HOSPITALITY EDUCATION 2018-03-01T16:27:41+00:00


Travel and Tourism is one of the fastest growing sectors of employment globally. It is absolutely critical to have well-educated graduates and well-trained management to drive the sector forward successfully.


One of the best hospitality schools in the world

Jonathan Humphries is a Senior Lecturer of Hotel Asset Management and Hotel Planning and Development at Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne (EHL), where he created two undergraduate courses and delivered them to over 1,000 students.

Katharine is also a Visiting Professor at the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne and teaches Hotel Planning & Development.

Founded in 1893, EHL provides a top-quality, world-class education on a lively and dynamic campus. Four university-level academic programs are available, offering many opportunities for international careers in the hospitality industry.  An Executive-MBA, a Masters in Global Hospitality, a Bachelor in Hospitality Management and an MBA in Hospitality.

EHL has established one of the largest and most dynamic hospitality professional networks of 25,000 alumni around the world.

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The best place for learning hospitality management in China

Jonathan Humphries delivered a 40-hour tailor-made course on hotel asset management and hotel development to 90 final year bachelor students.

Beijing Hospitality Institute (BHI), established in May 2008, offers a four-year Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Management programme of study, with the academic certification of Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL).  EHL designed the academic curriculum of BHI, which was approved by MOE, China.  In addition, EHL provides BHI with consulting support in the design of the BHI campus, training and development of the management and faculty of BHI, audit of teaching materials and classes.

Hospitality management is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, especially in China.

BHI’s vision is to be a leading hospitality institute in China, and in Asia.


Largest university in Switzerland

Jonathan Humphries is a repeat guest lecturer to the University of Zurich and CUREM (Center for Urban & Real Estate Management) on the subject of “Hotel Investment & Market Due Diligence”.

The University of Zurich and CUREM offer the RICS-accredited real estate programme – the Master of Advanced Studies in Real Estate. CUREM was founded in 2004 by real estate professionals and is completely focused on the real estate industry and aims to contribute towards its professionalization. From the start, CUREM has endeavored to bring international knowledge to Switzerland. This is reflected by the Swiss and European background of its teaching staff.

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