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Forbes Magazine calls London the most influential city in the world.
Once the heart of empires, now a hub of enterprise, London is where tradition meets transformation, where culture collides with commerce. And now, it’s home to one of the most prestigious hospitality schools in the world.
Welcome to the capital of capitals.
Welcome to Glion in London.
BE AT THE CENTER OF OPPORTUNITY
Whether it’s a suite at the Ritz or a boutique on Bond Street, London is a hub of incredible hospitality experiences.
And today, these experiences are a growing business. Especially in the UK, where hospitality accounted for 17 per cent of new jobs between 2010 and 2015.
Elite businesses from all sectors are increasingly employing talented hospitality graduates. Because, like no one else, they understand the value of creating five-star experiences that loyalise clients.
As a global center of the experience, London presents a world of opportunities.
GLION IS YOUR PASSPORT TO THAT WORLD
In fact, we bring the world to you. Each year, over 60 companies visit our campus to glimpse tomorrow's industry leaders. So if you pursue your ambitions with dedication, you'll receive four to five internship offers.
89 per cent of you (96 per cent for MBA graduates) will graduate with at least one great job offer in your pocket.
A qualification from Glion doesn't just put letters after your name, it places opportunity at your fingertips.
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BE AT THE CENTER OF INSPIRATION
“There’s nowhere else like London. Nothing at all, anywhere.”
So style icon Vivienne Westwood was heard to remark. And we couldn’t agree more. From the gothic turrets of Westminster to the sensuous snarl of Soho, Glion places you right in the center of the action.
With 250 festivals and 17,000 concerts a year, London is host to an incredible number of experiences. And while your discovering this amazing city, Glion will help you discover your own talents.
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BE AT THE CENTER OF BUSINESS
Of the top 250 companies with global or regional headquarters in Europe, 40 per cent are in London. In short, London means business.
London is a hive of enterprise where blue chip brands jostle with digital entrepreneurs. With high-end clients increasingly looking for a stellar experience, our hospitality credentials are in demand like never before, from finance to fashion and media to management consultancy. It’s why the world’s foremost business center is the perfect place for one of the world’s best hospitality schools. And also why 62 per cent of our graduates are in management positions.
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BE AT THE CENTER OF EXPERIENCE
In 2015, London welcomed a record 31.5 million visitors. And they didn’t come for the weather. Major sporting events and blockbuster exhibitions have seen visitor numbers soar 20 per cent in five years.
People flock to London to make memories that will last a lifetime. And that’s exactly what we offer at Glion. As well as an exceptional education with a new emphasis on Events, Sport and Entertainment Management, you’ll be welcomed into a vibrant student experience. At Downshire House, our historic HQ at the heart of the University of Roehampton campus, you’ll find over 60 student societies and a community of 10,000 students from over 140 different countries.
BE AT THE CENTER OF EXCELLENCE
Substance with style. Dignity with drive. Professionalism with personality. Excellence is all about finding the right balance. Achieving a perfect harmony of complementing qualities.
Like that represented by Glion London: Swiss tradition with a London twist.
A PROGRESSIVE APPROACH
We combine the eminence of one of the world's top hospitality management schools with the excitement of its most vibrant city.
Our approach blends traditional values with probing research and progressive thinking. Our curriculum mixes rigorous academics with real-world application and dedicated mentoring with a strong emphasis on self-development. And our international faculty is made up of leaders in their field, each combining teaching distinction with experience at the very highest levels of the industry.
IT IS AN INDUSTRY WHICH IS GROWING YEAR ON YEAR
In fact, it's estimated that by 2024, one in ten jobs worldwide will be in the travel and tourism sector. And while this is obviously an exciting opportunity, it also presents a significant challenge for the elite brands to set themselves apart from the crowd. For this, they look to the winning combinations that underpin Glion London’s philosophy.