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About EHL Group

EHL Group is a leading education group delivering hospitality management education, consulting and innovation worldwide. Headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, the Group includes:

EHL Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne is an ambassador for traditional Swiss hospitality and has been a pioneer in hospitality education since 1893 with over 25,000 alumni worldwide. EHL is a leading school that provides a range of on-campus and online learning solutions, including undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs to talented students from over 120 different countries. The school is widely recognized as the world’s best and boasts two campuses in Switzerland, in Lausanne and Chur-Passugg. It is ranked no1 by QS and CEO World rankings, and its gastronomic restaurant is the world’s only educational establishment to hold a Michelin Star for two consecutive years.

EHL Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality (Chur-Passugg) has been one of the leading hospitality management schools for hotel specialists for 50 years. SSTH delivers Swiss-accredited professional training and higher education in its newly renovated 19th century spa-hotel in Chur-Passugg, Graubünden, to Swiss and international students from 20 countries.

EHL Advisory Services is the largest Swiss hospitality advisory company with expertise in the development of educational models and quality assurance for learning centers, as well as strategic and operational advisory for businesses, namely providing benchmark service culture implementation to companies within the hospitality sector and beyond. EHL Advisory Services has offices in Lausanne, Beijing, Shanghai and New Delhi and has delivered mandates in more than 60 countries over the past 40 years.

Our Awards & Rankings

For the second year in a row EHL has been ranked at the top position by QS World University Ranking for Hospitality and Leisure Management in 2020 and by CEO World ranking. EHL has also received the award for “best innovation in education” at the Worldwide Hospitality Awards 2019 for the Bachelor in International Hospitality Management program, following a multi-campus study options and the entrepreneurial support provided to the students. This international distinction confirms the strong recognition of EHL by the hospitality industry.

With a confirmed Michelin Star in 2020 for the Berceau des Sens, our student-operated restaurant on campus, EHL continues to strive for innovation and excellence and remains committed to enhancing the learning and career opportunities for our students.
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EHL Group

A Not-for-Profit Company

Our organizational status as a foundation clearly sets us apart by signifying the reinvestment of all profits to further enhance the quality of our students' education. Our structure allows us to deploy a variety of products and offerings in both Swiss and international markets. It enables students, faculty and administrative personnel to evolve in an environment that is in line with the hospitality industry's expectations. Most importantly, being a not-for-profit company facilitates our work in developing academic programs and resources, thereby reinforcing our status as the world's leader in higher education in Hospitality Management.

EHL Professor Profiles

Our faculty members are an inspiration to our students and are skilled at incorporating applied research into their classes.

Executive Bios

The CEO, along with the Executive Committee, implements the strategy defined by the Board of Directors within all EHL Holding SA business units.

Board of Governors

EHL Foundation is the sole owner of EHL SA holding company and its Board of Governors defines the EHL vision and founding values