Admissions & Fees

For Swiss & E.U. students*

Admission fees

CHF 380

 Annual Tuition Fees

Bachelor / Year - CHF 12 800

(CHF 1 066 / month)

MBA / Year  - CHF  14 000

(CHF 1 166 / Month)

*only for European Union or Swiss citizens (Passport Holder)


For non Swiss & non E.U. students

Admission fees

CHF 380

 Annual Tuition Fees

Bachelor / Year - CHF 19 500

(CHF 1 625 / Month)

MBA / Year  - CHF 22 000

(CHF 1 833 / Month)

Prices for new students starting Vatel Switzerland from January 1st, 2017.

Accommodations :
- Double room: CHF 5100  / Year
- Single room: CHF 7500 / Year

Meals at Vatel Cafe:.
- Full Board: CHF 5000  / Year
- Half Board / CHF 1650  / Year

Books from CHF 500  / Year according to needs.


The academic calendar is organized in semesters, with one intake per year. To apply for one of the programs offered by Vatel, the student must meet the entry criteria.

The candidate is invited to send the following documents by email to
• Application file with a photo, completed and signed by the candidate. The name of the financial guarantor must be mentioned.
• Copy of valid passport
• CV
• Letter of motivation in English
• Copies of diplomas
• Copy of the bulletins (mentioning the subjects studied) of the two previous years
• Copy of scores obtained on the English test: TOEFL or IELTS

Minimum level required:
- BA: IELTS (Academic) / 5.5 points or TOEFL / 80 IBT
- MBA: IELTS (Academic) / 6.0 points or TOEFL / 90 IBT

Once the complete application has been received and analyzed by the academic department, the candidate is invited to a motivational interview by Skype
Within two weeks, the admissions team informs the candidate of the final decision. The candidate is then sent an e-mail mentioning the conditions of acceptance.

To receive the letter of acceptance and the letter of guarantee and residence, the applicant must pay the registration fee of CHF 380 (non-refundable) and the deposit of CHF 3,000. Payment must be made within 30 days after receipt of the acceptance letter, in Swiss Francs and by bank transfer.
The payment of the deposit confirms the acceptance of the candidate in the program. It is deducted from the first semester tuition fees.
The total amount of tuition fees for the first semester must be paid 30 days before the start date.
After receipt of the payment, the registration confirmation is sent to the guarantor.
Please note that the letter of acceptance and the letter of guarantee and residence are the documents required for a VISA application for a student at the Swiss Embassy or the Swiss Consulate.
If the student decides to postpone his return by one year, the deposit will be transferred for the following school year.

Once the student VISA is obtained, Vatel receives the authorization authorizing the Swiss representations to issue a VISA for training. A copy is then sent directly to the student and / or the agent.