Bachelor’s in International Hospitality Business – direct entry

We offer a variety of direct entry options for you to transfer to our Bachelor’s degree program.

You can earn direct entry into your second year of study, bypassing semesters 1 and 2, if you have verified work experience in hospitality that is equivalent to our first-year curriculum.

Subject to your academic and/or professional experience, you can also join our program in semesters 4 or 6.

In all cases you will earn full BBA graduate status upon successful completion of your studies.

Why transfer to Glion?

  • Join an institution ranked in the global Top 3 for Hospitality and Leisure Management education and employer reputation (QS World University Rankings 2021)
  • Benefit from small class sizes, 35 students in average with a staff-to-staff student ratio of 1 to 5
  • Sample student life in Switzerland, London and Marbella with your flexible campus exchange options
  • Tailor your degree to your career ambitions, by choosing between final semester specializations in Luxury Brand Strategy, International Hotel Development and Finance or International Event Management
  • Receive highly personalized career support from dedicated teams based on each campus
  • Upon graduation, join more than 15,000 Glion Alumni worldwide – one of the strongest global networks in hospitality and beyond
  • Learn from expert faculty comprising 82% PhD/Master’s qualified lecturers

Transfer options at a glance

We offer transfers to our BBA in International Hospitality Business at the following entry points:

 

Semester 3

This is the first academic semester at Glion, which follows the Practical Arts semester and first professional internship. From here, you will complete four academic semesters, plus a professional internship, to earn your Bachelor’s degree.

Semester 4

By joining us in semester 4, you will complete three academic semesters, plus a professional internship, to earn your Bachelor’s degree.

Semester 6

With the appropriate academic credits and professional experience, you can join us for the final two academic semesters of the BBA program, enabling you to undertake your choice of career-focused final semester specializations.

Transfer options at a glance

We offer transfers to our BBA in International Hospitality Business at the following entry points:

 

Semester 3

Semester 4

Semester 6

How to prepare for your direct entry evaluation

To apply for direct entry, you will need to supply us with:

  1. An updated CV in English
  2. High school diploma or equivalent
  3. Transcripts from previous studies and/or degree: an official copy of all the transcripts (past semesters and current semester) from the institution the student attended, clearly indicating the number of credits earned
  4. Internship certificate or work contract
  5. English language certificate (if you are not studying in English since the past 2 years)

Apply for a transfer

To apply for a transfer get in touch with us by completing the form below and a member of our admissions team will be in touch to discuss your application.