Where Hospitality meets Business

Focused on hospitality, tourism, business and hotel management.
César Ritz Colleges Switzerland: Your hotel school

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César Ritz Colleges Switzerland
Learn from the pioneer of luxury hospitality

Hospitality, tourism and business on 3 campuses in Switzerland: César Ritz Colleges is inspired by the pioneer of luxury hotels, Mr César Ritz.

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César Ritz Colleges Switzerland
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From Bachelor degree to Master programmes, all your hotel management studies in Switzerland with César Ritz Colleges! Based in Le Bouveret, Lucerne and Brig, right in the heart of Europe.

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Hotel management graduates hold prestigious jobs and positions around the globe. Our school will kick-start your successful career!

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César Ritz Colleges Switzerland
Learn From the Pioneer of Luxury Hospitality

Swiss hospitality traditions combined with a top business management education; this is your life as a student of César Ritz Colleges.

César Ritz Colleges Switzerland

Who are we?

Where hospitality meets business!

With 3 campuses, 2 university validations and 1 challenging, international business plan competition, César Ritz Colleges students benefit from the best of both worlds: a learning environment steeped in Ritz heritage and Swiss hospitality traditions combined with a top business management education.



hotel management

Bachelor's Degree

BIB in Hotel and Tourism Management/BA in Hospitality Business Management 

A 3-year degree, in partnership with Washington State University, includes 2 internships, a multi-campus experience and an international business plan competition.

MIB hotel management

MIB/Master of Arts

in International Business and Tourism Management 


Validated by the University of Derby, embark on the next stage of your career thanks to this challenging degree based up at our Brig campus. 

MSc in hospitality management

MIB/Master of Science

in International Hospitality Management


An academically rigourous programme, validated by University of Derby, also serves as an excellent foundation for future PhD candidates.


Visit our campuses

Hotel school in Switzerland - César Ritz Colleges Switzerland

Le Bouveret

The campus is situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, with stunning views across the Swiss Alps.​

Hotel school in Lucerne - César Ritz Colleges Switzerland


The campus is located in a magnificent former hotel in the heart of the city centre offering the best of both worlds. 

Hotel management school in Switzerland - César Ritz Colleges Switzerland


At the foot of the Matterhorn, the César Ritz Brig Campus is near the famous ski resorts of Zermatt and Saas-Fee.​

Swiss hotel schools graduates jobs and career

Graduate profiles

Many of our graduates hold prestigious positions in a variety of industries around the globe. Be inspired! Read some of the stories of our successful alumni to inspire you with your career.

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Latest news

International Research Conference: sustainable hospitality and tourism

Together we IMAGINE, DESIGN & ACT for Sustainable Hospitality and Tourism

For the third consecutive year, César Ritz Colleges Brig campus organized the International Research Conference.

Students in Culinary Arts

César Ritz Colleges Switzerland unveils new culinary centre in Lucerne

Inauguration ceremony was marked in the presence of two renowned chefs – Anton Mosimann OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) and Chumpol Ja...

From Brig to Bosnia: César Ritz Colleges donates classroom furniture

From Brig to Bosnia: César Ritz Colleges donates classroom furniture

Brig campus donates used classroom furniture to elementary school in Rainci Gornji, Bosnia and Herzegovina.


2017 International Research Conference

Together we imagine, design and act for sustainable hospitality and tourism