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Graduation Ceremony

Doctorate / PhD

Duration: A comprehensive program spanning 3 academic years

EQF: Aligned with the esteemed European Qualifications Framework at level 8

ECTS: equivalently with 180 European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) credits

Admission Requirement: A prerequisite for admission is a Master's degree or its equivalent

PhD Study programs

​•    PhD in Tourism and Hospitality
•    PhD in Political Sciences and International Relations
•    PhD in Economics
•    PhD in Healthcare and Public Health
•    PhD in Finance and Accounting
•    PhD in Human Resource Management and Psychology
•    PhD in ICT Management
•    Doctorate in Law (LLD)
•    PhD in Nutrition & Dietetics


Requirements for Admission:

A recognized Master degree in Hotel and/or Tourism and/or Culinary and/or Events Management or equivalent
and 3 years experience within the industry at the supervisory level
University/School/Institute or Work Testimonial
Proficiency in English – TOEFL, IELTS, or equivalent
Applicants with any doubts about their suitability for the course please Contact us.

Entry Dates:

We have four intakes per year:

  • January

  • April

  • July

  • October

Course Fee (for one year, for on-campus): 

Continuation from ISBM Post Graduate Diploma or MBA: 19'500 CHF for all students (only Tuition Fees)
International Students (Direct entry): 28'000 CHF  (Only Tuition Fee)
US and EU/EFTA Students (Direct entry): 22'000 CHF   (Only Tuition Fee)
Swiss Students or holders of a C permit (Direct entry): 18'000 CHF  (Only Tuition Fee)
Our All-Inclusive fee is inclusive of:

  • Tuition fee

  • Accommodation

  • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner for 7 days per week)

  • Handouts and files

  • Books

  • Professional excursions

  • Laundering

  • Insurance (for one year)

  • Pick up from the Airport (only for new arriving students)


Application fee is 3000 CHF

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