Welcome to HTMi

A Leading Hotel Management Institute in the World

HTMi Hotel and Tourism Management Institute Switzerland prepares students for a management career in the global hospitality industry. The institute has five centers for excellence, they are The School of International Hotel and Tourism Management, The International Hospitality Research Centre, The International Centre for Events Management Training, The Centre for Career Management and The Centre for Culinary Management.

The mission for all students is “Come as Student, Become a Manager.”

To help achieve this mission the focus of HTMi is to provide each student with a high-quality education, search for excellence in everything that happens within HTMi, and to provide an organization that meets the contemporary needs of the international hotel and tourism industry. Our high-quality modern campus, located within two Swiss hotels, is a recognized part of the beautiful, famous UNESCO Biosphere of the Canton Luzern, Switzerland.

Student Life and Leisure

HTMi Campus has an international crowd of students and all are welcome to our international family. Students come from all different parts of the world to join us and so we do everything possible to make HTMi their second home. We have a very student family-centered culture. HTMi strives to ensure that students, not only get a great education but also that students are happy at HTMi.

Students have a wide access to sporting facilities including on-campus and nearby including: tennis, swimming, basketball, fitness center, skiing, snowboarding, golf, ping pong, billiards, or just enjoy the great outdoors by walking, running, biking or hiking in one of the worlds most beautiful natural environments in this UNESCO Biosphere. In addition, students can enjoy our campus spa with sauna and solarium.

There is powerful wireless internet throughout the campus and many student events are organized such as Mr. and Miss HTMi Event, a Wedding, Party Nights, Cultural Evenings and much more.

At weekends students can go Luzern, Bern, Zurich, Geneva for shopping, entertainment, or just to enjoy the beautiful mesmerizing environment of Soerenberg, an area protected by UNESCO, because of its natural beauty. HTMi organizes student trips in Switzerland to visit, amongst others world-famous cheese, chocolate, and wine producers.

Accreditations and Rankings

HTMi has developed many collaborations and partnerships globally with leading academic providers and hospitality companies and has been accredited as a leading mark of educational quality for the sector.

HTMi Moves up in World Ranking

In March 2017, in the annual QS World University Rankings, HTMi Hotel, and Tourism Management Institute, has moved into the world top 20 in Hospitality and Leisure Management. (Current rank is 15)


HTMi is located in Soerenberg in the world famous beautiful UNESCO Biosphere of Canton Luzern, Central Switzerland. It is one of Switzerland’s most beautiful resorts, 40 minutes by public transportation from Luzern City. Students reside, study and train in two picturesque, traditional Swiss hotels, which are furnished to a modern high-quality standard, following a major investment completed in 2016, reflecting the best values of Swiss life. Students come from more than 40 countries to study hotel management the famous Swiss way. Our students study and train in a real hotel environment. Soerenberg is an excellent example of ecotourism, with tourism and nature in harmony in this most beautiful environment.

Each year our students mingle with tourists from more than 50 countries worldwide. In the summer they visit Soerenberg for its beautiful clean, green environment when temperatures can average around 25 degrees centigrade. In winter they visit for the exciting and vibrant environment when Soerenberg becomes a ski and snowboarding resort.

Welcome to Soerenberg, one of the worlds most beautiful tourist resorts. Welcome to HTMi, a leading hotel management institute in the world.

Come as a Student, Become a Manager

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HTMi - Hotel And Tourism Management Institute

Students who successfully complete the programme will be awarded the MBA Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Management by HTMi Hotel and Tourism Management Institute. ... [+]

Objectives and Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of the course, students will be able to:

Interpret practical, theoretical and personal skills required for senior management roles within a variety of international hotel and tourism organisations. Synthesise strategic, organisational and marketing processes of a commercial hospitality enterprise within the context of the global nature of the business. Cultivate a professional management attitude by nurturing the creative development of innovative ideas and solutions. Confidently debate, research and synthesise theories while evaluating organisational learning. Critically analyse different multilateral institutions and transnational organisations including an evaluation of their impacts involved in international tourism and heritage tourism management. ... [-]
Switzerland Lucerne
January 2020
1 - 2 years

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