IMI International Management Institute Switzerland is one of the world’s finest Hospitality Management schools. This unique and private school was founded in 1991, and has deliberately remained small, with a maximum of 220 students per semester hailing from over 50 different countries; this ensures that students are provided with a highly personalised and individual approach to their learning. IMI graduates can be found in Senior Management positions all around the globe, and their success shows that to reach the top, it pays to start at the top.
Guaranteed Job Opportunities
IMI promises to find job opportunities for all of its graduates, a fact that makes it exceptional among other hotel schools. In their first weeks at IMI, students meet with the school’s Careers and Internships department to discuss their personal development plan. The school’s excellent industry contacts and on-campus recruitment mean that during their time at IMI, students will attend inspirational presentations and interviews with major hotel chains and other industry leaders. Internships are paid and are tailored to the students’ individual needs to allow them to develop and hone skills learnt in the classroom. IMI’s Career and Internships team will place you in paid practical training either in Switzerland or abroad.
A qualification from IMI is a stamp of excellence on any CV and will ensure that you are top of the pile for those all-important interviews. The institution’s mission is to give great value for money in terms of the education students’ receive. To do this, IMI has deliberately restricted numbers to ensure small class sizes and excellent student/teacher ratios. Their intensive Honours degrees are validated by leading UK universities meaning academic excellence is guaranteed. The fast moving nature of the hospitality industry means students can rapidly advance their careers, bringing a quicker return on investment than in many other fields.
Become Part of the IMI Family
IMI is a friendly school where the emphasis is on creating happy, confident and successful students. It is an international school that prides itself on diversity. Each semester, the school welcomes students of many different nationalities and social backgrounds. It positions itself unequivocally as an academic and inclusive school in which strong, personalised academic support ensures that no one is left behind. It is this staff dedication and student focus that gives IMI’s graduates the confidence and professionalism that makes them so attractive to future employers.
Study in the Heart of Europe
The school is located just outside Luzern; a beautiful, vibrant, university city with a large international student population. It is in the heart of German speaking Switzerland, a region famed for its high-quality education. Of all the cities in Switzerland, Luzern is considered the most beautiful. Thanks to the country’s amazing rail and road network and five international airports, students can use their time at IMI to explore the whole of Europe. You can be in class in the morning, then lying on the beach in Nice in the afternoon, or skiing at daybreak and enjoying the restaurants of Paris by nightfall.