Experience Hospitality in Marbella
Participation in a semester abroad program is more than an academic adventure; it’s an experience that can change your life and career path.
Spain is one of the most welcoming places in the world, not surprisingly we ﬁnd it’s ranked 3rd most visited country in the world and 3rd globally with most hotel rooms. When it comes to Hospitality Management, Spain knows how to do it!
At Les Roches Marbella you will enjoy our unique experiential-learning approach, rigorous educational methods and multicultural learning environment, wtih students from more than 70 countries who all share a common passion for hospitality. Our state-of-the-art campus is located in the beautiful Mediterranean city of Marbella (one of Europe’s top luxury destinations),
Les Roches Marbella is ranked by industry hiring managers of luxury hotels as the top hospitality management school in the Spain for an international career (TNS, global research, 2013). Les Roches Marbella is accredited at university level by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), one of the leading US accreditation bodies.
This semester-long program has been designed to give students the opportunity to understand not only theoretical knowledge needed to become a hospitality professional within an international context, but to have hands-on experience at our campus in Marbella. Students will choose up to 5 courses, in consultation with the Academic department and depending on current level of studies – for a total of 15 credits – from the second year and/or third year classes listed below*. Students have the option to experience an internship.
TOTAL: 15 credits
Please note: the 20-week* semester includes 1 week of induction and 1 week mid-term break.
Upon completion of the semester abroad, students will receive a course transcript listing the corresponding passed credits. Credit transfer to the students’ university is subject to evaluation by their current university.
* Availabilty of classes is dependent on current level of study and subject timetable of second and third year classes. Confirmation of academic subjects to be taken will be provided after consultation with the Les Roches Marbella Academic department.
** Arrival and program dates may vary depending on academic subjects chosen.
To become a hospitality professional, it is important to understand not only theoretical knowledge within an international context, but to have hands-on experience within the industry. This semester-long program has been designed to give students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the practical aspects of hospitality.
During the semester in Spain, students will focus solely on practical learning. Students will take the following courses:
TOTAL: 18 credits
Please note: the 20-week semester includes 1 week mid-term break.
Important Dates 2018
Arrived in Spain: X & X Septiembre 2018
Start of the Program: X Septiembre 2018
Completion of the Program: X Febrero 2019