Entry requirements

  • Previous experience: Recommended but not mandatory
  • Minimum age recommendation: 21 years
  • Bachelor degree in the field of Management
  • TOEFL/IELTS score: TOEFL IBT 79 / IELTS 6.0

Months of entry

April, October

Course content

CRCS celebrates and embraces the legacy of Mr. & Mrs. Ritz, the forerunners of the modern Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, therefore carries the prestigious values of Swiss innovation and entrepreneurship, and modern customer experience. This is a premium education experience, learning how to leads in business through the application of innovation and entrepreneurship.

QS ranking No.3 for Hospitality and Leisure management.

This course is designed to elevate your expertise through advanced courses, seminars, and certificates while honing essential soft skills such as Emotional Intelligence, Communication, Collaboration, and Problem-Solving through immersive practical programs seamlessly integrated into the coursework.

Duration: 15 months (can be accelerated to 12 months on individual basis)

Campus location: Brig

Term 1 (11 weeks)

  • Leading People and Organizations
  • Presentation Skills and Storytelling
  • Processes and Operations Management
  • Leadership and Ethics

Workshops / Seminars / Practical Experiences:

  • Harvard Business Publishing Leadership Certificate
  • Team-Building Workshop
  • Practical Seminar: Leading in Remote Environments and the Digital World

Term 2: 11 weeks

  • The Executive Mindset
  • Business Modelling
  • Corporate Finance
  • Strategic Marketing

Workshops / Seminars / Practical Experiences

  • Workshop: Leading with Emotional Intelligence
  • Practical Seminar: Negotiation Skills in the Global Business Arena
  • Special Program: Networking and Alliances

Term 3: 11 weeks

  • Leadership for Change and Innovation
  • AI and New Technologies for Leaders
  • Global Strategic Management
  • Leadership in Practice

Workshops / Seminars / Practical Experiences:

  • Global Leadership Retreat
  • Special Program: Project Management (with Certificate)
  • Equine Leadership Workshop
  • Seminar on Business Valuation

Term 4: 22 weeks

  • Leadership and Management Capstone
  • Global Internship (optional)

Tuition fee: CHF 35,500

Information for international students


Fees and funding

UK students
CHF 61,150
International students
CHF 61,150

Scholarships which cover up to 30% of the total tuition fees are available, subject to approval

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    15 months months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Awarding body: Cesar Ritz Colleges Switzerland

Course contact details

Mimi Zhu