EHL Group is composed of portfolio of specialized business units, focused on meeting the expectations of the global hospitality markets. It acquired our institution in November 2013 as a majority shareholder, alongside hotelleriesuisse, the Swiss Hotel Association (SHA). EHL Group owns Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL), the world's oldest and most famous hospitality management school.

EHL provides a university-level education to talented and ambitious students who aspire to top careers in the international hotel management and hospitality industries. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC, USA), through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. It is also the only hospitality school recognized as part of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland, which warranties the educational excellence of all our programs and ensures that our degrees are protected by Swiss law. Since it was first established in 1893, EHL has trained over 25,000 hospitality industry executives.

Swiss Hotel Association (hotellerie suisse)
The Swiss Hotel Association (SHA) is the center of excellence for the Swiss hotel industry, and is the trade association representing the interests of national and international hotels. Since 1882, SHA, together with its 3,120 members (of which 2,020 are hotels), has championed a quality-conscious and forward-looking hotel and accommodation industry in Switzerland.

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