Sommet Education is a network of hospitality management institutions with campuses in Switzerland, Spain, the United Kingdom, the United States and China. Sommet Education’s two institutions, Glion Institute of Higher Education and Les Roches Global Hospitality Education, offer undergraduate, graduate and executive education programmes to suit a wide range of personalities, career goals and country preferences.
Facts about Sommet Education
Students have the opportunity to study abroad across Sommet Education’s global network and further enhance an international education that gives them the language skills, cultural knowledge and global perspective that the hospitality industry requires.
Unique Model of Education
Our institutions follow the Swiss model of experiential education. This unique model balances theory-based coursework with skills-based learning on campus.
While each campus has its own specialised approach, Sommet Education ensures that curricula, teaching methodologies and student lifestyle work in unison to help graduates fully develop the skills they need to become tomorrow’s industry leaders.
All Sommet Education institutions are fully accredited at the university level.
Accreditation ensures that each institution’s curriculum, facilities, faculty and student services meet high standards and are regularly reviewed.
With a diversified portfolio of 5 billion euros in assets, Eurazeo is one of the leading listed investment companies in Europe. Its purpose and mission is to identify, accelerate and enhance the transformation potential of the companies in which it invests. The Company covers most private equity segments through its four business divisions – Eurazeo Capital, Eurazeo Croissance, Eurazeo PME and Eurazeo Patrimoine. Its solid institutional and family shareholder base, robust financial structure free of structural debt, and flexible investment horizon enable Eurazeo to support its companies over the long term. Eurazeo is notably either a majority or key shareholder in AccorHotels, ANF Immobilier, Asmodee, Desigual, Elis, Europcar, Fintrax, Sommet Education, Neovia, Les Petits Chaperons Rouges, Moncler, Novacap and smaller companies, including the investments of Eurazeo PME and Eurazeo Croissance.