…Read more
Switzerland is a country of natural wonders, with numerous lakes, historical cities, idyllic landscapes and the Alps, but it is also a great destination for those interested in higher education. See some reasons why you should consider Switzerland to study abroad!Read more