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.


i-graduate 2018 Ranking

César Ritz Colleges Switzerland Ranked #1 Hotel School Overall Worldwide

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Hospitality Management Programmes


Bachelor of Arts

in Hospitality Business Management 

A 3-year Swiss César Ritz Colleges and Washington State University degree, includes 2 internships, a multi-campus experience and an international business plan competition.


MSc in hospitality management

Master of Arts

in Entrepreneurship for the Global Hospitality and Tourism Industry

An intensive degree to teach graduates how to launch and maintain a sustainable and profitable business in today's challenging global environment (with University of Derby).


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 hotel management 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.

Hotel school graduates at work!

Latest News


Barista on a Bike

Love coffee, will travel.


Pairing wine with virtual reality

Lecturer Anastasiia Burakovskikh brings experiential learning to the next level using Virtual Reality in her Wine & Beverage classroom.

CRCS I-Graduate 2018 Ranking

César Ritz Colleges Switzerland Ranked #1 Hotel School Overall Worldwide

Brig campus comes out on top in the categories of Overall Average which includes Learning, Living and Student Support.

International Research Conference in hotel management school

2019 International Research Conference

Exploring shared values of hospitality across other industries.

Brig, 27 May 27 2019...