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Vatel Switzerland

Vatel Martigny is one of the group’s most recent schools. The campus has been designed to innovatively accommodate theoretical classes, student residence and also practical training facilities on one same modern campus.

Degrees offered:

  • Bachelor's Degree in International Hotel Management

  • Master's Degree in International Hotel Management – specialization in Human Resources Management & Training

Languages of programs :

English  French

Vatel Switzerland is located in Martigny, in the heart of Europe. This charming town is a place where history, culture and meeting possibilities blend together with harmony. People living in this warm and family friendly place can benefit from an excellent quality of life, security and routes allowing them to easily reach Lausanne, Geneva, Chamonix, Lyon or Milan by train or by car.

With a well developed infrastructure Martigny attracts a growing number of high-end firms such as IDIAP, one of the world's leaders in artifical intelligence that shares the building with Vatel Switzerland allowing interesting partnerships or projects to work on. It is proud to boast a rich and diversified cultural life famous around the world thanks to the Pierre Gianadda foundation, its archaeological centre for Roman remains and a permanent outdoor sculptures exposition.

Well known skiing resorts in the nearby (Verbier, Crans-Montana, Zermatt, Gstaad) and wandering itineraries leading to Lake Geneva add to the large array of sport possibilities available in the area, in winter and in summer.


Vatel Switzerland is widely acknowledged for its continuous efforts to improve its offer to students. The school was granted its latest prize in January 2014 for "Best Investment in Switzerland 2013"



General classroom equipment

  •  Beamer equipped classrooms

  •  Conference rooms

  •  Study rooms for students

  •  Free Wi-Fi Internet connection

  •  All students are equipped with tablets to reduce the carbon footprint and answer the demands of   the next generation of hoteliers.


Training facilities

  • Vatel Hotel **** with 115 rooms

  • Jacuzzi and sauna

  • Vatel restaurant with patio

  • Cocktail and event rooms

  • Training kitchen

  • Convention facilities for up to 400 people


Vatel Switzerland is currently the only hotel management school in Switzerland to possess its own 4* training hotel open all year for the education of its students



Students must comply with the Swiss health insurance law and sign for an individual health insurance, unless they can prove they are covered by their initial insurance plan during their studies.

Third party insurance plans are provided during internships in Switzerland, through the school's administration.



  • Cyberlibris Virtual Library

  • Vatel Intranet

  • Internship and job placement department

  • SSC - Student Services Coordination for insurance, visa, permit and administrative issues

  • SSL - Student Life Coordination (sports, cultural activities, newsletter, committees, partnerships)

  • Temporary extra job placement (banquets or receptions)

  • Student Fund Council

  • Industrial visits and guest conferences



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Vatel Switzerland is a proud member of HOSCO, where top hospitality companies, schools and students from all over the world meet and interact.



At the moment students live in the Vatel Hotel, Vatel Switzerland's training hotel. There are 115 bedrooms in the hotel, a big conference centre for up to 400 guests, smaller meeting rooms, and a restaurant. Students’ bedrooms are cosy, and fully equipped with a TV, desks, internet connection, linen, towels, hair dryer and usual toilet aminities. Classrooms at Vatel Switzerland are located on the business side of the hotel, where the Vatel administration offices are to be found, along with the professors’ room, the library and the computer room. The cafeteria and the students’ common room with a big flat screen TV are located in the basement.

The Café Vatel is available to students only and is managed by a full-time director, allowing students to relax after work and enjoy a few hours with other students all day long.


Lodging facilities

  • Student residence with double rooms, all equipped with a Wi-Fi Internet access

  • Student cafeteria

Maintaining excellent and personalized conditions for students is among the top priorities of Vatel Switzerland. For this reason a brand new concept including hotel facilities and campus is already planned for the upcoming years, only 4 years after the opening of the school.


Vatel Switzerland

Your contact

Admissions Office

+41 (0)27 720 18 86


Address of the Hotel School

Rue Marconi 19 CH-1920 Martigny Switzerland


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