Professional Development Diploma in International Hospitality Management

Professional Development Diploma in International Hospitality Management

Les Roches International School of Hotel Management
Sierre, Switzerland

Price upon request

Course overview

A comprehensive foundation in hospitality business management for professionals Our PDD features bespoke academic content, a hospitality-focused field trip plus a 6-month professional internship. This program also provides the perfect springboard to our flagship MBA program.

What you will learn

Available in Switzerland, Spain and China, our Professional Development Diploma combines academic study with practical, real-world experience to equip you for success in a leadership position in global hospitality. If you don't have a background in hospitality, you’ll first enter a two-week Hospitality Immersion Program, where you'll gain essential grounding in the fundamentals of hospitality. Your semester of academic study features courses like leadership, innovation, services marketing, event management and financial/performance management, as well as an immersive business field trip. Your PDD program also includes a 6-month professional internship, where you can develop your hospitality know-how and discover the secrets of the best and most innovative brands. You can base your internship in your country of study, or make use of our global industry connections to try a completely new environment. Upon successful completion of the program, you may be eligible to join the second semester of our Master of Business Administration in Global Hospitality.

Course details

Who is the course for?

Our Professional Development Diploma in International Hospitality Management is designed for professionals with at least three years of work experience in business or hospitality, preferably in a managerial or executive-level role. As a PDD student, you will have access to expert career counselors to guide and support you as you pursue your professional ambitions. The Les Roches name is known and trusted by leading companies the world over for our highly employable graduates. We are proud to be ranked in the top 3 globally for employer reputation in our industry.