The mission for all students is “Come as Student, Become a Manager.” To help achieve this mission the focus of HTMi is to provide each student with a high quality education, search for excellence in everything that happens within HTMi, and to provide an organization that meets the contemporary needs of the international hotel and tourism industry. 



Over the next decade, the international hotel and tourism industry is forecast to maintain its position as the world’s largest employer and the world’s largest provider of management positions. HTMi’s role is to prepare students for a management career in this, the most exciting industry today. HTMi is supported by a world-wide network of international hotel companies, whose representatives regularly visit HTMi to recruit on campus. HTMi graduates can be found in the leading hotel companies world-wide.


HTMi graduates can be found in the leading hotel companies world-wide.


Housing services

Hotel Campus Mariental Panorama

Student Life

Campus life

HTMi is located in Soerenberg in the world famous beautiful UNESCO Biosphere of Canton Luzern, Central Switzerland. From Zürich International Airport, purchase a ticket to “Sörenberg Schulhaus”, then take the train to the Zürich Hauptbahnhof (Zürich Main Station), then take the train to Luzern Hauptbahnhof, then take the train towards Bern, via Wolhusen, and get off at Schuepfheim (from Luzern it should be the train operated by the “BLS” company). 

Sports facilities

Tennis, swimming, basketball, fitness center, skiing, snow boarding, golf,  ping pong, billiards.


HTMi is accredited and recognised formally as a Higher Education Institution with EduQua, the Swiss Association for Quality and Management Systems (SQS) and the British Accreditation Council (BAC). The BAC is a full member of the European Association for Quality Assurance (ENQA). All undergraduate programmes and the MSc are accredited by the Institute of Hospitality.

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