HIM- Hotel Institute Montreux
He stands for Hotel InstituteMontreux and is a college with a combination of Swiss and American education in the field of business. Specialization via connections with industries gives students an understanding of the business world. And they are even more valuable when Northwood University, our partner university from the United States polishes their management skills.
The campus is not only located in Montreux, but it is close by transit and Lake Geneva, allowing for plentiful opportunities to enjoy. The campus also has Hotel Europe close by, in which the main classrooms and faculty offices are hosted. Hotel Miramonte is also near and is for final year Bachelor and Master students to experience a practical environment. The meals and accommodations are catered to students’ needs to ensure they are comfortable. Brunch is offered from Monday to Friday while Dinner is on weekends. There are places to choose from including Garden Cafe, Gate 85, and One5.
The internship experience provides knowledge on how to effectively function as a manager of an organization. A four-to-six-month internship can help accomplish this goal by building leadership skills, understanding, and speaking skills.
Placement and Recruitment
The college calls in 200 international companies to attend each year, allowing students to network, attend sessions with speakers who give loads of knowledge and communicate as much as they want. This forum takes place 2 times a year, in March and October both times in Montreux. To be interviewed and recruited, you need to attend career presentations that enlighten you with information and meet industry representatives. Some of the interviewers include The Bürgenstock Selection, Sandals Resorts International, Palladium Hotels & Resorts.