Top 50 hospitality schools in the world 2018

While Dubai didn't make the cut in top 50, the growing tourism hub offers quite a few schools including EAHM

Cornell University, USA.
Cornell University, USA.

QS Top Universities, the higher education data specialist recently released the list of top 50 hospitality and leisure management schools in the world on February 28, 2018.

Schools from United States, Switzerland, Hong Kong and the United Kingdom took various positions in the top 10 rankings. University of Nevada in the US took the first spot while four schools from Switzerland, namely Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne which ranked second, Glion Institute of Higher Education, Les Roches Global Hospitality Education and Swiss Hotel Management School were ranked in the top 10 schools.

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University ranked third in the list, while University of Surrey and Bournemouth University took fourth and eighth place respectively. And Virginia Tech ranked 10th on the list.

QS top 10 hospitality management and leisure schools in the world:

1. University of Nevada - Las Vegas, USA     


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2. Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne, Switzerland    


3. The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong      


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4. University of Surrey, UK


5. Glion Institute of Higher Education, Switzerland           


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6. Les Roches Global Hospitality Education, Switzerland  


7. Swiss Hotel Management School, Switzerland          


8. Bournemouth University, UK


9. Cornell University, USA

10. Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Virginia Tech), USA


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To see the complete list, read here.

While Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM) in Dubai or other hospitality schools in the UAE didn’t make the top 50 cut by QS, EAHM was ranked in the top 10 in 2017 by

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