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Management Programmes

Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management – SPECIAL PROMOTION



July 2024


La Xenia Campus


1 Year includes:
Academic Study
20 weeks
(5 months)
Study Break
4 weeks
(1 month)
24 weeks
(6 months)




100%  in English
Entry Requirements
Career Opportunities

Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management

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The Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management provides students with a broad understanding of the operational aspects of the international tourism and hospitality industry and a knowledge of the underlying principles involved.  

The programme combines practical career-based elements with essential management disciplines that will be invaluable as the student’s career progresses. The programme provides the practicality needed for the workplace with the theory needed to advance in management roles in the hospitality and tourism industry.

Classes begin: 22 July 2024

Entry Requirements

Age Qualification

  • 18 to 29 years old (International Students) – due to immigration restrictions regarding age, immigration will not grant student visa for students over 30 years of age
  • 18 to 50 years old (EU/EFTA Citizens)

Academic Qualification

  • secondary school leave OR
  • A-Level OR
  • UK level 3 OR
  • equivalent

English Qualification

  • IELTS 4.0 or equivalent OR
  • exempted if English is language of instruction of prior program OR
  • reach level B2 at

Please note: For students requiring a Swiss student visa, enrollment into the programme is based on the student acquiring a Swiss student visa. For more information see admissions process and visa application

Career Opportunities

The Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management will enable students to apply for jobs in hospitality and tourism organisations as hotels, travel agencies, resorts, clubs, restaurants, cruise lines, contract catering, retail outlets, fast food restaurants, and many more.


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Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management

21,500 CHF

9,999 CHF*

* Fee includes: tuition fee, registration fee, study materials, WIFI on campus and airport pickup for new students.

* Fee does not include: airfare, accommodation, meals, medical insurance, SIM card, personal living expenses, entertainment expenses or student visa expenses for students requiring a Swiss student visa.

For further details regarding fees, please visit contact the Admissions Office.

Optional Accommodation Package

Additional fee 4,999 CHF*

* Fee includes: shared accommodation at a sports camp and medical insurance for 5-months during studies.

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Programme Enhancements

Each programme enhancement is an additional cost
Programme Enhancement #1

Achieve CTH Level 4 Diploma in Hospitality Management

Additional fee 2,000 CHF

Why Study the Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management at La Xenia?

The Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism provides students with:

  • a global education and a global future
  • a qualification in international hospitality and tourism management, covering all the key skills required for a dynamic and fast-growing career in the hospitality and tourism industry world-wide
  • a mixture of theoretical knowledge with practical experience, guided self-study and internship
  • a chance to learn the Swiss art of hospitality
  • 6 months of internship
  • beautiful surroundings in the Swiss Alps
  • qualified international lecturers with many years of experience in the field of tourism and hospitality management
  • local company visits
  • guest speakers from the hospitality and tourism industry
  • optional accommodations in a sports camp providing students with recreational activities such as, table tennis, foosball, snooker, darts, basketball, soccer, hiking to name a few
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Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management

Programme Structure

Students must successfully complete:  7 core courses and a full-time internship

Credits:  90 ECTS = 60 ECTS for 7 courses + 30 ECTS for internship

Core Courses

Finance in Tourism and Hospitality

Customer Service Management in Tourism and Hospitality

Global Tourism and Hospitality

Rooms Division Operations

Rooms Division Supervision

Food and Beverage Operations

Food and Beverage Supervision



Practical Training Internship

La Xenia students with teacher in classroom

Note:  The courses listed above for this programme are regularly reviewed to ensure they are up-to-date and meet industry needs as well as the latest teaching methods. On occasion, we may need to make unexpected changes to the courses – if this occurs, we will contact all registered students as soon as possible.

Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management